The Patriots agreed to terms with DT Tim Bulman, according to Pro Football Talk.
Bulman is originally from Milton, Mass. and played his college ball at Boston College. He played in 10 games for the Texans last season and made 12 tackles.
Bulman entered the league in 2005, playing in eight games with one start for the Cardinals. He then went to Houston, where he has played since ’06.
The Patriots are at the 90-man roster limit with the addition of Bulman.