What's Buzzing:

Texans sign nose tackle Ricardo Mathews

National Football Post

The Houston Texans have signed veteran free agent nose tackle Ricardo Mathews.

Mathew is a 6-foot-3, 300-pounder who played for the Indianapolis Colts for the past four seasons.

Mathews has played in 52 games with 51 tackles, 1.5 sacks and seven quarterback hits.

Mathews played in every game for the past two seasons and recorded 18 tackles and a half-sack last year.

In 2011, he had a career-high 19 tackles, one sakc, two pass deflections and two tackles for losses.

He's a 2010 seventh-round draft pick from Cincinnati.

Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider

Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Follow @footballpost on Twitter for the latest news
This story originally appeared on Nationalfootballpost.com
View Comments (2)
  • Reyes cheered in 1st minor league game since rejoining Mets

    Reyes cheered in 1st minor league game since rejoining Mets

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Jose Reyes received a warm welcome from fans and played errorless defense at a new position in his first minor league game since rejoining the New York Mets. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 minutes 3 seconds ago
  • Sale, White Sox topple Jays

    Sale, White Sox topple Jays

    Pitching on a hot, muggy afternoon against one of the majors' best lineups, Chris Sale made it look easy. Sale tossed eight innings of two-run ball to become the majors' first 13-game winner, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Belgium hammers Hungary 4-0 to advance to quarterfinals

    Belgium hammers Hungary 4-0 to advance to quarterfinals

    A superb performance by Eden Hazard guided Belgium to a 4-0 victory over Hungary on Sunday and a place in the European Championship quarterfinals. Defender Toby Alderweireld opened the scoring with a header in the 10th minute, but Belgium had to … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
  • Golf-Hurley lands first PGA Tour win at Congressional

    Local favourite Billy Hurley III, helped by a stunning chip-in on 15 and a monster putt at the 16th, clinched his first PGA Tour victory by three shots on Sunday at the Quicken Loans National in Bethesda, Maryland. The 34-year-old American, a U.S. … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • Taurasi helps Mercury rally past Liberty 104-97 in OT

    Diana Taurasi came up with the big play to send the game to overtime and Candice Dupree took over in the extra period to get Phoenix the victory. Dupree scored eight of her 26 points in OT and Taurasi added 24, including three key free throws near … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago