The Houston Texans have claimed quarterback Brandon Weeden off waivers from the Cowboys, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reports.
Texans starter Brian Hoyer left Monday night’s game with a concussion and is questionable to play Sunday against the Jets. T.J. Yates will start if Hoyer does not pass the NFL’s concussion protocol. Yates is the only other quarterback on Houston’s active roster, with Zac Dysert on the practice squad.
Weeden started three games for the Cowboys this season after Romo was injured but was eventually benched in favor of Cassel.
- Dan Gartland