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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Chiefs

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:59:15 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Dee Ford (hamstring), LB Justin Houston (shoulder), DT Dontari Poe (back) and DE Kendall Reyes (knee) are listed as questionable for Week 13. Poe did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 2, while the other three were limited during practice. LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not practice but is not on the injury report. WR Chris Conley (Achilles'), CB Steven Nelson (neck) and OT Mitchell Schwartz (ankle) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice repot for Kansas City

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:05:52 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (shoulder), DL Dontari Poe (back) and DL Kendall Reyes (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 1. WR Chris Conley (Achilles'), DL Dee Ford (hamstring), LB Tamba Hali (knee) and OT Mitchell Schwartz (ankle) were limited participants, and CB Steven Nelson (neck) was a full participant.

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Chiefs |Wednesday practice report for Chiefs

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:58:14 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs DE Jaye Howard (hip) and DT Dontari Poe (back) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 30. LB Dee Ford (hamstring) and DE Kendall Reyes (knee) were limited. LB Tamba Hali (knee), LB Justin Houston (shoulder), LB Derrick Johnson (Achilles') and CB Steven Nelson (neck) participated fully.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston with big day

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:05:58 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston had 10 tackles, three sacks and a forced fumble against the Denver Broncos Sunday, Nov. 27.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston nicks up shoulder

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 18:52:55 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury in the Week 12 game against the Denver Broncos in the first half. He is considered probable to return.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston to make 2016 debut

Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:25:33 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will be active in the team's Week 11 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Chiefs

Fri, 18 Nov 2016 17:20:20 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs DE Jaye Howard (hip) is listed as doubtful for Week 11. CB Phillip Gaines (neck), LB Justin Houston (knee), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring), CB Marcus Peters (hip), DT Dontari Poe (knee) and LS James Winchester (non-injury) are listed as questionable. Howard, Peters, Poe and Winchester did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 18. Gaines, Houston and Johnson were limited during practice. LB Tamba Hali (knee) was limited during practice but is not on the injury report. LB D.J. Alexander (neck) and CB D.J. White (hand) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Chiefs | Thursday injury report for Chiefs

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:44:17 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee), DE Jaye Howard (hip), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring), CB Marcus Peters (hip) and LS James Winchester (non-injury) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 17. CB Phillip Gaines (neck), LB Justin Houston (knee) and DT Dontari Poe (knee) were limited. LB D.J. Alexander (neck) and CB D.J. White (hand) participated fully.

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Chiefs | Kansas City's Wednesday injury report

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:46:29 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee), DT Jaye Howard (hip), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring), CB Marcus Peters (hip), DT Dontari Poe (knee) and LS James Winchester (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16. CB Phillip Gaines (neck) was limited during practice, while LB D.J. Alexander (neck), LB Justin Houston (knee) and CB D.J. White (hand) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | KC's Week 10 inactives

Sun, 13 Nov 2016 08:46:48 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared RB Bishop Sankey, CB D.J. White, DL Jaye Howard, WR Jeremy Maclin, LB Justin Houston, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 10.

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Chiefs | Friday practice report for K.C.

Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:47:45 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee), DL Jaye Howard (hip) and WR Jeremy Maclin (groin) are all listed as out for Week 10 against the Carolina Panthers. LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not practice Friday, Nov. 11, but is expected to still play Sunday. DB D.J. White (hand) was limited for a third straight day and is doubtful to play, while LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring) was limited and has a questionable tag. WR Chris Conley (quadriceps) and QB Nick Foles (elbow) practiced in full and are expected to be available.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston ruled out

Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:21:46 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will not play in Week 10 against the Carolina Panthers.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Kansas City

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 17:10:37 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs DL Jaye Howard (hip) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 10. WR Chris Conley (quadriceps), QB Nick Foles (elbow), LB Tamba Hali (knee), LB Justin Houston (knee), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring) and CB D.J. White (hand) were limited participants.

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Chiefs | Wednesday injury report for Chiefs

Wed, 09 Nov 2016 15:27:20 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) and DE Jaye Howard (hip) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 9. QB Nick Foles (elbow), LB Justin Houston (knee), WR Chris Conley (quadriceps), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring) and CB D.J. White (hand) were limited.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston off the PUP list

Wed, 09 Nov 2016 15:02:12 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) was officially activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list Wednesday, Nov. 9, according to a source.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston to be activated off PUP

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 12:11:53 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will come off the Physically Unable to Perform list this week, according to head coach Andy Reid, who noted Houston may or may not play in Week 10 against the Carolina Panthers.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston unlikely to play in Week 9

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 21:57:17 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) playing in Week 9 would be considered "a stretch," according to head coach Andy Reid. The Chiefs have one week remaining until they must either activate Houston or place him on IR.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston not ready yet

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:06:24 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) is not expected to make his season debut in Week 8 against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston nearing return

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:52:22 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) did individual and position drills, as well as scout-team work, this week, and the team hopes he'll return in either Week 8 against the Indianapolis Colts or Week 9 against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston can start football activities

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:12:09 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) is not able to participate in practice at this point but has been cleared for football activities.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston restructures

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 05:08:57 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston restructured his contract Wednesday, Sept. 14, to create $6 million of salary cap space. The team converted $7.5 million of his $14.9 million base salary into a signing bonus.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston eyeing November return

Sun, 11 Sep 2016 07:18:54 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs are hoping LB Justin Houston (knee) will be able to return in November, according to a source.

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Chiefs | No timetable for Justin Houston

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:40:42 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey said there is no timetable for LB Justin Houston's (knee) return, but the team may know more about his status in a few weeks.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston lands on PUP

Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:24:41 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Saturday, July 30.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston may miss games

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:45:02 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) is expected to miss some time at the start of the regular season. Houston will not participate in training camp as he is still recovering from offseason knee surgery.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston unlikely for camp

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:39:29 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) is not expected to participate in training camp, according to head coach Andy Reid. Houston continues to recover from surgery on a torn anterior cruciate ligament he suffered last year.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston to miss start of camp

Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:03:50 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will not be ready for the start of training camp because he is recovering from a knee injury.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston may be at minicamp

Sat, 11 Jun 2016 12:47:20 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) could be present for minicamp next week, although he probably won't practice, according to head coach Andy Reid. Houston is still recovering from surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston may not start season

Tue, 31 May 2016 16:43:54 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) may not begin the regular season on the active roster, in the opinion of ESPN.com's Adam Teicher. Houston is still recovering from surgery in February on his torn anterior cruciate ligament.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston will play in 2016

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:36:56 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) was given assurances by doctors that he will play in 2016, according to general manager John Dorsey.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston recovering nicely

Thu, 07 Apr 2016 10:42:04 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) posted an Instagram video of himself working out less than two months after he had surgery to "fix" an injured anterior cruciate ligament in his knee. "Show me someone doing this seven weeks after full ACL and LCL surgery, and I'll show you God's work. I hope y'all watching," Houston wrote.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston didn't have setback

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:28:54 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) did not re-injure his knee when he returned to action in the playoff win over the Houston Texans in January, according to general manager John Dorsey. Houston had surgery to fix an anterior cruciate ligament in his knee in March. Houston was dealing with a hyperextended knee in the playoffs.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston progressing nicely

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 10:25:30 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) is making good progress in his rehab and is off crutches, according to a source.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston out 6-12 months

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 07:34:04 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will be out six to 12 months after arthroscopic surgery on his anterior cruciate ligament in February.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston had ACL work done

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 06:17:22 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) had his anterior cruciate ligament "fixed" in February, according to head coach Andy Reid. The ACL wasn't torn, but it wasn't functioning the way it should. Reid said it was too early to tell if Houston would be ready for the start of the 2016 season.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston had knee surgery

Thu, 25 Feb 2016 11:23:36 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) recently had arthroscopic surgery on his knee that plagued him late last season.

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Broncos | Possible financials for Von Miller deal

Mon, 08 Feb 2016 12:02:10 -0800

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller is expected to negotiate a long-term deal with the Broncos this offseason. That deal could be similar to the six-year, $101 million deal Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston signed last year. Houston's deal also came with $52.5 million guaranteed.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston will play

Sat, 16 Jan 2016 12:13:59 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) is active versus the New England Patriots Saturday, Jan. 16.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 19

Fri, 15 Jan 2016 12:27:24 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (concussion) and C Mitch Morse (concussion) have been ruled out for the divisional round playoff game against the New England Patriots Saturday, Jan. 16. LB Tamba Hali (knee, thumb) and LB Justin Houston (knee) are listed as questionable, while OG Jeff Allen (thumb), OG Zach Fulton (ankle), LB Josh Mauga (ankle) and OT Jah Reid (knee) are listed as probable. Duvernay-Tardif, Morse and Houston did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 15. Hali was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for divisional round

Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:37:03 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee, thumb), OL Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (concussion) and C Mitch Morse (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Jan. 14. LB Justin Houston (knee) was limited. OL Jeff Allen (thumb), OL Zach Fulton (ankle), LB Josh Mauga (ankle) and OL Jah Reid (knee) participated fully.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston a game-time decision

Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:16:12 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will be a game-time decision in the divisional round against the New England Patriots Saturday, Jan. 16, according to head coach Andy Reid.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston plans to play

Thu, 14 Jan 2016 09:42:14 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) said he can continue to play with a knee injury that caused him to sit out the final five regular season games, and he said his bulky brace has been a bigger issue. Houston left the wild-card game for a stretch of plays because of the brace, and he said it's the first time he's played with a brace on his knee. He's confident he'll play in the divisional round against the New England Patriots Saturday, Jan. 16. Houston had three tackles in the wild-card win over the Houston Texans.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 19

Wed, 13 Jan 2016 15:09:51 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee, thumb), OT Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (concussion) and C Mitch Morse (concussion) did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 13. LB Justin Houston (knee) was limited, while OT Jeff Allen (thumb), OG Zach Fulton (ankle), LB Josh Mauga (ankle) and OT Jah Reid (knee) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston had trouble with brace

Tue, 12 Jan 2016 11:57:05 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) was having problems with his bulky knee brace in the wild-card game last weekend, according to head coach Andy Reid. "Getting the right tension on it bruised up his leg a little bit," Reid said. "That's just (a matter of him) getting used to it. It's not that big of a deal."

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 18

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 15:19:21 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs C Mitch Morse (concussion) is out for the wild-card game against the Houston Texans Saturday, Jan. 9. S Husain Abdullah (concussion), LB Dee Ford (concussion, wrist) and LB Tamba Hali (thumb, knee) are questionable, while OG Jeff Allen (ankle), WR Chris Conley (thumb), LB Justin Houston (knee) and OT Jah Reid (knee) are probable. Morse did not practice Friday, Jan. 8. Hali was limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Two Chiefs probable

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 11:09:09 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) and WR Chris Conley (thumb) are probable for the wild-card game against the Houston Texans Saturday, Jan. 9.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 18

Thu, 07 Jan 2016 14:24:59 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (thumb, knee) and C Mitch Morse (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Jan. 7. S Husain Abdullah (concussion), OG Jeff Allen (ankle), WR Chris Conley (thumb), LB Dee Ford (concussion, wrist), LB Justin Houston (knee) and OT Jah Reid (knee) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for wild-card weekend

Wed, 06 Jan 2016 15:29:04 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs S Husain Abdullah (concussion, non-injury), LB Dee Ford (concussion, wrist), LB Tamba Hali (thumb, knee) and C Mitch Morse (concussion) did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 6. OT Jah Reid (knee) was limited. OG Jeff Allen (ankle), WR Chris Conley (thumb) and LB Justin Houston (knee) participated fully.

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Chiefs | Justin Houston plans to play

Wed, 06 Jan 2016 10:27:13 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) said he will play in the wild-card game against the Houston Texans Saturday, Jan. 9.

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Chiefs | Tuesday's practice report for Wild Card

Tue, 05 Jan 2016 19:15:51 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs DT Dee Ford (concussion) and C Mitch Morse (concussion) did not practice Tuesday, Jan. 5. SS Husain Abdullah (personal) also missed practice after his father passed away over the weekend. LB Justin Houston (knee) and OT Jah Reid (knee) each participated in the 20-minute portion of practice that was open to the media Tuesday.

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