Scarlett had four tackles, two sacks and three tackles for losses in Sunday's 33-7 loss to the Rams.

Scarlett's playing time has risen dramatically since the Texans lost Whitney Mercilus (pectoral) to a season-ending injury. He's tallied eight tackles in the last two games, with his two sacks Sunday the first of his NFL career. The second-year linebacker provided some pressure from the outside against the Rams, who at some point in the game became fixated on stopping Jadeveon Clowney.

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