Fantasy Football Player News
Justin Houston | LB | Kansas City Chiefs
Posted: 6/17/2016 7:58pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will not be ready for the start of training camp because he is recovering from a knee injury.
Huddle Up: As anticipated, one of the league's most feared pass rushers is going to need more time to recover from offseason surgery, and the early part of the regular season remains a major question mark at this point as well. Stay tuned ...

Posted: 4/22/2016 4:28pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) was given assurances by doctors that he will play in 2016, according to general manager John Dorsey.
Huddle Up: But whether that winds up being half a season or a quarter of a season is the big question right now, and no one likely will know the answer for months. In the meantime, monitor his progress and hope for the best if you have him on your IDP roster

Posted: 3/22/2016 12:29pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) will be out six to 12 months after arthroscopic surgery on his anterior cruciate ligament in February.
Huddle Up: A stunning blow for Houston's IDP-league owners and the K.C. defense as Houston has totalled 50.5 sacks over the last four seasons -- second only to J.J. Watt (69.0).

Posted: 1/8/2016 3:54pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) and WR Chris Conley (thumb) are probable for the wild-card game against the Houston Texans Saturday, Jan. 9.
Huddle Up: Houston missed the Chiefs' final five games of the regular season but still led the team with 7.5 sacks. Translation: It's not good timing for Brian Hoyer and the Texans' offense.

Posted: 12/16/2015 4:37pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) could miss the remainder of the regular season with a knee injury. He is scheduled to visit Dr. James Andrews.
Huddle Up: Heads up in IDP leagues as K.C.'s sacks leader doesn't sound like he's coming back any time soon after missing the last two games.

Posted: 12/11/2015 4:35pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) has been ruled out for the Week 14 game against the San Diego Chargers.
Huddle Up: IDP league alert as Houston will miss a second straight start.

Posted: 12/4/2015 6:27pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston (knee) has been ruled out for Week 13 against the Oakland Raiders.
Huddle Up: IDP alert as K.C.'s sacks leader will miss his first game since 2013. On the flip side, that's better news for Derek Carr and the Raiders' offense.

Posted: 7/15/2015 8:36pm et
Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston signed a six-year, $101 million deal that includes $52.5 million guaranteed Wednesday, July 15. The deal is the richest in franchise history and the largest deal ever for a linebacker.
Huddle Up: The big money wasn't only given to offensive players today as the Chiefs locked up Houston for the foreseeable future. Now IDP owners can rest assured they'll have their sack machine available without risk of a holdout.