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Texans sign John Simon off Ravens' practice squad, per source
Texans sign John Simon off Ravens' practice squad, per source

The Houston Texans have signed outside linebacker John Simon off of the Ravens' practice squad, according to a league source. Simon was being paid by the Ravens an upgraded practice squad salary of $170,000, above the usual season rate of $107,100. Simon was drafted in the fourth round last year by the Ravens. As a member of the Texans' active roster, Simon will make the veteran minimum and be reunited with former Ohio State assistant coach Mike Vrabel. At Ohio State, Simon was the Big Ten Conference Player of the Year as he lined up at defensive end, defensive tackle and linebacker while operating primarily as a pass rusher and run-stopper. In seven...

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