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Cary Williams' potential matchup with five-time Pro Bowl choice could be intriguingWhen the Ravens defeated the Houston Texans, 29-14, on Oct. 16, Houston was forced to play without wide receiver Andre Johnson, who missed the game because of a strained hamstring.

Healthy Johnson looks to lead Texans at Ravens

Andre Johnson missed several games this season dealing with injuries to both hamstrings. The star receiver got healthy just in time to help Houston beat Cincinnati in the first round of the playoffs. He had 90 yards receiving, including a 40-yard touchdown - his first since Sept. 18 - in the 31-10 win. Now he's feeling even better and hopes to do more on Sunday against the...

WR Johnson lightens up with Foster, Ed Reed

HOUSTON Sometimes, Andre Johnson says, will get a text message from Arian Foster and he will open it and it will turn out to be a photo of Foster feeding ducks or something. "You get a text message from your teammate and you're thinking it's something important or something they have to say, and it's a picture of feeding ducks," he said. "I don't...

Johnson, Yates emerge as Texans' new combo

HOUSTON T.J. Yates was just the guy that throws him the balls. That is the way Andre Johnson saw it two months ago. Well, Johnson knew who Yates was. They were teammates, after all. But Yates was the third-string quarterback, and Johnson was the injured wide receiver, so they found each other alone, in the same place, but coming from different directions Johnson from the top...

Johnson and Daniels Limited For Houston

Wide receiver Andre Johnson and tight end Owen Daniels were limited in Wednesday's practice with Houston. Fantasy Spin: Johnson is merely taking it easy on his hamstring, and is fully expected to play this weekend at Baltimore in the Divisional Playoffs. And the Texans are optimistic that Daniels will be able to go, despite dealing with hand and knee ailments.

Cary Williams overcame abuse and anguish on way to NFL

Adopted by his cousin, offered a scholarship by a school he'd never heard of and plucked by the Ravens, Williams found his wayThe Ravens locker room, even on the quietest of days, is a churning, bubbling storm of music and voices. Most of the time, it feels as chaotic as a busy train station, as crowded and lively as a food market. A high-stakes game of bean bag toss in the middle...

Houston vs. Baltimore: Three Keys To A Texans Win

The Texans face off against the Ravens this Sunday in their second playoff game, let's take a look at three keys to a Texans Victory! Andre Johnson When the Ravens and Texans faced off in week six, Andre Johnson was out with a hamstring injury, and Matt Schaub was still under center.  When Schaub was knocked out for the season and Leinart two weeks later, TJ Yates took the...

Johnson & Daniels Active For Houston

Both wide receiver Andre Johnson (hamstring) and tight end Owen Daniels (knee, hand) are active for today's Divisional Playoff game vs. Baltimore. Fantasy Spin: Both stars were limited through the practice week while nursing their ailments, but neither was in jeopardy of missing todays battle vs. the Texans with a trip to the AFC Championship at stake.

The Houston Texans Will Hold Their Own Against the Baltimore Ravens

The last time that the Houston Texans visited the Baltimore Ravens they left with a loss. However, the also left with a preview of what they should expect to see from the Ravens this Sunday. While the Texans held their own in the first half of the game it was the second half in which they began to really lose control of the game. What began as a one point advantage over the Ravens...

Adopted by his cousin, Ravens cornerback Cary Williams has beaten the odds

BALTIMORE -- The Ravens' locker room, even on the quietest of days, is a churning, bubbling storm of music and...

NFL Playoffs Fantasy Football Preview: Texans vs. Ravens

Houston @ Baltimore Of all the games this weekend, this one seems to be the least intriguing and the least likely to produce a very competitive game.  If this game were happening in Houston, the Texans would have more of a chance with Baltimore’s uneven play on the road.  However, the Ravens have been very much a lights-out team when at home, and they’re about to flip the switch...
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