Texans sign Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Houston Texans signed veteran free-agent quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, according to the Houston Chronicle.

Per the report, it's a two-year, $7.5 million deal that includes $4 million guaranteed.

The Texans are expected to move on at some point from Matt Schaub.

Fitzpatrick, 31, passed for 2,454 yards, 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions last season in 11 games with nine starts for the Tennessee Titans.

The Texans are likely to draft a quarterbackso, Fitzpatrick would be the backup.

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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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