Report: Free agent WR Brian Hartline visiting Texans

Thursday March 5th, 2015

Free-agent wide receiver Brian Hartline is visiting the Houston Texans, according to multiple media reports.

The Houston Chronicle reported that Hartline arrived at NRG Stadium in Houston on Thursday, after visiting the Cleveland Browns on Tuesday and the Chicago Bears on Wednesday.

Hartline, 28, was released by the Miami Dolphins last month after spending his first six NFL seasons with the team.

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He was scheduled to make $5.9 million this season as part of a five-year, $31 million contract he signed in 2013.

Hartline has 298 career catches for 4,243 yards and 12 touchdowns, with his best season coming in 2012 when he caught 74 passes for 1,083 yards. He had only 39 receptions for a career-low 474 yards and two touchdowns while playing in all 16 games in 2014.

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