Former Browns quarterback
Hoyer will compete with
Houston would clear $3.2 million in cap space by cutting Fitzpatrick. The
The signings make quarterback
Mallett threw for 400 yards in three games last season, with two touchdowns and two interceptions. Both Mallett and Hoyer played for Texans coach Bill O'Brien when he was an offensive assistant with the Patriots.
The Texans traded for Mallett before the start of the 2014 season with the former Arkansas standout entering the final year of his rookie deal. He only appeared in three games this past season due to a right pectoral injury that sidelined him the remainder of the year.
In addition to Mallett, the Texans are also interested in signing free agent quarterback
|2011||New England Patriots||0||0||0||0||---||0||---||0||0||0||0/0||0||0||---|
|2012||New England Patriots||4||0||4||1||25.0||17||4.25||17||0||1||0/0||0||0||5.2|
|2013||New England Patriots||0||0||0||0||---||0||---||0||0||0||0/0||0||0||---|
|2011||New England Patriots||0||0||0||0||---||0||0||0||0|
|2012||New England Patriots||4||0||8||-9||-1.1||-1||0||0||0|
|2013||New England Patriots||0||0||0||0||---||0||0||0||0|
Youth Houston Texans JJ Watt Nike Navy Blue Team Color Game Jersey Shop Now!