Sometime today, your Houston Texans will announce which players they've signed to their practice squad. Often times, after a player is cut, fans will immediately clamor for that player to be signed to the practice squad. But there are rules in the Collective Bargaining Agreement about which players are and are not eligible for the practice squad.
Our friends over at Cincy Jungle took the time to flesh out the relevant language from the CBA in this absurdly informative post, which tells you everything you'd ever want to know about the nuts and bolts of NFL practice squads. Here's the skinny from the CBA, courtesy of CJ, about which players are eligible for the Texans' practice squad:
Keep that in mind when you're speculating who'll the Texans will target for their eight (8) practice squad openings today.