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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:44:18 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Donnie Avery (groin) has been ruled out for Week 8 against the St. Louis Rams. WR Junior Hemingway (hamstring) and CB Christopher Owens (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. S Eric Berry (ankle) and CB Sean Smith (groin) were limited, while RB Cyrus Gray (hand) and LB Justin Houston (ankle) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Will try to sign Justin Houston to extension

Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:18:50 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs will try to resume contract extension talks with LB Justin Houston in the near future, but a deal between the two sides is considered unlikely, according to sources. The team may place the franchise tag on Houston if they are not able to sign him to an extension.

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Chiefs | Huge financial gap between team and Justin Houston

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 23:52:21 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston has what is termed a "huge" gap between Houston's asking price and Kansas City's current offer, which was made by the team when the linebacker reported to training camp. It is unclear whether that gap will be closed or the Chiefs will have to use the franchise tag.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston will report

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:20:33 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OLB Justin Houston will report to training camp and not hold out.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston could change mind on holdout

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:56:55 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston could still decide to hold out at the start of training camp if he does not receive a contract extension, according to a source. Houston is expected to report to camp on time at this point.

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Chiefs | No offers to Justin Houston yet

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:13:00 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs have been talking with LB Justin Houston about a contract extension but have not made him an offer at this point, according to a source. The team could make an offer to Houston during training camp.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston expected to report

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:02:25 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston is expected to report for training camp on time even though he is not happy with his current contract situation, according to a source.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston not practicing

Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:54:35 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (undisclosed) is not participating in practice Tuesday, June 10.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston, Brandon Flowers still not practicing

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:51:37 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (undisclosed) and CB Brandon Flowers (undisclosed) missed their fourth straight practice Thursday, June 5.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston does not practice

Tue, 03 Jun 2014 11:47:46 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Tuesday, June 3.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston wants new contract

Tue, 27 May 2014 14:11:37 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston, who has a year left on his rookie deal at $1.4 million, reportedly is looking for a new contract. Houston wasn't present at organized team activities Tuesday, May 27.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston not at OTAs

Tue, 27 May 2014 11:01:19 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston was not at the team's first practice as OTAs begun Tuesday, May 27.

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Chiefs | Dee Ford to spell OLBs

Sat, 24 May 2014 09:24:17 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey said DE Dee Ford will spell LBs Tamba Hali and Justin Houston during games this upcoming season, which will allow all of them to stay fresher later in games.

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Chiefs | Start extension talks with Justin Houston

Fri, 28 Feb 2014 16:29:43 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs began contact extension talks with LB Justin Houston at the NFL Scouting Combine.

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Chiefs | Clock ticking on Justin Houston

Sat, 18 Jan 2014 18:26:32 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have LB Justin Houston under contract through the 2014 season, and he will make just $837,000 next year. The team is expected to be interested in signing him to a long-term deal, avoiding the possibility of using the franchise tag on him. However, Houston might be willing to wait on an extension, looking to get a massive payday in 2015.

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Chiefs | No surgery expected for Justin Houston

Sun, 05 Jan 2014 14:57:24 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) suffered a strained posterior cruciate ligament in his knee and a bone bruise during the AFC Wild Card game against the Indianapolis Colts Saturday, Jan. 4. However, he does not have an ACL injury, and no surgery will be required.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Wild Card game

Fri, 03 Jan 2014 12:22:21 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (groin, shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 3, and has been ruled out for the Wild Card playoff game. LB Tamba Hali (knee) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. C Eric Kush (ankle), OT Branden Albert (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Ron Parker (ankle, finger) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston expected to play

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:37:37 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) is expected to play in the Wild Card playoff game. Houston has not played since dislocating his elbow Week 12.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Wild Card game

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:36:28 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (groin, shoulder) and LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Jan. 2. C Eric Kush (ankle), OT Branden Albert (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Ron Parker (ankle, finger) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Wild Card game

Wed, 01 Jan 2014 14:17:36 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Jan. 1. C Eric Kush (ankle), OT Branden Albert (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Ron Parker (ankle, finger) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Several earn Pro Bowl honors

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:17:57 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert, SS Eric Berry, RB Jamaal Charles, CB Brandon Flowers, LB Tamba Hali, LB Justin Houston, WR Dexter McCluster and DT Dontari Poe were named to the Pro Bowl rosters announced Friday, Dec. 27. McCluster was picked as a punt return man.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 14:17:51 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) is out for Week 17. OT Branden Albert (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB Justin Houston (elbow), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), CB Ron Parker (ankle, shoulder), OT Donald Stephenson (knee) and PK Ryan Succop (groin) are probable. Hali missed practice Friday, Dec. 27, while the others all fully participated.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 16:29:16 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 26. OT Branden Albert (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), OT Donald Stephenson (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), CB Ron Parker (ankle, shoulder) and PK Ryan Succop (groin) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 08:45:45 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared OT Branden Albert, C Eric Kush, DL Jaye Howard, LB Justin Houston, LB Nico Johnson, OG Rishaw Johnson, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 16.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert, Justin Houston unlikely to play

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:08:07 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said it "will be a stretch" for OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) to play in Week 16.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:27:54 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 20, and are listed as questionable for Week 16. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), TE Sean McGrath (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), LB Nico Johnson (ankle) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 20 and are listed as probable.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston may play

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 20:49:37 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) may be able to play Week 16 if he receives clearance from the team's doctors and head coach Andy Reid. Houston worked with the starts during position drills Thursday, Dec. 19.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 16:31:50 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 19. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), TE Sean McGrath (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), LB Nico Johnson (ankle) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:26:23 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 18. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), LB Nico Johnson (ankle), TE Sean McGrath (knee) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 11:35:04 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared TE Anthony Fasano, OT Branden Albert, WR Dexter McCluster, C Eric Kush, LB Justin Houston, OG Rishaw Johnson, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 15.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:30:43 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) have been ruled out for Week 15. FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee), TE Sean McGrath (knee), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), LB Nico Johnson (ankle), CB Marcus Cooper (back) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) are listed as probable. Albert did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 13. Fasano and Houston were limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:34:00 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 12. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited. CB Marcus Cooper (back), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), TE Sean McGrath (knee), CB Ron Parker (shoulder) and FB Anthony Sherman (knee, ankle) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:16:14 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited. CB Marcus Cooper (back), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), TE Sean McGrath (knee), CB Ron Parker (shoulder) and FB Anthony Sherman (knee, ankle) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Three considered day-to-day

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 10:31:40 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said TE Anthony Fasano (concussion), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) are considered day-to-day at this point.

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Chiefs | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2013 08:46:57 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared TE Anthony Fasano, OT Branden Albert, C Eric Kush, DL Jaye Howard, LB Justin Houston, OG Rishaw Johnson, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 14.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 14

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:12:49 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 6, and have been ruled out for Week 14. FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), OG Jeff Allen (groin, knee), DE Mike DeVito (knee) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 14

Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:53:37 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 5. FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee), WR A.J. Jenkins (hand), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), OG Jeff Allen (groin, knee), OT Geoff Schwartz (biceps), DE Mike DeVito (knee), LB Tamba Hali (ankle), CB Ron Parker (shoulder) and FS Kendrick Lewis (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:52:30 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee), TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and WR Dexter McCluster (rest) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 4. DE Mike DeVito (knee) and S Kendrick Lewis (knee) were listed as limited participants. OT Jeff Allen (groin, knee), OG Jon Asamoah (shoulder), WR Donnie Avery (shoulder), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB Tamba Hali (ankle), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), WR A.J. Jenkins (hand), CB Ron Parker (shoulder), OL Geoff Schwartz (biceps) and FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee) were all full participants.

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Chiefs | Three to miss practice

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:49:49 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) will not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 4.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston unlikely to play

Mon, 02 Dec 2013 11:28:06 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid isn't optimistic that LB Justin Houston (elbow) will return to play in Week 14 against the Washington Redskins.

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Chiefs | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 12:16:00 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared C Eric Kush, LB Justin Houston, DL Kyle Love, LB Nico Johnson, OG Rishaw Johnson, OG Rokevious Watkins, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 13.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 13

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 14:08:33 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs S Sanders Commings (shoulder) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) are ruled out for Week 13. LB Tamba Hali (ankle), OG Jon Asamoah (shoulder), DE Mike DeVito (knee) and OT Eric Fisher (shoulder) are questionable. DT Mike Catapano (ankle), DE Tyson Jackson (abdomen), OG Jeff Allen (groin) and FB Anthony Sherman (knee) are probable. Commings, Houston and DeVito did not practice Friday, Nov. 29. Hali, Asamoah and Fisher were limited while the others practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 13

Thu, 28 Nov 2013 15:53:09 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Sanders Commings (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 28. OG Jon Asamoah (groin), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), DE Mike DeVito (knee) and LB Tamba Hali (ankle) were limited during practice. FB Anthony Sherman (knee), OG Jeff Allen (groin), DE Mike Catapano (ankle) and DE Tyson Jackson (abdomen) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston will not need surgery

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:48:01 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) will not need surgery on his dislocated elbow but may miss two to three weeks. There are sprained ligaments and torn muscles in the elbow.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 13

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:10:12 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs S Sanders Commings (shoulder), LB Tamba Hali (ankle) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 27. OG Jon Asamoah (shoulder), DE Mike DeVito (knee) and OT Eric Fisher (shoulder) were limited. OG Jeff Allen (groin), DE Mike Catapano (ankle), DE Tyson Jackson (abdomen) and FB Anthony Sherman (knee) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston having MRI

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 11:39:15 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 27, as he was getting an MRI on an elbow issue.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston's MRI delayed

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 10:56:00 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston's (elbow) MRI exam was delayed Monday, Nov. 25, because he had too much swelling in his elbow. Houston had his arm bound in a sling Monday.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston likely out

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 05:42:00 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) suffered a dislocated elbow in Week 12 and is likely out this week.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston set for MRI

Sun, 24 Nov 2013 17:35:06 -0800

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (elbow) left the Week 12 game against the San Diego Chargers due to a left elbow injury. He is scheduled for an MRI Monday, Nov. 25. Head coach Andy Reid said Houston has a "sprain."

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Chiefs | Tamba Hali, Justin Houston out

Sun, 24 Nov 2013 11:53:53 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LBs Tamba Hali (ankle) and Justin Houston (elbow) will not return after suffering injuries during the first half of Week 12's game against the San Diego Chargers.

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