The Houston Texans have waived defensive end Gary Walker, the two-time Pro Bowl lineman who'd been with the team since its inaugural season.
The Texans already are planning to be without David Carr on Sunday when they are host to the first-place Panthers.
The status of four injured Houston Texans didn't clear up much Sunday as the team went through a two-hour practice.
Houston Texans defensive tackle Gary Walker was fined $15,000 by the NFL on Friday for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Jacksonville quarterback Mark Brunell.
Veteran defensive tackle Gary Walker, one of the high-profile performers selected by the Houston Texans in the expansion draft, might miss the franchise's entire inaugural training camp.
Barring a change of heart before Monday afternoon's expansion draft, Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Gary Walker will be one of the several high-profile players selected by the Houston Texans, league sources confirmed to ESPN.com.