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Kaplan’s instincts get Quessenberry on path to recovery

Texans head trainer Geoff Kaplan does not want any credit for helping save the life of offensive lineman David Quessenberry during OTAs in June. Quessenberry reiterated on Tuesday what he said last week – that he could have died on the practice field if not for the quick thinking of Kaplan. “I don’t want to make it a bigger deal than what people are already doing,” Kaplan...
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Houston Texans show support for teammate

After Houston Texans offensive tackle David Quessenberry was diagnosed with lymphoma back in June, the players have been dedicating their performances to him while also supporting his battle with the cancer. On Twitter, the players have been showing their support for him: #DQStrong — JJ Watt (@JJWatt) August 2, 2014 Get your #DQStrong shirts at http:...
Via cover32 - Texans
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans stand behind Quessenberry; hope to raise $100,000 for lymphoma

The Texans’ offensive linemen had already shown its solidarity with David Quessenberry by dedicating the season to the second-year tackle as he battles lymphoma. But Saturday morning the entire organization got in line behind the linemen in support of a young man who had viable aspirations to be a starter this season, yet now finds himself in a far more critical battle. Owner...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans offensive line dedicates season to Quessenberry

As Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry prepares to endure his third round of chemotherapy, his teammates have found a way to honor him. “Absolutely, we have dedicated this season to him as a line,” left tackle Duane Brown told FOX 26 and the Houston Chronicle. “He’s in the ultimate battle right now.” Center Chris Myers intends to take it a step farther, finding...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

David Quessenberry gets advice from young lymphoma patient

Houston Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry received some advice from a kid name Jake Daniel on how to handle his battle with Lymphoma. Daniel was diagnosed with Lymphoma last year and gave him five points to beat it. So good.   Jake you just made my day my friend. Wise words young stud can’t wait to meet you! — David Quessenberry (@DavidQberry) June 12, 2014
Via State of the Texans
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill O’Brien’s Statement on David Quessenberry

Today at the Houston Texans post practice press conference Head Coach Bill O’Brien made a statement on offensive tackle David Quessenberry.     “I just wanted to make a quick statement on David Quessenberry. Over the last few days we learned of David Quessenberry’s diagnosis with lymphoma. We just want everyone to know, most especially David Quessenberry and his family, that...
Via State of the Texans
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans OT David Quessenberry diagnosed with lymphoma

Houston Texans offensive tackle David Quessenberry has been placed on the NFL's non-football illness (NFI) list after being diagnosed with lymphoma. According to a statement from his agents, Quessenberry thought he was having a persistent chest cold, but the lymphoma diagnosis came last week after he had shortness of breath during team practice. Quessenberry is currently being...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans OT David Quessenberry diagnosed with lymphoma

Sad news out of Houston as the team announced today that offensive lineman David Quessenberry has been diagnosed with lymphoma. Texans OT David Quessenberry to be placed on the NFL’s Non-Football Illness List after being diagnosed with lymphoma, team announced today. — Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) June 10, 2014 GM Rick Smith: “We are extremely confident […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans OL David Quessenberry battling lymphoma

This is very sad. The Houston Texans are placing second-year offensive lineman David Quessenberry on the non-football illness list after being diagnosed with lymphoma. Texans will place David Quessenberry on the NFL’s Non-Football Illness List after being diagnosed with lymphoma. — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) June 10, 2014 Lyphoma is a form of cancer that affects the lymph...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Lose Quessenberry To Broken Foot

Texans promising G David Quessenberry suffered a broken foot in practice and is expected to be placed on IR. He was drafted N the 6th round. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) September 4, 2013   The Houston Texans have placed rookie guard David Quessenberry on the injured reserve with a broken foot suffered during practice. Quessenberry has been a bright spot on a rookie class...
Via State of the Texans
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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