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Texans Release Running Back Steve Slaton

The Texans seem to feel that Arian Foster is on the way back, and no longer will the team need the services of Steve Slaton, as John Mclain of the Houston Chronicle reports that he’s been released. After Steve Slaton carried 4 times for 8 yards against the Saints, Texans decided they’d seen enough. He […]

Kubiak Says Foster Still Uncertain For Sunday’s Opener

Gary Kubiak says running back Arian Foster still has his hamstring issues, and that his status is uncertain for Sunday’s opener against the Colts. Kubiak said Wednesday that Foster “has improved every day,” but remains “day to day.” Kubiak said Foster will be re-evaluated Thursday. Foster, the 2010 NFL rushing champion, hurt his hamstring early […]

Steve Slaton Likley the Odd Man Out in Texans Backfield

According to MK Bower of FOXSportsHouston, Steve Slaton is likely the odd man out of the Texans “backfield.” The Texans would surely prefer to recoup something via trade as opposed to releasing a back with value. But Slaton hasn’t played this preseason thanks to a balky hamstring.

Steve Slaton on the Trading Block?

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle suggests that running back Steve Slaton will be on the trade block prior to the 2011 season. McClain confirms that it will be hard for Slaton to make the 2011 roster behind Arian Foster, Derrick Ward, and Ben Tate. “Ideally,” writes McClain, “he looks good in preseason and they […]

Texans Travel to Denver for a Battle of the Disappointments

The Houston Texans take on the Denver Broncos this week in Denver in a battle of the disappointments.  While the Texans are loaded with talent, they find themselves yet again out of playoff contention for the fifth season under head coach Gary Kubiak.  While Arian Foster has two games left to claim the NFL rushing […]

Texans Gear Up for Second Bout Against Division Rival Colts on Monday Night

The 4-2 Houston Texans and 4-2 Indianapolis Colts will face off in a Monday Night AFC South Division rivalry showdown in an effort by both teams to tie the Tennessee Titans for the division lead.  The Texans are coming off an eventful bye week.  First, Houston welcomes back starting left tackle Duane Brown, who was […]

Kubiak Clarifies Foster & Ward’s Role

Gary Kubiak clarified Arian Foster and Derrick Ward’s roles in a press conference this week starting with whether Foster reminded Kubiak of any his former Denver Bronco running backs: “No. I don’t know who he would remind me of. But he’s a nice addition to our team; very tough, very tough to tackle. The thing […]

Texans Try Out Two Quarterbacks and Four Receivers

The Houston Texans worked out two quarterbacks and four receivers Tuesday.  Although there is no word on why the Texans worked out the players, ProFootballTalk.com reported that the Texans worked out the quarterbacks to get a good glimpse of the receivers present.  The quarterbacks the Texans worked out were Colt Brennan and Jarrett Brown.  Brennan, […]