Bjoern Werner

#92 LB / Indianapolis Colts / EXP: 3YRS Height: 6-3 Weight: 255 lb Age: 25 College: Florida State Bye 10

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  • by Jason Butt |

    Colts Bjoern Werner: 'I can be a baller' when healthy

    Since he was selected in the first-round of the 2013 draft, Colts defensive end Bjoern Werner has been banged up and bruised with various injuries. For Werner, playing through these ailments has frustrated him through the first two years of his career. He's totaled 68 tackles and 6 1/2 sacks through 28 regular-season games int wo seasons. "I don't want to sound cocky, but personally, I feel like when I'm out there and healthy, I can be a baller," Werner said, via the Indianapolis Star. "I can do it all. You always have to get that mojo going of course. But I'm telling you, I'm confident I can be an NFL player and a starter in this league."

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Bjoern Werner a healthy scratch for Sunday's AFC Championship Game

    Colts linebacker Bjoern Werner will miss Sunday's AFC Championship Game, as he has been listed as inactive for the game. Werner dealt with a shoulder injury during the last few weeks of the regular season, but was able to play through it. He totaled 50 tackles on the season including four sacks in 15 games. The Colts are currently 7-point underdogs against New England.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    RB Trent Richardson among Colts cleared for playoff game

    Colts running back Trent Richardson, who was questionable with an illness, is active for Sunday's playoff game against the Bengals. He'll continue to back up Dan Herron. All the Colts who were probable on the injury report also are active. The list includes wideout Reggie Wayne (groin), tight end Dwayne Allen (knee), linebacker Jerrell Freeman (hamstring), guard Joe Reitz (ankle), linebacker Erik Walden (knee) and linebacker Bjoern Werner (shoulder). Indy is a 3.5-point home favorite.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira |

    Colts unveil final injury report for playoff game vs. Bengals

    The Colts listed the following players as probable for Sunday's game against the Bengals: Dwayne Allen (knee), Jerrell Freeman (hamstring), Joe Reitz (ankle), Erik Walden (knee), Reggie Wayne (groin) and Bjoern Werner (shoulder). Running back Trent Richardson (illness) is the only play listed as questionable. While A.Q. Shipley (ankle) is listed as doubtful and Hugh Thornton (shoulder) has been ruled out. The Colts are 3 1/2-point favorites.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Colts release Week 17 inactives

    The Colts ruled these players inactive for the regular-season finale at Tennessee: tight end Dwayne Allen (knee), cornerback Sheldon Price, linebacker Jerrell Freeman (hamstring), guard Joe Reitz (ankle), offensive tackle Gosder Cherilus (groin), linebacker Bjoern Werner (shoulder) and nose tackle Zach Kerr.

  • by Igor Mello |

    Colts unveil Week 17 injury report

    The Colts listed tight end Dwayne Allen (knee), tackle Gosder Cherilus (groin) and outside linebacker Bjoern Werner (shoulder) as out for Sunday's contest against Tennessee. Inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman (hamstring), wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (hamstring) and guard Joe Reitz (ankle) were ruled as questionable. Meanwhile, defensive end Cory Redding (knee), guard Hugh Thornton (knee) and outside linebacker Erik Walden (knee) were labeled probable

  • by Igor Mello |

    Colts rule out TE Allen, T Cherilus, LB Werner for Week 17

    Colts coach Chuck Pagano told reporters tight end Dwayne Allen (knee), tackle Gosder Cherilus (groin) and linebacker Bjoern Werner (shoulder) will all miss Sunday's regular season finale against the Titans, per the team's official website. The Colts have already clinched the No. 4 seed, and are taking a cautious approach with their injured players this week. The Colts remain a 7-point road favorite against the Titans.

  • by Marty Gitlin |

    Ankle injuries dominate Colts injury report for Thursday

    Four of the six players on the Colts injury report are dealing with ankle problems. Those ruled out are guards Jack Mewhort (ankle) and Hugh Thornton (back), defensive tackle Arthur Jones (ankle) and cornerback Darius Butler (ankle). Linebacker Jerrell Freeman (hamstring) is questionable while fellow linebacker Bjoern Werner (ankle) is probable.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Bjoern Werner making little impact

    With Colts linebacker Robert Mathis out for the season, 2013 first-round pick Bjoern Werner is under the gun to get pressure on the quarterback. It didn't happen in Monday's loss to the Eagles, as Werner registered one hit on quarterback Nick Foles. "Outside of a couple pressure plays during the preseason, Werner has done very little this season," notes He has five tackles and no sacks through two regular-season games after recording 2.5 sacks as a rookie.

  • by Marty Gitlin |

    Colts GM wants Bjoern Werner to get stronger

    Colts general manager Ryan Grigson has challenged 2013 first-round pick and outside linebacker Bjoern Werner to bulk up in the offseason. "He knows he needs to get stronger. He knows that," Grigson said in his postseason press conference. Grigson did add that he felt Werner got better against the run as the year progressed. Werner started just one game in 2013 and managed 18 tackles and 2 1/2 sacks.

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