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Watson reunion possible
Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com suggests that the Browns should trade for Cooks to reunite him with quarterback Deshaun Watson.
Potential option for Patriots
Chad Graff of The Athletic views Cooks as a possible trade fit for New England.
Might get one more year
According to Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune, the Texans may not be fully committed to drafting a quarterback in 2023, which could give Mills one more year as Houston's starter.
Tunsil is seeking an extension with the Texans, Aaron Wilson of NBC2 Houston reports.
Hoping for extension
Howard would like to get a multi-year contract extension that keeps him with the Texans past 2023, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Doesn't want to be part of rebuild
Cooks has no desire to be part of a rebuild, and DJ Bien-Aime of ESPN.com reports that Cooks is expected to revisit his future with the Texans this offseason.
Could participate in OTAs
Metchie, who missed his rookie season while being treated for acute promyelocytic leukemia, has shown enough progress to potentially be ready to participate in OTAs this spring, Drew Dougherty of the Texans' official site reports.
Could miss three weeks
Pierce could miss as many as three games due to a high ankle sprain, Mark Berman of Fox 26 reports reports.
Tough matchup in return
Mills is back as Houston's starting quarterback, but he'll face an elite Cowboys defense in Week 14, and Aaron Wilson of KPRC2 Houston reports that the Texans will be without top two wide receivers Brandin Cooks and Nico Collins.
Could retake starting role
Mills could start in Week 14 against the Cowboys after coach Lovie Smith did not commit to a starting quarterback Monday, Mark Lane of Texans Wire reports.
Starting job uncertain
Coach Lovie Smith did not commit to Allen starting in Week 14 against the Cowboys, Mark Lane of Texans Wire reports.
Larger role on tap against Browns
Dorsett is likely to take on a larger role in Week 13 against the Browns, as fellow wide receiver Brandin Cooks has been ruled out due to a calf injury.
Set for Week 12 start, at minimum
Allen will replace Davis Mills as the Texans' starting quarterback beginning with Sunday's game against the Dolphins, DJ Bien-Aime of ESPN.com reports.
Mills has been demoted from the Texans' starting quarterback job in favor of Kyle Allen, DJ Bien-Aime of ESPN.com reports.
Might get chance to start
Allen could replace Davis Mills as the Texans' starting quarterback, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
On hot seat
Mills could be replaced as the Texans' starting quarterback, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Had interest from Panthers
The Panthers also put in a waiver claim on Rodgers, who landed with the Texans after being waived by the Packers, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
Had significant interest
The Seahawks and Kansas City had claims in for Benjamin before he was assigned to the Texans, Howard Balzer of SI.com reports.
Job not in jeopardy
Mills isn't in danger of losing his starting job, Brooks Kubena of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Likely to face Giants
Cooks, listed as questionable due to a wrist injury, is likely to play Sunday against the Giants, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Connection with team seems strained
Cooks, who spoke to the media Thursday for the first time since the trade deadline, admitted to being frustrated about not being moved to a contender, DJ Bien-Aime of ESPN.com reports.
Drew interest from Dallas
Cooks received interest from the Cowboys before ultimately staying put in Houston ahead of last week's trade deadline, Todd Archer of ESPN.com confirms.
Expected back with team Friday
Cooks, who was excused from practice leading up to the Week 9 loss to the Eagles and also sat out the contest for personal reasons, is expected back at team facilities Friday, Brooks Kubena of the Houston Chronicle reports.
On Giants' radar
Cooks is a player the Giants have called about ahead of the trade deadline, Ralph Vacchiano of Fox Sports reports.
Packers, Chiefs and Rams interested
According to Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston, the Packers, Chiefs and Rams have all called the Texans to inquire about trading for Cooks.