Forgot Log-in or  Password? |  Help  Not a member, Register Now!
Play Fantasy Use your Fantasy skills to win Cash Prizes. Join or start a league today. Play Now
      
Fantasy Football Today
2014 Draft Prep Guide
Gameday Inactives
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Get Your Draft Board
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Red Zone Stats
Teams
Schedules
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Playoff Challenge
Commissioner
Prize Leagues
Free
Office Pool Manager
Game Pick'em
Player Challenge
Fantasy Baseball Today
2014 Draft Prep Guide
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Rankings
Projections
Teams
Schedules
Probable Pitchers
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injuries
Projections
Rankings
Teams
Schedules
Message Boards
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Teams
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Downloadable Draft Kit
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Teams
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
No Fantasy Teams Found
 
player photo
 
36 D.J. Swearinger SS
Height/Weight: 5-10/208 | Birthdate: 9/1/1991 | Birthplace: | Team: Houston | College: South Carolina | NFL Experience: 2 | Owned/Started%: 25/10
HOU

Latest Updates

 

Texans injury report dominated by probables


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(9/19/2014) As expected, the Texans have ruled out rookie outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney (knee) and safety Shiloh Keo (calf) for their Week 3 game against the host Giants.

Most of the other players are their extensive injury report are probable, though featured back Arian Foster (hamstring), offensive lineman Ben Jones (ankle/knee) and safety D.J. Swearinger (elbow) are questionable.

The probables are linebacker Akeem Dent (hamstring), tight ends Garrett Graham (ankle) and C.J. Fiodorowicz (foot), wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (illness), defensive end Tim Jamison (groin), wide receiver Andre Johnson (ankle), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (foot), nose tackle Louis Nix (wrist) and fullback Jay Prosch (hand).


D.J. Swearinger departs with elbow issue


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/14/2014) Texans defensive back D.J. Swearinger left Week 2 against the Raiders with a left elbow injury.

He made his presence felt before departing to the locker room in the fourth quarter. Swearinger recovered a fumble from James Jones late in the first half. He also stripped Mychal Rivera in the third quarter. He registered three total tackles before leaving the game. His return remains uncertain.

Texans list baker's dozen as probable for Sunday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12/27/2013) Thirteen Texans have been deemed probable for the last game of the year, including wide receiver Andre Johnson (wrist) and quarterback T.J. Yates (back).

The other offensive probables are tight end Ryan Griffin (knee), wideout DeAndre Hopkins (ankle), fullback Greg Jones (knee) and offensive linemen Wade Smith (knee) and Derek Newton (knee).

The defensive probables are linebackers Brooks Reed (thumb), Darryl Sharpton (knee) and Justin Tuggle (elbow), backs Josh Victorian (back) and D.J. Swearinger (foot) and end Antonio Smith (knee).


Injured Texans fine for Week 16


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(12/22/2013) Texans running back Brad Smelley (back), who was listed as questionable Friday, and running back Greg Jones (knee), defensive back Johnathan Joseph (groin), linebacker Joe Mays (knee), offensive lineman Derek Newton (knee), linebacker Darryl Sharpton (ankle), defensive lineman Antonio Smith (knee), offensive lineman Wade Smith (knee), defensive back D.J. Swearinger (foot), linebacker Justin Tuggle (elbow), defensive back Josh Victorian (back), long snapper Jon Weeks (elbow) and quarterback T.J. Yates (back), who were all listed as probable, are active for Week 16 against the Broncos.

Texans list many defenders among Sunday probables


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12/20/2013) The Texans boast a boatload of defensive players on their Friday injury report, but nearly all of them are probable for the Week 16 game against Denver.

The probables are defensive backs D.J. Swearinger (foot), Josh Victorian (back) and Johnathan Joseph (groin), linebackers Justin Tuggle (elbow) and Joe Mays (knee) and linemen Antonio Smith (knee) and J.J. Watt (hand).


Injured Texans able to play


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(12/15/2013) Texans defensive back Kareem Jackson (ribs), running back Greg Jones (knee), defensive back Johnathan Joseph (groin), defensive back Shiloh Keo (illness), linebacker Joe Mays (knee), defensive back Brice McCain (groin), offensive lineman Derek Newton (knee), linebacker Darryl Sharpton (wrist), offensive lineman Wade Smith (knee), defensive back D.J. Swearinger (foot), linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (groin) and defensive back Josh Victorian (back), who were listed as probable on Friday's injury report, are active for Week 15 at Indianapolis.

Six from Texans secondary probable for Sunday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12/13/2013) Six defensive backs pepper the injury list submitted Friday by the Texans, but all are listed as probable for Sunday against Indianapolis.

They are cornerbacks Kareem Jackson (ribs), Johnathan Joseph (groin), Brice McCain (groin) and Josh Victorian (back). The safeties are Shiloh Keo (illness) and D.J. Swearinger (foot).

Linebackers Jeff Tarpinian (groin) and Darryl Sharpton (wrist) are also probable.


D.J. Swearing does little to lead the way


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(12/6/2013) Texans defensive back D.J. Swearinger led the team in tackles in Week 14 against the Jaguars, though he finished the game with just six -- five solo -- in the 27-20 loss.

Texans defense largely healthy Thursday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(12/5/2013) The Texans' injury report for Week 14 featured a lengthy list of injured defenders, but all but one player from that side of the ball was able to take the field Thursday against the Jaguars. While defensive back Jawanza Starling (foot) was inactive prior to kickoff, 11 other injured players were able to play through their issues.

Defensive lineman Antonio Smith (not injury related), linebackers Joe Mays (knee), Mike Mohamed (hamstring), Darryl Sharpton (knee), Whitney Mercilus (hip) and Jeff Tarpinian (groin), and defensive backs Brice McCain (hamstring), Johnathan Joseph (groin), Kareem Jackson (ribs), D.J. Swearinger (foot) and Shiloh Keo (neck) are all in uniform Thursday. 


Eleven on Texans defense probable for TNF clash


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12/4/2013) Eleven Texans defenders have been placed on the injury report for the game Thursday against the Jaguars, but all are probable.

Among those in the secondary are Kareem Jackson (ribs), Johnathan Joseph (groin), Shiloh Keo (neck), Jawanza Starling (hamstring) and D.J. Swearinger (foot).

The listed linebackers are Joe Mays (knee), Whitney Mercilus (hip), Mike Mohamed (hamstring), Darryl Sharpton (knee) and Jeff Tarpinian (groin). The lone lineman is Antonio Smith (not injury related).


Texans counting on D.J. Swearinger


by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer
(7/17/2013) Texans general manager Rick Smith is hopeful safety Ed Reed (hip) will be ready for Week 1. But whether or not Reed is back for the season opener, Smith expects rookie D.J. Swearinger to play plenty, reports NFL.com.

"D.J. operates like he's a veteran. He has awareness. He knows how to disguise things early in his development learning the scheme. ... I do expect him to play a lot of snaps," Smith said.


Safety Swearinger lands in Houston


by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer
(4/26/2013) The Houston Texans have selected South Carolina safety D.J. Swearinger in the second round of the NFL draft. The senior started 12 games last season and finished with 79 tackles, two forced fumbles and seven pass breakups. He also returned an interception and a fumble for touchdowns.

Swearinger heads to Texans


by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer
(4/26/2013) The Texans have selected South Carolina safety D.J. Swearinger in the second round of the NFL Draft. Swearinger was taken 57th overall by Houston. He'll join a defense that added veteran safety Ed Reed in the offseason. The senior started 12 games last season and finished with 79 tackles, two forced fumbles and seven pass breakups. He also returned an interception and a fumble for touchdowns.