Mallett will get work during practice this week leading up to Sunday's game against Tennessee, but head coach Bill O'Brien is still behind Ryan Fitzpatrick as the team's starting quarterback, the Houston Chronicle reports. "We're going to continue to work with both of these guys in practice, and we'll see how it improves," O'Brien said.
Posey has been inactive for all seven games this season because head coach Bill O'Brien hasn't needed him in the game plan, the Houston Chronicle reports. "When we look at our 46 (man) gameday roster, we're looking at special teams, we're looking at our offensive game plan," O'Brien said.
Barnes started at small forward for the fourth time in five preseason games Tuesday night. He had 10 points (4-of-8 FG, 1-of-3 3Pt, 1-of-1 FT) with six rebounds, one assist and one blocked shot in 29 minutes in a win over the Clippers.