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Texans RB Johnson nearing return

The Houston Texans announced on Wednesday that they have activated the 21-day window for running back DAVID JOHNSON to return from injured reserve. The former 2016 All-Pro was initially placed onMore injured reserve after suffering a concussion in Week #10. If Johnson is cleared to play in time for Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts, he will likely reclaim his starting job with DUKE JOHNSON returning to the backup role. Less

Source: Team Blog


Texans RB Johnson likely out vs. Browns

Houston Texans running back DAVID JOHNSON suffered a concussion in Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars and is reportedly unlikely to play this weekend against the Cleveland Browns. Interim coach RomeoMore Crennel said on Wednesday that Johnson’s status is “up in the air”. If Johnson does miss the game, fellow running back DUKE JOHNSON would be expected to start. Less


Mailbag: October 9, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Is now the perfect time to trade DeVante Parker? David Johnson's underused pass-catching skills. Is Matt Ryan cooked? Brandin Cooks worries, and more. more »



Texans RB Duke Johnson likely to miss Week #2

The Houston Texans may not have their full complement of Johnsons in the backfield for Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens. While starting running back DAVID JOHNSON is doing just fine,More backup DUKE JOHNSON continues to deal with a sprained ankle that knocked him out of the season opening loss against Kansas City. The backup Johnson is considered “week-to-week” and is reportedly unlikely to play this Sunday. Less

Source: Team Blog


David Johnson scores first touchdown of 2020 NFL season

Houston Texans running back DAVID JOHNSON scored the first touchdown of the 2020 NFL season, looking like his former All-Pro self to start the game. Johnson, of course, came to HoustonMore in a much-maligned blockbuster trade that sent All-Pro wide receiver DEANDRE HOPKINS to Arizona. Johnson would finish the game with over 100 total yards and the touchdown. Less


Ask the Experts: Who will be Comeback Player of the Year?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Among 2019's biggest disappointments, who will be Comeback Player of the Year?  more »


Ian Allan: Drafts vs. Auctions

I’ve recently completed a couple of Player Selection Meetings (as Paul Tagliabue used to call them). One with a draft, one with an auction, and with a lot of the same owners. It’s interesting to compare the differences between the two systems.   more »


Ask the Experts: Which player who changed teams are you excited about?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Which player are you most looking forward to seeing with their new team?  more »


Podcast: July 22 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff navigate a world in which Cam Newton has replaced Tom Brady, DeAndre Hopkins has been traded for David Johnson, and no one has to sit through any preseason football. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »

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Factoid: David Johnson

I think I’ll be picking David Johnson in a healthy number of leagues. He’s had his issues in recent years, but I think he’s headed for a bounce-back season in Houston.  more »


Factoid: Fanex Analysis Draft

In the first few rounds of a PPR draft, there’s a pressure to take running backs. Or is that overblown? There was no need to go running back crazy in my most recent mock draft.   more »



Free agent RB Miller working his way back from ACL tear

Free agent running back LAMAR MILLER is working his way back from a torn ACL suffered during the 2019 preseason. Miller was in the final year of his contract with theMore Houston Texans, with the team having moved on to veteran running back DAVID JOHNSON. Miller posted a video of himself running and cutting, an encouraging sign in his comeback attempt. Less



RB Johnson ready for clean slate with new team

New Houston Texans running back DAVID JOHNSON said recently that he is excited to head into a new season with a new team and a “clean slate”. Johnson had a breakoutMore season in 2016 but has declined steadily since due to a seemingly endless string of injuries. The 28-year-old Johnson said he was “very excited” when he heard about his trade to the Texans, calling his move to Houston “a new beginning”. Less



RB Johnson passes physical, Texans/Cardinals trade finalized

Running back DAVID JOHNSON passed his physical, meaning that the trade involving Johnson and wide receiver DEANDRE HOPKINS is officially final. The trade was initially made on March 16th, but itMore was not finalized until a month later due to the process of obtaining a physical currently taking longer than usual. Hopkins passed his physical earlier in the week. Less



WR Hopkins passes physical

Star wide receiver DEANDRE HOPKINS passed his physical on Monday, moving him another step closer to officially joining the Arizona Cardinals. If running back DAVID JOHNSON passes his physical, he will be on his way to Houston (at least virtually) and the trade will be complete.

Source: NBC Sports

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