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Texans | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:08:40 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared OT Jeff Adams, LB Jadeveon Clowney, TE C.J. Fiedorowicz, FS Shiloh Keo, DT Louis Nix, WR DeVier Posey, QB Tom Savage inactive for Week 2.

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Texans | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:50:12 -0700

Houston Texans LB Jadeveon Clowney (knee), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (foot) and SS Shiloh Keo (calf) have been ruled out for Week 2. CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), DE Tim Jamison (groin), CB Johnathan Joseph (foot), CB Elbert Mack (foot), LB Mike Mohamed (quadriceps), C Chris Myers (foot), OT Derek Newton (elbow, illness), DT Louis Nix (wrist), FB Jay Prosch (hand), OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and DE J.J. Watt (ankle, illness) are listed as probable. Clowney, Fiedorowicz, Keo, Newton and Watt did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 12, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Texans | Thursday injury report for Week 2

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:06:52 -0700

Houston Texans LB Jadeveon Clowney (knee), DE J.J. Watt (ankle/illness), TE C.J. Fiedorowicz (foot) and FS Shiloh Keo (calf) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 11. CB Johnathan Joseph was limited. CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), DE Tim Jamison (groin), CB Elbert Mack (foot), LB Mike Mohamed (quadriceps), C Chris Myers (foot), OT Derek Newton (elbow), DT Louis Nix (wrist) FB Jay Prosch (hand) and OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) were full participants.

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Texans | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 08:48:23 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared WR DeVier Posey, TE Garrett Graham, LB Jason Ankrah, OT Jeff Adams, DL Louis Nix, SS Shiloh Keo, QB Tom Savage inactive for Week 1.

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Texans | Friday injury report

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:26:32 -0700

Houston Texans S Shiloh Keo (calf) is questionable for Week 1 against the Washington Redskins. CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), DE Tim Jamison (groin), CB Johnathan Joseph (foot), LB Mike Mohamed (quadriceps), C Chris Myers (toe), DT Louis Nix (knee), RB Jay Prosch (hand), G Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and LB Justin Tuggle (knee) are probable. Keo did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 5. All others practiced in full.

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Texans | Thursday practice report

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:24:55 -0700

Houston Texans CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), DE Tim Jamison (groin), CB Johnathan Joseph (foot), LB Mike Mohamed (quadriceps), C Chris Myers (toe), DT Louis Nix (knee), RB Jay Prosch (hand), OG Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and LB Justin Tuggle (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 4.

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Texans | Wednesday's practice report

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:22:57 -0700

Houston Texans TE Garrett Graham (back) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 3. DE Tim Jamison (groin) and CB Johnathan Joseph (foot) were listed as limited participants in practice, while CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Brian Cushing (ankle), LB Mike Mohamed (quadriceps), C Chris Myers (toe), DT Louis Nix (knee), RB Jay Prosch (hand) and LB Justin Tuggle (knee) were each listed as full participants.

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Texans | Louis Nix could play in preseason game

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:00:00 -0700

Houston Texans DT Louis Nix (knee) may be able to play in the third preseason game.

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Texans | Louis Nix able to practice

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:06:26 -0700

Updating a previous report, Houston Texans NT Louis Nix (knee) was able to participate in his first practice of training camp Tuesday, Aug. 12, after offseason arthroscopic surgery. "It's a matter of getting him back in football shape, getting him back in pads and not throwing him right back in there for 50 reps in a practice," head coach Bill O'Brien said. "We'll just continue to work him back."

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Texans | Louis Nix passes physical

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:17:49 -0700

Houston Texans DT Louis Nix (knee) has passed his physical.

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Texans | Louis Nix undergoes surgery

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 09:21:00 -0700

Houston Texans DT Louis Nix (knee) recently underwent arthroscopic knee surgery, according to head coach Bill O'Brien. Nix underwent surgery so he does not have to manage the injury during the season.

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Texans | Three defensive players placed on PUP list

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:13:25 -0700

Houston Texans DT Louis Nix (undisclosed), LB Brian Cushing (undisclosed) and LB Trevardo Williams (undisclosed) have been placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Texans | Louis Nix dealing with injury

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 11:40:07 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien said DT Louis Nix (undisclosed) is dealing with a minor injury but would not disclose the specific nature of the injury.

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Texans | Louis Nix signs

Fri, 16 May 2014 12:27:21 -0700

The Houston Texans signed third-round pick NT Louis Nix Friday, May 16. Per NFL rules, all rookie contracts are four-year deals. Financial terms were undisclosed.

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Texans | Louis Nix could start

Sat, 10 May 2014 08:09:01 -0700

Houston Texans DT Louis Nix III could be an option to start at nose tackle this upcoming season. Nix said his goal is to stop the run but also wants to be able to rush the passer so he can be a three-down player.

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NFL | Louis Nix III loses 20 pounds

Thu, 27 Feb 2014 07:16:10 -0800

Notre Dame DT Louis Nix III has lost 20 pounds. He went to the NFL Scouting Combine at 331 pounds after playing around 350 pounds.

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NFL | Vertical jump results for DL

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:02:19 -0800

University of Minnesota DT Ra'Shede Hageman and North Carolina DE Kareem Martin had jumps of 35 1/2 inches, and Louisville DE Marcus Smith had a jump of 35 inches. Boston College DE Kasim Edebali and Boise State DE Demarcus Lawrence had jumps of 34 1/2 inches, Louisiana Tech DE IK Enemkpali, Ball State DE Jonathan Newsome and Richmond DE Kerry Wynn registered jumps of 34 inches. Syracuse DT Jason Bromley and Concordia DE Zach Moore had jumps of 33 1/2 inches, and West Virginia DE Will Clarke, University of Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald, UCLA DE Cassius Marsh and Stanford DE Josh Mauro had jumps of 32 inches. Oregon State DE Scott Crichton had a jump of 31 1/2 inches, Missouri DE Kony Ealy had a jump of 31 inches, and Utah DE Tenny Palepoi and Connecticut DT Shamar Stephen had jumps of 30 1/2 inches.

Texas Tech DT Kerry Hyder, Florida State NT Timmy Jernigan and USC DE George Uko had 29 1/2 inches. Southern Mississippi DE Khyri Thornton and West Texas A&M Ethan Westbrooks were 29 inches, Delaware NT Zachariah Kerr, Colorado State-Pueblo DT Mike Pennel and Arizona State DT Will Sutton had jumps of 28 1/2 inches, Louisiana Tech DE Justin Ellis and Brigham Young DE Eathyn Manumaleuna had 28 inches, Penn State DT DaQuan Jones and South Florida DT Tevin Mims had 27 1/2 inches and Princeton DT Caraun Reid had 26 1/2 inches. Arkansas State NT Ryan Carrethers had 26 inches, Notre Dame NT Louis Nix and Missouri DE Michael Sam had jumps of 25 1/2 inches, Louisiana State DT Anthony Johnson had 24 1/2 inches, and South Carolina DT Kelcy Quarles had 23 1/2 inches. University of Tennessee DT Daniel McCullers posted a jump of 20 1/2 inches.

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NFL | 40-yard dash times for DLs

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:39:04 -0800

University of Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald and Louisville DE Marcus Smith recorded times of 4.68 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24. Virginia Tech DE James Gayle had a time of 4.70 seconds, Arkansas DE Chris Smith was 4.71 seconds, North Carolina DE Kareem Martin was 4.72 seconds, Ball State DE Jonathan Newsome was 4.73 seconds, West Virginia DE Will Clarke had a time of 4.77 seconds and Boston College DE Kasim Edebali checked in at 4.79 seconds. Boise State DE Demarcus Lawrence managed a time of 4.80 seconds, Oregon State DE Scott Crichton and Concordia DE Zach Moore were 4.84 seconds, UCLA DE Cassius Marsh had a time of 4.89 seconds and West Texas A&M DE Ethan Westbrooks had a time of 4.90 seconds. Princeton DT Caraun Reid had a time of 4.91 seconds, Missouri DE Kony Ealy was 4.92 seconds, South Florida DE Tevin Mims was 4.95 seconds, Richmond DE Kerry Wynn was 4.97 seconds and USC DE George Uko was 4.99 seconds.

Louisiana Tech DE IK Enemkpali posted a time of 5.01 seconds in the 40-yard dash, University of Minnesota DT Ra'Shede Hageman was 5.02 seconds, South Caroilina DT Kelcy Quarles and Southern Mississippi DT Khyri Thornton were 5.03 seconds, Syracuse DT Jason Bromley and Florida State NT Timmy Jernigan were 5.06 seconds and Delaware NT Zachariah Kerr posted a time of 5.08 seconds. Texas Tech DT Kerry Hyder and Utah DE Tenny Palepoi posted times of 5.10 seconds, Brigham Young DE Eathyn Manumaleuna was 5.16 seconds, Stanford DE Josh Mauro was 5.21 seconds, Colorado State-Pueblo DE Mike Pennel was 5.23 seconds, Louisiana State DT Anthony Johnson was 5.24 seconds, Connecticut DT Shamar Stephen was 5.25 seconds, Louisiana Tech DT Justin Ellis was 5.27 seconds, Penn State DT DaQuan Jones was 5.35 seconds, Arizona State DT Will Sutton posted a time of 5.36 seconds, Notre Dame NT Louis Nix posted a time of 5.42 seconds and Arkansas State NT Ryan Carrethers rounded out the group of defensive linemen with a time of 5.47 seconds.

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NFL | Broad jump results for DLs

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:58:40 -0800

Virginia Tech DE James Gayle posted a broad jump of 10-foot-2 at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24. Arkansas DE Chris Smith and Louisville DE Marcus Smith posted jumps of 10-foot-1, Ball State DE Jonathan Newsome checked in at 9-foot-9, University of Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald and Stanford DE Josh Mauro were 9-foot-8, Boston College DE Kasim Edebali was 9-foot-7, Missouri DE Kony Ealy, University of Minnesota DT Ra'Shede Hageman and Missouri DE Michael Sam checked in at 9-foot-6, Boise State DE Demarcus Lawrence and Richmond DT Kerry Wynn were at 9-foot-5, West Virginia DE Will Clarke, Louisiana Tech DE IK Enemkpali and Southern Mississippi DE Khyri Thornton were at 9-foot-4, while Utah DE Tenny Palepoi checked in at 9-foot-3. USC DE George Uko and West Texas A&M DE Ethan Westbrooks were good for jumps of 9-foot-2, while South Florida DE Tevin Mims was 9-foot-1, and Oregon State DE Scott Crichton, Texas Tech DT Kerry Hyder and UCLA DE Cassius Marsh were each 9-foot-0.

Syracuse DE Jason Bromley and Princeton DT Caraun Reid recorded jumps of 8-foot-10, Connecticut DT Shamar Stephen was 8-foot-7, Florida State NT Timmy Jernigan, Louisiana State DT Anthony Johnson, Colorado State-Pueblo DT Mike Pennel and South Carolina DT Kelcy Quarles checked in at 8-foot-6. Penn State DT DaQuan Jones and Brigham Young DE Eathyn Manumaleuna were good for jumps of 8-foot-5. Delaware NT Zachariah Kerr and Arizona State DT Will Sutton posted jumps of 8-foot-3, University of Tennessee DT Daniel McCullers and Notre Dame NT Louis Nix were 8-foot-1, Louisiana Tech DT Justin Ellis checked in at 7-foot-8, and Arkansas State NT Ryan Carrethers rounded out the defensive linemen group with a jump of 7-foot-4.

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NFL | Three-cone drill times for DLs

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:22:38 -0800

UCLA DE Cassius Marsh posted a time of 7.08 seconds in the three-cone drill at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24. University of Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald had a time of 7.11 seconds, Shepherd DE Howard Jones was 7.16 seconds, Oregon State DE Scott Crichton and Virginia Tech DE James Gayle were 7.19 seconds, Boston College DE Kasim Edebali and North Carolina DE Kareem Martin were 7.20 seconds, Texas Tech DT Kerry Hyder was 7.23 seconds, West Virginia DE Will Clarke was 7.26 seconds, Bloomsburg DE Larry Webster was 7.29 seconds, West Texas A&M DE Ethan Westbrooks was 7.30 seconds, Ball State DE Jonathan Newsome was 7.31 seconds and Concordia (MN) Zach Moore checked in at 7.41 seconds. Stanford DE Josh Mauro was 7.43 seconds, Boise State DE Demarcus Lawrence was 7.46 seconds, Louisville DE Marcus Smith was 7.48 seconds, Arkansas DE Chris Smith was 7.55 seconds, Princeton DT Caraun Reid was 7.59 seconds, while Louisiana Tech DE IK Enemkpali and Utah DE Tenny Palepoi registered times of 7.67 seconds.

Penn State DT DaQuan Jones managed a time of 7.73 seconds in the three-cone drill, while Brigham Young DE Eathyn Manumaleuna was 7.78 seconds. Louisiana Tech DT Justin Ellis was at 7.81 seconds, Southern Mississippi DT Khyri Thornton was 7.83 seconds, University of Minnesota DT Ra'Shede Hageman was 7.87 seconds, Arkansas State NT Ryan Carrethers checked in at 7.89 seconds, Syracuse DT Jason Bromley was 7.92 seconds, Louisiana State DT Anthony Johnson, Delaware NT Zachariah Kerr and Arizona State DT Will Sutton were 7.93 seconds, Colorado State-Pueblo DT Mike Pennel checked in at 7.94 seconds, while Notre Dame NT Louis Nix rounded out the group with a time of 8.29 seconds.

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Packers | Show interest in several players at combine

Sun, 23 Feb 2014 16:18:42 -0800

The Green Bay Packers are scheduled to meet with Wisconsin LB Chris Borland, Notre Dame DT Louis Nix, Alabama FS Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and Louisville S Calvin Pryor at some point during the NFL Scouting Combine.

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Vikings | Targeting defensive linemen at NFL Combine

Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:37:06 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings are likely to target defensive linemen at the NFL Scouting Combine beginning Feb. 22. ESPN.com's Ben Goessling speculates Louis Nix of Notre Dame, Ra'Shede Hageman of Minnesota, and Kony Ealy of Missouri are on the Vikings' radar screen.

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NFL | Louis Nix enters draft

Fri, 10 Jan 2014 18:37:37 -0800

Notre Dame DT Louis Nix III has announced he will leave school early, entering the 2014 NFL Draft.

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