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ILB Brian Cushing - Houston Texans

6-3, 243Born: 1-24-1987College: USCDrafted: Round 1, pick 15

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Updated a previous report, Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee) will miss at least a week due to his knee injury. The ailment has been bothering him for the past two games.

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General News (Thu Oct 23): did not practice on Thursday. Cushing has had his knee drained multiple times over the last few weeks, according to a source. The team hopes that rest will help heal the knee.

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4 vs BUF 8 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
5 at DAL 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 vs IND 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 at PIT 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 at TEN PROJ-Norton 0 * * * * * * *

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Texans | Thursday practice report (Thu Oct 23, 07:19 PM) - Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Darryl Morris (ankle) and LBs Brooks Reed (groin), John Simon (ankle) and Jeff Tarpinian (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 23. LB Jadeveon Clowney (knee) and CB Johnathan Joseph (knee) were limited. LB Akeem Dent (wrist), DE Tim Jamison (groin), LB Mike Mohamed (calf) and DT Jerrell Powe (shoulder) participated fully.

Texans | Brian Cushing has knee drained (Thu Oct 23, 11:36 AM) - Updating a previous report, Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee) has had his knee drained multiple times over the last few weeks, according to a source. The team hopes that rest will help heal the knee.

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Texans | Brian Cushing to miss at least a week (Wed Oct 22, 09:59 PM) - Updated a previous report, Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee) will miss at least a week due to his knee injury. The ailment has been bothering him for the past two games.

Our View: It's good for Cushing to work on getting fully healthy rather than struggling through playing with a bum knee. The team will watch him closely while he recovers from this ailment.
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Texans | Wednesday practice report (Wed Oct 22, 06:48 PM) - Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Johnathan Joseph (knee), CB Darryl Morris (ankle), LB Brooks Reed (groin), LB John Simon (ankle) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. LBs Jadeveon Clowney (knee) and Mike Mohamed (calf) were limited, while LB Akeem Dent (wrist), DE Tim Jamison (groin) and DT Jerrell Powe (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Texans | Saturday practice report (Sat Oct 18, 03:55 PM) - Houston Texans CB Darryl Morris (ankle) did not practice Saturday, Oct. 18, and has been ruled out for Week 7. LBs Jadeveon Clowney (knee) and Mike Mohamed (calf) were limited and are questionable. OG Brandon Brooks (illness), DE Tim Jamison (groin), LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Johnathan Joseph (knee), C Chris Myers (non-injury related), OT Derek Newton (elbow), LB Brooks Reed (groin), LB Jeff Tarpinian (knee)and DE J.J. Watt (thigh) participated fully.

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