News

Wade Smith Could Be Back Game 1

By JULIE TAKAHASHI, SportsRadio 610
View Comments
Featured Items

77820352_8Hot Cheerleader - Funny Faces 2014

Small-WttJersey Ads Are Coming

Small-WttWatch: Are You Smarter Than A 6-10?

From Our CBS Music Sites

77820352_815 Things Men Think About During Sex

77820352_8 Renee Zellweger Releases Statement About 'New Face' Rumors

listicle 3 Wade Smith Could Be Back Game 14 Things You Should Be Doing To Make Your Day Better

77820352_8Top 10 Horror Films

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Texans Central
Buy Texans Tickets
Mon Oct.20
Away vs Pittsburgh Steelers
findticketsbtn Wade Smith Could Be Back Game 1
Sun Oct.26
Away vs Tennessee Titans
findticketsbtn Wade Smith Could Be Back Game 1
Sun Nov.2
Home vs Philadelphia Eagles
findticketsbtn Wade Smith Could Be Back Game 1
Shop for Texans Gear
NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries
(Photo Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

(Photo Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Houston (CBS Houston) – Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak had an update on the progress of both veteran left guard Wade Smith and rookie receiver DeAndre Hopkins.

Smith underwent arthroscopic knee surgery earlier this month and the Texans’ assumed he might not be ready for the season opener in San Diego, September 9.

“We don’t have him on the field, yet were pointing towards maybe Monday,” Kubiak said Thursday. “He’s going to be very close and his work has been excellent. He’s doing a good job.”

Hopkins suffered a concussion Saturday night against the Miami Dolphins and had to leave the field in the second quarter.  Kubiak said he’s in “phase one” of the NFL’s five-stage concussion protocol.

Follow Julie Takahashi on Twitter: @Julie_Takahashi

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 25,191 other followers