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Texans | Thursday practice report for Houston

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:08:23 -0800

Houston Texans RB Tyler Ervin (ribs), CB Johnathan Joseph (ribs), WR Braxton Miller (shoulder), QB Tom Savage (elbow) and LB John Simon (chest) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 8. DE Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, wrist), LB Brian Cushing (ankle, back), WR Jaelen Strong (ankle) and DT Vince Wilfork (groin) were limited participants, and CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring), LB Benardrick McKinney (thigh), DE Christian Covington (thigh), DT D.J. Reader (shoulder) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (finger) fully participated.

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Texans | Brian Cushing playing through injury

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:07:37 -0800

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (back) said Wednesday, Dec. 7, that he has been playing with two broken bones in his back. "There's two fractures in my back, but those are things you have to push through," Cushing said. "Obviously, it's painful, and I'm not able to get as many reps as I want in practice right now, but I'll be out there Sunday with my team."

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Texans | Houston's Wednesday injury report

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:32:02 -0800

Houston Texans DE Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, wrist), RB Tyler Ervin (ribs), CB Johnathan Joseph (ribs), WR Braxton Miller (shoulder), QB Tom Savage (elbow) and LB John Simon (chest) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 7. LB Brian Cushing (ankle, back), CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring), LB Benardrick McKinney (thigh), WR Jaelen Strong (ankle) and DT Vince Wilfork (groin) were limited during practice. DE Christian Covington (thigh), DT D.J. Reader (shoulder) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (finger) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Friday's Texans injury report

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:46:58 -0800

Houston Texans WR Jaelen Strong (ankle), RB Tyler Ervin (ribs), LB John Simon (chest) and S Andre Hal (illness) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 2. RB Alfred Blue (calf), FB Jay Prosch (hamstring), DL Vince Wilfork (groin), D.J. Reader (shoulder), Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, wrist) and LB Brian Cushing (back) were limited participants, while CBs A.J. Bouye (ankle), Johnathan Joseph (shin), Kareem Jackson (hamstring), LB Max Bullough (elbow), OL Chris Clark (shoulder, hip), TE Ryan Griffin (neck) and DL Antonio Smith (hip) practiced in full. Ervin, Simon and Strong have already been ruled out for Week 13, while Clowney, Cushing, Blue and Hal are considered questionable to play.

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Texans | Houston's Thursday practice report

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:56:42 -0800

Houston Texans RB Tyler Ervin (ribs), S Andre Hal (illness), LB John Simon (chest), and WR Jaelen Strong (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec 1. RB Alfred Blue (calf), LB Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, wrist), LB Brian Cushing (back), CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring), CB Johnathan Joseph (shin), FB Jay Prosch (hamstring), D.J. Reader (shoulder) and DT Vince Wilfork (groin) were limited. CB A.J. Bouye (ankle), LB Max Bullough (elbow), OT Chris Clark (shoulder, hip), TE Ryan Griffin (neck) and DE Antonio Smith (hip) participated fully.

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Texans | Wednesday injury report for Houston

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:39:00 -0800

Houston Texans RB Alfred Blue (calf), RB Tyler Ervin (ribs), S Andre Hal (illness), LB John Simon (chest), DE Antonio Smith (hip) and WR Jaelen Strong (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 30. DE Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, wrist), LB Brian Cushing (back), CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring), CB Johnathan Joseph (shin), FB Jay Prosch (hamstring), D.J. Reader (shoulder) and DT Vince Wilfork (groin) were limited during practice. CB A.J. Bouye (ankle), LB Max Bullough (elbow), OT Chris Clark (shoulder, hip) and TE Ryan Griffin (neck) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Houston's Friday injury report

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:57:17 -0700

Houston Texans TE Stephen Anderson (hamstring) and RB Jonathan Grimes (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 7, and have been ruled out for Week 5. OT Duane Brown (knee) and CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring) were limited during practice and are listed as questionable. OG Oday Aboushi (toe) and OT Derek Newton (knee) were limited during practice but are not on the injury report. LB Max Bullough (illness), LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Charles James (hand) and LB John Simon (wrist) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Houston

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:26:06 -0700

Houston Texans TE Stephen Anderson (hamstring), RB Jonathan Grimes (ankle) and LB Max Bullough (illness) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 6. OG Oday Aboushi (toe), OT Duane Brown (knee), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (knee), CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring) and OT Derek Newton (knee) were limited participants, and LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Charles James (hand) and LB John Simon (wrist) were full participants.

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Texans | Wednesday injury report for Texans

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:54:56 -0700

Houston Texans TE Stephen Anderson (hamstring) and RB Jonathan Grimes (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 5. OG Oday Aboushi (toe), OT Duane Brown (knee), CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring) and OT Derek Newton (knee) were limited during practice. LB Brian Cushing (knee) and CB Charles James (hand) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Friday injury report for Houston

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:15:37 -0700

Houston Texans RB Jonathan Grimes (ankle) and TE Stephen Anderson (hamstring) did not practice Friday, Sept. 30, and have been ruled out for Week 4. LB Brian Cushing (knee) and SS Quintin Demps (hamstring) were limited participants and are listed as questionable. OT Jeff Allen (knee), DE Christian Covington (wrist), CB Kareem Jackson (neck), OT Derek Newton (knee), LB Brennan Scarlett (wrist) and LB John Simon (wrist) were full participants and are not listed on the injury report.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Houston

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:26:08 -0700

Houston Texans TE Stephen Anderson (hamstring) and RB Jonathan Grimes (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 29. OT Duane Brown (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee), SS Quintin Demps (hamstring), CB Kareem Jackson (neck) and OT Derek Newton (knee) were limited participants, and OG Jeff Allen (knee), DE Christian Covington (wrist), LB Brennan Scarlett (wrist) and LB John Simon (wrist) were full participants.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:57:03 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee), SS Quintin Demps (hamstring) and OT Derek Newton (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 28. OG Jeff Allen (knee), DE Christian Covington (wrist), LB Brennan Scarlett (wrist) and LB John Simon (wrist) were full participants in practice Wednesday, and TE Stephen Anderson (hamstring) did not practice.

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Texans | Brian Cushing returns to practice

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:44:25 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee) returned to practice Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Texans | Week 3 Texans inactives

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:47:08 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared QB Brandon Weeden, WR Braxton Miller, LB Brian Cushing, DL Devon Still, OT Duane Brown, SS Eddie Pleasant, OT Oday Aboushi inactive for Week 3.

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Texans | Wednesday injury report for Houston

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:32:08 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 21, and have been ruled out for Week 3. DE J.J. Watt (back) and P Shane Lechler (back) were limited during practice but are not on the injury report. OG Jeff Allen (calf), CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Chris Clark (ankle, elbow), LB Jadeveon Clowney (foot), DT Christian Covington (groin), CB Kevin Johnson (thumb), OT Derek Newton (knee), RB Jay Prosch (back) and LB John Simon (wrist) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Texans | Tuesday practice report for Houston

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:36:03 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee) and WR Braxton Miller (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Sept. 19. OG Jeff Allen (calf), P Shane Lechler (back), OT Derek Newton (knee) and DE J.J. Watt (back) were limited. DE Christian Covington (groin), CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Chris Clark (elbow, ankle), LB Jadeveon Clowney (foot), CB Kevin Johnson (thumb), FB Jay Prosch (back) and LB John Simon (wrist) participated fully.

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Texans | Houston's Monday practice report

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:48:37 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee) and WR Braxton Miller (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Sept. 19. OG Jeff Allen (calf), CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Chris Clark (elbow, ankle), LB Jadeveon Clowney (foot), CB Kevin Johnson (thumb), P Shane Lechler (back), OT Derek Newton (knee), FB Jay Prosch (back) and DE J.J. Watt (back) were limited. DE Christian Covington (groin) and LB John Simon (wrist) participated fully.

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Texans | Week 2 inactives for Houston

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 08:30:59 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OG Oday Aboushi, OT Duane Brown, LB Brian Cushing, DE Joel Heath, WR Keith Mumphery, SS Eddie Pleasant, QB Brandon Weeden inactive for Week 2.

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Texans | Houston's Friday injury report

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:48:23 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) have been ruled out for Week 2. OG Jeff Allen (calf), OT Derek Newton (knee) and DE Christian Covington (groin) are listed as questionable. Brown, Covington, Cushing and Newton did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 16, while Allen was limited during practice. RB Jay Prosch (ankle) and LB John Simon (wrist) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Texans | Houston's Thursday injury report

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 16:01:05 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 15. OG Jeff Allen (calf), DE Christian Covington (groin), OT Derek Newton (knee) and DE J.J. Watt (back) were limited. RB Jay Prosch (ankle) and LB John Simon (wrist) participated fully.

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Texans | Houston's Wednesday injury report

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:42:32 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 14. OG Jeff Allen (calf) was limited during practice, while FB Jay Prosch (ankle), LB John Simon (wrist) and DE J.J. Watt (back) fully participated in practice.

Fantasy Tip: Watt has recovered from his back surgery and is a must-start option in IDP leagues.

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Texans | Brian Cushing to miss six weeks

Sun, 11 Sep 2016 12:45:46 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee) will miss six weeks because of a torn medial collateral ligament he suffered in Week 1. He will not need surgery to repair the injury.

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Texans | Brian Cushing suffers injury

Sun, 11 Sep 2016 10:34:47 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee) suffered a knee injury during the team's Week 1 game and is considered questionable to return.

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Texans | Brian Cushing returns to practice

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 21:37:01 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing returned to practice on Tuesday, Aug. 16, after sitting out the team's first preseason game as well as a joint practice between the Texans and San Francisco 49ers. His absence was not injury related.

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Texans | Brian Cushing back in top form

Sat, 09 Jul 2016 19:45:03 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing led the team with 110 tackles last year, and linebackers coach Mike Vrabel said Cushing's attitude, energy and physicality is back to where it was before knee surgery four years ago.

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Texans | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 15:14:04 -0800

Houston Texans QB Brian Hoyer (concussion) and DT Christian Covington (ankle) have been ruled out for the Week 15 game against the Indianapolis Colts. LB Max Bullough (shoulder), LB Jadeveon Clowney (hamstring), LB Brian Cushing (hip), FS Quintin Demps (groin), TE Ryan Griffin (ankle), CB Kareem Jackson (ankle), C Ben Jones (hand), LB Whitney Mercilus (back) and DE J.J. Watt (hand) are listed as probable. Covington and Hoyer did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 18. Clowney and Watt were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 15:40:30 -0800

Houston Texans LB Jadeveon Clowney (hamstring), LB Brian Cushing (hip), QB Brian Hoyer (concussion) and DE J.J. Watt (hand) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 17. LB Max Bullough (shoulder), S Quintin Demps (groin), TE Ryan Griffin (ankle), CB Kareem Jackson (ankle), C Ben Jones (hand) and LB Whitney Mercilus (back) practiced in full.

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Texans | J.J. Watt, others expected to play

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 11:47:20 -0800

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt (hand), LB Brian Cushing (hip) and LB Jadeveon Clowney (hamstring) are all expected to play in Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts, according to head coach Bill O'Brien.

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Texans | Four Texans sitting Thursday

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 10:35:24 -0800

Houston Texans QB Brian Hoyer (concussion), DE J.J. Watt (hand), LB Brian Cushing (hip) and LB Jadeveon Clowney (hamstring) are out of practice Thursday, Dec. 17.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:25:03 -0800

Houston Texans LB Jadeveon Clowney (hamstring), LB Brian Cushing (hip) and DE J.J. Watt (hand) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 16. LB Max Bullough (shoulder), S Quintin Demps (groin), CB Kareem Jackson (ankle), C Ben Jones (hand) and LB Whitney Mercilus (back) participated fully.

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Texans | Week 11 injury report

Fri, 20 Nov 2015 13:28:22 -0800

Houston Texans CB Kareem Jackson (ankle) is out for Week 11 against the New York Jets. LB Akeem Dent (hamstring) and RB Chris Polk (hamstring) are questionable, while LB Max Bullough (shoulder, hamstring), LB Jadeveon Clowney (back), DE Jared Crick (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (non-injury), CB Charles James (foot), CB Kevin Johnson (thigh), C Ben Jones (thumb), CB Johnathan Joseph (calf) and LB Brian Peters (hamstring) are probable. Cushing, Dent, Jackson and Polk did not practice Friday, Nov. 20. Bullough was limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Texans | Friday Texans injury report

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:54:42 -0700

Houston Texans WR Cecil Shorts (hamstring), CB Kareem Jackson (ankle) and LB Benardrick McKinney (concussion) didn't practice Friday, Oct. 23, and are out against the Miami Dolphins. FS Quintin Demps (hamstring), LB Jadeveon Clowney (ankle) and OG Brandon Brooks (toe) were limited Friday and are questionable. OG Oday Aboushi (toe), OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Brian Cushing (ankle) LB Akeem Dent (hamstring), RB Jonathan Grimes (hamstring), CB Andre Hal (shin), C Ben Jones (toe) OT Derek Newton (knee, toe), LB Brian Peters (hamstring), RB Chris Polk (knee) practiced Friday and are probable.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 7

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 15:21:24 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe), CB Kareem Jackson (ankle) and LB Benardrick McKinney (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 22. LB Jadeveon Clowney (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), S Quintin Demps (hamstring) and OT Derek Newton (knee, toe) were limited, while OG Oday Aboushi (toe), OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Akeem Dent (hamstring), S Andre Hal (shin) and LB Brian Peters (hamstring) practiced in full.

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Texans | Friday injury report for Week 6

Fri, 16 Oct 2015 14:42:18 -0700

Houston Texans LB Jadeveon Clowney (ankle) and S Quintin Demps (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 6 against the Jacksonville Jaguars. DE Jared Crick (knee) and LB Brian Peters (hamstring) are questionable, while OG Oday Aboushi (toe), S Lonnie Ballentine (knee), CB A.J. Bouye (illness), OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), LB Akeem Dent (hamstring), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (neck), RB Jonathan Grimes (hamstring), CB Kareem Jackson (non-injury), OT Derek Newton (knee) and RB Chris Polk (knee) are probable. Clowney, Demps and Peters did not practice Friday, Oct. 16. Dent was limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 6

Thu, 15 Oct 2015 16:24:09 -0700

Houston Texans CB A.J. Bouye (illness), LB Jadeveon Clowney (ankle), DE Jared Crick (knee), S Quintin Demps (hamstring) and LB Brian Peters (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 15. LB Akeem Dent (hamstring) was limited. OG Oday Aboushi (toe), S Lonnie Ballentine (knee), OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (neck), RB Jonathan Grimes (hamstring), CB Kareem Jackson (non-injury), OT Derek Newton (knee) and RB Chris Polk (knee) participated fully.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report for Week 6

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 16:51:38 -0700

Houston Texans CB A.J. Bouye (illness), LB Jadeveon Clowney (ankle), DE Jared Crick (knee), SS Quintin Demps (hamstring), CB Kareem Jackson (non-injury) and LB Brian Peters (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 14. OG Oday Aboushi (toe), OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Akeem Dent (hamstring), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (neck), RB Jonathan Grimes (hamstring) and OT Derek Newton (knee) were limited during practice, while FS Lonnie Ballentine (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee) and RB Chris Polk (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Wednesday injury report for Week 5

Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:43:19 -0700

Houston Texans S Quintin Demps (hamstring) and LB Akeem Dent (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 5 against the Indianapolis Colts Thursday, Oct. 8. S Lonnie Ballentine (knee) and LB Whitney Mercilus (thigh) are questionable, while OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Max Bullough (shoulder), LB Jadeveon Clowney (shoulder, knee), LB Brian Cushing (foot), CB Johnathan Joseph (hip), OT Derek Newton (ankle), S Eddie Pleasant (thigh), OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (calf) and DT Vince Wilfork (ankle) are probable. Demps, Dent and Mercilus didn't practice Wednesday, Oct. 7. Ballentine, Brown, Clowney, Joseph and Pleasant were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Texans | Tuesday practice report for Week 5

Tue, 06 Oct 2015 16:52:50 -0700

Houston Texans S Quintin Demps (hamstring), LB Akeem Dent (hamstring) and LB Whitney Mercilus (thigh) did not practice Tuesday, Oct. 6. S Lonnie Ballentine (knee), OT Duane Brown (hand), LB Jadeveon Clowney (shoulder, knee), CB Johnathan Joseph (hip) and S Eddie Pleasant (thigh) were limited. LBs Max Bullough (shoulder) and Brian Cushing (foot), OT Derek Newton (ankle), OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (calf) and DT Vince Wilfork (ankle) participated fully.

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Texans | Brian Cushing feeling great

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:11:57 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (wrist, knee, ankle) is finally fully recovered from multiple injuries and trusts his surgically repaired knee. Cushing has been moving around well in pass coverage and while stopping the run in preseason as he regains his old form. "I'm moving like my old self, I'm feeling like my old self," Cushing said. "I'm not worried about my knee or other injuries or needing any slack or anything really holding me back. It's awesome."

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Texans | Brian Cushing having good offseason

Sat, 13 Jun 2015 12:29:50 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (wrist, knee, ankle) is moving well so far this offseason as he recovers from a slew of injuries last season. Cushing had surgeries on his left ankle, left knee and right wrist. Cushing said he is getting his range and explosiveness back and feels like he can play anywhere on the field.

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Texans | Brian Cushing had multiple surgeries

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:55:06 -0800

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (wrist, knee, ankle) underwent multiple surgeries following the 2014 season. Cushing had surgery to repair a broken right wrist and also had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and left ankle. Cushing said he's still on schedule to be ready for the offseason program.

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Texans | Brian Cushing played with broken wrist

Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:43:05 -0800

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (wrist) revealed Wednesday, Feb. 11, that he played part of the 2014 season with a broken wrist. He said it happened gradually, and he isn't even sure when exactly it happened.

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Texans | Brian Cushing fined

Sat, 27 Dec 2014 05:11:23 -0800

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing was fined $16,537 for a hit to the head of QB Joe Flacco in the team's Week 16 game, according to a league source.

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Texans | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:57:41 -0800

Houston Texans TE Garrett Graham (ankle), LB Mike Mohamed (concussion), WR DeVier Posey (calf) and QB Tom Savage (knee) have been ruled out for Week 17. OG Brandon Brooks (ankle, knee), OT Tyson Clabo (shoulder), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (shoulder), CB Kareem Jackson (back), CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle), LB Whitney Mercilus (back, finger), DT Ryan Pickett (groin), OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) are listed as probable. Graham, Mohamed, Posey and Savage did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 26. Cushing, Joseph, Mercilus and Tarpinian fully participated in practice, while the other players were limited.

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Texans | Thursday practice report

Thu, 25 Dec 2014 20:36:22 -0800

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (knee, ankle), TE Garrett Graham (ankle), LB Mike Mohamed (head), DT Ryan Pickett (groin), WR DeVier Posey (calf) and QB Tom Savage (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 25. OT Tyson Clabo (shoulder), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (shoulder), CB Kareem Jackson (back), CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) were limited participants, and LB Brian Cushing (ankle), LB Whitney Mercilus (back, finger) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) practiced in full.

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Texans | Wednesday's practice report

Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:57:39 -0800

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (ankle, knee), TE Garrett Graham (ankle), LB Mike Mohamed (concussion) and QB Tom Savage (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 24. OT Tyson Clabo (shoulder), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (shoulder), CB Kareem Jackson (back), CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) were each listed as limited participants in practice. LB Brian Cushing (ankle), LB Whitney Mercilus (back, finger) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) each practiced in full.

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Texans | Friday practice report for Week 16

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:21:34 -0800

Houston Texans LB Mike Mohamed (concussion), QB Tom Savage (knee), TE Garrett Graham (ankle) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) all did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 19, and have been ruled out for the team's Week 16 game. OT Tyson Clabo (foot), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), LB Akeem Dent (neck), CB Kareem Jackson (knee), CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle), LB Whitney Mercilus (back), WR DeVier Posey (calf) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) all fully practiced and are probable for Week 16.

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Texans | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:17:36 -0800

Houston Texans TE Garrett Graham (ankle), CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle), LB Mike Mohamed (concussion), QB Tom Savage (knee) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 18. LB Brian Cushing (ankle) was limited, while OT Tyson Clabo (foot), LB Akeem Dent (neck), CB Kareem Jackson (knee), LB Whitney Mercilus (back), LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) and DE J.J. Watt (non-injury) practiced in full.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:31:05 -0800

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (ankle), TE Garrett Graham (ankle), CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle), LB Mike Mohamed (concussion), QB Tom Savage (knee), OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and DE J.J. Watt (non-injury) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. OT Tyson Clabo (foot), LB Akeem Dent (neck), CB Kareem Jackson (knee), LB Whitney Mercilus (back) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) were limited.

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Texans | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 14:16:07 -0800

Houston Texans TE Garrett Graham (ankle), LB Whitney Mercilus (back) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) are out for Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts. OT Tyson Clabo (foot), LB Brian Cushing (back, ankle), LB Akeem Dent (neck), CB Kareem Jackson (knee), CB Johnathan Joseph (knee, Achilles'), S Danieal Manning (hamstring) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) are probable. Graham, Mercilus and Su'a-Filo didn't practice Friday, Dec. 12, while the others practiced in full.

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