Lamar Miller Fantasy News

Friday, January 6, 2017, 5:00pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle) took full practice reps all week. Miller had a couple of weeks off to get healthy, so he should be nearing 100 percent for a nice matchup with the Raiders (#23 in RB aFPA).

Texans expect RB Lamar Miller to play in playoffs

Sunday, January 1, 2017, 7:19pm

Deepi Sidhu on Twitter - [Full Article]

Lamar Miller should be ready to go for the playoff game.

Fantasy Impact:

With the Texans already wrapping up the division, Miller didn't play in Week 17 but it appears he'll be good to go next weekend.

Friday, December 30, 2016, 6:42pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, out) missed practice all week and is out for Week 17. With Miller out, Alfred Blue should see 15-20 touches as the team’s primary back.

Texans unsure if they'll have RB Lamar Miller Week 17

Tuesday, December 27, 2016, 9:52am

Pro Football Talk - [Full Article]

While Texans HC Bill O’Brien is planning to approach the game as usual, it’s not clear if running back Lamar Miller will be part of the mix. Miller didn’t play against Cincinnati because of an ankle injury.

Related players: Alfred Blue

Fantasy Impact:

O’Brien said Miller’s feeling better, but the bigger picture may still win out when it comes time to making out the lineup. Blue would likely see a big workload in Week 17 if Miller doesn't play.

Lamar Miller inactive for Texans

Saturday, December 24, 2016, 7:10pm

Texans Inactives
Oday Aboushi G
Ufomba Kamalu DE
Lamar Miller RB
Denzel Rice S
Brennan Scarlett LB
Josh Walker OG
Brandon Weeden QB

Fantasy Impact:

With Miller out, the Texans backfield will likely devolve into an ugly committee. Akeem Hunt had the most carries of the Houston backups last week, but Alfred Blue and Jonathan Grimes should also be involved.

Friday, December 23, 2016, 5:51pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, questionable) missed practice all week and is questionable for Week 16. Miller had an MRI on his ankle but says he’ll be able to play through it. He missed practice all week, which is worrisome. Akeem Hunt had the most carries of the Houston backups, but Alfred Blue and Jonathan Grimes would also be involved if Miller were to miss Week 16. The Texans play on Saturday night, so hopefully we’ll get some guidance from Adam Schefter or Ian Rapoport early Saturday.

Thursday, December 22, 2016, 6:27pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle) missed practice again Thursday. Miller had an MRI on his ankle but says he’ll be able to play through it. The missed Thursday practice is worrisome. Akeem Hunt had the most carries of the Houston backups, but Alfred Blue and Jonathan Grimes would also be involved if Miller were to miss Week 16.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016, 6:42pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle) did not practice Wednesday. Miller had an MRI on his ankle but it looks like he’ll be able to play through it. Akeem Hunt had the most carries of the Houston backups, but Alfred Blue and Jonathan Grimes would also be involved if Miller were to miss Week 16.

Texans RB Lamar MIller leaves with ankle injury

Sunday, December 18, 2016, 7:35pm

ABC News - [Full Article]

Houston Texans RB Lamar Miller limped off the field late in the fourth quarter with an apparent left ankle injury.

Related players: Alfred Blue, Akeem Hunt, Jonathan Grimes

Fantasy Impact:

The story added that he looked to be in a lot of pain as trainers evaluated him on the sideline. Miller did not return to the field. If Miller has to miss next week, it could be a committee of Alfred Blue, Akeem Hunt and Jonathan Grimes.

Friday, December 16, 2016, 6:08pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, ribs) took limited practice reps all week. Miller was removed from the injury report so he’ll play through his various ailments in a so-so matchup with the Jaguars.

Thursday, December 15, 2016, 7:16pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, ribs) took limited practice reps again Thursday. Miller should be able to play through the injury in a so-so matchup with the Jaguars.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 7:07pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, ribs) took limited practice reps Wednesday. Miller should be able to play through the injury in a so-so matchup with the Jaguars.

Friday, December 9, 2016, 6:41pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, ribs) took limited practice reps all week. He was removed from the injury report, so he should be able to play against the Colts. But he’s certainly a risk for an in-game setback given how beat up he’s been recently.

Thursday, December 8, 2016, 6:27pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, ribs) took limited practice reps again Thursday. Miller should be able to play against the Colts, but he’s certainly a risk for an in-game setback given how beat up he’s been recently.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 6:58pm

Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle, ribs) took limited practice reps Wednesday. Miller should be able to play against the Colts, but he’s certainly a risk for an in-game setback given how beat up he’s been recently.

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