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Schaub finally gets “green light”

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After missing six weeks of the 2011 regular season, the postseason, and all of the offseason training program with a foot injury, Texans quarterback Matt Schaub is back, baby.

According to Paul Kuharsky of ESPN.com, Schaub has gotten the “green light” to practice when training camp begins.

The go-ahead came from Dr. Robert Anderson, who repaired the Lisfranc injury suffered when former Buccaneers defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth brought Schaub down during a game  last November.

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle said during an appearance last week on PFT Live that the team won’t be giving Schaub a new contract until he proves that he’s healthy.¬† A league source has since told PFT that there have been “early discussion” on a new deal, but that it likely won’t be finalized until after the season, at the earliest.

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10 Responses to “Schaub finally gets “green light””
  1. thenewenglandpatriots12 says: Jul 12, 2012 11:12 PM

    Give me the green light! Gimme just one night…I’m ready to go roght now…

  2. htowntexan says: Jul 12, 2012 11:17 PM

    I sure hope the front office is correct putting all our eggs in this basket. We have no backup (Yates sucks).

  3. rekingcrew says: Jul 12, 2012 11:18 PM

    Headline should read:
    Albert Haynesworth did something! Remember!?!

  4. juangargoyle says: Jul 12, 2012 11:44 PM

    Swag

  5. davetexansfan says: Jul 13, 2012 12:50 AM

    AKA Texans got the green light for the Super Bowl baby!

  6. teague31 says: Jul 13, 2012 12:58 AM

    yawn…..who cares about the toxins? The only team that matters in TX is the Cowboys.

  7. ricebowl2 says: Jul 13, 2012 1:13 AM

    Lisfranc injuries are no fun. I remember when I had surgery for my lisfranc fracture. You’re on crutches for months before you can start walking in a boot. Then once you start enjoying the freedom of walking without crutches you have to go back under the knife to get the screws taken out so it’s back on crutches again. No fun at all. Not a texans fan but I wish Schaub a speedy return to form.

  8. Andre's Johnson says: Jul 13, 2012 1:29 AM

    Whoa, whoa, whoa. Mikey! WHOA!

    Haynesworth did not bring Schaub down. It was a QB sneak, and Haynesworth took a shot in the pile.

    Haynesworth is a piece of crap who’s only good for cheap shots and failed physicals. And grabbing breasts without permission.

  9. patbocam says: Jul 13, 2012 2:42 AM

    Contract year! He could be a steal in fantasy.

  10. staffordsyear says: Jul 13, 2012 6:25 AM

    Whos albert haynesworth?

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