As the Texans’ losses began to pile up this season, second-year linebacker Whitney Mercilus began to press a little more.
And a little more.
Three weeks ago, Jeff Tarpinian wasn’t on an NFL roster. This week, he might end up making a spot start for the Houston Texans.
Ed Reed’s time in Houston came to an end after less than eight months. Reed was brought to the Texans to be a key contributor for a Super Bowl-caliber team.
That didn’t happen.