Found November 16, 2012 on Bob's Blitz :
PLAYERS: Brett Hartmann
TEAMS: Houston Texans
Former Houston Texans punter Brett Hartmann, who was suspended 3 games after he tested positive for Adderall and 8 games after he tested positive for a weight loss drug (he denies the latter and says... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Former punter is suing over ‘unsafe turf’

During the recent elections, one of the local measures on the ballot I filled out was for funding of a new athletic field that would have been constructed with field turf. I voted no. One of the reasons why is because I believe kids should play on grass because it is safer. Field turf is [...]

Ex-Texans punter sues Houston stadium

Brett Hartmann, a former punter with the Houston Texans, is suing the owners of Houston's Reliant Stadium for negligence regarding an injury he suffered to his non-kicking leg late last season, his lawyer announced Thursday. Hartmann alleges he suffered a career-threatening knee injury last December when his foot was caught in a seam between grass pods, attorney Greg Egdorf...

New Breed of Texans Making Their Mark

The Houston Texans are one of the few teams that can go into their second string players, and not fall off in overall team production. Majority of analyst realized that the Texans had a solid roster heading into the 2012, and after a seeing how the team responded in 2011 with their rash of injuries, the team was set for bigger growth this season. The injuries of the 2011 season was...

Danieal Manning upset at Bears fans' reaction for shaking hands with Brian Urlacher after Jay Cutler interception

Texans defensive back Danieal Manning is shocked at Chicago fans for booing him for doing his job and intercepting a Jay Cutler pass. Sometimes you just can't win, it's not personal, it's Chicago. Danieal Manning was selected by the Chicago Bears with the 42nd pick in the 2006 NFL Draft from Abilene Christian University. In 2008, Manning led the league in kickoff return...

Former punter sues stadium tenant over turf

HOUSTON (AP) -- Former Houston Texans punter Brett Hartmann has sued the county agency that operates Reliant Stadium, blaming "unsafe turf" for a possibly career-ending knee injury. The 6-foot-2 Hartmann signed with the Texans as an undrafted free agent in July 2011. He played in the first 12 games last season before tearing his left anterior cruciate ligament and fracturing...

Owen Daniels Will Miss Week 11

Houston tight end Owen Daniels (hip) will miss Week 11 against Jacksonville, according to Ryan O'Halloran of The Florida Times-Union.Fantasy Spin:Jacksonville figures to be able to get past the woeful Jaguars without Daniels and this will give him more time to be ready for the Thanksgiving Day game at Detroit. Daniels has five touchdown receptions in his last six games and is...

Texans cut Troy Nolan, activate LB Darryl Sharpton off PUP list

The Houston Texans (8-1) activated LB Darryl Sharpton off the PUP list, per John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Sharpton, 24, suffered a setback (hip injury) in the offseason after attempting to return too quickly from quadriceps surgery. In 20 games (six starts), Sharpton has racked up 1.0 sack and 46 combined tackles.  The former 2010 fourth-round pick (102nd overall) out of...

Is Arian Foster a Legit MVP Candidate?

With his team at 8-1, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has put forth another exceptional season to date. The Pro Bowler has rushed for 872 yards and a league leading 10 TDs while hauling in 17 passes for 92 yards and another two touchdowns. In the past, the league leader in TDs playing on [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Houston Texans: Week 11 NFL Power Rankings (#1)

Last week: 2 (+1) Record: 8-1 I guess the Texans move into the #1 spot at Chicago’s expense with their win over them, but you have to wonder what the outcome would have been had Cutler not gotten hurt (he threw an interception on a promising drive immediately after suffering that concussion). It’s a shame that Cutler had to get hurt in what seemed like it would be the most revealing...

Digging Deep: Chicago Edition

The Texans moved to 8-1, tying the Atlanta Falcons for the best record in the NFL, with their sloppy 13-6 win over the previously 7-1 Chicago Bears. While it was not a pretty game by any means, the Texans went into Chicago and beat the Bears outdoors in bad conditions. The statistics for this game may not look very impressive, but this game was more about toughness and making big...
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.