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Houston Texans To Move J.J. Watt To Injured Reserve, Will Sign Antonio Smith

As much of a fan favorite as Antonio Smith was, no one wanted to see him back in Houston like this.

Oakland Raiders v Houston Texans
Welcome back. Don’t mind the tears.
Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images

With the Texans’ planet tilting off its axis tonight in response to the disturbing news about J.J. Watt, there’s word that the team will reportedly bring back a familiar face:

Normally, the idea of “The Ninja Assassin” once again patrolling NRG Stadium would make me smile. Tonight, it just makes me reach for another drink.