The Texans, when healthy, have arguably the most talented one-two backfield punch in the NFL. But backup Ben Tate is proving that staying healthy is a tall order.
Texans RB Ben Tate and Jets TE Dustin Keller are among the inactive players for the Week Five Monday night game.
The Texans might be the best team in football with one-quarter of the season in the book, but their running game has yet to hit its stride.
The NFL is a passing league, but making sure your team has quality backs is still key. Here's a look at three No. 2 RBs worthy of starting spots in fantasy lineups.
As the offseason gets under way, fantasy football owners have some questions about the Texans.
William Del Pilar studied the Week 10 matchups and warns you to avoid players such as Pierre Thomas while exploiting Maurice Jones-Drew and Santonio Holmes.
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Texans game.
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.
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.
The Texans lost another rookie for the rest of the year as Trindon Holliday will have surgery Wednesday to repair a broken thumb, ending his season.
In a game where the Texans lost rookie RB Ben Tate to a right ankle injury, first-string RB Arian Foster impressed in the Texans' preseason opener at Arizona, rushing for 31 yards on four carries.
The Texans and RB Ben Tate, a second-round pick from Auburn, have agreed on a contract, ESPN and The Houston Chronicle reported Thursday. ESPN reported the contract is for four years.