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Christian Covington

24-Year-Old Defensive End – Houston Texans

2017 Defensive Stats

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16

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1

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2018 Defensive Projections

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2018 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Christian Covington in 2018. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2018 ADP:

Bye Week:  10

HT: 6' 2"   WT: 305   DOB: 10/16/1993  College: Rice  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Christian Covington Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $2.37 million contract with the Texans in May of 2015.

February 14, 2018  –  Christian Covington News

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Covington (biceps) said Wednesday that he received full medical clearance for football activities, Deepi Sidhu of the Texans' official site reports.

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Christian Covington NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2012 18 CFB 12 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2013 19 CFB 14 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2014 20 CFB 6 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2015 21 HOU 15 8 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 22 HOU 16 26 16 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 23 HOU 7 16 10 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Christian Covington – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Defensive End

Snap Count Stats

166

Defensive Snaps in 2017

Christian Covington was on the field for 166 of his team's snaps on defense in 2017.

26

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Christian Covington was on the field for 26 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Def ST
2015 0 0
2016 416 106
2017 166 26
Christian Covington 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 Jax 20 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Cin 14 5 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @NE 16 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 Ten 9 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 KC 45 6 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Cle 38 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 BYE Bye Week
8 @Sea 24 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Ind
10 @LAR
11 Ari
12 @Bal
13 @Ten
14 SF
15 @Jax
16 Pit
17 @Ind
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A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Christian Covington
As Compared To Other Defensive Ends
Height:   6' 2"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   305 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.89 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.43 sec
AVERAGE
Cone Drill:   7.43 sec
POOR
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
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Vertical Jump:   31 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   111 in
WEAK
Bench Press:   24 reps
AVERAGE

Christian Covington: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Covington will undergo surgery Wednesday to repair his torn biceps, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Covington (biceps) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Texans head coach Bill O'Brien said Covington suffered a torn biceps during Sunday's loss to the Seahawks and would miss the remainder of the season, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Covington is out for the remainder of Sunday's game with an elbow injury.

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Covington (groin) is active for Sunday's Week 2 tilt with Kansas City, BJ Kissel of Chiefs.com reports.

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Covington didn't practice Friday due to a groin injury, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Covington is listed as the starting left defensive end for Houston's Week 1 game against Chicago.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

There was no outlook written for Christian Covington.

2016

Covington played 15 games during his rookie season, seeing time at both nose tackle and defensive end. With Jared Crick moving on in the offseason, the starting right defensive end job is available and Covington is competing with Devon Still, Brandon Dunn and Jeoffrey Pagan. Covington has the inside track, even after he sustained a concussion early in camp, and was named the starter in place of J.J. Watt (back) for the Texans’ first preseason game.

2015

Covington is a 2015 sixth-round draft pick out of Rice, whom the Texans believe can be an impact pass rusher. As a nose tackle, he doesn't figure to get much playing time behind Vince Wilfork, but has a sub-rusher on passing situations he could generate a few sacks.