|Feb. 20, 2018 12:43 PM PT1:43 PM MT2:43 PM CT3:43 PM ET20:43 GMT4:43 1:43 PM MST3:43 PM EST2:43 PM CT0:43 UAE (+1)15:43 ETNaN:� - The Houston Texans released Cushing on Tuesday.
Analysis: Cushing, who was a first-round pick in 2009, is the franchise's all-time leader in tackles with 664, but his career has been marked by two suspensions for violating the league's policy on performance enhancers. His second suspension came in September and cost him 10 games. He appeared in five games last season and finished with 16 tackles and 1 1/2 sacks.