Found October 09, 2012 on
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Normally I like to feature someone who surprised or rose above the crowd when they normally don’t. However, no one really did anything to dominate the ball anything like what Arian Foster did. On 30 touches, Foster gave his fantasy owners nearly 170 total yards to go with his TD plunge. I should know, I played against his owner with a 20 point lead. It always hurts when you look and see someone with 100 yards at the half and a touchdown. Overall, his first half would’ve been more than enough but he came back to front the load for Houston as they were without Ben Tate for the game. Speaking of Tate, I really thought some of these yards/carries so far into the season would be partially going to him but now Foster is on pace for 422 carries and 32 catches. That’s a lot of touches for one season. Now I’m not trying to scare Foster owners as he’s already given you a few questionable/probable heart palpitations on Sundays already this season but realize this. Larry Johnson was a ...
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Texans running back Arian Foster topped the career 5,000-yard mark from scrimmage against New York on Monday night in just his 40th game and 32nd start. He's the third fastest to that total behind Edgerrin James and Eric Dickerson, according to Nick Scurfield.Fantasy Spin:Foster leads the league in rushing attempts (132) and rushing touchdowns (5). He's on a mind-numbing...
This evening rookie Cody White tweeted out that he has been activated from the Houston Texans practice squad to the 53 man roster. (The tweet has since been deleted)Confirmation of one move. RT @hank_it56: @bmdunson it’s good just got activated to the 53 man roster today actually. Been a real good day.— P.D. Starr (@PHABMK6) October 10, 2012 “@gpag77: Congratulations @hank_it56...
With their win last night against the New York Jets, the Houston Texans moved to 5-0. They're now two and a half games in front of the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC South. If not for the Colts' improbable comeback against the Packers Sunday, Houston would enjoy a nearly invincible three and a half game advantage on the rest of the division. It's not likely that the Colts...
JJ Watt was such a dominant force blocking passes during the Texans’ 23-17 win over the Jets on Monday night, Rex Ryan joked that he should be playing for the Knicks. “That JJ Watt’s the real deal,” Ryan said in his postgame press conference. “I think the Knicks should pick him up too with all the shot-blocking he did. It’s not like he doesn’t do it to everybody, but...
The Houston Texans are expecting the worst news possible from today's evaluation of linebacker Brian Cushing's left knee injury. The tests Tuesday were considered a formality to confirm Cushing is out of the season with a torn ACL. He was injured on a cut block by New York Jets offensive guard Matt Slauson in the second quarter. There was no penalty on the play and the...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Thanks to Arian Foster, the Houston Texans are still undefeated -- but very nearly let this one slip away.Foster ran for 152 yards and a touchdown, and the Texans stayed unbeaten by defeating the New York Jets for the first time in team history, hanging on for a 23-17 victory Monday night.With a chance to lead the Jets on a winning drive, Mark Sanchez...
The Houston Texans received the bad news they feared. Linebacker Brian Cushing's MRI revealed that he tore his ACL, which will end his season.
The Texans first round pick in 2009 suffered the injury on Monday night against the Jets. Cushing will have surgery in 2-3 weeks, according to Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com. Head coach Gary Kubiak revealed the news on Tuesday:...
Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing is out of Monday night's game against the New York Jets with a left knee injury.
Cushing left in the second quarter and the team said he will not return to the game. Cushing led the Texans with 38 sacks entering the game. He was the 2009 Defensive Rookie of the Year.
New York lost starting center Nick Mangold in the third quarter to a...
After Arizona’s loss on Thursday night, the Texans, along with the Falcons, are one of the two undefeated teams left in the NFL.
Tonight, they take on the 2-2 Jets, who are coming into this game after a 34-0 loss to San Francisco last week.
The calls for Tim Tebow will surely be heard tonight if Mark Sanchez struggles.
Houston and New York square off tonight on Monday Night Football...
Owen Daniels needs TD celebration help10) If you detect a wee bit of bitter in these, it has nothing to do with the Texans blowing any number of chances in covering the 8 point line that would have paid off my 3-team parley, costing me $70 that I really could have freaking used, you stinking bums, you unrepentant pieces of toe jam, you collusive bags of pus...9) Gary Kubiak managed...
Two contrasting AFC teams will meet on Monday Night Football when the New York Jets host the Houston Texans at 8:30 pm EST on ESPN. The Texans are...
Athlon Sports’ weekly rankings of the best and worst teams in the NFL starts at the top with the undefeated Houston Texans and goes all the way to...