Jadeveon Clowney Injury: Texans DE Out vs. Titans in Week 17

December 30, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Houston Texans star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is dealing with elbow and wrist injuries that will keep him out of the team's regular-season finale Sunday.
Marc Berman of Fox 26 tweeted the Texans' injury report, listing Clowney as out for Week 17 against the Tennessee Titans. 
According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, Clowney was a non-participant in practice all week long.
Houston has already clinched the AFC South at 9-6 and is locked into the No. 4 seed in the AFC, thereby making Sunday's game meaningless.
Clowney, 23, has begun to live up to the promise that made him the top overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, registering 52 tackles, six sacks and one forced fumble. With J.J. Watt on injured reserve, Clowney has had to pick up some of the slack for the sidelined superstar. 
While Clowney hasn't been able to post the ridiculous stats Watt regularly accumulates, his combination with Whitney Mercilus has somewhat mitigated the...

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