Arian Foster Update: Arian has been in Houston working out & expectations are for him to return to the field in some facet by week 2-4.
Best-case scenario for Arian Foster, if no setbacks in rehab from groin surgery, likely end of September, per sources.
Arian Foster had successful surgery this morning. There’s some hope recovery will be quicker than 3 months. But time will tell.
ESPN "Texans running back Arian Foster underwent surgery Friday morning to repair a groin muscle that was torn off the bone, according to a source. Although a timetable for his return is unclear, there's hope that his recovery time will be shorter than three months, the source said. Foster..." August 07
ESPN "Life's biggest questions are leading me through a narrow street in a stately Houston neighborhood, where haunting piles of home furnishings-cabinets, carpet, curtains-lie on the north side of the street in mud-streaked abandon. Meanwhile, the south side, unharmed by the torrential rain, looks as..." August 07
Houston Chronicle "As Texans running back Arian Foster prepares to have groin surgery Friday in Philadelphia with Dr. William Meyers performing the procedure, the Pro Bowl runner is being operated on by the same specialist who did outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney’s sports hernia surgery. Meyers has performed..." August 06
Foster will undergo surgery to repair torn groin in Philadelphia Friday. Dr. William Meyers will reattach muscle to the bone.
Houston Chronicle "Coach Bill O’Brien said after practice Wednesday that injured running back Arian Foster is still being evaluated and that the Texans plan to sign a replacement. Foster, who suffered a severe groin injury during Monday night’s practice, is getting a second opinion. Although O’Brien didn’t..." August 05
Houston Chronicle "Center Ben Jones was almost nauseous when he learned running back Arian Foster had suffered a groin injury so severe it would require surgery. “For an offensive lineman, Arian’s your best friend because he can do so many things,” Jones said after Wednesday’s practice. “You never want to lose a..." August 05
Arian Foster suffered a groin injury last night at the #Texans first fully padded practice, sources say.
#Texans RB Arian Foster suffered a major groin injury that’ll likely necessitate surgery, I’m told. Almost certainly headed to short-term IR
Washington Post "Although Coach Bill O’Brien declined to confirm it Monday evening, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster suffered a groin injury during practice. The extent of the injury the running back — a perennial fantasy football darling — suffered was not yet known, but sources confirmed to ESPN’s..." August 04
TMZ "They TRIED to make it work ... but Arian Foster's wife has decided to pull the plug on their marriage ... more than a year after the NFL star fathered a child with another woman. TMZ Sports has confirmed the Houston Texans star's wife, Romina Lombardo Foster, filed for divorce in Texas on..." July 21
Houston Chronicle "Arian Foster was at war a year ago. His personal life was on public display. He battled the media with forced silence. His entire self-made NFL journey, threatened by season-ending back surgery in 2013, found him at a career crossroads. Foster’s response? One of the best seasons the..." June 17
Houston Chronicle "Texans running back Arian Foster, who likes to have fun on Twitter, was at it again Wednesday morning. Foster, who was selected to be tested Wednesday on his off day at the Texans’ facility, took to Twitter to joke about it." June 03
Sportsnaut "Now that the Houston Texans are on the verge of parting ways with future Hall of Fame wide receiver Andre Johnson, focus turns to whether this team is prepared to fully turn the page from its somewhat successful past. Johnson—the team’s longest tenured player—was also its second ever..." March 05
Houston Chronicle "Texans coach Bill O’Brien was asked today about running back Arian Foster’s workload. Foster, who turns 29 in August, carried 260 times for 1,246 yards and eight touchdowns. He caught 38 passes for 327 yards and five touchdowns. “I think any time a player reaches close to that age of 30 and..." February 20
SB Nation "Case Keenum needed nine starts to get his first win as an NFL quarterback, but after an 0-8 record in 2013, the third-year quarterback led the Houston Texans to a 25-13 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in Week 16. Keenum was signed by the Texans just last week after injuries to quarterbacks..." December 22
Houston Chronicle "The Texans got some good news Wednesday when running back Arian Foster was able to practice after missing the last two games with a groin injury. "He looked pretty good," coach Bill O'Brien said. Barring a setback, Foster will start Sunday against Tennessee. In an earlier 30-16 victory over..." November 28
Bill O'Brien says there's a good chance Arian Foster will play against the Titans.
Houston Chronicle "Texans coach Bill O’Brien said Monday that running back Arian Foster could return to action Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. Foster has missed the Texans’ last two games due to a groin injury." November 25
Battle Red Blog "Alfred Blue delivered a strong performance last week in Cleveland with 156 yards on a franchise record 36 carries. Jonathan Grimes backed up Blue with 13 carries for 54 yards rushing. Both of these players may need to tote the rock again if Arian Foster is unable to suit-up for the..." November 22
Houston Chronicle "Arian Foster (groin) returned to practice Wednesday and is day-to-day heading into Sunday’s matchup against Cincinnati at NRG Stadium. Asked to elaborate about Foster’s status, coach Bill O’Brien didn’t budge. Foster missed the Texans’ Week 11 road victory against Cleveland. “Day-to-day,”..." November 19
NFL.com "Arian Foster has gone from long shot to no shot. The Houston Texans announced Saturday that Foster will not play Sunday against the Cleveland Browns. The star running back has a groin injury. Foster suffered the injury in a Week 9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Foster sat out practices on..." November 16
Texans injury report: Arian Foster (groin) did not practice today. Game-time decision
Houston Chronicle "Inside linebacker Brian Cushing and outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney are expected to play against Cleveland, but running back Arian Foster is “definitely day-to-day,” according to coach Bill O’Brien. Foster, who’s nursing a groin injury, was asked how he felt and said, “great.” Foster..." November 13
Foster said he plans to play during today's locker room session, according to the team transcript. #Texans
NFL.com "The bye week has arrived at the perfect time for the Houston Texans. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that running back Arian Foster is unlikely to miss any time with the groin injury he suffered Sunday against the Eagles because of the team's extended break, per a source informed..." November 04
Yahoo! Sports "Houston Texans running back Arian Foster received a handoff on a stretch play to the left, and he fell to the ground without being hit against the Philadelphia Eagles. It was a pretty clear indication that something was wrong with the injury-prone Foster, who has been fantastic this season and..." November 03
"Oh yeah."-O'Brien on if he expects Brian Cushing & Arian Foster to play vs. Colts.
Houston Chronicle "Texans running back Arian Foster said the NFL’s Thursday Night Football games are “annoying for players” and hypocritical during a time when the league is actively trying to promote player safety. “I don’t know a player that likes it,” Foster said Monday at NRG Stadium. “I really don’t know a..." October 07
Houston Chronicle "Arian Foster had no interest in discussing the Texans’ lack of a running attack last Sunday against Buffalo and was noncommittal about playing this Sunday against Dallas. The Texans’ starting running back was held to just six yards on eight carries during a home victory versus the Bills, the..." October 02
CSN Houston "Texans running back Arian Foster is still “day-to-day” three days after missing the team’s Week 3 matchup against the Giants. Foster is dealing with a hamstring injury, which he talked about on Monday. Texans head coach Bill O’Brien said the team will work Foster out Sunday before the game...." September 25
Arian Foster, Ben Jones and D.J. Swearinger are questionable for Sunday's game against the Giants. #Texans
CSN Houston "The Texans are unleashing Jadeveon Clowney on the NFL on Saturday night. The No. 1 overall pick, who has missed the last few days of practice, was back on the field Thursday and said he’ll play in the team’s first preseason game against the Cardinals in Arizona. “Oh yeah, I’ll be playing,”..." August 07
Arian Foster with the Texans running backs preparing to go thru practice this morning. Arian had missed a couple days pic.twitter.com/fX1kVrdOp7
Houston Chronicle "First-year coach Bill O’Brien isn’t going to tip his hand about anything Texans-related. But O’Brien willingly acknowledged Wednesday how important Arian Foster is to the team’s success in 2014. The star running back resumed action after missing two practices due to injury. O’Brien..." July 30
CBS Sports "The whole Andre Johnson saga in Houston is weird. The wideout would like to play for someone other than the Texans, mainly because he's sick of losing and/or watching defensive backs run the other way with passes intended for him. But Houston could be better than expected, maybe. He also has this..." June 06
Houston Chronicle "Reading anything into OTAs is tricky, at best. No pads, no hitting, no real contact. But All Pro left tackle Duane Brown said Thursday it’s clear that star running back Arian Foster, a close friend of Brown’s, is quickly returning to form. “He’s looking good, man,” Brown said Thursday at..." June 05
Houston Chronicle "By Bill O’Brien’s count, 63 veteran Texans were on hand Tuesday and many of them were new faces. Running back Arian Foster practiced for the first time since his 2013 season ended prematurely because of a back injury that required surgery. “He’s cleared,” O’Brien said of Foster, who missed..." May 07
Houston Chronicle "Texans running back Arian Foster said Thursday he’s fully healthy and plans to participate in upcoming OTAs. “I’m fine,” said Foster, during a premier party for Draft Day at Texans Grille. “I got cleared and I’ve been training for about two months now, so I’m feeling good.” Asked if he’ll be..." April 10
Fox Sports "Houston Texans star Arian Foster has initiated a countersuit against a pregnant college student he claims has launched a "calculated scheme" to extort money from the running back, TMZ reported Tuesday. The three-time Pro Bowl star reportedly filed a lawsuit in Texas claiming he has clear..." January 22
Black Sports Online "Yesterday we learned that Texans running back Arian Foster was being sued for trying to force his baby mama to have an abortion. Well according to TMZ, Foster has filed a response claiming that the woman he knocked up is nothing more than a “fame whore” and is trying to use use their unborn child..." January 15
Houston Chronicle "Dr. Robert Watkins, who performed Arian Foster’s back surgery, issued a statement Wednesday about the procedure: Texans running back Arian Foster underwent a microscopic lumbar discectomy surgery … at the Marina Del Rey Hospital in Los Angeles on Nov. 13. The surgery went well and the timing of..." November 28
The #Texans have released S Ed Reed, and placed RB Arian Foster on injured reserve.
NFL.com "Arian Foster's season is done. The Houston Texans running back will undergo surgery and miss the rest of the 2013 season with a back injury, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday, according to two sources informed of the situation. Foster is battling a lumbar spine issue and hoped..." November 10
CBS Sports "Arian Foster has been battling a hamstring injury, but even though he was listed as questionable for Week 9, he still managed to make his start for the Texans. That won't be the case Sunday. He hurt his back almost immediately in Houston's loss to the Colts last Sunday, and that injury will..." November 08
The Texans haven't disclosed what's wrong with Arian Foster's back. He could end up having surgery and not playing again this season.
Arian Foster didn't practice again today. Phillips says he's seeing doctors again. #Texans
Wade Phillips says Arian Foster didn't practice today with a back injury. "He's with the doctors, that's being diagnosed." #Texans