The Washington Post's Mike Jones reports the Redskins have inquired about free agent RT Derek Newton.
The Texans are in "active negotiations" with free agent RT Derek Newton and CB Kareem Jackson.
Coach Bill O'Brien confirmed Derek Newton will be the Texans' starting right tackle.
Derek Newton is working as the starting right tackle at Texans OTAs.
Texans RT Derek Newton (patellar tendon surgery) says he's "doing great" and "will be ready" for the start of training camp.
Coach Gary Kubiak is concerned with the Texans' right tackle position.
Coach Gary Kubiak says both RTs Derek Newton (knee) and Brennan Williams (knee) will be ready for training camp.
Texans RT Derek Newton weighed in at 330 pounds at the outset of OTAs.
Texans RT Derek Newton (knee) will not be healthy until training camp.
Texans RT Derek Newton is recovering from patellar tendon surgery, and is questionable for OTAs.
Texans RT Derek Newton (knee) has been ruled out for Week 13 against the Titans.
Texans RT Derek Newton was forced from Houston's Thanksgiving game against the Lions with a right knee injury, and will not return.
Derek Newton has beaten out Rashad Butler for the Texans' starting right tackle job.
Coach Gary Kubiak says the Texans have a "good battle going on" at right tackle between Rashad Butler and Derek Newton.