The Texans are getting back LT Duane Brown (turf toe) in Week 5 against the 49ers, but will be without RG Brandon Brooks (toe).
Brandon Brooks has won the Texans' starting right guard job.
Coach Gary Kubiak says Brandon Brooks has the edge for the Texans' starting right guard job.
Texans second-year OG Brandon Brooks has slimmed down to 325 pounds after weighing 355 last April.
Texans third-round OG Brandon Brooks reported to training camp in shape after showing up overweight to June minicamp.
Texans agreed to terms with third-round OG Brandon Brooks on a four-year, $2.8 million contract.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak was not pleased after rookie OG Brandon Brooks reported to minicamp overweight.
The Texans will allow third-round pick Brandon Brooks to push Antoine Caldwell for the starting right guard job.
Texans OC Rick Dennison conceded that third-round OG Brandon Brooks will be the biggest offensive lineman he's ever coached.
Texans selected Miami of Ohio OG Brandon Brooks with the No. 76 overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft.
Miami (OH) OG Brandon Brooks weighed in at 6-foot-5, 346 and bench pressed 225 pounds 36 times at his Pro Day on Thursday.
According to SI.com draft analyst Tony Pauline, Miami (OH) OG Brandon Brooks has been graded as a third-round pick "by a number of teams" despite not receiving a Scouting Combine invite.