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Football Player Claims Turf Was Improperly Laid, Causing Career-Ending Injury

Mealey's (October 19, 2016, 12:44 PM EDT) -- HOUSTON — A former professional football player on Oct. 17 filed suit against the Houston Texans in Texas state court, alleging that he suffered a career-ending injury because the turf at the Texans’ field was improperly laid (DeMeco Ryans v. Houston Texans, et al., No. 2016-70179, Texas Dist. Harris Co.).

(Complaint available. Document #77-161026-002C.)

DeMeco Ryans, a former player for the Texans and the Philadelphia Eagles, filed suit against the Texans, the Harris County Convention & Sports Corp., the National Football League (NFL) and Strathayr Turf...
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