Arian Foster RUMORS & NEWS

  • Texans running back Arian Foster expected to have increased role Thursday

    Houston Chronicle "Pro Bowl running back Arian Foster was a man of few words leading up to the Texans’ pivotal AFC South divisional game Thursday night against the Indianapolis Colts. He’s hoping his actions speak volumes. One game removed from his first game back from groin surgery, in which he rushed for..." October 07

  • Arian Foster expected to make season debut for Texans in Week 4

    SB Nation "Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is finally making his season debut Sunday. Foster is will suit up for the Texans' Week 4 game against the Atlanta Falcons, according to Adam Schefter. Foster missed the first three games of the season after undergoing groin surgery early in training..." October 04

  • Texans RB Arian Foster listed as questionable, could play Sunday

    ESPN "Houston Texans running back Arian Foster likes where his body is right now and feels he has a chance to play Sunday. "Yeah, the more and more you run on it the better, the more confidence you build on it," Foster said. "I guess, with this type of injury -- I talked to the doctor that cut me..." October 03

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    Drew Dougherty @DoughertyDrew

    O'Brien said RB Arian Foster looks "good" and practiced today. Still won't know if he'll play at Atlanta.

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    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    #Texans HC Bill O'Brien not expecting final decision on RB Arian Foster until 90 min before kickoff when player tells him how he feels.

  • Arian Foster will be a game-time decision for Texans vs. Falcons "Arian Foster Watch has begun in earnest this week. Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien said Wednesday the running back practiced and will be a game-time decision on Sunday when his team faces the Atlanta Falcons. " The night before, or 90 minutes before," O'Brien said of when he'd know..." September 30

  • Texans coach Bill O’Brien: Arian Foster won’t play Sunday

    Houston Chronicle "Texans Pro Bowl running back Arian Foster won’t play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, according to coach Bill O’Brien. Foster has made steady progress in his recovery since undergoing groin surgery in August. He’s now set to miss his third consecutive game. Meanwhile, Texans offensive..." September 25

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    Drew Dougherty @DoughertyDrew

    "I feel wonderful."-RB Arian Foster. Doesn't have timetable return yet, also said groin "not 100" yet.

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    Aaron Wilson @AaronWilson_NFL

    Arian Foster (groin surgery) practicing for second week in a row

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    Tania Ganguli @taniaganguli

    Texans running back Arian Foster was practicing again today, as he did last week. His availability for next week...

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    Aaron Wilson @AaronWilson_NFL

    Arian Foster returned to practice today on limited basis

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    John McClain @McClain_on_NFL

    Foster will miss his 2nd game Sunday. He has to practice a couple of weeks before he can play. I still think he'll miss 4 and return 4 Colts

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    Aaron Wilson @AaronWilson_NFL

    Texans coach Bill O'Brien was asked Sunday if there's a chance Arian Foster plays this week against Carolina. His answer: 'I would say no'

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    Aaron Wilson @AaronWilson_NFL

    Arian Foster ran well on a side field today, is moving quickly and decisively

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    Will Brinson @WillBrinson

    Wow! @JasonLaCanfora on Arian Foster: "Would not be surprised if he plays next week ...Going to be Week 2 or Week 3"

  • Arian Foster: ‘I’ve made a lot of progress … we’re ahead of schedule’

    Houston Chronicle "Shortly after working on a side field Thursday morning where he was running and cutting quickly and decisively, Texans Pro Bowl running back Arian Foster said he’s recuperating well after undergoing groin surgery in August and is ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation. Foster is expected back..." September 10

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Being that Arian Foster passed physical, PUP was not an option. Foster could return in 4 weeks but could be out 6 or more weeks. Team unsure

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    Aaron Wilson @AaronWilson_NFL

    Sources emphasize Arian Foster rehab from groin surgery progressing well, hope is he's back late September, early October at latest

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    Jayson Braddock @JaysonBraddock

    Arian Foster Update: Arian has been in Houston working out & expectations are for him to return to the field in some facet by week 2-4.

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    Aaron Wilson @AaronWilson_NFL

    Best-case scenario for Arian Foster, if no setbacks in rehab from groin surgery, likely end of September, per sources.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Arian Foster had successful surgery this morning. There’s some hope recovery will be quicker than 3 months. But time will tell.

  • Arian Foster has surgery; Texans hope for return in less than 3 months

    ESPN "Texans running back Arian Foster underwent surgery Friday morning to repair a groin muscle that was torn off the bone, according to a source. Although a timetable for his return is unclear, there's hope that his recovery time will be shorter than three months, the source said. Foster..." August 07

  • Arian Foster: 'I don't believe in God'

    ESPN "Life's biggest questions are leading me through a narrow street in a stately Houston neighborhood, where haunting piles of home furnishings-cabinets, carpet, curtains-lie on the north side of the street in mud-streaked abandon. Meanwhile, the south side, unharmed by the torrential rain, looks as..." August 07

  • Doctor: Arian Foster ‘should be back to full form in two to three months’

    Houston Chronicle "As Texans running back Arian Foster prepares to have groin surgery Friday in Philadelphia with Dr. William Meyers performing the procedure, the Pro Bowl runner is being operated on by the same specialist who did outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney’s sports hernia surgery. Meyers has performed..." August 06

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    John McClain @McClain_on_NFL

    Foster will undergo surgery to repair torn groin in Philadelphia Friday. Dr. William Meyers will reattach muscle to the bone.

  • Arian Foster getting a second opinion about groin injury

    Houston Chronicle "Coach Bill O’Brien said after practice Wednesday that injured running back Arian Foster is still being evaluated and that the Texans plan to sign a replacement. Foster, who suffered a severe groin injury during Monday night’s practice, is getting a second opinion. Although O’Brien didn’t..." August 05

  • Arian Foster to have surgery Friday, expected to miss half of season

    Houston Chronicle "Center Ben Jones was almost nauseous when he learned running back Arian Foster had suffered a groin injury so severe it would require surgery. “For an offensive lineman, Arian’s your best friend because he can do so many things,” Jones said after Wednesday’s practice. “You never want to lose a..." August 05

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    Tania Ganguli @taniaganguli

    Arian Foster suffered a groin injury last night at the #Texans first fully padded practice, sources say.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Texans RB Arian Foster suffered a major groin injury that’ll likely necessitate surgery, I’m told. Almost certainly headed to short-term IR

  • Texans’ Arian Foster Likely Requires Groin Surgery

    Washington Post "Although Coach Bill O’Brien declined to confirm it Monday evening, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster suffered a groin injury during practice. The extent of the injury the running back — a perennial fantasy football darling — suffered was not yet known, but sources confirmed to ESPN’s..." August 04

  • Arian Foster -- Wife Files for Divorce ... After Baby Mama Drama

    TMZ "They TRIED to make it work ... but Arian Foster's wife has decided to pull the plug on their marriage ... more than a year after the NFL star fathered a child with another woman. TMZ Sports has confirmed the Houston Texans star's wife, Romina Lombardo Foster, filed for divorce in Texas on..." July 21

  • Arian Foster more entrenched than ever with Texans

    Houston Chronicle "Arian Foster was at war a year ago. His personal life was on public display. He battled the media with forced silence. His entire self-made NFL journey, threatened by season-ending back surgery in 2013, found him at a career crossroads. Foster’s response? One of the best seasons the..." June 17

  • Texans’ Arian Foster needles NFL’s drug-testing policy

    Houston Chronicle "Texans running back Arian Foster, who likes to have fun on Twitter, was at it again Wednesday morning. Foster, who was selected to be tested Wednesday on his off day at the Texans’ facility, took to Twitter to joke about it." June 03

  • Should the Texans Move on from Arian Foster?

    Sportsnaut "Now that the Houston Texans are on the verge of parting ways with future Hall of Fame wide receiver Andre Johnson, focus turns to whether this team is prepared to fully turn the page from its somewhat successful past. Johnson—the team’s longest tenured player—was also its second ever..." March 05

  • Texans coach Bill O’Brien says Arian Foster has ‘got a lot of good football left,’ doesn’t rule out drafting RB

    Houston Chronicle "Texans coach Bill O’Brien was asked today about running back Arian Foster’s workload. Foster, who turns 29 in August, carried 260 times for 1,246 yards and eight touchdowns. He caught 38 passes for 327 yards and five touchdowns. “I think any time a player reaches close to that age of 30 and..." February 20

  • Arian Foster threatened to punch Case Keenum if he cried after win

    SB Nation "Case Keenum needed nine starts to get his first win as an NFL quarterback, but after an 0-8 record in 2013, the third-year quarterback led the Houston Texans to a 25-13 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in Week 16. Keenum was signed by the Texans just last week after injuries to quarterbacks..." December 22

  • Texans Arian Foster likely to start Sunday

    Houston Chronicle "The Texans got some good news Wednesday when running back Arian Foster was able to practice after missing the last two games with a groin injury. "He looked pretty good," coach Bill O'Brien said. Barring a setback, Foster will start Sunday against Tennessee. In an earlier 30-16 victory over..." November 28

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    Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26

    Bill O'Brien says there's a good chance Arian Foster will play against the Titans.

  • Texans Arian Foster could return vs. Titans

    Houston Chronicle "Texans coach Bill O’Brien said Monday that running back Arian Foster could return to action Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. Foster has missed the Texans’ last two games due to a groin injury." November 25

  • Foster Misses Practice, Unlikely to Play Against Bengals

    Battle Red Blog "Alfred Blue delivered a strong performance last week in Cleveland with 156 yards on a franchise record 36 carries. Jonathan Grimes backed up Blue with 13 carries for 54 yards rushing. Both of these players may need to tote the rock again if Arian Foster is unable to suit-up for the..." November 22

  • Texans’ Arian Foster day-to-day; Alfred Blue will share carries

    Houston Chronicle "Arian Foster (groin) returned to practice Wednesday and is day-to-day heading into Sunday’s matchup against Cincinnati at NRG Stadium. Asked to elaborate about Foster’s status, coach Bill O’Brien didn’t budge. Foster missed the Texans’ Week 11 road victory against Cleveland. “Day-to-day,”..." November 19

  • Arian Foster (groin) won't play against Browns "Arian Foster has gone from long shot to no shot. The Houston Texans announced Saturday that Foster will not play Sunday against the Cleveland Browns. The star running back has a groin injury. Foster suffered the injury in a Week 9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Foster sat out practices on..." November 16

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    Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26

    Texans injury report: Arian Foster (groin) did not practice today. Game-time decision

  • Cushing, Clowney practice, could play against Browns

    Houston Chronicle "Inside linebacker Brian Cushing and outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney are expected to play against Cleveland, but running back Arian Foster is “definitely day-to-day,” according to coach Bill O’Brien. Foster, who’s nursing a groin injury, was asked how he felt and said, “great.” Foster..." November 13

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    Tania Ganguli @taniaganguli

    Foster said he plans to play during today's locker room session, according to the team transcript. #Texans

  • Arian Foster (groin) unlikely to miss time after bye "The bye week has arrived at the perfect time for the Houston Texans. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that running back Arian Foster is unlikely to miss any time with the groin injury he suffered Sunday against the Eagles because of the team's extended break, per a source informed..." November 04

  • Arian Foster slams helmet down, goes to locker room with injury

    Yahoo! Sports "Houston Texans running back Arian Foster received a handoff on a stretch play to the left, and he fell to the ground without being hit against the Philadelphia Eagles. It was a pretty clear indication that something was wrong with the injury-prone Foster, who has been fantastic this season and..." November 03

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    Drew Dougherty @DoughertyDrew

    "Oh yeah."-O'Brien on if he expects Brian Cushing & Arian Foster to play vs. Colts.

  • Arian Foster says NFL Thursday games are dangerous, hypocritical

    Houston Chronicle "Texans running back Arian Foster said the NFL’s Thursday Night Football games are “annoying for players” and hypocritical during a time when the league is actively trying to promote player safety. “I don’t know a player that likes it,” Foster said Monday at NRG Stadium. “I really don’t know a..." October 07

  • If Texans’ Arian Foster feels he can play, he will vs. Cowboys

    Houston Chronicle "Arian Foster had no interest in discussing the Texans’ lack of a running attack last Sunday against Buffalo and was noncommittal about playing this Sunday against Dallas. The Texans’ starting running back was held to just six yards on eight carries during a home victory versus the Bills, the..." October 02