• by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Texans CB Kareem Jackson cleared of concussion symptoms

    Texans cornerback Kareem Jackson underwent the NFL's concussion protocol after leaving Sunday's loss to the Falcons, the Houston Chronicle reports.He passed the league's baseline neurological exam and is expected to play Thursday when the Texans host the Colts.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Report: Texans sign Kareem Jackson to four-year deal

    The Texans have agreed to sign cornerback Kareem Jackson to a four-year deal, worth $8.5 million per year, keeping him off the open market just two days away from the start of free agency, according to ESPN. "It feels good. The weight is released off of my shoulders. Feels good that I know I'll be back in Houston," Jackson said, per the Houston Chronicle. The five-year starter for the Texans totaled 57 tackles with three interceptions and nine passes defended in 2014.

  • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

    Report: Dolphins eyeing CBs Brandon Flowers, Kareem Jackson

    Looking to upgrade at cornerback, the Dolphins are interested in bringing on Brandon Flowers or Kareem Jackson during free agency, according to a report from the Miami Herald. The Dolphins don't appear sold on cornerback Cortland Finnegan for future seasons with the organization discussing alternative options. In 2014, Flowers totaled 52 tackles and three interceptions after signing a one-year deal with the Chargers. Jackson recorded 57 tackles and three interceptions in his fifth season for the Texans.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Report: Texans not expected to 'break bank' on Kareem Jackson

    On Monday, defensive back Kareem Jackson said on Sirius XM radio on Monday he'd prefer to sign with the Texans and not be tagged. However, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans don't plan on breaking the bank or using the franchise tag on the unrestricted free agent this offseason. Jackson, who turned down a deal before the start of the 2014 season, is expected to command the most lucrative contract out of all impending Houston free agents if he hits the market. However, the Texans have not used the tag since 2008, and don't plan on doing so this offseason, per the report. The five-year starter for the Texans totaled 57 tackles with three interceptions and nine passes defended in 2014.

  • by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Kareem Jackson hopeful to re-sign with Texans

    Defensive back Kareem Jackson is uncertain if he will be back with the Texans in 2015, but he is grateful the team has given him the chance to grow as a player. "They've always been in my corner," Jackson said to ESPN. "It's always been positive from them and from me. it's just one of those things. You have growing pains, but at the end of the day, you get to a point and you're comfortable." Jackson totaled 57 tackles with three interceptions and nine passes defended in 2014. Jackson is an unrestricted free agent this offseason, but is hoping to remain in Houston. "I'd love to be back here," Jackson said. "What Coach O'Brien has brought here with the coaches and stuff like that, with the system and stuff like that, I definitely want to be a part of what's starting to happen last year and progressing into the future."

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Texans list lengthy injury report for Week 17

    The Texans have listed tight end Garrett Graham (ankle), inside linebacker Mike Mohamed (concussion), wide receiver DeVier Posey (calf) and quarterback Tom Savage (knee) as questionable for Sunday's game against Jacksonville. Meanwhile, guard Brandon Brooks (knee, ankle), tackle Tyson Clabo (shoulder), inside linebacker Brian Cushing (ankle), tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz (shoulder), running back Arian Foster (rest), wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (wrist), cornerback Kareem Jackson (back), wide receiver Andre Johnson (rest), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (ankle), outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus (back, finger), nose tackle Ryan Pickett (groin), guard Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and inside linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee) were all labeled as probable.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Texans list Andre Johnson, Arian Foster as probable for Sunday

    The Texas listed wide receiver Andre Johnson (concussion) and running back Arian Foster (hip) as probable for Sunday's game against the Ravens. Both Johnson and Foster were able to fully participate in Friday's practice. The following players are also listed as probable: Tyson Clabo, Brian Cushing, Akeem Dent, Kareem Jackson, Johnathan Joseph, Whitney Mercilus, DeVier Posey and Jeff Tarpinian . The Texans listed Garrett Graham (ankle), Mike Mohamed (concussion), Tom Savage (knee) and Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) as out. The Texans are 5-point underdogs.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Arian Foster, Brian Cushing among Texans ready to roll

    Texans running back Arian Foster (groin) and linebacker Brian Cushing (back, ankle) are active as expected for the game at Indianapolis after being listed as probable. Other Texans getting the green light include offensive tackle Tyson Clabo (foot), linebacker Akeem Dent (neck), cornerback Kareem Jackson (knee), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (knee, Achilles), safety Danieal Manning (hamstring) and linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee).

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Texans list three as out on final injury report for Week 15

    Texans final injury report of the week lists three as out for Sunday's game against the Colts including tight end Garrett Graham, linebacker Whitney Mercilus and guard Xavier Su'a-Filo . The following players are listed as probable: Arian Foster, Jonathan Joseph, Tyson Clabo, Brian Cushing, Akemm Dent, Kareem Jackson, Danieal Manning and Jeff Tarpinian.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Texans enter Week 14 clash vs. Jags relatively healthy

    The Texans enter their Week 14 clash against the Jaguars relatively healthy, with 13 of 16 players on the final injury report deemed probable. Those players include: Tackle Tyson Clabo (foot), inside linebacker Brian Cushing (knee), tight end Anthony Denham (illness), inside linebacker Akeem Dent (neck), running back Arian Foster (groin), running back Jonathan Grimes (ankle), cornerback Kareem Jackson (knee), wide receiver Andre Johnson (rest), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (ankle), punter Shane Lechler (biceps), tackle Derek Newton (knee) and nose tackle Ryan Pickett (back).Safety Danieal Manning (hamstring) was the only player on the report deemed questionable, while tight end Garrett Graham (ankle) and outside linebacke Jadeveon Clowney (knee) were ruled out. Clowney's disappointing rookie season has come to an end this week, as the team placed him on season-ending injured reserve and will undergo another surgery on his right knee.