Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
3 weeks ago

Cushing had "clean up" surgery on his shoulder, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing dealt with knee, back, ankle, and shoulder injuries throughout the 2016 campaign but didn't miss any time due to his shoulder ailment. His other injuries aren't expected to require surgery and he isn't expected to be held out of any offseason practices.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
1 month ago

Cushing (ankle) participated fully in Thursday's practice session.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing played through his ankle injury in Saturday's win over Oakland and isn't expected to miss any time in the divisional round despite being limited in Wednesday's practice.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
1 month ago

Cushing (ankle) was limited in practice Wednesday.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing played through the injury in Saturday's wild-card win over the Raiders, recording four tackles in the contest. Barring any major setbacks, it seems unlikely the linebacker would miss Saturday's tilt with New England, but look for more official updates to come throughout the practice week.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing (ankle) was a full participant during Wednesday's practice.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing was forced to sit out of last week's regular season finale due to his ankle troubles, but it seems like he'll be ready for Sunday's wild-card matchup with the Raiders. With both Cushing and teammate Jadeveon Clowney looking like they'll play Sunday, the Texans should be getting a nice boost defensively.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing (ankle) is inactive for Sunday's regular season finale against Tennessee.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing was limited in practice throughout the week, and with Houston having nothing to gain in Week 17 he is likely just being rested for the playoffs. Look for Max Bullough to get the start in Cushing's place.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing (ankle) is questionable to play in Sunday's game against the Titans.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing was limited in practice this week by an ankle injury. While the severity of the ailment hasn't been specified, Max Bullough figures to get the start if he's ultimately ruled out.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing had six tackles in Houston's 22-17 win over Indianapolis in Week 14.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing established a milestone by reaching 639 career tackles, making him the all-time leader in Texans' franchise history, passing DeMeco Ryans. He continues to play through fractured bones in his back, and is second on the team in tackles in 2016 behind Bernardrick McKinney.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing (back) will play Sunday against the Colts.

EDGE Analysis

The linebacker will continue to play through a back aliment as he has done for the past few weeks. Max Bullough could see expanded action should Cushing be limited in any way because of the injury.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing (back) expected to play despite being questionable for Sunday's game against the Colts, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

EDGE Analysis

Cushing revealed earlier this week that he fractured a few bones in his back a couple weeks ago but he hasn't missed time due to the injury. If he's limited at all look for Max Bullough to see some extra time.

Brian Cushing
LB HOU (9)
2 months ago

Cushing disclosed Wednesday that he's been playing with broken bones in his back, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

EDGE Analysis

The back injury, which Cushing described as two fractures, cropped up during the loss to the Chargers in Week 12, but he hasn't missed time because of it. He's rung up 13 tackles, including one for a loss, and a quarterback hit the last two games.