The Houston Chronicle doesn't expect Ryan Mallett to challenge for the Texans' starting job anytime soon.
Texans acquired QB Ryan Mallett from the Patriots in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick in 2016.
Ryan Mallett has made the Patriots' 53-man roster.
The Patriots are expected to hold Ryan Mallett out of Thursday's preseason finale as opportunities around the NFL become available.
Ryan Mallett completed 2-of-3 passes for 14 yards in one series of work against the Panthers Friday night.
Ryan Mallett completed 7-of-11 passes for 92 yards and a touchdown in the Patriots' second preseason game Friday night.
The Boston Globe reports there has been "increasing talk" that the Patriots may keep only two quarterbacks on the 53-man roster.
Getting the start, Ryan Mallett struggled in the Patriots' preseason opener, completing just 5-of-12 passes for 55 yards.
CSN New England's Tom Curran believes the Patriots want to showcase QB Ryan Mallett for a trade this preseason.
Ryan Mallett has the edge over Jimmy Garoppolo for the Patriots' backup job.
Bill Belichick put a damper on the Ryan Mallett trade rumors, saying trading the second-string quarterback was "not really something we’re that interested in."
The Houston Chronicle reports the Texans "will not be trading for" Patriots QB Ryan Mallett.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports there's "mutual interest" between the Texans and Patriots in a Ryan Mallett trade.
GM Rick Smith claims the Texans have not had "any conversations" with the Patriots regarding Ryan Mallett.