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John Lovett: Reaches injury settlement
Miami waived Lovett (undisclosed) from injured reserve with an injury settlement Saturday, per the NFL's transaction log.
Lovett was slated to miss the entire 2023 campaign after reverting to the Dolphins' injured reserve, but he'll now be free to join a new team once he's able to pass a physical. The undrafted fullback out of Princeton missed all of 2022 with an undisclosed injury, but it's unclear if the two issues are related.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' John Lovett: Goes on injured reserve
Lovett (undisclosed) reverted to IR on Saturday, per the NFL's official transaction log.
Lovett's career has been hindered by injuries since going undrafted out of Princeton. He missed the entire 2022 campaign due to an undisclosed injury, and he'll now miss all of 2023 unless he reaches an injury settlement with Miami.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' John Lovett: Waived with injury designation
Lovett (undisclosed) was waived with an injury designation by the Dolphins on Friday.
Lovett missed the entire 2022 season due to an undisclosed injury, and it appears the fullback still hasn't recovered. There's a possibility that Lovett will get another look from Miami once healthy, but he hasn't appeared in an NFL game since 2020.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' John Lovett: Re-signs with Miami
Lovett (undisclosed) re-signed with the Dolphins on Thursday, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports.
Lovett missed the entire 2022 season with an undisclosed injury, but the Dolphins are opting to bring back the fullback. His only eight NFL appearances came with the Packers back in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' John Lovett: Placed on IR
Lovett (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.
Lovett signed with the Dolphins in February after he went unsigned in 2021 following an ACL injury he suffered in 2020. It's unclear whether he was placed on IR due to the knee injury or if it's something new, but the fullback is now in danger of missing the entire 2022 campaign unless he reaches an injury settlement with Miami.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' John Lovett: Signs with Dolphins
Lovett signed a one-year contract with the Dolphins on Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Lovett sustained an ACL injury in 2020 and was waived by Green Bay in March of 2021 due to a failed physical. He went unsigned during the 2021 campaign but will attempt to carve out a role with the Dolphins during the offseason.... See More ... See Less
John Lovett: Works out for Jets
Lovett worked out for the Jets on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of Pro Football Network reports.
Lovett was waived by the Packers in March after failing his physical due to an ACL injury he suffered in 2020. After spending the 2021 season unsigned, the 25-year-old appears healthy heading into the offseason and will look to find another NFL opportunity.... See More ... See Less
John Lovett: Waived by Green Bay
Lovett (knee) was waived by the Packers on Friday with a failed physical, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
Lovett missed about half of the 2020 season due to a torn ACL suffered during Week 9. Typically lined up as a fullback, the hybrid will leave the team with three carries for six yards in his eight games. Lovett will aim to compete for a depth tight end role elsewhere for the upcoming year.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Moves to injured reserve
Lovett (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
The 24-year-old was diagnosed with a torn ACL on Friday, so the move to injured reserve was only a matter of time. Lovett finishes the season with three carries for six yards in eight games.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Suffers torn ACL
Lovett (knee) is done for the year due to a torn ACL, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Despite being listed as a tight end, Lovett usually lined up as a fullback for Green Bay. He never exceeded 11 offensive snaps in a game this season, but his absence in the run-blocking game and on special teams will nonetheless be felt by the Packers. With fellow TE/fullback hybrid Josiah Deguara (knee) also out for the year with a torn ACL, Green Bay could be motivated to explore the free agent market.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Gets three carries
Lovett had three carries for six yards in Thursday's 34-17 victory over the 49ers.
Lovett is listed as a tight end, but he played some fullback in the past, and the Packers let him take a few carries Thursday in garbage time. That wouldn't have happened had the Packers not been extremely light on running backs at that point, and he will remain mainly a means of creating confusion for the defense.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Ready to go for Week 8
Lovett (knee) is listed as active coming into Sunday's matchup against the Vikings.
The former Princeton quarterback will make his seventh appearance of 2020, though his offensive involvement will likely remain limited with Robert Tonyan, Marcedes Lewis and Jace Sternberger all being listed as active for this NFC North tilt. Lovett has yet to exceed an offensive snap count of 11 in a game this season.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Questionable for Week 8
Lovett (knee) is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Vikings, Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Even if Lovett's able to suit up, his workload will likely be limited, as he sits fourth on the tight end depth chart behind Robert Tonyan, Marcedes Lewis and Jace Sternberger.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Limited again Thursday
Lovett (knee) was held to limited participation during Thursday's practice.
The Princeton standout has appeared in every game for the Packers thus far in 2020, though he's been limited to an average offensive workload of 5.7 snaps per contest. Lovett had no reported injury issues through almost two months of regular-season play, but he's been limited in practice for back-to-back days now. If he can't go Sunday afternoon against the Vikings, tight end depth would be depleted behind Robert Tonyan.... See More ... See Less
Packers' John Lovett: Joins 53-man roster
Lovett was promoted to the Packers' active roster Saturday, Jim Owczarski of the Journal Sentinel reports.
Lovett is a fullback/tight end hybrid who could provide some valuable blocking but is unlikely to touch the ball much against the Saints in Week 3.... See More ... See Less
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