INDIANAPOLIS – Tight end Garrett Graham is inactive for the Houston Texans as they face the Indianapolis Colts. Rookie Ryan Griffin will get the start.
This will be Griffin’s 5th start of the season. Graham is still recovering from a hamstring injury. Brad Smelley, who was recenetly signed off the practice squad will be the second tight end for the Texans. The team let go of Jake Byrne on Friday.
Other inactive for the Texans are QB TJ Yates, FS Jawanza Starling, G Alex Kupper, T Andrew Gardner, G Cody White, and DE Tim Jamison.
The Colts will be without two of their starting offensive lineman. Right guard Jeff Lickenbach and center Samson Satele are both inactive. Joe Reitz and Mike McGlynn will replace them in the starting line-up.
Other inactives for Indianapolis are WR LaVon Brazill, CB Greg Toler, FB Stanley Havili, ILB Pat Angerer, C Samson Satele, T Jeff Lickenbach, DT Ricky Jean Francois.