The Houston Texans will reportedly launch veteran huge receiver Demaryius Thomas on Tuesday, based on James Palmer of NFL Network.

Thomas, who the Texans acquired via a commerce with the Denver Broncos in October, performed in seven video games for Houston earlier than tearing his left Achilles in a Week 16 matchup in opposition to the Philadelphia Eagles.

The 31-year previous receiver caught 23 passes for 275 yards and two touchdowns throughout his transient stint with the Texans. In his closing eight video games with the Broncos, Thomas had 36 receptions for 402 yards and three touchdowns. 

As Palmer famous, there’s nonetheless no schedule for Thomas’ return however, he did bounce again in simply six months after struggling an identical harm in his rookie season. 

Texans’ WR Demaryius Thomas Expected To Be Cut Today: Report

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Following Houston’s AFC Wild Card Game loss to the Indianapolis Colts, Thomas advised reporters he wasn’t pondering of retirement, and had hoped to complete his profession with the Texans.

“I nonetheless can play,” Thomas mentioned. “I am not serious about retirement. I simply do not know the place…I advised them I would like to be right here. I would love to complete my profession right here.”