Simon signed a three-year deal with the Colts on Friday, Field Yates of ESPN.com reports. Simon joins his former division rival after spending the past three seasons in Houston. He recorded 51 tackles, 3.5 sacks, two pass deflections, and one forced fumble through 11 games with the Texans last season. Simon will now look to compete with Akeem Ayers and Curt Maggitt for a starting role at outside linebacker.
Simon (chest) is listed as inactive Saturday in New England Including this divisional-round tilt, Simon has made just one appearance in the past eight games due to a lingering chest injury. Expect the Texans to employ Jadeveon Clowney and Whitney Mercilus as their outside pass rushers.
Simon (chest) is questionable to play in Saturday's game against the Patriots. Simon has dealt with a nagging chest injury since late November, forcing him to miss six of the last seven games. If he is ultimately ruled out, Akeem Dent will likely replace him in the starting lineup.
Simon (chest) was limited in practice Wednesday. Simon missed six of the last seven contests due to a chest aliment but his limited participation in practice Wednesday is a promising sign that he may be able to make his return for Saturday's divisional tilt with the Patriots. Look for more updates to come throughout the practice week. Should he be ruled out again, expect Akeem Dent to start at outside linebacker.
Simon (chest) was ruled out for the Texans' wild-card playoff game Saturday against the Raiders, The Houston Chronicle reports. Simon is a starter at outside linebacker for the Texans and his absence will downgrade Houston's D/ST unit.