With Arian Foster done for the season, Ben Tate will have a chance to showcase himself for free agency after this season.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Texans likely won’t be able to re-sign Tate.
On #Texans RB Ben Tate: He may be playing for a contract with his next team. Houston can’t afford Foster and Tate, who is up after this year
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 10, 2013