On Now
Coming Up
  • Sat., Apr. 28, 2018 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT Texans Care Volunteer Day Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant is a city-wide volunteer day where Texans players, Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO and staff volunteer alongside Texans fans. Check out the many organizations with whom you can volunteer!
  • Sat., May. 26, 2018 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT FUNomenal Family Festival at Discovery Green Come play games or win prizes for signing up for any of our fan clubs!

News

Print
RSS

Texans claim OLB Paul Hazel, cut Frierson

Posted Mar 7, 2014

The Texans made a pair of transactions at linebacker on Thursday.

The Texans claimed outside linebacker Paul Hazel off waivers on Thursday and cut inside linebacker Evan Frierson.

Hazel spent the 2013 season with the Cleveland Browns. He was signed by Jacksonville following the 2013 NFL draft after being undrafted out of Western Michigan.

Hazel, 6-foot-5 and 227 pounds, played 49 games with 19 starts at WMU. He posted 104 tackles, 24 tackles for loss, 17.5 sacks, seven forced fumbles, and one fumble recovery. During the 2012-13 season, he also saw action on the college basketball team.

Frierson signed with the Texans on May 10, but was placed on injured reserve with a right shoulder injury before the start of preseason.

The roster moves come just days before free agency, which begins on March 11.

Twitter.com/DeepSlant


Content on HoustonTexans.com does not necessarily represent the views of the Houston Texans front office staff, coaches or executives.

Trending Now

Recent News