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Houston Texans running back Arian Foster rushed for 1,424 yards and scored 15 rushing touchdowns last season. He added another 217 yards and two touchdowns receiving. Apparently it was not enough.
Foster’s receiving numbers were down from years past and his 4.1 yards per carry average was the lowest of his career, but almost anyone would tell you he had a fantastic year. Despite that, the 26-year-old is looking to “bounce back” in 2013.
“I’ve just been relaxing,” Foster told FOX Sports Southwest’s Patti Smith on Saturday, via the Houston Texans’ official website. “I’ve just been relaxing and working really hard. I think this has probably (been) one of my most intense training offseasons I’ve had since I’ve been in the NFL. I just want to bounce back. I didn’t feel like I had the best season last year.”
By the way, Foster made his third consecutive Pro Bowl last year. He also led the league in total touchdowns with 17. Texans fans must love his lack of sat...
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Next to Adrian Peterson, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is on the short list for best backs in the league. Foster’s ability to be a workhorse, along with his breakaway speed allowed him to have another great season in 2012. Racking up 1,424 yards and 17 touchdowns, Foster rushed his way to a 3rd consecutive [...]
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Houston Texans safety Ed Reed underwent arthroscopic surgery
on his hip last week, leaving the team concerned regarding his return
timeframe. However, owner Bob McNair told reporters – including Tania Ganguli
of The Houston Chronicle – that it was a minor procedure, adding that Reed could
be available for the start of training camp.
McNair added that even if Reed isn’t available...
Some athletes hold themselves to higher standards than others, and they are usually the ones who succeed the most. In 2012 Arian Foster had a season some guys could only dream of.
Foster rushed for rushed for 1,424 yards and had 17 touchdowns on his way to his third consecutive Pro Bowl season. That would cause some guys to ask for a contract extension, but not Foster.
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