The Houston Texans have released veteran defensive end Whitney Mercilus. Mercilus was one of the longest- tenured players on the team after most of the team's stars have been traded or released in recent years. Mercilus appeared in 134 games for the Texans, which is the third most in franchise history.
The undefeated Arizona Cardinals are 17-point home favorites versus the 1-5 Houston Texans. Should we even consider other survivor pool options?