Houston Texans

Cowboys Maliek Collins ‘praying for’ Lamar Miller after potentially season-ending hit

Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller left the field on a cart after an injury in his team’s first series Saturday night against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium.

Cowboys ‘defensive tackle Maliek Collins hit Miller on Houston’s second play from scrimmage. Miller’s left knee appeared to take the brunt of Collins’ hit. It was later reported the Texans fears Miller tore his ACL.

“I’m praying for that man, hope he makes a full recovery if [an ACL tear] is what it is,” Collins said. “I’m just praying he has a speedy recovery.”

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Stefan Stevenson has been covering sports for the Star-Telegram since 1997. He spent five years covering TCU athletics, which included two BCS bowls, two trips to the college World Series and the move to the Big 12. He has covered the Texas Rangers since 2014 and started reporting on the Dallas Cowboys in 2016.