Whitney Mercilus reaches new deal with the Houston Texans

Statement from Whitney Mercilus on signing a new agreement with the Houston Texans....

"I am excited to know that I will have the opportunity to extend my career in the City of Houston, the place I have called home for the past 8 years. My family is here and the WithMerci Foundation has made it's home here as well. The Houston fans are the best and I couldn't imagine wearing another uniform. Special thanks to the Houston Texans Organization and the McNair family for allowing me to continue my career here and a big thanks to my team and my agent Todd France for getting this done and always praises to God. Now it's time to rock on!"

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