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Texans Worked Out Kickers Giorgio Tavecchio & Nick Rose

Texans Worked Out Kickers Giorgio Tavecchio & Nick Rose
Published On: Wed, Aug 15
Oct 1, 2017; Denver, CO, USA; Oakland Raiders kicker Giorgio Tavecchio (2) kicks the ball in the first quarter against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Aaron Wilson of the Houston ChronicleA reports that theA Texans worked out kickersA Giorgio TavecchioA andA Nick RoseA on Wednesday.

Tavecchio, 28, originally signed on with the 49ersA as an undrafted free agent out ofA California back in 2012. He was unable to make the teama€™s 53-man roster and was released at the start of the season.

The Raiders later claimed him off of waivers in 2014 and hea€™s been on and off of their roster the past few years. Oakland cut him loose as they trimmed their roster down to 53 players, but signed him to the practice squad shortly after.

Tavecchio was promoted to the active roster in September after veteran KA Sebastian JanikowskiA was placed on injured reserve and they brought him back on an exclusive rights contract this offseason but waived him last week.

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