See the Houston Texans’ 2021 roster after the cut to 53 players

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The Houston Texans announced their final cuts to get to 53 men on their active roster.

There are some surprise moves. Deshaun Watson sticks around as the presumptive No. 3 quarterback on the roster. Receiver Keke Coutee was waived. The Texans also went with three tight ends and eight offensive linemen despite committing to the run in 2021.

Houston will still have some more moves to make as they finalize their 16-man practice squad. Those moves can being until after 11:00 a.m. Central Time on Sept. 1 when players clear through the waiver wire.

Here is a look at the Texans’ final roster as it stands on Aug. 31.

Quarterback — 3

(AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

QB Tyrod Taylor QB Davis Mills QB Deshaun Watson

Running back — 5

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(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

RB Mark Ingram RB Phillip Lindsay RB David Johnson RB Rex Burkhead RB Scottie Phillips

Receiver — 5

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(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

WR Brandin Cooks WR Chris Conley WR Nico Collins WR Andre Roberts WR Anthony Miller

Tight end — 3

(AP Photo/Justin Rex)

TE Jordan Akins TE Pharaoh Brown TE Brevin Jordan

Offensive line — 8

(AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

C Justin Britt G-T Tytus Howard C-G Justin McCray G-T Max Scharping OT Laremy Tunsil OT Marcus Cannon OT Charlie Heck OT Geron Christian

Defensive line — 10

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(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

DE DeMarcus Walker DE Whitney Mercilus DE Jacob Martin DE Jonathan Greenard DE Jordan Jenkins DE Charles Omenihu DT Ross Blacklock DT Maliek Collins DT Roy Lopez DT Vincent Taylor

Linebacker — 6

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(Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images)

LB Zach Cunningham LB Christian Kirksey LB Garret Wallow LB Neville Hewitt LB Kevin Pierre-Louis LB Kamu Grugier-Hill

Defensive back — 10

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(Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

CB Vernon Hargreaves CB Terrance Mitchell CB Desmond King CB Tavierre Thomas CB Tremon Smith S Terrence Brooks S Justin Reid S Eric Murray S Lonnie Johnson S A.J. Moore

Specialists — 3

(AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

K Ka'imi Fairbairn P Cam Johnston LS Jon Weeks

Injured reserve — WR Taywan Taylor

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texans-cut-taywan-taylor

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Suspended — CB Bradley Roby

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