Houston Texans: Five players with falling stock following Preseason Week 2

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Aug 22, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Mallett (15) warms up before a game against the Denver Broncos at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

We recently looked at five Houston Texans players who saw their stock rise despite the team falling 14-10 to the Denver Broncos. Now we turn our attention to the players who performed less than stellar during the game which saw a comeback attempt run out of time just 31 yards shy of a winning score.

I will come right out and say after managing only 3 points, thanks to the third string quarterback Tom Savage leading one long drive, the offense finds themselves as the lone representatives on the falling stock list, starting with someone I have been a big defender of recently.

QB. <p>After both quarterbacks fared pretty well in Week 1, both looked rather pedestrian in Week 2. The poor performance was even worse for <strong><a href=. Game Stats. 5 for 7 passing 23 yards. RYAN MALLETT

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