Arian Foster news, rumors and stats

 

Arian Foster

Houston Texans
Running Back

Ht: 6.1 | Wt: 227

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Week By Week

YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2009HOU6542574.763089311.6200623501
2010HOU1632716164.94160666049.152039322202
2011HOU1327812244.401005361711.642033118413
2012HOU1635114244.06150402175.422039116412
2013HOU81215424.4811221838.32101437250
Average:22610135903834391026413552
Total:1131506354511891714970132067778

Texans | Arian Foster in rare company

Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:17:56 -0700

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster became the seventh player in the last 20 years to score at least five rushing and five receiving touchdowns in the same season in 2014.

Fantasy Tip: What's more impressive is that Foster did that in 13 games. On the year, he amassed over 1,500 total yards and 13 total touchdowns. If Foster can stay healthy, he should be in RB1 territory once again in 2015.

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Texans | Arian Foster has nose for end zone

Sat, 11 Jul 2015 20:56:48 -0700

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster has scored 62 total touchdowns in 66 games since taking over as the primary running back, including 13 in 13 games last year.

Fantasy Tip: Foster actually played just 10 full games last year and still managed to score 13 times. He is still the lead back in Houston, and thanks to his ability as a runner and a pass-catcher, he is still solid RB1 in all formats.

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Texans | Arian Foster will be focus when healthy

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 16:10:28 -0700

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster will get plenty of work on the ground this season, so long as he can stay healthy, according to head coach Bill O'Brien Wednesday, June 10. "Well, we have a very good running back," O'Brien said. "So you can rest assured that as long as he's healthy and he's out there, we will run the ball. I can tell you that. That's one thing we will do," said O'Brien. Foster has been available throughout organized team activities, and he has attended all of the Texans' voluntary offseason programs.

Fantasy Tip: Foster played 10 full games last season and parts of three others. Foster finished the season with 1,246 yards on the ground, 327 through the air, and 13 total touchdowns. At 28 years old, Foster should still have a couple seasons of elite-level production left in him, if he can stay healthy. Foster should be considered as a top-10 running back in redraft leagues.

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Texans | Texans to scale back Arian Foster?

Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:06:04 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster will have his carries managed in game more often in 2015, according to head coach Bill O'Brien. O'Brien also said that running back is a position the team will look at in the 2015 NFL Draft.

Fantasy Tip: Foster should still be considered a No. 1 running back for fantasy purposes, but if the Texans do use an early pick on a running back, that player will be worth owning as an insurance policy if you end up drafting Foster.

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Texans | Arian Foster has hamstring injury

Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:43:37 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury in Week 17 and is considered questionable to return.

Fantasy Tip: The Texans still have a chance to make the playoffs, so owners should monitor the situation to see if Foster would miss a possible playoff game. Foster likely will be selected in one of the first two rounds in 2015 drafts.

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Texans | Arian Foster should play

Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:31:30 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (non-injury) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 26, and is listed as probable for Week 17.

Fantasy Tip: Foster has only rushed for one touchdown in his last five games but has posted solid numbers as a runner and receiver each week. Foster should be a solid starting option for owners on FantasyScore.

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Texans | Arian Foster limited at practice

Thu, 25 Dec 2014 20:41:32 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (non-injury related) was a limited participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 25.

Fantasy Tip: Foster should make a great option at running back at FantasyScore this weekend when he faces a Jacksonville defense that he torched for 148 total yards and a score in Week 14.

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Texans | Limited practice for Arian Foster

Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:58:02 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (non-injury related) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Dec. 24.

Fantasy Tip: Foster was one of two veterans given time off to rest, helping to preserve him for Sunday's game against Jacksonville. He should have a solid stat line for FantasyScore owners. Foster posted 127 rushing yards and a score, while adding two grabs for 21 yards, in the Week 14 matchup at Jacksonville.

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Texans | Arian Foster probable

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:54:23 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (hip) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 19, and is probable for Week 16.

Fantasy Tip: Foster looks like he is good to go this week, but he is not a great starting option in FantasyScore at $7,300 this week. With an inexperienced quarterback, and going against one of the best run defenses in the NFL, there have been much better weeks to start Foster.

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Texans | Arian Foster limited Thursday

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:42:40 -0800

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (hip) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 18, after sitting out of practice Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Fantasy Tip: Foster ($7,300) should suit up against the Baltimore Ravens. The problem is the Ravens are one of the best run-stopping units in the league this year, and Houston will be running with a very inexperienced quarterback. There have been much better weeks to use Foster at FantasyScore than this one.

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