Houston (1st - AFCS) at Dallas (1st - NFCE)

Matchup Details
Thu, Sep 1 - AT&T Stadium
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W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Houston 3-0-03-0-02-0-01-0-01-2-0
Dallas 1-2-02-1-01-0-00-2-03-0-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotes
TD. Newton
Prob Week 1
Hamstring
08/29/16
Newton suffered a strained hamstring but is expected to make his season debut during Week 1 against the Bears.
DEJ. Watt
Ques Week 1
Back
08/29/16
Watt had been placed on the PUP list for training camp after electing to have back surgery to repair a herniated disc. Early reports suggested he was expected to miss up to 10 weeks of action but recent estimates indicate he could suit up during Week 1 against the Bears.
TJ. Adams
Ques Week 1
Knee
07/25/16
Adams has been placed on the PUP list with a patellar tendon injury and is questionable for Week 1 against the Bears.
TD. Brown
Doub Week 1
Quadricep
08/25/16
Brown is recovering from quadriceps surgery and has been placed on the PUP list. He is not expected to be healthy enough to play Week 1 against the Browns.
SL. Ballentine
Elig Week 7
Knee
08/30/16
Ballentine is dealing with a knee injury and has been placed on the PUP list. He is eligible to return during Week 7 against the Broncos.
SK. Drummond
I-R
Leg
08/30/16
Drummond suffered a season-ending leg injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
KK. Fairbairn
I-R
Quadricep
08/30/16
Fairbairn is sidelined due to a quad injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list, ending his season.
GN. Martin
I-R
Ankle
08/29/16
Martin sustained a high-ankle sprain and has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list.
FBS. Vainuku
I-R
Undisclosed
08/17/16
Vainuku has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury.
Dallas
PPlayerStatusNotes
LBS. Lee
Prob Week 1
Knee
08/31/16
Lee is hampered by a knee injury but is expected to play in the season opener against the Giants.
RBD. McFadden
Ques Week 1
Elbow
08/31/16
McFadden had surgery to repair a broken elbow during the offseason and could start the season on the non-football injury list. His availability for Week 1 against the Giants is in question.
WRD. Bryant
Ques Week 1
Concussion
08/23/16
Bryant suffered a concussion during the preseason and his availability is in question for the season opener against the Giants on September 11th.
DTT. Crawford
Ques Week 1
Concussion
08/23/16
Crawford is experiencing concussion-like symptoms and his availability for Week 1 against the Giants is unclear.
LBM. Nzeocha
Ques Week 1
Achilles
08/20/16
Nzeocha sustained an Achilles injury during the preseason and his status is unclear for the beginning of the 2016 regular season.
RBL. Dunbar
Ques Week 1
Knee
07/30/16
Dunbar continues to recover from a severe knee injury suffered last season and is questionable to play Week 1 against the Giants.
TEG. Escobar
Ques Week 1
Achilles
04/13/16
Escobar is questionable to play Week 1 against the Giants as he is dealing with an Achilles injury.
QBT. Romo
Early Nov
Back
08/28/16
Romo suffered a fractured vertebra during a preseason game and initial estimates indicate he is expected to miss six-to-ten weeks of action.
DER. Gregory
Elig Week 5
Suspension
08/12/16
Gregory has been given a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy and is eligible to return October 9th against the Bengals.
DED. Lawrence
Elig Week 5
Suspension
08/12/16
Lawrence has been issued a four-game suspension for violating the league's performance enhancing drug policy. He is expected to return October 9th against the Bengals.
LBR. McClain
Elig Week 12
Suspension
08/12/16
McClain has been handed a 10-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy but is expected to make his season debut November 24th against the Redskins.
LBA. Gachkar
Out indefinitely
Thumb
08/09/16
Gachkar will miss an extended period of time as he is recovering from offseason thumb surgery.
LBJ. Smith
I-R
Knee
08/30/16
Smith is recovering from a torn ACL and LCL and has been placed on the injured reserve-non-football injury list. He is likely to miss the entire 2016 season.
TEJ. Hanna
Elig Week 8
Knee
08/30/16
Hanna has been placed on the PUP list with a knee injury and has decided to undergo surgery. He is eligible to return during Week 8 against the Eagles.
QBK. Moore
I-R
Ankle
08/30/16
Moore will require surgery for a broken right ankle and has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list.
DES. Jenkins
I-R
Knee
08/30/16
Jenkins was placed on the injured reserve list with a knee injury, ending his season.
CBJ. McKinnon
I-R
Undisclosed
08/30/16
McKinnon is expected to miss the entire 2016 season with an unspecified injury as he has been placed on the injured reserve list.
LBJ. Morris
I-R
Undisclosed
08/30/16
Morris is nursing an unknown injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list, ending his season.
CBJ. Thomas
I-R
Thumb
08/29/16
Thomas is expected to miss the entire 2016 season as he was placed on the injured reserve due to a thumb injury.
GJ. Smith
I-R
Undisclosed
08/24/16
Smith is expected to miss the entire 2016 season as he has been placed on the injured reserve list with an unspecified injury.
WRC. Brown
I-R
Foot
08/19/16
Brown suffered a broken foot and has been placed on the injured reserve.
TD. Baldwin
I-R
Undisclosed
08/17/16
Baldwin was placed on the season-ending injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury.
DTG. Dixon,Jr
I-R
Pectoral
08/17/16
Dixon has a pectoral injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list. He is expected to miss the entire 2016-2017 season.
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