Heath (knee, illness) will not carry an injury designation into Monday's game against the Ravens.
Heath has been battling the knee injury for a few weeks, but it appears the undisclosed illness is what kept him sidelined at Friday's practice. Regardless, the 24-year-old appears ready to go for a depleted Texans' front seven that needs as much help as it can get.
Heath didn't practice Friday because of a knee injury and an illness.
Heath missed three games due to the knee before returning to play 15 of a possible 58 defensive snaps in a Week 11 win over the Cardinals. He has 11 tackles and one sack over seven games.
Heath (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.
Heath will suit up for the first time since Week 6 against the Browns. The second-year pro has yet to play significant defensive snaps, but due to injuries on the Texans' defensive front, he may be in for a high snap count Sunday. However, it's quite possible Houston keeps his snap count low since he only practiced as a limited participant all week.
Heath (knee) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.
Heath was a limited participant in practice this week and appears to be nearing a return after missing three straight games. The 24-year-old will likely be a game-day decision, with Angelo Blackson and Carlos Watkins slated for increased snaps if he cannot play.
Heath (knee) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice.
Heath has missed the last three games, but his upgrade to a limited participant bodes well for his chances to play Sunday against the Cardinals. Due to the Texans' injury woes on their defensive front, Heath may slot into the lineup as a starter Sunday. However, he's been removed from the lineup for so long, fantasy owners may want to wait to see what he's worth before picking him up.