According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, the Houston Texans have acquired back up quarterback Ryan Mallet in a trade with the Patriots.
Ryan Mallett has been traded to the #Texans, source says
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 31, 2014
Confirmed the #texans have traded for Ryan Mallett. They get a 6th round pick.
— Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) August 31, 2014