Reading the coverage: Texans now target Benson

Posted by ESPN.com's Paul Kuharsky
Houston Texans

  • The next free-agent target is Cedric Benson, who the Texans like as a sidekick for Steve Slaton, reports John McClain.

  • McClain gets Titans offensive line coach Mike Munchak and new Texans assistant Bruce Matthews together for this video.

  • Jerome Solomon sees three steps in the right direction for the Texans.

  • Should the Texans match Denver's offer sheet to receiver David Anderson? Lance Zierlein ponders.

  • Among Pete Prisco's thumbs up in early free agency: The Texans' signing of Antonio Smith.

Indianapolis Colts

  • Bob Kravitz said the Colts retained the right guy by reaching an agreement with Jeff Saturday.

Jacksonville Jaguars

  • Nada.

Tennessee Titans

  • Don Banks says the Titans still want Chris Simms and owner Bud Adams isn't protecting Vince Young the way he used to.

  • Nate Washington's visiting and the Titans have expressed an interest in Devery Henderson, writes Jim Wyatt. Defensive lineman Jovan Haye is also on their radar.

  • Peter King looks at the real value of Albert Haynesworth's deal: Four years, $48 million.