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Arian Foster

Arian Foster - #23 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 228 lbs.
Birthday 08/24/1986
Birthplace San Diego, CA
College Tennessee
Years played 5


Att Yds TD
351 1424 15

Live Week Three fantasy injury updates

Posted Sept. 25, 2011 @ 2:43 p.m. ET
Here are the injury updates for the Week Three games, as RBs Peyton Hillis and Arian Foster are both inactive.

Simpson in, Foster and Hillis out for Sunday's games

Posted Sept. 25, 2011 @ 10:54 a.m. ET
Bengals WR Jerome Simpson is expected to play Sunday. Texans RB Arian Foster and Browns RB Peyton Hillis will reportedly be inactive.

Live Week One fantasy injury updates

Posted Sept. 11, 2011 @ 3:35 p.m. ET
Here are the injury updates for today's Week One games, including Texans RB Arian Foster.

Texans RB Foster inactive for Week One

Posted Sept. 11, 2011 @ 11:32 a.m. ET
Texans RB Arian Foster has been ruled inactive and will not play in the team's Week One game against the Colts.

Del Pilar's Digest: Fantasyland injuries

Posted Sept. 05, 2011 @ 9:30 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar brings you up to date on key injuries, including Peyton Manning's, and how they affect the fantasy prospects of those injured and their skill-position teammates.

Why Adrian Peterson, not Arian Foster, should go No. 1

Posted Aug. 31, 2011 @ 10:15 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar makes the argument for why Adrian Peterson should be the top pick in fantasy drafts rather than Arian Foster.

Fantasyland: A look around the league

Posted Aug. 31, 2011 @ 8:24 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar scours the NFL to see if any midweek happenings are affecting the fantasy football landscape.

Around Fantasyland: Injury updates

Posted Aug. 30, 2011 @ 11:37 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar helps you prepare for your fantasy draft by updating the injury status of some key players.

Foster hurt, says he will be back for Week One

Posted Aug. 28, 2011 @ 12:04 p.m. ET
Texans RB Arian Foster, the league's top rusher last season, tweaked his hamstring and had to leave the team's preseason game vs. the 49ers on Saturday night.

RBs Foster, Tate power Texans past Saints

Posted Aug. 20, 2011 @ 11:47 p.m. ET
Arian Foster ran for two touchdowns and Ben Tate rushed for 95 yards and another score in the first half of the Texans' 27-14 win over the Saints.

Foster leaves practice with hamstring injury

Posted Aug. 06, 2011 @ 11:10 a.m. ET
Last year's leading rusher, Texans RB Arian Foster, left Friday's practice with an apparent left hamstring injury.

Top-ranked running back likely to change

Posted Aug. 03, 2011 @ 3:09 p.m. ET
Arian Foster is the preseason pick as the top running back in fantasy football, but history shows he likely won't end the season as the most productive player at the position.

Foster is no one-year wonder

Posted Aug. 03, 2011 @ 2:27 p.m. ET
Arian Foster went from flying under the radar to becoming the NFL rushing champion in 2010. He could be even better in '11.

Second-year RBs Tate, Hardesty looking up at stars

Posted June 02, 2011 @ 11:53 a.m. ET
After missing their rookie seasons with injuries, RBs Ben Tate and Montario Hardesty are now stuck behind a couple of the league's best backs.

Report: Texans RB Foster has knee scoped

Posted Feb. 23, 2011 @ 3:08 p.m. ET
Texans RB Arian Foster underwent minor arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, according to PFW correspondent John McClain.


Posted Feb. 01, 2013
Foster says he's considering a heart procedure to address a condition that forced him out of a game.||||||| Foster told the NFL Network's Alex Flanagan on Thursday that he will "likely undergo" a heart ablation in about a month. An ablation involves the use of a catheter to correct structural problems that can lead to an abnormal heartbeat, according to the Mayo Clinic's official Web site. The 26-year-old Foster left in the third quarter of Houston's 23-6 loss to Minnesota on Dec. 23 with an irregular heartbeat.
Posted Jan. 06, 2013
Foster ran for 140 yards and one TD on 32 carries in Saturday's playoff win.||||||| Foster became the first NFL player to have 100-yard games in each of his first three playoff games.
Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Foster ran 16 times for 96 yards and a touchdown in Houston's loss to Indianapolis on Sunday.||||||| Foster finished the season sixth in the NFL with 1,424 rushing yards.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Foster left Sunday's 23-6 loss to the Minnesota Vikings with an irregular heartbeat. "I'll be OK," Foster said. "It's a very minor situation, so I'll be OK."||||||| Foster, the team's leading rusher, left the game after rushing for 15 yards on 10 carries. He also had two catches for 14 yards. His last play came with about nine minutes left in the third quarter. Ben Tate took over after Foster left the game. The medical staff told coach Gary Kubiak that Foster was OK late in Sunday's game and could return. But Kubiak thought it would be best to give him the rest of the game off.
Posted Dec. 18, 2012
On Sunday against the Colts, Foster ran for a season-high 165 yards to leave him with 1,313 yards rushing.||||||| This is his third straight year with at least 1,200 rushing yards.