The Houston Texans made several roster moves that were announced yesterday, including signing CB Kevin Garrett and LB Roy Manning to the team.
Garrett (5-10, 194) has 3 years of NFL experience, all with the St. Louis Rams. He has played in 23 career games and recorded 20 career tackles (16 solo). Manning (6-2, 245) joins the Texans after playing 1 year in Green Bay. While he was there, Manning totaled 25 tackles (13 solo) and 1 pass deflection in 15 games.
The Texans also announced that they have moved CB Roc Alexander to the Injured Reserve list. Alexander (5-10, 190) has torn his anterior cruciate ligament and will be out for the rest of the season.
Rookie RB Chris Taylor (6-0, 224) has also been released from the Texans active roster and signed to the practice squad, while FB Robert Douglas (6-2, 237) was released from the practice squad.
The Texans have 53 players on the active roster and 7 players on the practice squad.