Dec 27, 2020; Houston, Texas, USA; Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Tee Higgins (85) makes a reception for a touchdown against Houston Texans cornerback John Reid (34) during the third quarter at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Texans trading CB John Reid to Seahawks

The Houston Texans are trading second-year cornerback John Reid to the Seattle Seahawks for a conditional seventh-round draft pick in 2023, NFL Network reported Tuesday.

Reid, 25, played in 13 games (one start) last season after the Texans drafted him in the fourth round out of Penn State.

He registered 13 tackles and one pass deflection.

The Texans were reportedly planning to release Reid before finding a trade partner.

–Field Level Media

Dec 6, 2020; Houston, Texas, USA; Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Michael Pittman (11) makes a reception as Houston Texans cornerback Phillip Gaines (29) attempts to make a tackle during the second quarter at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Texans CB Gaines, three others ruled out vs. Colts

Cornerback Phillip Gaines was one of four Houston Texans players ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts, the team announced.

In addition to Gaines (knee), the Texans declared Saturday that running backs Duke Johnson (neck), RB C.J. Prosise (ankle) and CB John Reid (neck) will not travel with the team to Indianapolis.

Gaines, 29, will miss his second straight game with the injury. He also sat out Houston’s 36-7 loss to Chicago on Sunday.

Gaines has recorded 24 tackles in 12 games this season for the Texans (4-9).

Johnson, 27, has rushed 77 times for 235 yards with one touchdown in 11 games in 2020.

Prosise, 26, has 10 carries for 19 yards in 10 games this season.

Reid, 24, has nine tackles in 11 games this season.

–Field Level Media