Safety D.J. Swearinger says he's no longer with the Texans
Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger wrote on Instagram today that he's no longer with the team.
Swearinger wrote: "One heck of an opportunity #texannation I appreciate everything and the opportunity and memories!! It’s time for a new chapter and the defining moment of my career!! So long #HOUSTONTEXANS.”
Entering his third NFL season, Swearinger has been linked to trade discussions.
The former second-round pick from South Carolina had 73 tackles, three forced fumbles and two interceptions last season.
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.