If was a brief stint with the Houston Texans but Nate Washington is now headed to the New England Patriots on a one-year deal. Washington was signed by the Texans in 2015 on a one-year deal after spending majority of his career with the Tennessee Titans.
Washington appeared in 14 games with 14 starts for the Texans and had 47 receptions for 658 yards and four touchdowns. He was the veteran presence with the Texans wide receiver group but Washington struggled late in the season catching the football.
This will be Washington fourth team in 11 season in the NFL and third different team in the past three years. Washington was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2005 as a rookie free agent out of Tiffin University.
2016 Free Agent Tracker
|Name||Old Team||New Team||Status|
|Brandon Brooks||Houston||Eagles||Signed 5 years $40 million/$21 guaranteed|
|Ben Jones||Houston||Titans||Signed 4 years $17.5 million/$7.5 guaranteed|
|Justin Tuggle||Houston||Browns||Signed. Terms Undisclosed|
|A.J. Bouye||Houston||Qualifying Offer/First Right of Refusal|
|John Simon||Houston||Qualifying Offer/Original Round Tender/1st Right of Refusal|
|Brandon Weeden||Houston||Visiting the Dolphins|
|Nate Washington||Houston||Patriots||Signed a One-Year Deal|
|Jonathan Grimes||Houston||Houston||Signed a One-Year Deal with the Texans|
|Rahim Moore||Houston||Browns||Signed a One-Year Deal|
|Brock Osweiler||Denver||Houston||Signed 4-years $72 million/$37 guaranteed|
|Jeff Allen||Kansas City||Houston||Signed 4-years $28 million/$12 guaranteed|
|Lamar Miller||Miami||Houston||Signed 4-years $26 million/ $14 guaranteed|
|Tony Bergstrom||Oakland||Houston||Signed 2-years $5.75 million/$1.5 million guaranteed|
|Devon Still||None||Houston||Signed 1-year $675k|
|Antonio Allen||NY Jets||Houston||Signed 1-year deal|