The Texans are working out USFL Defensive Player of the Year Chris Odom on Saturday, according to a league source.Odom previously worked out for the Arizona Cardinals, New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs and Cincinnati Bengals.
Odom is a former Atlanta Falcons, Green Bay Packers and Washington player who was a standout for the Houston Gamblers.
He had a league-high 12 1/2 sacks, 41 tackles, six forced fumbles and four blocked kicks.Odom is a former undrafted free agent from Arkansas State.
The Texans are also working out defensive tackle Lorenzo Neal Jr, the son of former Pro Bowl fullback Lorenzo Neal.
Neal went undrafted out of Purdue and signed with the Saints. He has also been with the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs.
The Texans are also working out defensive backs Antoine Brooks and Kishawn Walker.Brooks (5-foot-10, 220 pounds) played at Maryland. Walker played at Kentucky Wesleyan.Brooks is a former Pittsburgh Steelers sixth-round draft pick.
He earned a Super Bowl ring last season with the Los Angeles Rams. He has five career tackles.
Walker is a Division II All-American who went undrafted. He was invited to the Texans' rookie minicamp after going undrafted. He played at Western Kentucky and Georgetown College before transferring.
Aaron Wilson is a Pro Football Network reporter and analyst and a contributor to Sports Talk 790.