Some news has come out of Houston, as our man On The Fringe Boomer Grigsby is expected to be sidelined six weeks with a severe high ankle sprain.

The injury was suffered in the Texans’ 16-10 preseason win over the Chiefs at rainy Arrowhead Stadium on Saturday night.

With Grigsby out for a significant amount of time, rookie TE James Casey is going to see more playing time as a backup fullback.

Grigsby was one of three Texans who will miss significant time due to injuries suffered Saturday. Backup QB Rex Grossman is out four to five weeks, while rookie safety Troy Nolan will undergo surgery to repair a broken hand and could be placed on injured reserve. Full story …