Coach Gary Kubiak said "we've got to find some other guys to produce" alongside Andre Johnson.
Lestar Jean caught two passes for 31 yards in Monday night's Week 14 loss to the Patriots.
Lestar Jean caught his lone target for a 54-yard touchdown in Week 13 against the Titans.
Lestar Jean (knee surgery) was held without a target in his return to the lineup in Week 6.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak says rookie WR Lestar Jean (knee surgery) "will be back and ready" for Week 6.
Texans WR Lestar Jean (knee) has been ruled out for Week 5 on Monday night.
Texans declared WR Lestar Jean, QB John Beck, DB Roc Carmichael, CB Brandon Harris, LB Mister Alexander, OT Andrew Gardner and G Brandon Brooks inactive for Sunday's Week 4 game against the Titans.
Texans WR Lestar Jean required arthroscopic surgery this week because he tore a piece of his lateral meniscus in Week 3.
Texans WR Lestar Jean will undergo surgery for a "meniscus issue" on Tuesday, but could be back as early as Week 5.
Lestar Jean gained 46 yards on his lone catch in the Texans' Week 3 win in Denver.
Seeing action with the first-team offense in Saturday night's preseason game against the 49ers, Lestar Jean finished with four catches for 42 yards and a touchdown.
Coach Gary Kubiak confirmed that Lestar Jean will fill in as the Texans' first-team X receiver while Andre Johnson nurses his mild groin strain.
The Houston Chronicle's Lance Zierlein expects Lestar Jean to be the Texans' first receiver off the bench this season.
Coach Gary Kubiak is not yet ready to confirm that Lestar Jean has established himself as the Texans' third receiver.