Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 3/12/12

HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 29: Tackle Eric Winston #73 of the Houston Texans lines up against the Indianapolis Colts on November 29, 2009 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Colts won 35-27. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
Well its almost here folks. NFL Free Agency.

The names are starting to trickle in aren't they?

We've just learned Houston Texans offensive tackle Eric Winston is a casualty.

He just announced on Twitter that the team has released him.

Winston had two years and $11 million remaining on his contract, which included base salaries of $5.5 million in each of the next two seasons. Releasing Winston clears $4.5 million of cap space for the Texans.

Could the Seahawks be interested?

Use this OPEN NFL FA Thread to discuss any and all Free Agency and team moves.
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