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Texans | Two expected to compete for LG job

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:35:30 -0700

Houston Texans OGs Ben Jones and Xavier Su'a-Filo are expected to compete for the starting left guard job during training camp. Jones likely has an advantage for the job entering camp, because Su'a-Filo missed a majority of the offseason workouts.

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Texans | Ben Jones could start at OG

Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:32:54 -0700

Houston Texans OG Ben Jones could start at left guard next season if the team does not re-sign free-agent OG Wade Smith this offseason. The team could also consider moving OT David Quessenberry from tackle to guard.

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Texans | Friday injury report for Week 12

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 13:43:06 -0800

Houston Texans CB Kareem Jackson (ribs), CB Elbert Mack (hamstring) and SS Jawanza Starling (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 12. LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring), LB Darryl Sharpton (back, foot, toe) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (groin) are listed as questionable. TE Ryan Griffin (concussion), C Ben Jones (ankle), C Chris Myers (throat), OG Wade Smith (knee), OG Cody White (neck), OT Duane Brown (illness), OT Derek Newton (elbow, knee), DE J.J. Watt (back), LB Joe Mays (knee) and SS Shiloh Keo (Achilles', hamstring) are listed as probable. Jackson, Mack and Starling did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 22. Smith, Mohamed, Sharpton and Tarpinian were limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 12

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:56:54 -0800

Houston Texans LB Darryl Sharpton (back, foot, toe), CB Kareem Jackson (ribs), CB Elbert Mack (hamstring) and SS Jawanza Starling (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 21. OG Wade Smith (knee), OT Duane Brown (illness), DE J.J. Watt (back), LB Joe Mays (knee), LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (groin) were limited during practice. TE Ryan Griffin (concussion), C Ben Jones (ankle), C Chris Myers (throat), OT Derek Newton (elbow, knee) and SS Shiloh Keo (Achilles', hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:54:42 -0800

Houston Texans CB Kareem Jackson (ribs), CB Elbert Mack (hamstring), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe, back), OG Wade Smith (knee), S Jawanza Starling (hamstring) and DE J.J. Watt (back) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 20. OT Duane Brown (illness), LB Joe Mays (knee), LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring), C Chris Myers (throat) and LB Jeff Tarpinian (groin) were limited. TE Ryan Griffin (concussion), C Ben Jones (ankle), S Shiloh Keo (Achilles', hamstring) and OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow) practiced in full.

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Texans | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 15:26:33 -0800

Houston Texans TE Ryan Griffin (concussion) and CB Elbert Mack (hamstring, groin) were ruled out for Week 11. CB Kareem Jackson (chest), P Shane Lechler (illness), LB Joe Mays (knee, abdomen) and LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring) are questionable. OG Brandon Brooks (toe, knee), OT Andrew Gardner (knee), C Ben Jones (chest), S Shiloh Keo (Achilles', hamstring), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (hip), OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow), WR DeVier Posey (hip), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe), OG Wade Smith (knee) and DT J.J. Watt (elbow) are probable. Griffin, Jackson, Lechler, Mack, Mays and Mohamed did not practice Friday, Nov. 15. Sharpton and Smith were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 11

Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:59:38 -0800

Houston Texans TE Ryan Griffin (concussion), LB Joe Mays (abdomen, knee), LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring), CB Kareem Jackson (chest), CB Elbert Mack (groin, hamstring) and P Shane Lechler (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 14. OG Wade Smith (knee) and LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe) were limited during practice. WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), WR DeVier Posey (hip), C Ben Jones (chest), OG Brandon Brooks (knee, toe), OT Andrew Gardner (knee), OT Derek Newton (elbow, knee), DE J.J. Watt (elbow), CB Brice McCain (hip) and SS Shiloh Keo (Achilles', hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Wednesday injury report for Week 11

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:47:39 -0800

Houston Texans TE Ryan Griffin (concussion), CB Kareem Jackson (chest), P Shane Lechler (illness), CB Elbert Mack (hamstring, groin), LB Joe Mays (knee, abdomen), LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe) and G Wade Smith (knee) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 13. S Shiloh Keo (Achilles', hamstring) was limited in practice. G Brandon Brooks (toe, knee), T Andrew Gardner (knee), C Ben Jones (chest), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (hip), T Derek Newton (knee, elbow), WR DeVier Posey (hip) and DE J.J. Watt (elbow) all fully practiced.

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Texans | Wade Smith has surgery

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 08:10:17 -0700

Houston Texans OG Wade Smith (knee) had arthroscopic surgery on his knee and is out indefinitely. OG Ben Jones is starting his place.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks could have edge for RG job

Tue, 19 Mar 2013 11:18:15 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak indicated OG Brandon Brooks could get first opportunity at the starting right guard next season because he did well there at the end of the 2012 season and that the team would like to use OG Ben Jones as the backup at center and both guard spots.

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Texans | Appear content with right side of OL

Wed, 27 Feb 2013 13:40:41 -0800

The Houston Texans indicated they are content with OT Derek Newton as their starting right tackle and allowing OG Brandon Brooks and OG Ben Jones to compete for the starting right guard job. The team could also rotate Brooks and Jones at that spot like they did in 2012.

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Texans | 11 players listed as probable

Fri, 02 Nov 2012 15:37:19 -0700

Houston Texans QB T.J. Yates (elbow), WR Lestar Jean (knee), WR Kevin Walter (illness), C Ben Jones (illness), OG Wade Smith (knee), OG Cody White (illness), DT Earl Mitchell (ankle), LB Bryan Braman (neck), Jesse Nading (foot, neck), SS Quintin Demps (thumb, forearm) and SS Shiloh Keo (back) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 2, and is listed as probable for Week 9.

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Texans | Seven practice in full

Thu, 01 Nov 2012 16:05:14 -0700

Houston Texans S Quintin Demps (thumb, forearm), WR Lestar Jean (knee), C Ben Jones (illness), S Shiloh Keo (back), DT Earl Mitchell (ankle), OG Wade Smith (knee) and QB T.J. Yates (elbow) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 1.

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Texans | Ben Jones listed as starting RG

Wed, 31 Oct 2012 20:58:34 -0700

Houston Texans C Ben Jones is listed as the team's starting right guard and backup center on the latest depth chart Wednesday, Oct. 31.

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Texans | Six practice in full

Wed, 31 Oct 2012 16:12:40 -0700

Houston Texans SS Quintin Demps (thumb, forearm), WR Lestar Jean (knee), C Ben Jones (illness), S Shiloh Keo (back), OG Wade Smith (knee) and QB T.J. Yates (elbow) practiced in full Wednesday, Oct. 31.

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Texans | 12 probable for Week 7

Fri, 19 Oct 2012 12:07:02 -0700

Houston Texans OLB Bryan Braman (knee), G Antoine Caldwell (concussion), NT Shaun Cody (back), ILB Bradie James (calf), WR Lestar Jean (knee), C Ben Jones (knee), S Shiloh Keo (neck, back, thumb), C Chris Myers (hip), OLB Jesse Nading (foot, neck), T Derek Newton (forearm), G Wade Smith (knee) and RB Ben Tate (toe) all fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 19, and are probable for the team's Week 7 game.

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Texans | Eight fully practice

Thu, 18 Oct 2012 13:19:46 -0700

Houston Texans OLB Bryan Braman (knee), G Antoine Caldwell (concussion), ILB Bradie James (calf), WR Lestar Jean (knee), C Ben Jones (knee), S Shiloh Keo (neck, back, thumb), C Chris Myers (hip) and G Wade Smith (knee) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 18.

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Texans | Six fully participate in practice

Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:18:06 -0700

Houston Texans OLB Bryan Braman (knee), WR Lestar Jean (knee), C Ben Jones (knee), S Shiloh Keo (neck,back,thumb), C Chris Myers (hip) and G Wade Smith (knee) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 17.

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Texans | Coach explains RG rotation

Mon, 17 Sep 2012 10:49:20 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said the team planned to rotate OG Antoine Caldwell and C Ben Jones at right guard in Week 2. "I told Gump (Antoine Caldwell) going into this week we were gonna play Ben every third series, we were gonna give him some snaps," Kubiak said. "First off, Ben's doing some good things, and obviously, I'm pushing Gump to be the best he can be as a player from a consistency standpoint. Everybody's going to have to contribute. But it was a plan going into the game."

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Texans | Antoine Caldwell pulled

Sun, 16 Sep 2012 19:54:52 -0700

Houston Texans OG Antoine Caldwell made the start at right guard in Week 2 against the Jacksonville Jaguars, but he was lifted in favor of C Ben Jones. The move was apparently due to coach's decision, and not because of an injury.

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Texans | Five draft picks signed

Mon, 14 May 2012 14:10:14 -0700

The Houston Texans have signed fourth-round draft choices C Ben Jones, WR Keshawn Martin and Jared Crick, fifth-round draft choice PK Randy Bullock and sixth-round draft choice OT Nick Mondek. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

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Ravens | Ben Jones will be groomed

Sat, 28 Apr 2012 09:19:01 -0700

Baltimore Ravens C Ben Jones will be groomed behind C Chris Myers this year.

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NFL | Ben Jones have worked out for several teams

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 13:55:28 -0700

University of Georgia C Ben Jones has worked out for the Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets, Kansas City Chiefs, Atlanta Falcons, Cincinnati Bengals and St. Louis Rams this offseason.

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NFL | Ben Jones believes he is a leader

Wed, 29 Feb 2012 11:26:14 -0800

Georgia OL Ben Jones said one of his biggest assets is leadership. Jones believes he can lead an offensive line. "I can come out and get everybody on the same page on the offensive line and the offense," Jones said. "We have one goal, to go out and win."

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Ravens | Meet with Ben Jones

Fri, 24 Feb 2012 10:13:17 -0800

The Baltimore Ravens have met with University of Georgia C Ben Jones at the NFL Scouting Combine.

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NFL | Ben Jones ready for next level

Thu, 23 Feb 2012 20:55:02 -0800

Georgia OL Ben Jones said Thursday, Feb. 23, at the NFL Scouting Combine that he patterns himself after Indianapolis Colts C Jeff Saturday. "I'm an intelligent player and I'm physical," Jones said.

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