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- Blue rushed five times for a team-high 20 yards in Saturday's preseason game against the Patriots.
- Blue credits his offseason practice of yoga and pilates for making him more explosive as seen in Wednesday's preseason-opening loss to the Panthers, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports. "I think it's helping a lot," Blue said. "I think it's made me more explosive. It's the range of motion in your hips and stuff (to) be able to make those cuts and stuff in the open field."
- Blue rushed five times for 33 yards and a touchdown, and caught his lone target for seven yards in Wednesday's preseason game against the Panthers.
- The Texans expect rookie third-round selection D'Onta Foreman to challenge Blue for the No. 2 spot on the depth chart, ESPN.com's Sarah Barshop reports.
- Alfred Blue (head) is questionable to return for Saturday's game.
- Alfred Blue is listed as the Texans starting running back with Lamar Miller inactive.
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|18 Sep||W 19 - 12||Chiefs||9||5||11||0||2.2||0||0||-||-||-||0||0||0|
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|24 Oct||L 27 - 9||@ Broncos||35||11||63||0||5.7||0||0||-||-||3||0||0||0|
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|13 Nov||W 24 - 21||@ Jaguars||20||7||23||0||3.3||0||0||-||-||-||0||0||0|
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- Heath was moved to the active roster Wednesday.
- Catapano signed with the Texans on Wednesday.
- Per John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, Strong will appeal a one-game suspension for his arrest on a marijuana possession charge.
- Hunt (hamstring) is working his way back into action but hasn't practiced this week, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
- Fiedorowicz is dealing with a quadriceps injury, but he's expected to return in the near future, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
- In reference to the Texans' QB situation, coach Bill O'Brien relayed Tuesday that Savage "is the starter," while adding that the 27-year-old signal-caller is "playing well this camp. He's got good command of our offense."