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38 Buddy Howell RB

Houston Texans

Fantasy Stats
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Key Stats
GPAttYdsAvgTDsFum
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Player Updates

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Texans' Buddy Howell: Viewed as early down runner
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Texans head coach Bill O'Brien said that he views Howell as a runner who can contribute on first and second downs, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. "Good size, first- and second-down back," O'Brien said of Howell, whom the team claimed off waivers over the weekend. "Liked what we saw on film on offense and on special teams, so we took a shot and we'll see how it goes."

While suiting up for the Dolphins during the preseason Howell rushed for 76 yards (5.4 per carry) and one touchdown, but it wasn't enough for the undrafted rookie to crack the 53-man roster. The Texans saw enough potential in the 6-foot-1, 225-pounder to put in a claim, adding him to a running-back room lacking in quality depth behind starter Lamar Miller. Though he offers intriguing size between the tackles, Howell enters the season as the clear No. 4 man on the depth chart and is expected to make most of his near-term contributions on special teams.

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Texans' Buddy Howell: Claimed by Houston
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Texans claimed Howell off waivers from the Dolphins.

Howell was an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic. His best season came in 2016 when he scored 13 touchdowns and average 5.0 yards per carry. To make room on the roster, Houston waive Troymaine Pope.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.AttYdsLgTD
19/9/18NE0000
29/16/18TEN0000
39/23/18NYG0000
49/30/18IND0000
510/7/18DAL0000
610/14/18BUF0000
710/21/18JAC0000
810/25/18MIA0000
911/4/18DEN0000
1111/18/18WAS0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
1211/26/18TEN8:15 pm
1312/2/18CLE1:00 pm
1412/9/18IND1:00 pm
1512/15/18@ NYJ4:30 pm
1612/23/18@ PHI1:00 pm
1712/30/18JAC1:00 pm
Rushing
YearTeamGGSAttYdsAvgLgTD20+1st
2018Houston Texans9000---0000
TOTAL9000---0000
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2018Houston Texans9000---00000
TOTAL9000---00000
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2018Houston Texans965.010000.0000
TOTAL965.010000.0000
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2018Houston Texans900100000
TOTAL900100000
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/225
Birthdate:
3/27/1996
Age:
22
Hometown:
Miami, FL, USA
School:
Florida Atlantic
NFL Experience:
0
Awards: