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Texans Top Fantasy Players

These are the top fantasy football players of the Houston Texans as ranked by Average Draft Position (ADP) in PPR-format mock drafts.

Data as of October 19, 2020.

# Name Pos Team ADP Bye
1 David Johnson RB HOU 3.02 8
2 Deshaun Watson QB HOU 6.03 8
3 Will Fuller WR HOU 6.06 8
4 Brandin Cooks WR HOU 8.11 8
5 Duke Johnson RB HOU 10.10 8

David Johnson

David Johnson's current ADP is 3.02, which is the 2nd pick of the 3rd round, and 26th selection overall.

David Johnson Average Draft Position PPR

Deshaun Watson

Deshaun Watson's current ADP is 6.03, which is the 3rd pick of the 6th round, and 62nd selection overall.

Deshaun Watson Average Draft Position PPR

Will Fuller

Will Fuller's current ADP is 6.06, which is the 6th pick of the 6th round, and 66th selection overall.

Will Fuller Average Draft Position PPR

Brandin Cooks

Brandin Cooks's current ADP is 8.11, which is the 11th pick of the 8th round, and 94th selection overall.

Brandin Cooks Average Draft Position PPR

Duke Johnson

Duke Johnson's current ADP is 10.10, which is the 10th pick of the 10th round, and 117th selection overall.

Duke Johnson Average Draft Position PPR

Houston Texans 2020 Schedule

Week Home/Away Opponent
1 Away Kansas City Chiefs
2 Home Baltimore Ravens
3 Away Pittsburgh Steelers
4 Home Minnesota Vikings
5 Home Jacksonville Jaguars
6 Away Tennessee Titans
7 Home Green Bay Packers
9 Away Jacksonville Jaguars
10 Away Cleveland Browns
11 Home New England Patriots
12 Away Detroit Lions
13 Home Indianapolis Colts
14 Away Chicago Bears
15 Away Indianapolis Colts
16 Home Cincinnati Bengals
17 Home Tennessee Titans

Houston Texans News

Vyncint Smith, Drops kickoff in season debut

Smith (abdomen) had a seven-yard kickoff return and didn't touch the ball on offense in Sunday's 24-0 loss to the Dolphins.

Analysis: Making his season debut after being taken off IR, Smith dropped the ball on a kickoff and was smothered soon after picking it up, forcing the Jets to start that drive from their own nine-yard line. Smith was involved in some gadget plays that capitalized on his speed last season, but he only played five snaps on offense and wasn't targeted in this one.

Vyncint Smith player page.

October 19, 2020 7:01 AM EST


Ryan Griffin, Two catches in shutout loss

Griffin caught two of three targets for 17 yards in Sunday's 24-0 loss to Miami.

Analysis: Griffin was actually New York's most productive tight end with Chris Herndon failing to record a catch, but that's not saying much. While Griffin has five catches to Herndon's three over the past three games, neither tight end is doing enough to warrant attention in the fantasy realm, even considering the league-wide dearth of production from the position.

Ryan Griffin player page.

October 19, 2020 6:43 AM EST


Kaimi Fairbairn, Scores six points in OT loss

Fairbairn converted his lone field-goal attempt and three of four extra-point kicks in Sunday's 42-36 overtime loss to the Titans.

Analysis: Fairbairn's six-point effort snapped a two-game run in which he posted double-digit points and converted all six field-goal tries. The difference against Tennessee was the Texans ability to finish drives. They scored touchdowns on all four of their red zone looks, reversing a trend that had them settling for field goals on four of five red-area appearances the previous two weeks. Fairbairn currently ranks 20th in scoring among kickers with 7.3 points per game.

Kaimi Fairbairn player page.

October 19, 2020 6:14 AM EST


Brandin Cooks, Has 21 catches in last two games

Cooks caught all nine of his targets for 68 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 42-36 overtime loss to Tennessee.

Analysis: Cooks' one-yard touchdown put the Texans up 36-29 with 1:50 left in regulation, but Houston's offense wouldn't touch the ball again, as the Titans tied the game with four seconds left, then drove it down for the winning touchdown on the first possession of overtime. While his team didn't get the result it was looking for, Cooks enjoyed a second consecutive standout performance, and he now has 21 catches for 229 yards and two touchdowns in his last two games. The 27-year-old wide receiver will look to stay hot in Week 7 against the visiting Packers.

Brandin Cooks player page.

October 18, 2020 2:46 PM EST


Will Fuller, Pushes TD streak to four

Fuller caught six of 11 targets for 123 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 42-36 loss to Tennessee.

Analysis: Fuller did most of his damage on a 53-yard touchdown in the third quarter, and his touchdown streak now sits at four games. The speedster has performed admirably as the top target for quarterback Deshaun Watson, and staying healthy will be the key for Fuller against the Packers in Week 7 and beyond.

Will Fuller player page.

October 18, 2020 2:32 PM EST