Found December 06, 2011 on
The Houston Texans cut quarterback Kellen Clemens and placed punter Brett Hartmann on injured reserve.
The 28-year-old Clemens joined the Texans (9-3) on Nov. 23 after quarterback Matt Schaub was injured and needed season-ending surgery to repair a Lisfranc injury in his right foot. Backup Matt Leinart was injured in the next game, rookie T.J. Yates became the starter and Houston signed Jake Delhomme to back up Yates.
Yates completed 12 of 25 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown in the Texans' 17-10 win over Atlanta on Sunday. Hartmann, an undrafted rookie out of Central Michigan, tore his left anterior cruciate ligament late in the game.
Coach Gary Kubiak said Monday that Houston will sign another punter after holding tryouts. Houston plays at Cincinnati (7-5) on Sunday.
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The St. Louis Rams claimed quarterback Kellen Clemens off waivers from the Houston Texans.
The Rams are dealing with multiple injuries at the position, with starter Sam Bradford sitting out last week's game against San Francisco due to an ankle injury.
Backup A.J. Feeley started against the 49ers but sustained a small fracture in his thumb.
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A week after signing veteran Jake Delhomme, and two days after fifth-round pick T.J. Yates won his first NFL start, the Texans have waived quarterback Kellen Clemens, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Clemens was signed to a one-year contract after the team lost quarterback Matt Schaub to a season-ending foot injury. The former second-round pick out of Oregon was inactive...
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The Houston Texans have released backup quarterback Kellen Clemens and placed punter Brett Hartmann on injured reserve.
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