Vallejo (knee) practiced without limitations Friday and is expected to be ready for Sunday's matchup with the Panthers.
Even though he's healthy, the rookie linebacker will be hard-pressed to find playing time behind Lorenzo Alexander and Ramon Humber, who combined for 18 tackles in Week 1. Expect to see Vallejo on special teams and select defensive packages.
Vallejo (knee) will not play in Sunday's season opener against the Jets, Sal Capaccio of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Vallejo has been out with the injury since he had his knee scoped a few weeks ago, and after failing to put in any time at practice this past week, he'll be held out of Sunday's contest. He should be considered week-to-week going forward.
Vallejo (knee) has been ruled out for Saturday's preseason game against the Ravens, The Buffalo News reports.
Vallejo recently had his knee scoped and is considered week-to-week. It's a tough blow for the rookie sixth-round pick as he is fighting for a roster spot at backup linebacker and on special teams.