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T.J. Yates leaves game, Brandon Weeden takes over for Texans

The Houston Texans‘ postseason hopes might rest on a opening of Brandon Weeden after an damage to quarterback T.J. Yates forced a group to go to a third choice during a position.

Yates, 28, was a starting quarterback for a Texans with Brian Hoyer still out with a concussion, though he went to a locker room after appearing to humour a left knee injury. Neither Yates nor Weeden was on a register during a commencement of a season. The actor who creatively battled Hoyer for personification time, Ryan Mallett, was released after blank a group flight.

Weeden started 3 games for a Dallas Cowboys progressing in a season, though posted an 0-3 record and managed to chuck only one touchdown pass in those 3 starts before he was benched in preference of Matt Cassel and eventually released.

The Texans and Colts have relating 6-7 annals and a winning group will take over a lead in a AFC South with dual weeks left to play. According to CBS, a puncture quarterback for a Texans after Weeden is punter Shane Lechler, nonetheless far-reaching receiver Cecil Shorts III has thrown 3 passes in his NFL career.

Article source: http://www.sbnation.com/nfl/2015/12/20/10630454/tj-yates-brandon-weeden-houston-texans

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