As roster deadline approaches, Texans release Colvin

Updated: August 30, 2008, 10:19 AM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- The Houston Texans released veteran linebacker Rosevelt Colvin and 20 other players Friday, the day before NFL teams must set their 53-man rosters.

The Texans signed Colvin in June after he was released by the New England Patriots. They had hoped he could be a situational pass rusher, but decided he wasn't valuable enough to take up a roster spot.

"The bottom line was to have a player on your team to just play nickel, he would have to be special," coach Gary ...

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