|Aug. 26, 2019 2:42 PM PT3:42 PM MT4:42 PM CT5:42 PM ET21:42 GMT5:42 2:42 PM MST3:42 PM CST4:42 PM EST4:42 PM CT1:42 UAE (+1)17:42 ET20:42 - Miller has been placed on the injured reserve after the Houston Texans running back tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in a preseason game last weekend. Appearing in his first game this season, Miller was injured on his first carry on Saturday night against Dallas when defensive tackle Maliek Collins slammed into his left leg.
Analysis: Miller, who has been Houston's featured back for the past three seasons, led the Texans with 210 carries for 973 yards last year. With Miller out for the season, the Texans will look to Duke Johnson to pick up the slack. Johnson appeared in each game in his four seasons with the Browns, starting 10 of them. Johnson, whose career high in yards rushing is 379, is also a threat out of the backfield and has caught 235 passes for 2,170 yards in his career.