In the wake of Monday night's loss to the Saints, the team is releasing the veteran cornerback, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports, per sources informed.
The Texans just signed Colvin to a four-year, $34 million contract last season. He will receive $7.5 million for 2019, which was guaranteed, Rapoport added.
He totaled 22 tackles, 7 assists and 1 pass deflected last season. Colvin played four seasons in Jacksonville after the team drafted him in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
He appeared in 48 games with 25 starts, totaling 45 tackles and five passes defended with the Jags.