– The Houston Texans announce they have signed free agent RB Ron Dayne and signed four players to the practice squad.
Dayne (5-10, 245) played in ten games last season for the Denver Broncos and finished the year with 270 rushing yards and one touchdown.
Dayne was taken in the first round (11 th overall) by the New York Giants in 2000. During his career, the
last season as an unrestricted free agent.
Dayne, the 1999 Heisman Trophy winner from the
for 200-yard games.
**Dayne is reunited with Texans head coach Gary Kubiak, who was
's offensive coordinator last season. **The Texans' roster is set at 53 players.
The team also signed the following players to the practice squad:
**Player Pos. Ht. Wt. College
**Brisiel, Mike G 6-5 310
Curtis, Kevin FS 6-2 213
Porter, Quinton QB 6-5 228
Ross, Richie WR 6-4 208 Nebraska-Kearney