The Chiefs put Reeves on injured reserve Tuesday.|||||||
The veteran defender has been dealing with a hamstring issue that kept him out of the Chiefs' 27-24 overtime victory at New Orleans on Sunday. Kansas City plays San Diego this Sunday. Reeves has started 34 of the 90 games he's played in the NFL, but he stepped away from the game for two full years in his prime to tend to his mother, who underwent a liver and kidney transplant last September. She died on July 26, the day the Chiefs reported to training camp.
Reeves is inactive for Sunday's game against the Titans, the second consecutive game he's missed with a broken leg.|||||||
Reeves practiced this week in his return from a broken leg early in training camp. But he was scratched before gametime.
Reeves signed with the Houston Texans on Saturday.|||||||
Reeves, an unrestricted free agent, spent his first four seasons with the Cowboys where he became a starter last season. He had 60 tackles and an interception in 13 starts last season for Dallas. The Texans are in need of help in the secondary with top cornerback Dunta Robinson likely to miss the early part of the season recovering from a severe knee and hamstring injury.
The Cowboys started Jacque Reeves at cornerback in place of Anthony Henry, who injured his right ankle on Sept. 30 and hurt it again last month.|||||||
Reeves has started 12 games for Dallas this season, making 43 tackles and intercepting one pass.
Reeves got the start for the Cowboys on Sunday at Miami after cornerback Terence Newman was declared inactive with a foot injury.|||||||
Reeves started the Cowboys' season-opening win over the New York Giants last week, making one interception and deflecting two passes.