Forsett (5-8, 194), 27, who has played five NFL seasons, played much of his first four seasons in Seattle, the team that selected him in the seventh round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He was waived by Seattle in September 2008, spent a month with Indianapolis, then spent most of the next four seasons on the Seahawks’ active roster.
He signed with Houston last offseason, played in 16 games there, and has rushed for 1,661 yards and eight career touchdowns with 100 receptions for 768 yards and a touchdown. He has started seven games in his career, and also has experience returning punts and kickoffs.
Forsett was in Seattle in three of new Head Coach Gus Bradley’s seasons as Seahawks defensive coordinator, 2009-2011.