Toledo running back Terry Swanson is visiting the Texans on Tuesday, according to a league source not authorized to speak publicly.
Swanson is a first-team All-Mid-American Conference selection.
Swanson took over as the lead back for the Rockets when Kareem Hunt, his best friend,went to the Kansas City Chiefs as their featured runner.
He rushed for 1,363 yards and 14 touchdowns last season.
He ranks fourth on the school all-time rushing chart with 3,601 yards.