Texans’ Shaun Cody underwent spinal surgery

According to the Houston Chronicle, Texans nose tackle Shaun Cody was released from a Los Angeles hospital after undergoing spinal surgery.

Cody was bothered by a back injury he suffered in preseason. Dr. Robert Watkins performed a “successful microscopic lumbar discectomy surgery for a lumbar disc herniation”

at Marina Del Rey Hospital, according to a release put out by the doctor.

The surgery was performed on Jan. 29.

The 30 year-old Cody recorded 17 tackles in 13 games this past season.