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Nick Ferguson | Defensive Back

Team: Houston Texans
Age / DOB:  (40) / 11/27/1974
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 204
College: Georgia Tech
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Texans re-signed SS Nick Ferguson.
Ferguson, 34, made 59 tackles last year and is still an effective run defender. He will open training camp behind Dominique Barber on the depth chart. Thu, Mar 12, 2009 04:11:00 PM

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S Nick Ferguson left Sunday's game against the Raiders with a swollen knee.

The injury has reportedly been bothering Ferguson the second half of the season. The Texans didn't indicate that his status was in jeopardy for Week 17.
Tue, Dec 23, 2008 10:00:00 AM

The Texans will continue to start Nick Ferguson at free safety over Will Demps.

Ferguson and Eugene Wilson played well together Sunday, but that may have had more to do with Ryan Fitzpatrick quarterbacking for the opposition. Consider Ferguson and Wilson the starters at safety for now.
Wed, Oct 29, 2008 09:49:00 AM

The Texans started Nick Ferguson at free safety and Brandon Harrison at strong safety in Week 8.

Surprise 2007 Pro Bowler Will Demps took a seat on the bench. Houston won the game and may continue to use Ferguson and Harrison as starters. Ferguson had seven tackles (five solo) Sunday and Harrison chipped in one.
Mon, Oct 27, 2008 12:03:00 AM

Texans signed SS Nick Ferguson to a one-year contract.

Ferguson, 33, has struggled with injuries the past two years. He also hasn't been all that productive when he has played. If Houston expects Ferguson to battle Glenn Earl for a backup job behind C.C. Brown, our money's on Earl.
Source: Denver Post
Wed, Mar 26, 2008 08:01:00 PM

The Texans will meet with free agent S Nick Ferguson on Tuesday.

Ferguson started seven games for the Broncos last season, but lost his job to Hamza Abdullah before ending the year on the disabled list with a knee injury. He'd be a reserve in Houston.
Tue, Mar 25, 2008 01:37:00 PM

Broncos placed S Nick Ferguson (knee) on the injured reserved list.

The veteran Ferguson was replaced in the starting lineup by Hamza Abdullah last month and had missed the last two games with an injury.
Source: Denver Post
Tue, Dec 18, 2007 08:54:00 PM

Broncos safety Nick Ferguson has been a surprise full participant in OTAs this week after tearing his meniscus last season.

Ferguson was reportedly limping so badly after the surgery that teammates started calling him Barbaro and put a picture of the horse with Ferguson's jersey number in the locker room. "Fortunately, I didn't go to the glue factory," Ferguson joked. "I'm still around, live and kicking and overcoming my leg injury."
Wed, May 23, 2007 10:19:00 AM

Broncos S Nick Ferguson has been running on his injured knee for the last ten days and has begun doing some cutting.

Ferguson, rehabbing a medial meniscus tear, is shooting to be set for minicamps. It will be a suprise if Denver doesn't draft a safety in April.
Wed, Apr 4, 2007 10:36:00 AM

The Denver Post has confirmed that safety Nick Ferguson will be lost for the season due to a medial meniscus tear in his left knee.

Curome Cox, who has made 11 tackles all year, is expected to be the Broncos' new starting strong safety. Denver loses a lot of experience and depth with both Ferguson and Sam Brandon on injured reserve. Hamza Abdullah will be the third safety. Ferguson is expected to be recovered in two-to-three months, so he should be ready for OTAs in 2007.
Source: Denver Post
Wed, Nov 22, 2006 09:45:00 AM

A local television station in Denver is reporting that S Nick Ferguson will likely miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury.

Ferguson reportedly tore cartilage in his left knee Sunday, which would take 8-10 weeks to recover from. Denver is also without S Sam Brandon, who is already on injured reserve.
Source: ESPN.com
Tue, Nov 21, 2006 01:47:00 PM

CT scans on concussed Broncos starting safeties John Lynch and Nick Ferguson showed up negative Monday morning.

Both should be ready for Week 10 at Oakland. Third safety Sam Brandon is out for the year with a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
Mon, Nov 6, 2006 04:43:00 PM

Broncos S Nick Ferguson left Sunday's game with concussion.

Ferguson didn't return. Sam Brandon stepped in at free safety.
Sun, Nov 5, 2006 06:21:00 PM

Nick Ferguson is likely to start at safety with Kennoy Kennedy out of Denver.

Ferguson played well last season in place of John Lynch when he was out. He's a find endgame solution for IDP leagues next season.
Source: Denver Post
Tue, Mar 8, 2005 02:47:00 PM

Nick Ferguson played well in place of John Lynch, recording six tackles in his first start this year.

He's a fine short-term pickup in IDP leagues.
Source: Denver Post
Mon, Nov 8, 2004 11:40:00 AM

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PosRoleName
QB1Ryan Fitzpatrick
2Tom Savage
3Thad Lewis
RB1Arian Foster
2Alfred Blue
3Jonathan Grimes
GLB1Arian Foster
2Alfred Blue
3RB1Arian Foster
2Jonathan Grimes
FB1Jay Prosch
WR11Andre Johnson
2Damaris Johnson
3Keshawn Martin
WR21DeAndre Hopkins
2DeVier Posey
WR31Damaris Johnson
TE1Garrett Graham
2C.J. Fiedorowicz
3Ryan Griffin
K1Randy Bullock