December 4, 2023

Texans sign Desmond King to practice squad

Cornerback Desmond King is again in Houston.

He re-signed with the Texans’ practice squad Monday, the group introduced.

King has remained a free agent since Oct. 18 when the Steelers reduce him. He performed three video games for Pittsburgh, seeing motion on one defensive snap and 15 on particular groups. He doesn’t have a deal with.

The Texans launched King out of the preseason, with Tavierre Thomas taking up because the nickel again.

He spent the previous two seasons in Houston, beginning 25 video games and totaling 182 tackles, 5 interceptions, 14 passes defensed and a compelled fumble.