Klein was listed as questionable for this contest in spite of full practice sessions both Tuesday and Wednesday. With Luke Kuechly occupying the starting MLB spot in front of him, Klein will be contained to special teams.
Klein is listed as questionable heading into Thursday's season opener versus the Broncos.
Klein dealt with a back injury earlier this week, but was a full participant in practice both Tuesday and Wednesday. The NFL no longer allows team's to use the "probable" tag for injured players, but if that was still an option, Klein would likely be listed as such. Look for Klein to be a depth option at linebacker to start the season.
Klein (back) was a full participant at Tuesday's practice.
Klein was limited during Monday's practice, but it appears the 25-year-old is good to go for Thursday's contest. Assuming he is at full strength, Klein projects to play sparingly against Denver.
Klein was a limited participant in practice on Monday due to a back injury, David Newton of ESPN reports.
It's not clear at this time how Klein injured his back, but there have been no indications to this point that it is severe. His status for Thursday's season opener is questionable for the time being.
|Bye: Week 7|
|9||11/6/16||@ LAR||4:05 pm|
|12||11/27/16||@ OAK||4:25 pm|
|13||12/4/16||@ SEA||8:30 pm|
|15||12/19/16||@ WAS||8:30 pm|
|17||1/1/17||@ TB||1:00 pm|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
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