Joel Heath
Joel Heath
25-Year-Old Defensive EndDE
Houston Texans
2018 Fantasy Outlook
Heath increased his workload in 2017, his second season since joining the Texans as undrafted free agent out of Michigan State. He was part of the rotation at defensive end and will continue to be, although second-year man Carlos Watkins, a 2017 fourth-round pick out of Clemson, will challenge him. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a one-year contract with the Texans in March of 2019.
Re-ups with Houston
DEHouston Texans
March 11, 2019
Heath signed a one-year contract with the Texans on Monday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
ANALYSIS
Heath made two tackles across five games with the Texans last season while playing a limited role on special teams. The 25-year-old will supply Houston's defensive line with depth in 2019.
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
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Measurables Review
How do Joel Heath's measurables compare to other defensive ends?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 6"
 
Weight
302 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
5.02 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.52 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.44 sec
 
Vertical Jump
33.0 in
 
Broad Jump
113 in
 
Bench Press
26 reps
 
Hand Length
10.50 in
 
Arm Length
34.50 in
 
Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Joel Heath
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Musters two tackles Saturday
DEHouston Texans
August 26, 2018
Health (undisclosed) made two tackles and one pass breakup during Saturday's 21-20 preseason loss to the Rams.
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Sits out beginning of OTAs
DEHouston Texans
Undisclosed
May 22, 2018
Heath (undisclosed) didn't participate in OTAs on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Won't carry injury designation
DEHouston Texans
November 25, 2017
Heath (knee, illness) will not carry an injury designation into Monday's game against the Ravens.
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Misses Friday's practice
DEHouston Texans
Knee
November 24, 2017
Heath didn't practice Friday because of a knee injury and an illness.
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Suiting up Sunday
DEHouston Texans
November 19, 2017
Heath (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.
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