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Shilique Calhoun: Released by San Francisco
The 49ers released Calhoun on Tuesday, Matt Barrows of The Athletic reports.
Calhoun spent less than two weeks with the 49ers. The 2016 third-round pick appeared in 10 games for the Patriots in 2020, totaling 18 tackles, two sacks and two forced fumbles. He may garner attention from teams looking for a veteran linebacker heading into the regular season.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Shilique Calhoun: Inks deal with San Francisco
Calhoun signed a contract with the 49ers on Tuesday.
Calhoun spent 2020 with the Patriots and totaled 18 tackles, two sacks and two forced fumbles in 10 games. The 2016 third-round pick has filled a minor defensive role across his five seasons in the NFL.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Ready for Week 17 appearance
Calhoun (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Jets.
Calhoun's knee issue held him to limited practice participation Wednesday through Friday, and he was handed a questionable tag coming into Week 17. After being unable to play Monday night against the Bills, Calhoun returns to the lineup for his 10th appearance of the season. In his last game Dec. 20 against the Dolphins, the 28-year-old tied his season high in tackles (four) while fielding his second-greatest defensive snap share of 2020 (39 snaps).... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Listed as questionable
Calhoun (knee) is considered questionable for Week 17.
Calhoun practiced in limited fashion all week. His status is unlikely to be confirmed until he tests out his knee during pregame warmups.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Remains out Week 16
Calhoun (knee) is inactive for Monday's game against the Bills.
The 28-year-old had four tackles in his return from injured reserve last week against the Dolphins, but he's unavailable Monday due to the knee injury. Josh Uche should see increased work as a reserve linebacker Week 16 for New England.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Returns from injured reserve
Calhoun (knee) was activated from injured reserve Saturday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
The 28-year-old was designated to return from injured reserve earlier this week and is now back on the active roster ahead of Week 15. Calhoun played a rotational role at linebacker prior to the knee injury and should return to that role now that he's healthy.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Practice window begins
Calhoun (knee) was designated to return from injured reserve Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Calhoun's 21-day window to be activated has begun, and he could return as soon as this Sunday against the Dolphins if the practice week goes well. Prior to getting hurt in Week 9, Calhoun averaged 25.6 snaps per game and posted 14 tackles and two sacks through eight contests.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Heads to IR
The Patriots placed Calhoun (knee) on injured reserve Saturday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Calhoun will be required to miss at least three weeks, so he's not eligible to return until Dec. 6. The 28-year-old outside linebacker's role has fluctuated throughout the season, and he hasn't been dependable in IDP leagues, as he's collected just 14 tackles, two sacks and two forced fumbles. Rookie Josh Uche could see more reps with Calhoun sidelined.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Back with New England
Calhoun has re-signed with the Patriots, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
The 28-year-old -- who can play either defensive end/edge rusher or inside linebacker -- will continue to add depth and versatility to the Patriots' defense as well as chip in on special teams. The 2016 third-rounder logged nine tackles and a forced fumble in 15 games for New England last season.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Active for TNF
Calhoun (ankle) is active for Thursday's tilt against the Giants.
Calhoun has successfully shaken his ankle injury despite a short week for recovery. He'll play his usual depth role in New England's linebacker corps Week 6.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Questionable Week 6
Calhoun (ankle) is questionable for Thursday's game against the Giants.
Calhoun was added to the injury report Tuesday as a limited participant but still has a chance to play Thursday. The 27-year-old has served in a depth role over the past couple games, so his status is unlikely to significantly impact New England's defense.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Shilique Calhoun: Battling ankle injury
Calhoun was added to Tuesday's injury report with an ankle injury.
Calhoun still worked as a limited practice participant, so the injury doesn't seem overly serious. The 27-year-old will likely need to practice fully Wednesday in order to avoid an injury designation for Thursday's game against the Giants.... See More ... See Less
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