Found September 24, 2012 on
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The Houston Texans are the only team in the AFC still undefeated after beating the Denver Broncos over the weekend.
During the game, Texans quarterback lost a piece of his ear after getting clobbered on an illegal hit by Broncos linebacker Joe Mays.
Watch as Mays launches himself right into Schaub:
Below is a photo of what Matt Schaub's ear looked like after the hit:
(Courtesy of Cosby Sweaters)
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Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays will be suspended for one game and fined $50,000 by the NFL for his hit on Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub over the weekend.
Mays drew a roughing-the-passer penalty for his third-quarter hit on Schaub, who lost part of his earlobe when his helmet flew off in a 31-25 win Sunday.
As part of his suspension, Mays won't practice with the...
When Joe Mays laid the wood to Matt Schaub, immediate reaction around the country speculated that Mays would be fined for the incident. However, ESPN is reporting that the NFL is considering suspending Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays for the hit that left Matt Schaub missing a chunk of ear. For the Broncos, this couldn't be any worse. The linebacker depth is already thin because...
Matt Schaub's day started with a sack for a safety and ended with him getting X-rays on his aching left shoulder. In between, an illegal hit from linebacker Joe Mays sent both his helmet and a piece of his ear flying.
Despite the blood, bruises and bumps, Schaub said he felt pretty darn good.
He drew a bombardment of praise for his toughness from his teammates, his coaches...
The NFL suspended Broncos linebacker Joe Mays for a bloodthirsty helmet-to-helmet hit that resulted in Texans quarterback Matt Schaub losing a piece of his ear lobe during Houston’s 31-25 victory on Sunday at the Sports Authority Field at Mile High … Continue reading →
A baseball player gives a crooked eye to an umpire and he’s ejected. A basketball player on the bench stands up during an on-court skirmish, he’s out. Yet a football player can lay a dirty, injurious hit on an opposing player and on-field referees can only throw a flag that brings about the same 15-yard [...]
Photo from Black Sports Online
Thanks to Cosby Swaeters, via Black Sports Online we got footage of Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub getting laid out during Sunday win over the Broncos. Not only did suffer a shot to the head, he lost a piece of his ear on the play.
DENVER (AP) -- Matt Schaub outplayed Peyton Manning on Sunday, throwing four touchdown passes against a confused Denver defense to lead the Houston Texans to a 31-25 victory over the Broncos.
Schaub finished 17 for 30 for 290 yards to help Houston move to 3-0 for the first time in franchise history.
Six days after throwing three interceptions in the first quarter of a loss to Atlanta...
Matt Schaub threw for 290 yards and four touchdowns on Sunday, as the Houston Texans held off the Denver Broncos, 31-25, at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Schaub was an efficient 17-of-30 passing with an interception and Arian Foster rushed for 105 yards on 25 carries, helping the Texans (3-0) open the season with three straight wins for the first time in franchise history...
Matt Schaub might not be made of glass after all.Schaub and the Houston Texans defeated Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos Sunday by a score of 31-25 in Denver.Early in the 3rd quarter, Schaub was leveled on consecutive plays by the Broncos Von Miller and Joe Mays. Both plays drew roughing the passer penalties, which ultimately led to Matt Schaub losing a piece of his ear. Schaub...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the NFL has suspended Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays for one game for his helmet to helmet hit on Texans quarterback Matt Schaub this past Sunday.
Mays is appealing his suspension. So he’ll be able to play until the appeals process is over.
Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays will serve a one-game
suspension for the helmet-to-helmet hit he put on Texans
quarterback Matt Schaub in Week 3, according to multiple
DENVER -- Matt Schaub outdueled Peyton Manning even as he fought through a physical pounding that cost him a little piece of his ear. Schaub matched a career best by throwing for four touchdown passes, and the Houston Texans held off the Denver Broncos 31-25 Sunday for the first 3-0 start in the team's 10-year history. Shaking off a sack in the end zone that resulted in...
The Houston Texans invaded Mile High Stadium and dominated. The Texans’ offense and defense were dominant from the start and were focused on leaving Denver with a win. The Texans came out firing long on a pass to Andre Johnson to score. Matt Schaub spread the ball around to his entire receiving corps. They had very little resistance in the passing game and were able to pound...