Can Injured Justin Britt Return for Texa
HOUSTON -- Justin Britt is making progre s toward returning to play with Houston Texans coach David Culley expre sing guarded optimism that the veteran center could be back for Sunday's home game against the Indianapolis Shaun Bradley Jersey
Colts.Britt was designated for return from injured reserve last week and practiced for the first time last Friday.Britt has been dealing with a hyperextended knee and a bruise, according to Alex Singleton Jersey
league sources not authorized to speak publicly.Britt didn't play in Sunday's 21-14 lo s to the New York Jets as rookie center Jimmy Morri sey started his third consecutive game. The former Las Vegas Raiders seventh-round draft pick from Pitt allowed one sack on a powerful bull rush from Jets defensive lineman Quinnen Williams.The Texans' offensive line shifted Tytus Howard to left tackle in place of Geron Christian Sr., with Lane Taylor promoted from the Mike Quick Jersey
practice squad and starting at left guard.Scroll to ContinueThe Texans allowed five sacks, eight tackles for lo ses and seven quarterback hits against the Jets.Signed to a one-year, $5 million contract this offseason, Britt is a former Pro Bowl alternate for the Seattle Seahawks who started in a Super Bowl. He has played center primarily after shifting from right tackle and left guard.We hope so," Culley said of Britt's status. "We will see what happens when we go Jalen Hurts Jersey
out there on Wednesday, but we are hoping to see what he does and see if we can get him back. He actually practiced a day last week, but he wasnt ready.Meanwhile, Pro Bowl left tackle Laremy Tunsil remains on injured Jordan Mailata Jersey
reserve after undergoing thumb surgery to repair a torn ligament. Culley has not ruled out Tunsil returning at some point this season.I hope so, Im hoping he does," Culley said. "Looking for him too.