Texans cut D.J. Swearinger

The Houston Texans cut safety D.J. Swearinger, who  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 had been linked to trade discussions, but no deal was struck.
The former second-round pick from South Carolina had 73 tackles, three forced fumbles and two interceptions last season.
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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Aaron Wilson
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.

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