Texans clean out their lockers
The Texans signed six players to futures contracts on Monday.
Five of them were on the practice squad to finish the season: WR Andy Cruse (Miami, Ohio), DB Loyce Means (Houston), WR EZ Nwachukwu (Texas A&M), WR Rico Richardson (Jackson State), DB Steven Terrell (Texas A&M).
The other is wide receiver Mike Thomas. Thomas, who went to Arizona, was a fourth-round pick of the Jaguars in 2009. In 2010, he caught 66 passes for 820 yards and four touchdowns. For his career, he has 176 catches.