Texans part ways with DT Roy Lopez


Nov 7, 2021; Miami Gardens, Florida, USA; Houston Texans defensive tackle Roy Lopez (91) looks on after sacking Miami Dolphins quarterback Jacoby Brissett (not pictured) during the second quarter of the game at Hard Rock Stadium.

Nov 7, 2021; Miami Gardens, Florida, USA; Houston Texans defensive sort out Roy Lopez (91) seems to be on after sacking Miami Dolphins quarterback Jacoby Brissett (not pictured) throughout the second quarter of the sport at Laborious Rock Stadium.
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The Houston Texans waived defensive sort out Roy Lopez off injured reserve, ESPN reported Monday.

Lopez, 26, began 29 of his 33 video games with the Texans over the previous two seasons.

The 2021 sixth-round draft decide posted 67 tackles (11 for loss) with two sacks and a fumble restoration.

The Texans waived him with an harm designation final week however he went unclaimed and reverted to their IR checklist.

Lopez, who had been battling a hamstring harm, will turn out to be a free agent if he goes unclaimed this time.

—Subject Stage Media