Grant Ward, who has spent much of his career with the Denver Broncos, has been a fixture for the Houston Texans for nearly his entire career.
While he hasn’t been a dominant force, Ward has never missed a game in his seven-year career.
In his most recent season, he finished with 4,621 rushing yards, with 27 touchdowns and five interceptions.
Ward was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft, and he has a history of durability.
He played for four NFL teams before his injury last season, including two seasons with the Seattle Seahawks and a four-year stint with the Cleveland Browns.
Here are six things to know about Ward.
The Texans have drafted three quarterbacks in the first three rounds in the last four years.
What’s the story?
In the first of the three rounds of the 2015 NFL Draft (No. 2 overall), the Texans chose Jadeveon Clowney.
In the third of the first round (No