|Dec 31 2018 - DeAndre Hopkins|
WR DeAndre Hopkins had 12 receptions for 147 yards Sunday, which helped him set career highs in catches and receiving yards in a season. Hopkins put up 115 reception on the season tying him with Andre Johnson for most reception in a season in franchise history.
|Dec 31 2018 - J.J. Watt|
DE J.J. Watt sacked had 1 1/2 sacks agains Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles Sunday and finished with 16 on the season. That gave Watt four seasons with at least 15 sacks, which is second to Reggie White who did it five times in his career.
|Dec 30 2018 - DeAndre Hopkins|
WR DeAndre Hopkins passed the 1,500 receiving yards in 2018. Hopkins joins Jerry Rice, Marvin Harrison and Brandon Marshall as the only WRs to record at least 100 receptions, 1,500 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns in multiple season in NFL history.
|Dec 30 2018 - J.J. Watt|
DE J.J. Watt joined Reggie White with that last sack as the only players in NFL history with four or more seasons with at least 15.0 sacks. It is the second-most in the NFL history behind only Reggie White who had five. Watt has 15.5 this season. Watt's forced fumble on Bortles in the second half in a single-season career high and franchise record recording his seventh fumble.
|Dec 30 2018 - Deshaun Watson|
QB Deshaun Watson eclipsed 4,000 yards passing in the second quarter and beaches the first QB to throw for at least 4,000 yards and 25 touchdowns and rush for 500 yards and five touchdowns in a single season in NFL History. Watson joined Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and Panthers Cam Newton QB as the only three quarterback in NFL history with 4,000 passing yards and 500 rushing yards in a season. Watson also became the first Texan quarterback to throw for 4,000 yards in a season since former Texans quarterback Matt Schaub did it in 2009, 2010 and 2012.
|Dec 30 2018 - Kaimi Fairbairn|
K Ka'imi Fairbairn passed former K Nick Novak (35 in 2016) for the most made field goals in a single season in franchise history.
|Dec 30 2018 - Justin Reid|
S Justin Reid had a cast on his left hand and practice with it the entire week.
|Dec 28 2018 - Josh Keyes|
LB Josh Keyes was signed by the Texans Thursday (Dec. 27). He had been waived by the Texans Nov. 27.
|Dec 27 2018 - Michael Hunter|
CB Michael Hunter was signed by the Texans to the practice squad Wednesday (Dec. 26). He had been released by the Bills from the practice squad Oct. 9.
|Dec 27 2018 - Tyrell Adams|
LB Tyrell Adams was signed by the Texans from the 49ers practice squad Wednesday (Dec. 26).
|Dec 26 2018 - Keke Coutee|
WR Keke Coutee remains limited in practice because of his hamstring and he will remain a game time decision for Sunday.
|Dec 26 2018 - Lamar Miller|
RB Lamar Miller is feeling better after injuring his ankle against the New York Jets that caused him to miss their last game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Expectations remain that he will be a game-time decision.
|Dec 26 2018 - Mike Tyson|
S Mike Tyson remains in the concussion protocol and that required him to miss the last game. Tyson has experience at safety and he will be needed due to a depleted secondary due to injuries.
|Dec 26 2018 - DeAndre Hopkins|
WR DeAndre Hopkins is dealing with an ankle injury that kept him out of practice all last week but he was still able to play against the Eagles. Hopkins worked out prior to the game to test out his ankle but as the game progressed, it was easy to see that his left ankle was bothering him.
|Dec 26 2018 - Kareem Jackson|
CB Kareem Jackson is expected to play Sunday after injuring his knee in the first half of the Eagles game. Jackson was riding the bike on the sideline to get loose but the Texans opted to shut him down for the remainder of the game.
|Dec 26 2018 - Johnathan Joseph|
CB Johnathan Joseph has a neck issue that he suffered after making a tackle on WR Alshon Jeffery. Joseph missed time on the field but found a way back playing the final few drives with his injuries.
|Dec 25 2018 - Demaryius Thomas|
WR Demaryius Thomas was placed on injured reserve, the team announced. Multiple media outlets reported that the five-time Pro Bowl selection sustained an Achilles injury while blocking for fellow wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins on a screen during the second half of Sunday's 32-30 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. The injury comes at a time in which the Texans (10-5) have answered a franchise-best nine-game winning streak with losses in two of their last three heading into a home contests on Sunday (1 p.m. ET) against the Jacksonville Jaguars (5-10).
|Dec 24 2018 - Chris Landrum|
DE Chris Landrum was signed by the Texans to their practice squad Monday (Dec. 24). He had been waived by the Chargers Dec. 20.
|Dec 24 2018 - Kayvon Webster|
CB Kayvon Webster (thigh) was placed on reserve/injured by the Texans Monday (Dec. 24).
|Dec 24 2018 - Demaryius Thomas|
WR Demaryius Thomas (ruptured Achilles) was placed on reserve/injured by the Texans Monday (Dec. 24).
|Dec 24 2018 - Brian Peters|
LB Brian Peters was placed on reserve/injured by the Texans Monday (Dec. 24).
|Dec 24 2018 - Steven Mitchell|
WR Steven Mitchell was signed by the Texans from their practice squad Monday (Dec. 24).
|Dec 23 2018 - Deshaun Watson|
QB Deshaun Watson completed 29-of-40 passes for 339 yards and two touchdowns Sunday against Philadelphia. In the fourth quarter, Watson hit RB D'Onta Foreman for a 20-yard touchdown pass and rookie WR Vyncint Smith for a 35-yard touchdown strike, Watson went 13-of-19 for 175 yards for two touchdowns."He just has incredible instincts; he sees things well. He hangs in there; he's tough," Texans coach Bill O'Brien said of Watson. "A football field for him is heaven on Earth. Obviously, we have a strong belief in him and what he can do."
|Dec 22 2018 - Kayvon Webster|
CB Kayvon Webster was activated from reserve/injured; designated for return by the Texans Saturday (Dec. 22).
|Dec 22 2018 - Lamar Miller|
RB Lamar Miller was ruled out for Sunday's game at the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced Saturday. Miller was limited in practice all week by an ankle injury suffered in last week's 29-22 win over the New York Jets and was listed as questionable on Friday's injury before the team downgraded him to out Saturday. In his seventh NFL season overall and third with Houston, Miller is 83 yards shy of reaching the 1,000-yard mark for the third time in his career.
|Dec 20 2018 - Chris Landrum|
DE Chris Landrum was placed on waivers by the Chargers Thursday (Dec. 20).
|Dec 19 2018 - Kaimi Fairbairn|
K Ka'imi Fairbairn was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week after making five field goals and two extra points in Sunday's 29-22 victory over the New York Jets. Fairbairn leads the NFL with 136 points and 34 field goals.
|Dec 12 2018 - Amba Etta-Tawo|
WR Amba Etta-Tawo was signed by the Texans to the practice squad Wednesday (Dec. 12). He had been released by the Giants from the practice squad Oct. 4.
|Dec 12 2018 - Maurquice Shakir|
G Maurquice Shakir was signed by the Texans to their practice squad Wednesday (Dec. 12). He had been waived by the Ravens Sept. 1.
|Dec 12 2018 - Kayvon Webster|
CB Kayvon Webster was designated for return from reserve/injured by the Texans Wednesday (Dec. 12). He is eligible to be activated to play immediately, but can practice for a maximum of 21 days.
|Dec 12 2018 - DeAndre Hopkins|
WR DeAndre Hopkins continues to deal with a foot issue but it is not considered serious. Hopkins has been on an injury report majority of the season but he remains on track to play as usual.
|Dec 12 2018 - Zach Fulton|
G Zach Fulton returned to practice after missing all of last week's practice and Sunday's game with an injury to his left ring finger.
G Greg Mancz started in his place but expectations are for Fulton to return this week and back to his starting spot at right guard.
|Dec 12 2018 - Keke Coutee|
WR Keke Coutee remains on track to get on the field on Saturday after missing three games with a hamstring injury. Coutee has dealt with the hamstring injury all season including training camp.
Getting him healthy into the playoffs is key for the Texans training staff.
|Dec 12 2018 - DeAndre Carter|
WR/KR DeAndre Carter is in protocol after suffering a concussion in Sunday's game.
Carter was lost for the remainder of the game and now it becomes a race to see if he can get out of the protocol by Saturday's kickoff.
|Dec 10 2018 - Brennan Scarlett|
LB Brennan Scarlett (ankle) was placed on reserve/injured by the Texans Saturday (Dec. 8). While he would normally eligible to be designated for return and begin practicing after missing at least six weeks and playing in eight weeks, the first game he would be available would be the Super Bowl.
|Dec 10 2018 - Roderick Johnson|
T Roderick Johnson was signed by the Texans from their practice squad Saturday (Dec. 8).
|Dec 4 2018 - D'Onta Foreman|
RB D'Onta Foreman was activated from reserve/physically unable to perform by the Texans Tuesday (Dec. 4).
|Dec 2 2018 - Kaimi Fairbairn|
PK Ka'imi Fairbairn made five field goals, pushing his league leading total to 29, as Houston won its ninth straight game.
|Nov 30 2018 - J.J. Watt|
DE J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans on Friday was listed as questionable for Sunday's home game against the Cleveland Browns because of a knee injury.
Even though there was no talk during the week about Watt possibly missing a game for the first time this season, he was limited in practice on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday before the final injury report was published. Watt missed nine snaps in the Texans' 34-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Monday night, but six of those came when AFC South-leading Houston (8-3) removed several starters late in the game. There was no indication that Watt was in any discomfort as he stood on the sidelines in the final minutes of the game, for which he was selected AFC defensive player of the week after having 1.5 sacks against Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota and forcing a fumble.
|Nov 28 2018 - D'Onta Foreman|
RB D'Onta Foreman remains working on the field with the team in the 21-day window allowed for players on reserve/physically unable to perform. According to head coach Bill O'Brien, "I don't think he's all the way back." The Texans have one more week to decide to add him to the 53-man roster.
|Nov 27 2018 - Keke Coutee|
WR Keke Coutee continues to be slowed by a hamstring injury and left early in the Monday night win over the Titans. Head coach Bill O'Brien calls his injury day-to-day and anticipates that Coutee will have a chance to play on Sunday against the Browns.
|Nov 28 2018 - J.J. Watt|
DE J.J. Watt was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week after recording 1.5 sacks in a 34-17 win over the Tennessee Titans on Monday.
|Nov 27 2018 - Tyrell Adams|
LB Tyrell Adams was signed by the 49ers to their practice squad Tuesday (Nov. 27). He had been waived from reserve/injured with an injury settlement by the Texans Oct. 24. Adams (6-2, 230) originally entered the NFL after signing with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 12, 2015. He was waived by the Seahawks on Sept. 5, 2015, and later spent parts of his rookie season on the Seahawks and Kansas City Chiefs practice squads. After signing a reserve/future contract with the Chiefs on Jan. 18, 2016, he was later released from the team's practice squad on Sept. 6. Adams was signed to the Oakland Raiders practice squad on Oct. 5 and was promoted to the Raiders active roster on Nov. 26, 2016 where he appeared in six regular-season games and one postseason contest. In 2017, he saw action in six games for Oakland and registered 15 tackles prior to being waived by the team on Oct. 16, 2017. He was then claimed off waivers by the Buffalo Bills on October 18.
This season, Adams signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Feb. 23. He was waived/injured by the team on Sept. 1 and later signed to the Houston Texans practice squad on Oct. 2. On Oct. 6, he was promoted to the Texans active roster where he went on to appear in three games before he was waived/injured.
|Nov 27 2018 - Dylan Cole|
LB Dylan Cole was activated from reserve/injured; designated for return by the Texans Tuesday (Nov. 27).
|Nov 27 2018 - Josh Keyes|
LB Josh Keyes was placed on waivers by the Texans Tuesday (Nov. 27).
|Nov 23 2018 - Dylan Cole|
LB Dylan Cole was designated for return from reserve/injured by the Texans Wednesday (Nov. 21). He is eligible to be activated to play immediately, but can practice for a maximum of 21 days.
|Nov 20 2018 - David Steinmetz|
T David Steinmetz was signed by the Texans to their practice squad Tuesday (Nov. 20). He had been waived by the Dolphins Sept. 1.
|Nov 14 2018 - D'Onta Foreman|
RB D'Onta Foreman was returned to practice by the Texans Wednesday (Nov. 14) and remains on reserve/physically unable to perform. He is eligible to practice for 21 days at which point the Texans can activate him, release him or keep him on reserve/PUP for the rest of the season.
|Nov 14 2018 - Andre Hal|
S Andre Hal was limited Wednesday with a shoulder injury he suffered against the Jacksonville Jaguars. That shoulder issue kept him out of the Denver Broncos game and leaves his status up in the air for Sunday.
|Nov 14 2018 - Duke Ejiofor|
OLB Duke Ejiofor was limited in practice to start the week with a shoulder injury he suffered against the Denver Broncos that knocked him out of the game. Ejiofor dealt with a torn labrum at Wake Forest that affected his draft stock, so the Texans are being extra cautious with his situation.