AFC South Standings

Team Div Overall
4-2-0 10-7-0
4-2-0 9-8-0
3-3-0 9-8-0
1-5-0 6-11-0

Top Justin Britt News

  • Justin Britt: Released by Houston

    The Texans released Britt on Friday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.

    Britt left the Texans at the end of September and never rejoined the team for the remainder of the 2022 campaign. His release clears around $3 million in salary cap space.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Moves to reserve list

    The Texans placed Britt (personal) on their reserve/non-football illness list Tuesday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.

    Britt is scheduled to be away from the team indefinitely for personal reasons after he also missed Sunday's contest against the Broncos. The 31-year-old center's placement on the Texans' reserve/non-football illness list gives him time to work through his individual situation, per Aaron Wilson of In the meantime, Scott Quessenberry, who started at center and played 100 percent of the team's snaps in Week 2, is expected to continue handling starting duties while Britt remains absent.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Return unknown

    Britt's (personal) return date is unknown as of Monday according to head coach Lovie Smith, Brooks Kubena of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Britt missed Week 2 and his status for Week 3 will remain in question, for now. If he does not return in time, Scott Quessenberry will draw the start at center Sunday against the Bears.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Won't play against Broncos

    Britt won't play Sunday against the Broncos for personal reasons, Aaron Wilson of reports.

    Britt played every snap during the Texans' Week 1 tie against the Colts, but he'll be held off the field for Week 2. It's not yet clear whether he'll be able to return for the team's Week 3 matchup against Chicago on Sept. 25, but Scott Quessenberry will serve as Houston's starting center against Denver.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Re-signs with Houston

    Britt agreed to a two-year, $9 million contract with the Texans on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of reports.

    Britt spent time on the reserve/COVID-19 list and injured reserve with a knee issue last season but still started 11 games up front for Houston. The 30-year-old opted to forgo free agency and re-sign with the Texans, and he's set to be they're starting center again in 2022.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Cleared from injury report

    Britt (knee) was cleared from the Texans' injury report Friday.

    Britt spent a week on the reserve/COVID-19 list, but after clearing protocols, he popped up on the injury report due to his knee. However, Britt should be ready to start at center Sunday when the Texans take on the 49ers now that he is cleared from any injury designations.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Limited after coming off COVID list

    Britt was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday but was limited in practice due to a knee injury.

    It's unclear if this knee injury is related to the one that kept Britt sidelined for the entirety of November, but the starting center has most importantly cleared COVID protocol, putting him in position to make his return Sunday in San Francisco.

    ... See More ... See Less
  • Texans' Justin Britt: Lands on COVID list

    Britt (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday.

    Britt will now be unavailable until he clears the health and safety protocols. He's started nine games for Houston this season and would be a significant loss for Week 16 if unavailable.

    ... See More ... See Less

Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-6, 315 lbs
Birthplace: Fort Campbell, KY
Age: 32
School: Missouri
Experience: 8