Report: Texans TE Daniels likely done for season

By all accounts, the right knee injury suffered by Texans TE Owen Daniels appears to be serious.

Daniels left during the first quarter of Sunday’s 31-10 victory over the Bills and didn’t return with what was announced as a sprained knee.¬†When asked about Daniels’ injury during his postgame news conference, Texans coach Gary Kubiak said, “It does not look good right now.”

Daniels was on crutches when he met with reporters for a postgame news conference. He said he’ll have an MRI on the knee tomorrow.

“We’ll know for sure then,” Daniels said of the injury. “It doesn’t feel good. That’s all I can say. I would have been out there if I could have today.”

Daniels didn’t speculate about the injury, but he said the worst-case scenario is that he would be ready for next season.

“I’m concerned,” he said. “I’ve hurt my knee before. But we’ll wait to see what the doctors have to say tomorrow.”

The Houston Chronicle is reporting that Daniels¬†is likely done for the season with a torn ligament in the knee. Daniels was injured on Houston’s second possession of the game and didn’t return, finishing with one reception for 22 yards.

Guidelines: Fan feedback should be within the guidelines for the NFL community. These guidelines will be used to identify those comments that will be removed from display on the site. Please keep your comments relevant to the topic, not abusive or combatant towards other fans, and don’t share any personal details. Use the “Report” link to help keep the community at its best.

Comments may be no longer than 2000 characters and will post to the site shortly after submitting.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP | Subscribe (RSS)

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,733 other followers