The Texans have signed defensive end Brandon Deaderick, a source has told the National Football Post. Deaderick has racked up significant playing time for three different teams, including New Orleans last season.
The Saints declared running back Khiry Robinson (forearm), wideout Robert Meachem (ankle), linebacker Kyle Knox (hand), defensive backs Terrence Frederick and Stanley Jean-Baptiste, offensive tackle Nick Becton and defensive end Brandon Deaderick inactive for Monday's game against the Ravens.
The Saints declared defensive back Patrick Robinson (hamstring), wideouts Joe Morgan and Nick Toon, linebackers Ramon Humber (ankle) and Kyle Knox (ankle), fullback Erik Lorig (ankle) and nose tackle Brandon Deaderick inactive for the game at Detroit.
Saints defensive tackle Brandon Deaderick, wide receiver Nick Toon, wide receiver Joe Morgan, linebacker Ronald Powell, running back Mark Ingram, fullback Erik Lorig and safety Jairus Byrd were all ruled inactive Week 5 vs. Tampa Bay.
The Saints signed defensive tackle Brandon Deaderick on Tuesday, the team announced. Deaderick has played in the league for four years with the Patriots and Jaguars.