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Eric Winston

Eric Winston - #74 - T

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 7"/ 302 lbs.
Birthday 11/17/1983
Birthplace Midland, TX
College Miami (FL)
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 3rd round, 2nd pick by Texans

Chiefs release ORT Winston

Posted March 07, 2013 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
The Chiefs released ORT Eric Winston, the team announced Thursday.

Texans' Quin: Leaders will emerge, we'll be fine

Posted April 13, 2012 @ 7:30 p.m. ET
SS Glover Quin was disappointed Houston parted ways with some locker-room favorites, but he's confident new leaders will emerge.

Insider: Marshall trade smells fishy

Posted March 27, 2012 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
Did new Bears GM Phil Emery really know about Brandon Marshall's latest off-field escapade before acquiring him? One of our sources has his doubts.

After adding offensive depth, Chiefs will draft for 'D'

Posted March 23, 2012 @ 1:38 p.m. ET
The Chiefs have targeted improving their offense in free agency, which likely means they will go after defenders when it comes to the draft.

Pioli says Chiefs made early run at Manning

Posted March 21, 2012 @ 11:27 a.m. ET
Chiefs GM Scott Pioli said his team was interested in signing QB Peyton Manning, but the feeling was not mutual.

Chiefs sign OT Winston, QB Quinn

Posted March 17, 2012 @ 8:37 p.m. ET
The Chiefs continue to beef up their offense, signing free agents OT Eric Winston and QB Brady Quinn on Saturday.

Texans confident Butler can replace Winston

Posted March 16, 2012 @ 3:28 p.m. ET
Following the surpising release of ORT Eric Winston, OT Rashad Butler becomes the Texans' new starter.

Texans release ORT Winston

Posted March 12, 2012 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
Texans OT Eric Winston has been released, he announced on his Twitter.

Texans ORT Winston becomes blind-side protector of Leinart

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
With Matt Schaub heading to injured reserve, the spotlight will be on Texans QB Matt Leinart, but ORT Eric Winston also will have added responsibility.

Texans starting OLT Brown suspended four games

Posted Sept. 21, 2010 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
Texans starting OLT Duane Brown has been suspended by the NFL for four games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances.


Posted March 19, 2012
The Kansas City Chiefs have formally announced the signing of Winston.||||||| Winston was in the fourth year of a $30 million, five-year deal when he was cut by the Houston Texans to save salary cap space. Winston helped Houston become the NFL's second-leading rushing team, and he will address a glaring need for the Chiefs.
Posted Oct. 15, 2006
Winston dislocated his finger in Sunday's 34-6 loss to the Cowboys, but played through the injury. The Texans' offensive tackle entered the game after Zach Wiegert left with a sprained knee. Houston coach Gary Kubiak said he didn't consider Winston's injury serious.|||||||