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Quarterback, Houston Texans

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Draft: 2011 Round 3 (10)
College: Arkansas
Ht: 6’7”  Wt: 245 DOB: 1988-06-05 Age: 27

Season Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Season Team G GS Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts FPts/G
2011 NE 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.0 0.0
2012 NE 3 - 1 4 25.0 17 0 1 8 -9 -1.1 0 -0.1 -0.0
2014 HOU 3 - 41 75 54.7 400 2 2 6 -2 -0.3 0 27.8 9.3
2015 HOU 3 - 59 110 53.6 570 3 2 3 11 3.7 1 47.6 15.9
2015 (Projected) HOU     122 201 60.7 1,545 8 5 40 79 2.0 1 123.2  

2015 Outlook
Depth Chart
Ryan Mallett, another disciple of OíBrienís system in New England, will provide solid competition for Hoyer. Mallett saw his audition cut short after a pectoral injury sidelined him for the remainder of 2014. With mixed results in his two games played, the jury is still out on Mallettís ability. A full offseason should give him a better chance to succeed. Thus far in OTAs and at the outset of training camp, the two are splitting reps and the battle remains fairly even on the field. For fantasy purposes, however, Hoyerís contract and more recent starting experience make him the favorite to win the job. Regardless of who starts, a lack of consistent passing attempts will prevent either player to climb out of QB2 mediocrity.

Fan. Tm. Player
QB1QB1 Ryan Mallett
QB2QB2 Brian Hoyer
QB3QB3 Tom Savage
Texans Depth Chart
News From The Past 90 Days
Injury Arian Foster ruled out Sunday
Texans' RB practicing but HOU not ready to deploy star RB in a game
By: John Canario | Fri Sep 18, 4:15 pm

Houston Texans
Ryan Mallett will take over as the Texans' starting quarterback on Sunday, but he'll do so without the services of running back Arian Foster. Foster (groin) made some progress this week and returned to a fairly active role in Texans practice. Head coach Bill O'Brien cautioned interested parties that this would be a slow integration. The team is hoping to have Foster for the long haul. While he would have been a nice safety net for Mallett as he tries to take hold of the starting job, Houston is wise to push the breaks on Foster. In the past, he's been dominant enough to win games on his own and they may need it down the stretch. Alfred Blue, Jonathan Grimes and Chris Polk each caught a pass in the opener but with the Texans facing a Panthers defense likely without Luke Kuechly they could try and exploit some short opportunities over the middle like Jacksonville did a week ago. (

FFToday's Take: This should come as no surprise, as Foster had groin surgery on August 7th - just six weeks ago. But those who scooped him up in their drafts still got great value, as the former top-fantasy RB was initially predicted to be out for half the season. It now seems virtually certain that we will see Foster by week four, and possibly as early as week three. In the meantime, none of the Texans' backfield options are especially start-worthy.

Injury Ryan Mallett to start at QB for Texans
Texans bench starting QB after one game
By: Mike Krueger | Wed Sep 16, 12:55 pm

Houston Texans
Sources: Texans are poised to make a quarterback change. They are preparing to play with QB Ryan Mallett as their starter vs. the Panthers (Ian Rapoport)

FFToday's Take: Brian Hoyer looked shaky against the Chiefs in Week 1 throwing a bad interception and completing just 53 percent of his passes. Mallett has yet to prove he's a substantial upgrade over Hoyer but he'll get an opportunity to prove just that against the Panthers. Mallett is a QB2 against Carolina.

Injury Texans name Brian Hoyer starting QB
Wins camp battle with Ryan Mallett
By: Mike Krueger | Mon Aug 24, 8:30 am

Houston Texans
The Texans have named Brian Hoyer as their starting quarterback following a training camp competition with Ryan Mallett, according to sources with knowledge of the situation not authorized to speak publicly. (Houston Chronicle)

FFToday's Take: This move has little consequence for fantasy owners as both Hoyer and Mallett have gone largely undrafted in 12-team leagues. Both quarterbacks have been average this pre-season and it won't be a surprise if Mallett makes some starts during the course of the season.

Injury Still no starter named between Hoyer and Mallett
Houston QB competition in 'dead heat'
By: Antonio D'Arcangelis | Sun Aug 23, 10:08 am

Houston Texans
Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer each had a chance Saturday night to show he should be the Texans' starting quarterback. But after a less-than-thrilling exhibition against the Broncos, the competition to earn the job remains even. (Houston Chronicle)

FFToday's Take: There's only three weeks left before the start of the regular season, and the tie atop the quarterback depth chart is a major concern. Both QBs are flawed, and these competitions rarely end well. Neither may be a viable fantasy option except for the deepest of two-QB leagues, but the fantasy value of DeAndre Hopkins also hinges on the confidence and ability of the starter.

2015 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
1 KC L 20-27 8 13 61.5 98 1 0 1 6 6.0 0 9.5
2 at CAR L 17-24 27 58 46.6 244 1 1 1 6 6.0 1 22.8
3 TB W 19-9 24 39 61.5 228 1 1 1 -1 -1.0 0 15.3

2014 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
2 at OAK W 30-14 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 -1 -1.0 0 -0.1
11 at CLE W 23-7 20 30 66.7 211 2 1 4 -3 -0.8 0 18.3
12 CIN L 13-22 21 45 46.7 189 0 1 1 2 2.0 0 9.7

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