Justin Houston RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Chiefs’ Justin Houston to make season debut on Sunday

    Fanrag Sports "Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston is expected to make his season debut on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after being activated off the PUP list earlier in the week. Despite his questionable designation due to his knee injury, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports Houston will be on the..." November 20

  • Andy Reid says ‘there’s a good chance’ Justin Houston will play Sunday

    Sportsnaut "The long awaited return of Kansas City Chiefs outside linebacker Justin Houston may finally be over. On Friday, head coach Andy Reid told reporters the talented pass rusher could finally play when the Chiefs host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. While he wouldn’t make any commitment, Reid said..." November 18

  • Chiefs thinking Justin Houston plays this week against Bucs

    Pro Football Talk "The Chiefs activated outside linebacker Justin Houston a week ago, and it appears he’s going to be active this week. Chiefs coach Andy Reid just told reporters that Houston was practicing today, which is a good sign. Asked whether he expected Houston to play this week against the Buccaneers,..." November 16

  • Chiefs’ Andy Reid on Justin Houston’s return: ‘We’re close’

    Kansas City Star "Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Monday that outside linebacker Justin Houston, who continues to work his way back from offseason knee surgery, is nearing a return to action. “We’re pretty close here,” Reid said. The Chiefs activated Houston from the physically-unable-to-perform list last..." November 15

  • Justin Houston expects to 'dominate' in return

    NFL.com "Justin Houston is in line to make his season debut after undergoing offseason knee surgery. The Kansas City Chiefs' Pro Bowl linebacker said he expects to make an immediate impression on the field Sunday versus the Carolina Panthers. "I expect what I normally do. Dominate," Houston said..." November 10

  • Justin Houston will be activated this week, may play in Carolina

    Pro Football Talk "The Chiefs may have linebacker Justin Houston back in the lineup when they travel to face the Panthers in Week 10. Houston has been practicing for the last couple of weeks and coach Andy Reid said Monday that Houston will be activated from the physically unable to perform list before..." November 07

  • Justin Houston cleared for football activities

    Pro Football Talk "There’s been uncertainty about when and if Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston would be ready to return to the team this season after having surgery on his ACL early in the offseason, but it looks like we can drop if from the list of options. Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder announced on Wednesday..." October 12

  • Chiefs Restructure Justin Houston’s Contract

    Pro Football Rumors "The Chiefs have freed up some cap space with the help of outside linebacker Justin Houston. Houston has agreed to turn $7.5MM of his $14.9MM base salary into a bonus, as Field Yates of ESPN.com tweets. The maneuvering will give KC an additional $6MM in cap space, money that was badly needed as the..." September 14

  • Chiefs don't expect to have Justin Houston back before November

    CBS Sports "Chiefs pass rusher Justin Houston, one of the premier defenders in the NFL, is opening the season on the PUP list, which puts him out at least six weeks. However, according to a team source, the Chiefs are not expecting him back on that timetable. Houston, who signed a massive contract..." September 11

  • Justin Houston (knee) to start 2016 season on PUP

    NFL.com "The Kansas City Chiefs will start the season without Justin Houston. The linebacker was placed on the physically unable to perform list, the team announced Tuesday. Houston will miss at least the first six games of the season. The 27-year-old pass rusher battled knee issues in 2015, missing..." August 30

  • Andy Reid: Justin Houston expected to miss camp

    NFL.com "Franchise player Eric Berry won't be the only Kansas City Chiefs defensive star missing from the start of training camp. Coach Andy Reid told reporters Tuesday that he doesn't expect outside linebacker Justin Houston to participate in camp. Houston underwent surgery in February to "fix" an..." July 27

  • Chiefs to begin training camp without Justin Houston

    ESPN "The Kansas City Chiefs will begin training camp next month without one of their most important defensive players. Outside linebacker Justin Houston, who had ACL surgery in February, won’t be ready to participate when camp begins in late July at Missouri Western State University. “When you’re..." June 18