After a couple of injury plagued seasons, Cushing has played 30 games the last two seasons, including all 16 in 2015. Cushing proved he's not done as an elite inside linebacker.
Brian Cushing (hip) is active Sunday against the Colts.
Cushing, who leads the team with 96 tackles his season, required an X-ray on his hip, but he was cleared to play after it returned negative. He comes in with 12 tackles in the last two games, including nine last week.
Brian Cushing (hip) is probable for Sunday's game against the Colts.
Cushing is likely to play in Sunday's divisional game, despite hurting his him and requiring X-rays earlier in the week. In 13 games played this season, Cushing leads the Houston Texans with 96 total tackles.
Brian Cushing did not participate in Wednesday's practice due to a hip injury, the Houston Chronicle reports.
X-rays earlier in the week came back negative and the Houston Texans are confident Cushing, who leads the team in tackles, will be available to play Week 15 in Indianapolis.
Brian Cushing underwent X-rays on his leg, which came back negative, following Week 14's loss to the Patriots, the Houston Chronicle reports. "He's banged up, but I think he'll be ready to go next Sunday," Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien said. "I think it's just a lower extremity deal, not sure exactly what it is. It's not a major injury."
Cushing, who leads Houston with 96 tackles, should be ready to go Week 15 against the Colts.
|P1||8/14/16||@ SF||7:00 pm|
|P4||9/1/16||@ DAL||8:00 pm|
|3||9/22/16||@ NE||8:25 pm|
|5||10/9/16||@ MIN||1:00 pm|
|7||10/24/16||@ DEN||8:30 pm|
|Bye: Week 9|
|10||11/13/16||@ JAC||1:00 pm|
|11||11/21/16||@ OAK||8:30 pm|
|13||12/4/16||@ GB||1:00 pm|
|14||12/11/16||@ IND||1:00 pm|
|17||1/1/17||@ TEN||1:00 pm|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|