James was placed on injured reserve after suffering a foot injury in Sunday's win over the Titans. James has been playing with a foot injury the past few weeks and it finally caught up with him.
James was claimed off waivers by the Texans, the Houston Chronicle reports. James will provide some depth on special teams but also on defense as the team announced starting cornerback Kareem Jackson (ankle) unlikely to play Week 7 against Miami.
The Ravens have signed cornerback Charles James. Best known for his starring role on HBO's 'Hard Knocks', James played both cornerback and running back during the preseason. The Ravens presumably just want to use him on defense, as the team's secondary is turning into a disaster for the second straight year.
The Texans parted ways with cornerback Charles James on Saturday, reports the Houston Chronicle. James last appeared in an NFL game during the 2013 season.
The Texans are exploring trade scenarios for cornerbacks Charles James and Jumal Rolle, according to The Houston Chronicle.