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Texans sign LB Barrett Ruud

Updated: October 10, 2012, 3:47 PM ET
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HOUSTON -- The Houston Texans have cut return specialist Trindon Holliday and signed linebacker Barrett Ruud in the wake of Brian Cushing's season-ending injury.

Cushing tore his left anterior cruciate ligament in Monday night's 23-17 win over the New York Jets. The 6-foot-2, 242-pound Ruud was a second-round draft pick by Tampa Bay in 2005. He was cut by New Orleans, which acquired him in a trade from Seattle in the offseason, on Monday.

Ruud posted four straight seasons ...

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