Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/2/11

The Miami Dolphins waived backup quarterback Sage Rosenfels from the reserve/non-football illness list late Thursday evening.

Rosenfels has not played this season due to a lingering blood infection, but - if healthy - may find his way back to Houston.

Houston is desperate for quarterbacking help, with top option Matt Schaub out for the season with a foot injury and backup Matt Leinart suffering a broken collarbone in last Sunday's 20-13 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Rosenfels suited up in 19 games for Houston from 2006-2008, making 10 starts. He hasn't thrown a pass since.

In the meantime, T.J. Yates will continue to start for the Texans, who host the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

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