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Matt Leinart's return to the NFL lasted less than a half, and coach Gary Kubiak says the Texans will sign another quarterback this week. Perhaps even Brett Favre.
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Houston Texans backup quarterback Matt Leinart finally had a chance to get his NFL career on track with his first start in two years on Sunday. But Leinart and the Texans' bad luck continued when he broke his collarbone late in the first half. Leinart will have season-ending surgery, making him the second Texan quarterback to suffer a season-ending injury in two weeks (Matt Schaub...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Houston Texans quarterback Matt Leinart left Sunday's game at Jacksonville with a left shoulder injury and will not return.
Leinart was hit hard by defensive end Jeremy Mincey late in the second quarter. T.J. Yates replaced him and drove the Texans into position for a field goal that put them ahead 20-10 at halftime.
There was no immediate word on...
According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com, the Texans fear that starting quarterback Matt Leinart sustained a broken collarbone in the second quarter of today’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Leinart, who is starting in place of an injured Matt Schaub, was injured when he was driven to the ground by Jaguars defensive end Jeremy Mincey. In his first start since the...
Matt Leinart just can’t catch a break. After sitting on the bench for two years, the former Heisman Trophy winner out of USC was finally starting a game in the NFL again. However, in the first half of the game between the Houston Texans and the Jacksonville Jaguars, Matt Leinart hurt his shoulder and was ruled out.
Matt Leinart got the start due to Matt Schaub injury his foot and...
Houston Texans quarterback Matt Leinart left Sunday's game against the Jaguars with a shoulder injury.
Houston Texans quarterback Matt Leinart left Sunday's game at Jacksonville with a left shoulder injury and will not return. Leinart was hit hard by defensive end Jeremy Mincey late in the second quarter. T.J. Yates replaced him and drove the Texans into position for a field goal that put them ahead 20-10 at halftime.
I mean, Brett Favre threw interceptions before. You’re not going to have a perfect game all the time, you’re not going to have your best game all the time. I’ve have had horrible games in the past.”
– Darrelle Revis on his performance Sunday, to ESPN NY
Man, it’s getting tough to make it through a week of football without a season ending injury. This time we have another quarterback and it happened to a player, Matt Leinart, on a team, the Houston Texans, that already lost a starting quarterback, Matt Schaub, for the season. After the Indianapolis Colts lost uber-star QB Peyton Manning for the season the Texans were expected to...
We’re a fan of Deadspin. Really, name a sports fan who isn’t. With that in mind, it’s certainly notable that Deadspin Editor-in-Chief has been promoted to the Editor-in-Chief of all of Gawker. To replace AJ Daulerio on Deadspin, the company pegged Tommy Craggs.
AJ Daulerio has pushed Deadspin into being arguably the largest and most important sports blog in the world. His crowning...