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A dozen Texans are listed as probableUpdated Sep 7 Share TweetBy late October, almost every NFL player is dealing with some sort of injury, unofficially. For the Texans, nearly a third of the roster already is, officially. Two (tackle David Quesenberry with a foot, linebacker Darryl Sharpton with a concussion) are…Share TweetHOUSTON -- Safety Ed Reed continued the process toward returning for the Texans. But he will not start Monday, giving way to Shiloh Keo, who Texans coaches have talked up all preseason and through camp. "He's just a much improved player through opp…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetHouston Texans safety Ed Reed will not start Monday night's season opener against the San Diego Chargers, coach Gary Kubiak said Saturday.
Titans place fullback Quinn Johnson on injured reserveUpdated Sep 7 Share TweetThe Titans put fullback Quinn Johnson on injured reserve on Saturday and promoted Colin Mooney from the practice squad to replace him. Johnson, 26, missed practice on Thursday and Friday with a quadriceps injury. He appeared in all 16 games for Tennesse…Share TweetGrantland has an article talking about how it's usually a good idea to assume that teams that have Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees and that player who goes by Peyton Manning will make the playoffs. And some feel that the Colts and Andrew Luck will …Source: ESPN.com
Texans, Andre Johnson will eventually have to consider a pay cutUpdated Sep 7 Share TweetWe’ve gotten a look at the money-shifting restructuring signed earlier this week by Texans receiver Andre Johnson. While the more immediate reality is that the deal created $4.125 million in 2013 cap space for the Texans, the deal now sets the stage for…