The Texans have placed inside linebacker
Dobbins, a special teams captain, is the Texans’ second inside linebacker to go on injured reserve this week. Dobbins (ankle) and
An eighth-year veteran, Ruud signed with the Texans on Oct. 10 after inside linebacker
Collins (6-2, 241), an undrafted rookie from Oregon State, has never played in an NFL game. The Texans’ top backup options at inside linebacker Saturday will be
Dobbins started six games and played in 14 this season, his second with the Texans. The seventh-year pro from Iowa State had 35 tackles, one interception, four passes defensed and a team-record four fumble recoveries. He also had eight special teams tackles.