Cecil Shorts hauled in six passes for 87 yards and a touchdown. He also fumbled the ball on the second last play of the game. To add insult to injury he also dislocated his shoulder on the play. (Source: Adam Caplan on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Cecil Shorts was having a solid game, largely aided by garbage time receptions. Although he is likely not on many fantasy rosters, he has been averaging nearly 10 targets per game. His timeline to return should be determined shortly.

Category: Injury Updates, Game Recaps

Cecil Shorts suffered a shoulder injury during the final play of the team's loss to the Falcons. He was hit during a fumble that was returned for a touchdown. (Source: Houston Chronicle)

Fantasy Impact: Talk about adding injury to insult. While Shorts isn't a household name, he's averaged nearly 10 targets per game over the team's first four contests. The extent of the injury isn't known at this point, but it's been reported that it's significant.

Category: Injury Updates

RotoBaller | Oct 5th
It may be time for Houston Texans third-round draft pick Jaelen Strong to step up at wide receiver after Cecil Shorts dislocated his left shoulder on Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. In addition to Shorts being out for an undetermined amount of time, receiver Nate Washington is dealing with a hamstring injury. Strong has a... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 2nd
This is a player that has been under the radar all season. Does anyone remember a couple years ago when Shorts broke out for the Jacksonville Jaguars? He put up 55 catches, 979 yards and 7 TDs in 14 games. That is almost 18 yards per catch. Since then, he has become more of a... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 2nd
Another week in and I hope everyone is doing better than me in their fantasy leagues this season. Going forward, I now have Dez Bryant, LeSean McCoy and Ben Roethlisberger riding the bench for at least the next couple weeks. I guess it was a good thing I traded for Larry Fitzgerald. If you are... Read More
RotoBaller | Sep 29th
BALLER MOVE: Add in 12+ Team PPR Leagues OWNED IN: 14% of Fleaflicker Leagues ANALYSIS: Between Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett, the Texans have the most passing attempts of any team in the NFL through Week 3. That might change once Arian Foster returns, but Cecil Shorts should still see his fair share of looks. His 29 targets... Read More