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Texans Friday Injury Update

The Houston Texans revealed their injury updates today, and QB Matt Schaub, LB Brian Cushing, WR Andre Johnson and DE Mario Williams are all probable.  TE Owen Daniels, LB Xavier Adibi, and DE Jesse Nading are out.  Good new for the Texans, these playmakers have been limited in practice with injuries throughout the season.

Texans’ Daniels and Adibi Game-Time Decisions; Chargers’ Gates, Floyd and Naanee Doubtful

The Texans-Chargers Friday injury reports are out.  The Texans expect Mario Williams and Andre Johnson to be full-go’s and are listed as probable while tight end Owen Daniels and linebacker Xavier Adibi are game-time decisions.  Shaun Cody is listed as questionable.  For the Chargers, they will likely be without the NFL’s touchdown reception leader and […]

Two Texans Doubtful Against Colts Monday

The Texans announced their injury list this weekend.  Defensive end Jesse Nading and defensive tackle Earl Mitchell are doubtful and offensive guard Mike Brisiel is questionable.  Brisiel suffered an MCL strain in Week 5 and Antoione Caldwell has stepped up formatively in his place.  The probable Texans include: Xavier Adibi, Keven Bentley, Owen Daniels, Dorin Dickerson, Garrett […]

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 Names Cushing as MLB Ryan’s Replacement

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak announced Monday that linebacker Brian Cushing will replace injured middle linebacker DeMeco Ryans (achilles tear) for the team at the middle linebacker position for the rest of the season.  Head coach Kubiak cited Cushing’s talent and leadership as his reasons to replace Ryans with Cushing instead of veteran linebacker […]

Texans Lose Captain Ryans for Season

The Houston Texans lost their starting middle linebacker and defensive captain DeMeco Ryans for the season.  Ryans went down, untouched, near the close of the second half on a Dwayne Bowe touchdown.  He tore his achilles tendon and head coach Gary Kubiak said Ryans would have surgery in a few days and will be lost […]

Kubiak Says Mario Williams is a Game-Time Decision

Mario Williams missed two straight days of practice Wednesday and Thursday with a groin injury.  Gary Kubiak called Pro Bowl defensive end a “game-time decision” for Sunday’s game at home against the Kansas City Chiefs.  He also said after practice Thursday that we’ll know more about him on Friday.  Today Williams was limited in practice […]

Adibi to Start Alongside Ryans and Diles?

Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com reported Monday that Xavier Adibi will likely be the Texans starting outside linebacker in place of Brian Cushing during his four game suspension. Linebacker Xavier Adibi, a leading candidate to start at strongside linebacker during Brian Cushing’s four-game suspension, returned to practice after missing the better part of a month with […]