Texans Roster Evaluation: Running Backs

In this series we look at current Houston Texans who are still on the roster and under contract. We look at their potential role with the new regime and what it could mean for the 2014 season.  Another offensive position for the Houston Texans that will need some work is the running back position. With very little experience besides Arian Foster, this should be a group that should...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Tidbits: Tight End Issues, Dennis Johnson and more

The Houston Texans are set to go into their home finale against the Denver Broncos on Sunday and there are some small side stories to look at before the game kicks off. We give you some “Texans Tidbits” prior to Sunday’s game.     Tight End Issues Once Again The Houston Texans will have game time decisions with Garrett Graham (Hamstring) and Brad Smelley (Back) for Sunday’s...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Johnson To Start At RB For Houston

Dennis Johnson will start at running back for the Texans Sunday against Denver after Ben Tate (ribs) was placed on injured reserve. Tate has been playing through four broken ribs for the past seven games, but he suffered a fifth cracked rib in Week 15.Fantasy Spin:Johnson had 74 yards on 13 carries in Week 12 against the Jaguars and should be in line for a big workload with Tate...
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Texans To Sign Dennis Johnson

According to the Houston Chronicle’s John McClain, the Houston Texans will be signing rookie runningback Dennis Johnson off of the Cleveland Browns practice squad. The 5-7 and 193 runningback from Arkansas was with the Texans in training camp and rushed for 98 yards on 28 carries in the preseason with a touchdown. He also returned punts and kicks for the Texans in the preseason...
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October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns re-sign RB Jamaine Cook to their practice squad

Today the Browns signed Jamaine Cook was signed to the practice squad. They had Dennis Johnson on their practice squad, who was formerly of the Houston Texans.  That might mean that the Houston Texans have signed him to their active roster. Dana Balash ‏@DanaBalash216m @21WFMJSports Hearing Browns resigned former YSU Running Back Jamaine Cook to practice […]
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns sign RB Dennis Johnson to the practice squad

After a strange few days for the runningback Dennis Johnson, he will finally land on his feet. He was signed as an undrafted free agent to the Houston Texans before getting cut during the final cuts. He was claimed by the Cleveland Browns but later cut. Well it seems he has cleared through waivers and […]
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September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns add Tori Gurley to roster, waive Dennis Johnson

In perhaps a surprising Saturday roster move, the Browns announced that wide receiver Tori Gurley has been added to the active roster, with running back Dennis Johnson being waived to make room. Gurley, 24, was with Cleveland in training camp this offseason. The former South Carolina receiver is a practice squad veteran, this being his sixth different team since leaving school following...
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns release RB Dennis Johnson

Today the Cleveland Browns released RB Dennis Johnson who was a standout back in the preseason for the Texans. Johnson could be a practice squad guy, but I expect him to land on his feet. Johnson is a very good back with tons of upside. The Texans could be one that bring him back if […]
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns claim running backs Bobby Rainey and Dennis Johnson

We knew the Browns would be active, and guessed that running back could be addressed. Now, it apparently has. According to Aaron Wilson and Jason La Canfora, the Browns have claimed Bobby Rainey and Dennis Johnson respectively. Bobby Rainey has been claimed by the Cleveland Browns, according to a league source — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) September 1, 2013 The Browns have claimed...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Texans Start Cuts to Get to the Final 53

Here is a running list of the Houston Texans cuts to get to the league mandated 53 man roster by Saturday.       Cuts Dennis Johnson,  Runningback (Ian Rappoport-NFL Network) Chris Jones,  Defensive Tackle (Tania Ganguli- ESPN) Jawanza Starling, Safety (Yahoo! Shutdown Corner) Deji Karim, Runningback (Bob Allen, KHOU) Tyler Horn, Center Nate Menkin, Offensive Lineman Keith...
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August 30, 2013  |  1 Comment

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