Sitting in the No. 8 spot in the upcoming draft, the Texans are interested in trading up to land QB Brady Quinn, writes Len Pasquarelli.
San Francisco center Tony Wragge has been fined $5,000 by the league for a late hit against Seattle cornerback Kelly Herndon in the 49ers' victory over the Seahawks last Thursday night.
Niners defensive tackle Anthony Adams was fined $5,000 by the NFL for a hit last week on Chargers QB Philip Rivers.
San Francisco quarterback Tim Rattay will have surgery Tuesday on his right forearm.
Unable to reach a mutual agreement on new contract terms, the San Francisco 49ers and tailback Garrison Hearst have agreed to part ways.