Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun/Tribune News Service via Getty Images Crabs in the bucket. HOUSTON, TX - With the memory of their second place finish at Kansas City deep in the past, the Texans now look to build upon some of their Week 1 successes, especially on defense.
Texans defensive end J.J. Watt went on the practice report Wednesday with a hip injury that limited him. He remained limited Thursday. Running back Duke Johnson (ankle), receiver Brandin Cooks (quadriceps) and offensive lineman Tytus Howard (ankle) also remained limited.
Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images The art of constant change. Well, Week 1 of the 2020 season has concluded in fantastically dramatic fashion. If you told me a year ago that Week 1 would have ended with Stephen Gostkowski making a game winning field goal, I wouldn’t be shocked.
The Houston Texans are underdogs for their Week 2 game against the Baltimore Ravens. Once again for the second straight week to start the 2020 NFL season the Houston Texans enter a game as the underdog according to the oddsmakers listed on The Action Network.
Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images Deshaun Watson, Will Fuller V and David Johnson all fell behind the left tackle Every week, Pro Football Focus uses their algorithmic alchemy to generate scientifically accurate ratings for each player based on said player’s performance on game day.
Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has a hip injury that limited him in Wednesday’s practice. Watt was not asked about the injury during his media availability, and he didn’t mention it, a sign perhaps that it’s not serious.
Photo by Larry Radloff/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Kahale makes his annual pilgrimage. Last season Houston’s third round pick Kahale Warring spent his rookie season on injured reserve with a concussion.
Three years ago I wrote a piece about how then Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins “deserved better“, and now, here I am again, writing a very similar piece, but this time about Houston Texans quarterback Deshuan Watson.
Johnson is unlikely to suit up against the Ravens, but he could be good to go for Week 3 vs. the Steelers. The Texans will monitor his progress in the interim and likely lean even more on new starter David Johnson.
It was the most unusual opening night in NFL history. It started with a series of videos raising awareness of social justice initiatives and encouraging people to vote, and the pregame intros ended with both teams locking arms in a display of unity prior to the coin toss.
With the first game of the NFL Kickoff Game in the books and Week 1 officially underway, let’s look at some of the highlights, winners and losers from the Chiefs dominating win in the NFL Kickoff Game.
Thomas said he was inspired by Colin Kaepernick kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality and systemic racism. Since then, he has tried to use his platform to promote racial justice.
JJ Watt sent a message of support for Von Miller after the terrible injury news surrounding the Denver Broncos star on Tuesday. Miller suffered an ankle injury late in the Broncos’ practice on Tuesday.