After cutting 2017 third-round back D'Onta Foreman, the Texans executed a trade for Johnson from the Cleveland Browns. The 25-year-old Johnson has since been dealing with a hamstring injury. Also in Houston's RB room are Higdon, Buddy Howell, Damarea Crockett, Josh Ferguson, Cullen Gillaspia and Taiwan Jones.
New Chargers offensive coordinator Greg Roman: 'Can you imagine Justin Herbert with a great running game?'
The Los Angeles Chargers haven't boasted a top-10 rushing attack since 2007 -- Norv Turner's first season in charge of the club when LaDainian Tomlinson was dashing around the park. New offensive coordinator Greg Roman would like to get back to those days.
Packers DC Jeff Hafley wants players to 'play with their hair on fire'
Green Bay Packers' new defensive coordinator, Jeff Hafley, plans to unleash ferocity on opponents by freeing up his players.
Cardinals GM Monti Ossenfort plans to spend in free agency but warns of 'dangers' of overpaying
Cardinals general manager Monti Ossenfort plans to use Arizona's projected $41.7 million in salary cap space to build This team. "We are definitely going to be active in free agency," Ossenfort said.
Lions re-sign kicker Michael Badgley to one-year deal
The Detroit Lions are re-signing kicker Michael Badgley to a one-year deal, according to his agent, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported on Thursday.
Rams' Sean McVay, Bills' Sean McDermott newest NFL Competition Committee members
Bills head coach Sean McDermott, Rams HC Sean McVay have been added to NFL Competition Committee.
Pro Bowl TE Jake Ferguson ready to ride on from Cowboys' season-ending loss: 'You can't look back'
Cowboys tight end Jake Ferguson said Wednesday on "NFL Total Access" that it's time to move on from Dallas' dispiriting loss to Green Bay.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Thursday, Feb. 22
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Patriots DC DeMarcus Covington isn't planning major changes: 'If the foundation is built solid, you can continue to add on top of it'
The New England Patriots will have a new feel after decades with Bill Belichick running the show, but don't expect a ton to change on defense under new defensive coordinator DeMarcus Covington.
Falcons running back Bijan Robinson has goal for Year 2: 'I want 2,000 yards rushing'
Atlanta Falcons running back Bijan Robinson has big plans for Year 2 following a roller-coaster rookie campaign. After finishing with 976 yards rushing in his rookie year, he hopes to break the 2,000-yard mark in 2024.
New Patriots OC Alex Van Pelt on Mac Jones, QB situation: 'Right now, everything is on the table'
After quarterback Mac Jones' subpar 2023 season, his status as the starter for the New England Patriots in 2024 is in doubt. Speaking Wednesday, new Pats offensive coordinator Alex Van Pelt said that 'right now, everything is on the table' in regards to addressing the struggles at QB.
Bears QB Justin Fields amid trade rumors: 'I want to stay' in Chicago
Justin Fields has been the subject of trade rumors since the Bears secured the No. 1 overall pick in the 2024 NFL Draft -- they also hold the No. 9 overall selection -- but Fields recently said that he wants to stay in Chicago.