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The Houston Texans free agency day one recap

March 11, 2019 - 7:01 pm

HOUSTON (SPORTSRADIO 610) - The Houston Texans were active in the first day of free agency with offering a long-term contract to free-agent safety Tyrann Mathieu and re-signing or extended qualifying offers to six players.

Monday evening we learned that Tyrann Mathieu planned to sign with the Kansas City Chiefs

DE Angelo Blackson

Signed to a new three-year, $12 million deal.

K Ka'imi Fairbairn

A $3.095 million second-round tender to the restricted free agent kicker. Fairbairn led the NFL last season with 150 points but was not selected to the Pro Bowl.

NT Brandon Dunn

A $2.025 million original-round restricted free agent tender to the defensive lineman who started ten games last season, twenty-four tackles, and an interception. 

OLB Brennan Scarlett

A $2.025MM original-round restricted free agent tender for the three-year veteran, who stood out in special teams play.

WR DeAndre Carter

Signed an undisclosed contract. Claimed off waivers in week seven and looked like a true return man.

DE Joel Heath

Signed to a new one-year contract.