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Houston Texans Linebacker Mario Williams Out For the Year

Bob Levey, Getty Images
Bob Levey, Getty Images

The Houston Texans Mario Williams will miss the remainder of the 2011 season after suffering a torn pectoral muscle in Sunday’s 25-20 loss to the Oakland Raiders.

Williams had just recorded his fifth sack of the season, during a 1st quarter take down of Oakland Quarterback Jason Campbell for a one-yard loss, but just one play later he was running off the field at Reliant Stadium with the injury.

Rookie second-round pick Brooks Reed will step into Williams starting role.

It’s the second week in the row that the Texans lost a key, possibly irreplaceable, player as Pro-Bowl wide-out Andre Johnson went down against the Steelers with a hamstring injury.

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