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Nick Martin out for season

Discussion in 'Houston Texans' started by J.R., Aug 25, 2016.

  1. J.R.

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Source: <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Texans?src=hash">#Texans</a> center Nick Martin recently underwent ankle surgery from Dr. Robert Anderson in NC. He’s expected to miss the 2016 season.</p>&mdash; Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) <a href="https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/768803882990505985">August 25, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  2. Nick

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    Huge blow.

    Hopefully can make a full recovery... and won't end up like that other former 3rd round O-line pick that was expected to do great things, till he broke his leg in training camp.
     
  3. HR Dept

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    Wow, did he have his whole damn ankle reconstructed?
     
  4. kaleidosky

    kaleidosky Your Tweety Bird dance just cost us a run
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    crushing. Ankle surgery is big time though--heavy rehab.
     
  5. whag00

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    It sure would have been nice to get Bryan Stork.
     
  6. Houstunna

    Houstunna The Most Unbiased Fan
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    Worst ankle injury in sports I can recall.
     
  7. Commodore

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Texans?src=hash">#Texans</a> are going to give Greg Mancz every opportunity to win the job at center. See how this last week and a half plays out.</p>&mdash; PDS (@PatDStat) <a href="https://twitter.com/PatDStat/status/768806316718653440">August 25, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  8. Nimo

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    Might as well just sit Brock out the whole season too
     
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    that's houston sports for ya.
    reminds me of charles spencer.
     
  10. justtxyank

    justtxyank We are all Kosh
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    Best rookie ever they said.
    Not life threatening they said.
    womp womp.
     
  11. Houstunna

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    Just heard on 790 Nick missed all 2014 with a torn up knee. Why never heard this before?... especially recent days?

    Dude will play one season in 3 years with 2 serious injuries :mad:

    #secondrdcurse
     
  12. chenjy9

    chenjy9 Numbers Don't Lie
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    Nothing that has happened has made those statements false. He WAS doing great before he got injured. Ankle surgery is NOT life threatening.

    As an aside, **** YOU FOOTBALL GODS! :mad:
     
  13. J Sizzle

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    Offensive line is shaping up to be....frustrating, let's put it.
     
  14. REEKO_HTOWN

    REEKO_HTOWN I'm Rich Biiiiaaatch!
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    that wouldn't be such a bad move. Brock might be running for his live ala Carr.
     
  15. DonnyMost

    DonnyMost clean your room bucko
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    Center is a tough, tough place for a rookie to excel at.

    I'm kind of relieved a journeyman will (probably) be starting now.
     
  16. chenjy9

    chenjy9 Numbers Don't Lie
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    Unlike with Carr, Oz gets the ball out really fast consistently. This would really help him. I still see him taking some sacks though.
     
  17. Houstunna

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    Washington snatched him.

    His concussion issues make him a time-bomb.
     
  18. Rockets34Legend

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    Time to bring Chris Myers back....
     
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    He had 7 games playing behind some of the worst pass pro in the NFL... maybe he's used to it.
     
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