Texans waive 5, including safety Eugene Wilson

Houston Texans' Eugene Wilson (26) and Fred Bennett (32) during their NFL pre-season football game against the New Orleans Saints in Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009 in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

February 18, 2011 7:23:07 PM PST
The Houston Texans waived five players on Friday, including starting safety Eugene Wilson.

The other players released included receiver Andre Davis, linebackers Darnell Bing and Isaiah Greenhouse and defensive tackle DeMario Pressley.

The 5-foot-10 Wilson started 13 games last season, his third with Houston. He had four interceptions and 148 tackles for the Texans.