Cushing, who underwent season-ending knee surgery last October, has been at the Houston Methodist Training Center practice field for OTAs. Despite not being able to participate, Cushing is making his presence known, according to O’Brien.
“He’s out there every day and he’s one of the leaders of our football team. He’s been around, he’s played a lot of football. He’s played well for this organization and he’s obviously out there taking mental reps and also helping the younger guys.”