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Texans | Three placed on Non-Football Injury list

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:01:52 -0700

Houston Texans RB Jonathan Grimes (undisclosed), OG Brandon Brooks (undisclosed) and LB Ricky Sapp (undisclosed) have been placed on the Non-Football Injury list.

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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 | Friday injury report for Week 10

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:30:41 -0800

Houston Texans LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 10. WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), TE Garrett Graham (thigh), OG Brandon Brooks (foot), OG Wade Smith (knee), OT Andrew Gardner (knee), OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow), DT Earl Mitchell (knee), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe), CB Brice McCain (hip) and SS Shiloh Keo (ankle) are listed as probable. Mohamed did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 8. Smith and Sharpton were limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 10

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:18:30 -0800

Houston Texans LB Tavares Gooden (non-injury) and LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 7. OG Wade Smith (knee) and LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe) were limited during practice. WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), TE Garrett Graham (thigh), OG Brandon Brooks (foot), OT Andrew Gardner (knee), OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow), DT Earl Mitchell (knee), CB Brice McCain (hip) and SS Shiloh Keo (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report for Week 10

Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:49:32 -0800

Houston Texans LB Mike Mohamed (hamstring), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe) and OG Wade Smith (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 6. LB Tavares Gooden (back) and S Shiloh Keo (ankle) were limited. OG Brandon Brooks (foot), OT Andrew Gardner (knee), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (hip), DT Earl Mitchell (knee) and OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow) practiced in full.

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Texans | Friday injury report for Week 9

Fri, 01 Nov 2013 13:44:45 -0700

Houston Texans LB Daryl Sharpton (foot, toe), OG Wade Smith (knee), OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OT Duane Brown (toe), S Shiloh Keo (Achilles'), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (knee), DT Earl Mitchell (knee), OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow), S Eddie Pleasant (toe), WR DeVier Posey (calf) and QB Matt Schaub (ankle) are probable for Week 9. Sharpton and Smith were limited in practice Friday, Nov. 1, while the others practiced in full.

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Texans | Thursday practice report for Week 9

Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:26:56 -0700

Houston Texans OG Wade Smith (knee) and LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 31. QB Matt Schaub (ankle), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), WR DeVier Posey (calf), OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OT Duane Brown (toe), OT Derek Newton (elbow, knee), DT Earl Mitchell (knee), CB Brice McCain (knee) and SS Eddie Pleasant (toe) fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:44:11 -0700

Houston Texans LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, toe) and OG Wade Smith (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 30. RBs Arian Foster (hamstring) and Ben Tate (ribs) were both limited. OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OT Duane Brown (toe), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (knee), DT Earl Mitchell (knee), OT Derek Newton (knee, elbow), S Eddie Pleasant (toe), WR DeVier Posey (calf) and QB Matt Schaub (ankle) practiced in full.

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Texans | 12 players listed as probable

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 15:52:24 -0700

Houston Texans FS Greg Jones (ankle, illness), WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder), WR DeVier Posey (Achilles'), C Chris Myers (biceps), OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OG Wade Smith (knee), OT Duane Brown (toe), OT Derek Newton (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot), CB Brice McCain (knee) and SS Eddie Pleasant (toe) are listed as probable for Week 7. Jones, Martin, Smith and Sharpton were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 18, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Seven players fully practice

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 15:40:44 -0700

Houston Texans WR DeVier Posey (Achilles'), C Chris Myers (biceps), OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OT Derek Newton (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Brice McCain (knee) and SS Eddie Pleasant (toe) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 17.

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Texans | Four limited in participation

Wed, 16 Oct 2013 17:23:43 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OT Duane Brown (toe), FB Greg Jones (ankle) and WR Keshawn Martin (shoulder) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Oct. 16.

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Texans | 15 probable for Week 6

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 14:19:57 -0700

Houston Texans LB Darryl Sharpton (foot), OG Wade Smith (knee), LB Bryan Braman (neck, knee), Brandon Brooks (toe) and OT Duane Brown (toe) were all limited in practice Friday, Oct. 11, and are probable. FS Ed Reed (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee), CB Brice McCain (knee), C Chris Myers (bicep), OT Derek Newton (knee), S Eddie Pleasant (ankle), WR DeVier Posey (Achilles'), DE Antonio D. Smith (quadriceps), OT Ryan Harris (elbow) and DE J.J. Watt (nose) all fully participated in practice and are probable for Week 6

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Texans | Five limited during practice

Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:09:20 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OG Wade Smith (knee), OT Duane Brown (toe), LB Bryan Braman (knee, neck) and FS Ed Reed (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 10.

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Texans | Four limited during practice

Wed, 09 Oct 2013 13:43:20 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe), OT Duane Brown (toe), LB Bryan Braman (knee, neck) and FS Ed Reed (knee) were limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 9.

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Texans | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 06 Oct 2013 16:34:04 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, OG Brandon Brooks, QB Case Keenum, WR Lestar Jean, DL Sam Montgomery, DL Tim Jamison, LB Tim Dobbins inactive for Week 5.

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Texans | Two players will miss Week 5

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:51:24 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe) and LB Tim Dobbins (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 4, and have been ruled out.

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Texans | Three miss practice

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:38:06 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe), LB Tim Dobbins (hamstring) and LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, hip) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 3.

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Texans | Eight do not practice

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 18:05:50 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe), LB Brian Cushing (concussion), LB Tim Dobbins (hamstring), FB Greg Jones (foot, groin), CB Johnathan Joseph (rest), LB Darryl Sharpton (foot, hip), OG Wade Smith (knee) and DE J.J. Watt (groin, nose) each did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks injured

Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:56:03 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks (toe) suffered a toe injury during the team's Week 4 game.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks a standout

Wed, 29 May 2013 05:13:38 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said OG Brandon Brooks has been a standout in OTAs. He was made the starter at right guard and has responded.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks slimmed down

Fri, 24 May 2013 18:24:19 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks weighed 355 pounds in April 2012, and was 346 pounds for minicamps in June. This season, Brooks tipped the scales at organized team activities (OTAs) this past week at just 325 pounds. Brooks appears to be in great shape, and he appears to be taking this offseason very seriously.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks sheds weight

Mon, 08 Apr 2013 09:10:41 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks has trimmed down 10 pounds to 325 pounds. He was at 335 pounds at the end of last season and 355 pounds at the 2012 NFL Draft.

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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 | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 18 Nov 2012 08:45:40 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, RB Ben Tate, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, OG Cody White, CB Rashad Carmichael, DL Shaun Cody inactive for Week 11.

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Texans | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 11 Nov 2012 16:11:12 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared RB Ben Tate, OG Brandon Brooks, OG Cody White, TE Owen Daniels, CB Rashad Carmichael, DL Shaun Cody, SS Troy Nolan inactive for Week 10.

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Texans | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 04 Nov 2012 08:37:30 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, RB Ben Tate, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, OG Cody White, CB Rashad Carmichael, DL Terrell McClain inactive for Week 9.

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Texans | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 21 Oct 2012 08:42:41 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, LB Barrett Ruud, OG Brandon Brooks, OG Cody White, DL David Hunter, SS Quintin Demps, CB Rashad Carmichael inactive for Week 7.

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Texans | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2012 16:06:51 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, LB Barrett Ruud, OG Brandon Brooks, OG Cody White, SS Quintin Demps, CB Rashad Carmichael, OT Ryan Harris inactive for Week 6.

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Texans | Week 5 Inactives

Mon, 08 Oct 2012 16:26:53 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, RB Ben Tate, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, WR Lestar Jean, SS Quintin Demps, CB Rashad Carmichael inactive for Week 5.

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Texans | Wade Smith has knee drained

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 21:05:01 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said Friday, Oct. 5, that OG Wade Smith (knee) had his knee drained Thursday, Oct. 4. Smith is expected to return to practice Saturday, Oct. 6. OG Brandon Brooks saw more reps at practice Friday with Smith sidelined.

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Texans | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 30 Sep 2012 08:38:26 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, QB John Beck, WR Lestar Jean, LB Mister Alexander, CB Rashad Carmichael inactive for Week 4.

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Texans | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 23 Sep 2012 12:11:03 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, WR DeVier Posey, QB John Beck, CB Rashad Carmichael, LB Tim Dobbins inactive for Week 3.

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Texans | 11 players listed as probable

Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:19:35 -0700

Houston Texans C Chris Myers (neck), OG Brandon Brooks (thumb), OG Antoine Caldwell (ankle), DE Antonio D. Smith (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ribs), LB Connor Barwin (elbow), LB Bryan Braman (hamstring), LB Jesse Nading (knee), LB Brooks Reed (hip), CB Johnathan Joseph (groin) and CB Brice McCain (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 21, and are listed as probable for Week 3.

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Texans | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 16 Sep 2012 08:35:54 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, LB Bryan Braman, WR DeVier Posey, QB John Beck, CB Rashad Carmichael inactive for Week 2.

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Texans | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 09 Sep 2012 08:43:09 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Andrew Gardner, CB Brandon Harris, OG Brandon Brooks, LB Bryan Braman, WR DeVier Posey, QB John Beck, CB Rashad Carmichael inactive for Week 1.

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Texans | Antoine Caldwell to start preseason game

Sat, 18 Aug 2012 09:49:44 -0700

Houston Texans OG Antoine Caldwell will start at right guard for the second consecutive preseason game Saturday, Aug. 18. He has been competing with OG Brandon Brooks for the starting job.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks agrees to four-year deal

Mon, 23 Jul 2012 22:35:04 -0700

The Houston Texans signed OG Brandon Brooks to a four-year, $2.8 million deal Monday, July 23. The team has now signed all of their picks from the 2012 NFL Draft. Brooks received a signing bonus of $617,436, with base salaries of $390,000 in 2012, $500,000 in 2013, $590,000 in 2014 and $702,564 in 2015.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks has chance to earn starting job

Sun, 15 Jul 2012 12:43:12 -0700

Houston Texans OG Brandon Brooks will compete with OG Antoine Caldwell for the starting right guard job during training camp and there is a good chance he can win the job.

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Texans | Concerned about Brandon Brooks' conditioning

Wed, 13 Jun 2012 11:08:46 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said he is not happy with OG Brandon Brooks' conditioning for minicamp and that Brooks has to lose a lot of weight to be where the team wants him to be for the season.

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Texans | Antoine Caldwell holding up so far

Sat, 02 Jun 2012 21:01:54 -0700

Houston Texans OG Antoine Caldwell (ankle) is trying to hold off third-round pick OG Brandon Brooks for the starting right guard job. Head coach Gary Kubiak has been impressed with Caldwell so far during organized team activities (OTAs). "I think the biggest thing is Caldwell has held up. He's had a good six days. The biggest thing with his career is just staying healthy," Kubiak said.

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Texans | Brandon Brooks to stay at guard

Sat, 28 Apr 2012 00:33:51 -0700

Houston Texans rookie G Brandon Brooks will stick at guard initially with the team and he should compete with G Antoine Caldwell on the right side for playing time.

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Packers | Brandon Brooks has visited

Wed, 11 Apr 2012 22:43:42 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have already had a pre-draft visit with Miami-Ohio OG Brandon Brooks, according to a league source.

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Steelers | Brandon Brooks visiting

Fri, 30 Mar 2012 11:11:23 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting with Miami (OH) OL Brandon Brooks Friday, March 30.

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Lions | Meeting with Brandon Brooks

Mon, 12 Mar 2012 11:28:03 -0700

The Detroit Lions are scheduled to meet with University of Miami (OH) OL Brandon Brooks Monday, March 12.

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NFL | Brandon Brooks works out at Pro Day

Fri, 02 Mar 2012 11:37:00 -0800

University of Miami (OH) OL Brandon Brooks measured 6-foot-5, 346 pounds at his Pro Day Thursday, March 1. He ran the 40-yard dash in 5.00 seconds and 4.98 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.58 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.42 seconds. He also completed 36 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

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