Texans vs. Dolphins injury roundup: Jackson out, Clowney questionable


The Houston Texans travel to Miami in an attempt to get closer to AFC South divisional leader, Indianapolis. Once again they may be without their top overall pick from 2014, outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney, who is officially listed as questionable.

The team knows for sure they will be without starting corner Kareem Jackson as well as receiver Cecil Shorts III and inside linebacker Benardrick McKinney.

Here is the full injury report for both teams;

Houston Texans

Corner Back Kareem Jackson – Ankle
Inside Linebacker Benardrick McKinney – Concussion
Wide Receiver  Cecil Shorts III -Hamstring

Guard Brandon Brooks – Toe
Outside Linebacker Jadeveon Clowney – Ankle
S Quintin Demps – Hamstring

Guard Oday Aboushi – Toe
Running Back Alfred Blue – Toe
Tackle Duane Brown – Hand
Inside linebacker Brian Cushing – Ankle
Inside Linebacker Akeem Dent – Hamstring
Running Back Arian Foster – Groin
Running Back Jonathan Grimes – Hamstring
Safety Andre Hal – Shin
Center Ben Jones – Toe
Tackle Derek Newton – Knee/Toe
Inside Linebacker Brian Peters – Hamstring
Running Back Chris Polk – Knee
Wide Receiver Nate Washington – Hamstring


Cornerback Brice McCain – Knee

Tackle Branden Albert – Hamstring
Cornerback Zack Bowman – Not Injury Related
Defensive Tackle A.J. Francis – Back
Cornerback Brent Grimes – Knee
Safety Reshad Jones – Shoulder
Quarterback Matt Moore – Nose
Defensive Tackle Jordan Phillips – Ankle
Center Mike Pouncey – Hip
Wide Receiver Kenny Stills – Back
Defensive End Cameron Wake – Hamstring