By Garret Heinrich

Houston (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Texans have made their first signing of the offseason, re-signing free agent Derek Newton to a five year contract, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

The 27 year-old will be entering his 5th season with the Texans. His 2014 season was much improved in many people’s eyes.

The reported money is $26 million with $10mil guaranteed for Newton.