Arian Foster: Houston Texans officially place RB on injured reserve

The Houston Texans officially placed running back Arian Foster on injured reserve Tuesday afternoon, officially ending his season. Foster was told by several back specialists that he needs season-ending surgery to repair damage in the area. He sought out multiple opinions in an effort to avoid surgery, but no one would clear him to play.

Fantasy Football 2013: Ranking the top 50 running backs

The NFL has become a passing game. While that is a true statement, top running backs will rule the first few rounds of fantasy drafts as much as ever.

Early two-round 2013 Fantasy Football mock draft

Robert Griffin is this year’s Adrian Peterson scenario. In a world where nothing happens to his knee at the end of last season, Griffin is a first-round pick and arguably the first QB off the board.

But Griffin is coming off a knee injury. All the propaganda says Griffin is way, way ahead of schedule and will be good to go Week One. But the last time the Adidas hype machine pushed someone who sustained a serious knee injury in the playoffs, things did not work so well. Griffin could end up like Adrian Peterson and perform like nothing ever happen, or he could be like Derrick Rose and miss much of the season.

Obviously Griffin’s final fantasy draft position will hinge on his progress during camp. By mid-August the picture should be much clearer.

Houston Texans Ultimate Franchise Player: Counting Down the Top 10 Texans of All-Time

Who are the best players in the 11-year history of the Houston Texans? Let’s just say that the University of Wisconsin is well represented on the list.

Monday Night Football Drinking Game Week 5: Houston Texans at New York Jets

I’m unreasonably excited for this week’s drinking game. Houston is undefeated and looks like a legitimate Super Bowl contender. And the Jets are stuck in such a state of suckiness that this drinking game could become an out-and-out catastrophe inside of 10 minutes.

Arian Foster Offers The Best Defense of Veganism … Ever

Arian Foster of the Houston Texans is a vegan. Last night he tweeted the only answer that vegans will ever need to give those who question their diet.

NFL Playoffs: Houston Texans at Baltimore Ravens Preview and Prediction

Much of the AFC playoff coverage has been focused on Tim Tebow and the Broncos, but there is another game being played on Sunday that should be great to watch. The Houston Texans, who are now undefeated in the playoffs as a franchise, are heading into Baltimore to take on the Ravens.

AFC Wild Card Playoffs: Cincinnati Bengals at Houston Texans Preview and Prediction

The first game of the NFL playoffs features two teams who are coming into the playoffs following losses. The Bengals are coming off of a loss to the Ravens that could have eliminated them from the playoffs, while the Texans are losers of three straight following their clinching of the AFC South.

Fantasy Football Week 15 Start Em, Sit Em Advice, Player Projections, and Roster Q&A

This week needs no introductions. Week 15 is pivotal for all fantasy football owners still alive and playing. We break down the start/sit picks, and provide some player projections, to get you ready for your Week 15 battle.

Fantasy Football Week 6 Start Em Sit Em Picks and Player Projections for Hillis, Hernandez, Dez, Stevie J, and more

Is 2011 going to be the highest scoring fantasy season of all time? All signs indicate that it could be. That means that making the right start em, sit em decisions has never been more crucial. So let Jon and Jerod help you set your Week 6 lineups in this week’s Start/Sit column.

Fantasy Football Week 4 Injury Updates: Arian Foster, Steven Jackson, Dez Bryant, Frank Gore, and more

Amanda Lawson breaks down all of the fantasy-relevant injuries for Week 4, including Arian Foster, Steven Jackson, Dez Bryant, Frank Gore, and many more.

Fantasy Football Week 4 Start Em, Sit Em Picks, Player Projections, and Lineup Advice

With three weeks now in the books, division pecking orders are starting to shape up in fantasy leagues across the country. It’s the time now when leagues are won and lost. NOW is when we have to start making the tough calls. Luckily for you, Jon is back with his Week 4 Start Em, Sit Em projections to help you set your Week 4 lineups.

Fantasy Football Week 3: Stats That Matter Involving Cam Newton/Steve Smith, Miles Austin/Jason Witten, and Arian Foster/Ben Tate

Cam Newton has not played like a rookie at all and has inspired Zach Harbison to look at some stats that matter and may help you make decisions this coming week and throughout the season.

Fantasy Football Week 2 Injury Updates: Arian Foster, Knowshon Moreno, Hakeem Nicks, Steven Jackson, many more

Amanda Lawson runs down the latest updates on all of the injuries that will impact Week 2 of the fantasy football season. Among the names: Arian Foster, Steven Jackson, Hakeem Nicks, Calvin Johnson, Stevie Johnson, Santonio Holmes, Knowshon Moreno, and many more.

Fantasy Football Week 1: Last Minute Lineup Tips

The NFL season officially began on Thursday, which also meant the fantasy football season began as well. If you are already losing in your fantasy league, make sure that you have the right players on your roster to counter your opponent. Here are a few last minute tips for Week 1 to help you out.