The Texans ranked 29th in the NFL in punt returns last season with a 6.7-yard average and were 16th in kickoff returns with a 21.3-yard average. Only one time in 250 attempts the past two seasons have the Texans returned a kick for a touchdown -- a 76-yard punt return by Avion Black against the Baltimore Ravens in 2002.
from the houston Chronicle
The Texans will look for someone better (as with almost any position). As stated in the chronicle and quoted by Marciano.. It is JJ's job to lose. Even though Black returned one back..he still wasn't consistant enough and JJ took his job. JJ is consistant and who knows maybe on of the rookies can be more consistant or maybe JJ holds on... Competition is a good thing. Just my