Exhibition debut is special for Foreman
— The last time WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.VA. running back D’Onta Foreman took a handoff in a game was Nov. 25, when Texas lost 31-9 to TCU.
That third consecutive loss saddled the Longhorns with a 5-7 record. No one could blame Foreman, who carried the ball 31 times for 165 yards, for his team’s miserable performance, which contributed to coach Charlie Strong being fired and replaced by Tom Herman.
Now Foreman is eager to return to the field in the Houston Texans’ preseason opener at Carolina on Wednesday night.
“I’m very fired up,” he said after practice Monday. “This is my first game, my first time playing against another team since November. I’m really