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Kyler Fackrell: Works out with Ravens
Fackrell (undisclosed) worked out with the Ravens on Monday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Fackrell was placed on the Raiders' injured reserve in late July but was released with an injury settlement last week. While the nature of his injury wasn't revealed, his workout with Baltimore signals that he's likely moved past the issue.... See More ... See Less
Kyler Fackrell: Released by Raiders
The Raiders are releasing Fackrell (undisclosed) from injured reserve Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Fackrell landed on injured reserve in late July and was unavailable for the preseason. He would've been forced to miss the 2022 campaign but is free to sign elsewhere as long as he can pass a physical. It's not yet clear what injury the 2016 third-rounder is dealing with.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Kyler Fackrell: Lands on IR
The Raiders placed Fackrell (undisclosed) on injured reserve Friday.
Fackrell's placement on IR before roster cuts means he's ineligible to return this season, which is a big blow to the Raiders' pass-rush depth. In his absence, Clelin Ferrell and Malcolm Koonce will likely compete for a backup spot behind the dynamic duo of Maxx Crosby and Chandler Jones.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Kyler Fackrell: Joins forces with Raiders
Fackrell signed a contract with Las Vegas on Monday.
Fackrell joins the Raiders on a one-year deal, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. The linebacker handled a rotational role across 13 appearances with the Chargers in 2021.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Activated from IR
Fackrell was activated off of injured reserve Saturday.
The linebacker has been out since Dec. 11 while dealing with a knee injury, and he'll return in time for the Chargers' must-win matchup with the Raiders on Sunday. In 12 games this season, Fackrell has recorded 15 tackles, three sacks, a pass deflection, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Cleared to practice
Fackrell (knee) was designated to return from injured reserve Wednesday, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.
Fackrell landed on IR on Dec. 11, but he returned to practice Wednesday after being designated to return. Whether he'll suit up in Sunday's Week 17 matchup against the Broncos remains to be seen.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Placed on injured reserve
Fackrell (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
After undergoing knee surgery earlier this week, Los Angeles has decided to put Fackrell on injured reserve and he will miss a minimum of three weeks. His presence will be missed as the veteran has recorded two sacks and has given the Chargers some depth at the linebacker position this season.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Unavailable Sunday
Fackrell (knee) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against Giants.
Fackrell recently underwent knee surgery, so it isn't very surprising to see him inactive against the Giants. The Chargers haven't yet decided whether to place the linebacker on injured reserve, but the team is hopeful that his procedure isn't season-ending.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Undergoes knee procedure
Coach Brandon Staley said Wednesday that Fackrell recently had knee surgery, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.
Staley also said the Chargers have not yet decided if they will place Fackrell on injured reserve, as they hope the injury is not season-ending. The six-year veteran has racked up 15 tackles and three sacks as a backup linebacker this season.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Secures second sack
Fackrell picked up two tackles and a sack in Monday's 28-14 win over the Raiders.
Despite playing under 50 percent of the defensive snaps through four weeks, Fackrell now is second on the team in sacks to begin the year. Essentially a passing-down specialist since his career year with the Packers back in 2018, the 29-year-old could have some success in that role as the pass rusher opposite Joey Bosa on an emerging defensive unit.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Kyler Fackrell: Finds home with Chargers
Fackrell signed a contract with the Chargers on Wednesday.
Fackrell bounced back with four sacks with the Giants in 2020, but his production was still a far cry from the 10.5-sack campaign he turned in with Green Bay back in 2018. Now with the Chargers, he'll help bolster a pass rush that's lost longtime standout Melvin Ingram to free agency.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Kyler Fackrell: Manages four sacks in 2020
Fackrell had 34 tackles (23 solo), four sacks, two defended passes and one interception (which he returned for a touchdown) across 12 games with the Giants in 2020.
Fackrell started nine of 12 appearances in his inaugural season with the Giants, but his defensive role didn't translate into consistent enough fantasy numbers to warrant much IDP consideration. The 29-year-old is set to hit free agency this offseason, and he may have to settle for a depth role at his next landing spot.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Kyler Fackrell: Activated off IR
Fackrell (lower leg) was activated off injured reserve and will be available for Sunday's game against the Cowboys, Zack Rosenblatt of the Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Fackrell is slated to make his first appearance since Week 12, reclaiming his starting gig at outside linebacker across from Jabaal Sheard with Carter Coughlin providing depth.... See More ... See Less
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