Antonio Smith "Always Knew" He'd Be Back On The Texans"No replacement at all," Smith said of stepping in for Watt, "I'm just here to help the team out as best as I can."
Figuring Out Why J.J. Watt Hurt His Back AgainI took to Social Media on Tuesday Night and Wednesday after the news broke to see what kind of answers I could find to "Why Did J.J. Watt Hurt His Back Again?"
Texan Players React To Watt InjuryWith news of J.J. Watt being placed on injured reserve rippling through the Texans locker room, there have been two common themes from the players, disappointment that Watt is injured but that the next man has to step up.
Bill O'Brien: "You Can Never Replace The Best Player In The NFL"Texans head coach Bill O'Brien addressed the media Wednesday after practice. Before taking any questions O'Brien talked about the hardships of replacing such a dynamic player.
J.J. Watt Tweets Letter To The Fans; "This Won't Be Fun"J.J. Watt is likely out for the remainder of the 2016 season after aggravating his back during the New England Patriots game last Thursday. On Wednesday the Houston Texans placed the three-time defensive player of the year was placed on the injured reserve list. Watt then sent out a short letter on Twitter.
Hammond: Did JJ Watt Rush Himself Back From Injury?Could JJ Watt's injury have been avoided?
Brian Cushing Returns To Practice For TexansThe Houston Texans received a needed boost to the team with middle linebacker Brain Cushing returning back to practice Wednesday.
Houston Texans Officially Put J.J. Watt On IRThe Houston Texans officially announced they have put J.J. Watt on the Injured Reserved list Wednesday morning. This announcement came hours after it was reported Watt had injured surgically repaired back again during the Texans game against the New England Patriots.
Houston Texans To Re-Sign Antonio SmithThe Houston Texans are re-signing defensive end Antonio Smith according to multiple reports. Smith is being brought in to fill the void of three-time defensive player of the year J.J. Watt. It was reported on Tuesday that Watt will head to the injured reserve for the season with a back injury.
Hammond: Being In Soft AFC South Hurts The TexansTexans-Titans. Tom Herman. LSU. Trump vs. HRC.
Whitney Mercilus Thinks Tackling Needs To Improve Against TitansTexans linebacker Whitney Mercilus has been a key cog in a Houston defense that is fifth in the NFL in yards allowed per game.
Duane Brown In Good Spirits Upon His Return To Texans PracticeTexans left tackle Duane Brown was in a jovial mood after his first practice back with the team on Monday.