Found June 03, 2013 on NFL Injury Report:
While he was able to earn a trip to his second consecutive Pro Bowl last season, Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph wasn’t healthy for much of the year. He recently told James Palmer of CSN Houston that his groin issue and sports hernia are things of the past, as he’s finally healthy again. "With the groin issues and everything behind me and the sports hernia on both sides, I had both those fixed," Joseph said Thursday. "Now I have more pop, more explosion with my legs. I can run all day again." Joseph played through a groin injury for a large part of last season, but it was discovered this offseason that it wasn’t the only ailment the cornerback was dealing with. Joseph was also dealing with a pair of sports hernias. He’s now anxious to get back on the field with the injuries behind him. "I'm just glad to have it behind me," Joseph said. "I'm feeling better than I've ever felt. I told somebody that yesterday. I was just excited that I got it fixed just to see where I am at on the field. And I'm having probably the best OTAs I've had in four or five years." Despite the injuries, Joseph finished the 2012 campaign with two interceptions, 11 passes defensed and 53 tackles. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

JJ Watt's new 'MegaWatt' shoes a big hit

Quickness and speed is something fans can always expect from Houston Texans star J.J. Watt. But Watt saw some unexpected speed from his fans this offseason. The 2012 NFL Defensive Player of the Year revealed on Twitter last week his own brand of Nike shoes known as the "MegaWatt." He sent out friendly reminder to his followers on Friday of its release this weekend. ...

Sharpton Ready To Move Past Injuries

If there is one Houston Texans player that is under a microscope for the upcoming 2013 season, look no further than inside linebacker Darryl Sharpton. Sharpton was ready to be the linebacker that took the torch from DeMeco Ryans in 2012 to play next to Brian Cushing. Things for the Texans’ defense and Sharpton have not gone as planned and left some questions if the four-year...

Agent Tweets About Dobbins’ Absence From OTAs

It is apparent Houston Texans linebacker Tim Dobbins will not report to Reliant until mandatory mini-camp next week (June 11-13th). Dobbins has been absent from OTAs for unknown reasons and today on twitter his agent, David Canter, defended his client not being with his teammates.    Canter Defends Dobbins @irishmik @seancablinasian @taniaganguli hahaha learn about the business...

Texans OTAs: Day Seven Recap

It was a hot day for the Houston Texans and probably one of the more fast paced practices of the OTAs. The Texans concentrated on red zone offense and defense which upped the intensity on the field. It was a normal off day for some veterans but the team was running full speed during the last official week of OTAs.   Day Seven - Once again, Head Coach Gary Kubiak is taking care of...

Texans’ DeVier Posey expects to be back on the field next week

According to Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com, Texans wide receiver DeVier Posey expects to be back on the field next week as he continues to rehab from a torn Achilles. WR DeVier Posey (Achilles) expects to be on the field next week doing drills. Has been running on an @Alter_G #Texans — Nick Scurfield (@NickScurfield) June 3, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? The post Texans’...

Texans Expect DeVier Posey To Play in 2013

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak expects WR DeVier Posey to play in 2013. Photo Credit: HoustonTexans.com “How early is the question,” Kubiak said, via the Houston Chronicle.  ”He’s doing everything he can.  We’re making a decision on him at the end of camp because of the PUP and those type of things.” Kubiak delivered some pretty good news a couple of weeks...

Texans’ Jonathan Joseph played through two sports hernias in 2012

Houston Texans cornerback Jonathan Joseph told CSNHouston.com that he played with a groin injury as well as two sports hernias during the 2012 season. “With the groin issues and everything behind me and the sports hernia on both sides, I had both those fixed,” Joseph said Thursday. “Now I have more pop, more explosion with my legs. I can run all day again.” Now that Joseph’s...

Texans Workout Billy Bajema

Texans are working out former Ravens tight end Billy Bajema today, according to a league source. — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) June 4, 2013   According to Aaron Wilson, the Houston Texans have worked out free agent tight end Billy Bajema. Bajema is 6-4 and 259 lbs. and has played for the San Francisco 49ers (2005-2008), St. Louis Rams (2009-2011) and the Baltimore Ravens (2012...

The Year Two Jump

It has served as an indicator for what the rest of a player’s career will look like. In 2011, J.J. Watt posted 56 tackles and 5.5 sacks in his rookie campaign. That same season, Jason Pierre-Paul recorded 86 tackles and 16.6 sacks, good enough for fourth best in the NFL. The previous season, as a rookie, the South Florida product registered 30 tackles and just 4.5 sacks. Watt followed...
Texans News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.