Posts Tagged ‘James Casey’

FB James Casey Cleared to Go Vs Jacksonville

Texans fullback James Casey, who missed the past three games because of a torn hamstring, has been cleared to play against Jacksonville. Casey isn’t 100 percent, but he’s close enough to return to the lineup. “James is ready to go unless something happens between now and Sunday morning,” coach Gary Kubiak said Friday. “All indications […]

Texans FB/TE Casey tears pec muscle; Super Mario awaits his fate

Texans sack artist Mario Williams may have a torn pectoral muscle, Sports Illustrated’s Peter King reported on NBC’s Football Night In America. Williams left Sunday’s 25-20 loss to the Raiders after sacking (fifth of the season) quarterback Jason Campbell in the first quarter. Williams did not return and is scheduled to undergo an MRI to […]

Casey Shows His Stuff in First Start at FB for the Texans

All offseason there was concern about who was going to take over after the team lost Pro Bowl FB Vonta Leach to the Ravens. Sunday, James Casey answered the call, playing a solid game and proving his worth to the team. He was a powerful lead blocker against the Colts, and also caught three passes […]

Texans Sign Fullback Lawrence Vickers

The Texans have found their replacement for the departed Vonta Leach, officially announcing the signing of fullback Lawrence Vickers, who was a free agent from the Browns. The move to get Vickers doesn’t mean the team is giving up on James Casey at the fullback spot, but Vickers helped Peyton Hillis go over 1000 yards […]

53-Man roster cuts Saturday for the Texans

The NFL mandated 53-man roster trim is set for Saturday, and the Texans’ front office have lots a work ahead of them.  For the most part, many cuts will be predictable. However, the Texans have loads of talent, concentrated in certain positions, leaving the possibility of seeing many good players released.  The Texans are talent […]