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The Houston Texans have signed veteran free agent quarterback John Beck.
Beck spent the last two years with the Washington Redskins. He appeared four games with three starts last season, throwing for 858 yards and two touchdowns with four interceptions.
The 30-year-old Beck was with the Ravens in 2009 and the Miami Dolphins the two seasons before that. He started four games for the Dolphins in 2007, throwing for 559 yards with one touchdown and three interceptions.
Beck will join T.J. Yates and rookie Case Keenum in the competition to be Matt Schaub's backup.
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According to Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com, quarterback Matt Schaub will be held out of the team portion of OTA’s.
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With Schaub out, T.J. Yates, Case Keenum and John Beck will get the reps at quarterback.
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