According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans have released running back Cierre Wood, defensive end Sam Montgomery and linebacker Willie Jefferson for violating team rules while they were in Kansas City.
Texans waived RB Cierre Wood, DE Sam Montgomery, OLB Willie Jefferson. Sources say they violated team rules at KC hotel. Got sent home. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) October 21, 2013
The Texans could have used Wood when both Ben Tate and Arian Foster went down.