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Raiders' Micah Kiser: Goes on injured reserve
Kiser (leg) was placed on injured reserve Monday.
Kiser (leg) was carted off the field during practice Sunday. The 27-year-old spent time with the Rams and Broncos last season, appearing in 11 games and making 19 tackles. He was expected to earn a depth role at linebacker.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Micah Kiser: Taken off practice field
Kiser was carted off the practice field Sunday due to an apparent lower body injury, Tashan Reed of The Athletic reports.
The severity of Kiser's injury remains undisclosed for now, but the Raiders could make more details available in the following days. The middle linebacker appears primed for a depth role in Las Vegas this season, if healthy.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Micah Kiser: Headed to Vegas
Kiser signed a contract with the Raiders on Monday.
Kiser spent the majority of the 2021 season in Denver, finishing with 19 tackles (nine solo) in 10 games. He also appeared in one game with the Rams, recording 17 snaps on special teams. Barring any big signings at linebacker, Kiser appears to be in line for an increased role with the Raiders defense.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Records 12 tackles
Kiser recorded 12 tackles (five solo) in Sunday's 34-13 loss to the Chargers.
Kiser played his first defensive snaps for the Broncos since suffering a groin injury in Week 7, and he made the most of his opportunities. The veteran's 12 total tackles were tied for a team-high with fellow linebacker Jonas Griffith. Kiser will look to end the season in similar fashion when the Broncos take on the Chiefs in Week 18.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Returns to active roster
Kiser (groin) was activated from IR on Saturday.
Kiser picked up the injury in Week 7 against Cleveland. Primarily a special teams player before the injury, Kiser may be looking at a larger role in his return Sunday against the Lions with the injuries that have stacked up in the Broncos' linebacker unit. Most notable is Malik Reed, who was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Saturday.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Designated to return
Kiser (groin) was designated to return from injured reserve Wednesday, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.
Kiser has been on injured reserve for just over a month, but he'll now be able to return to practice. The 26-year-old will need to be activated within 21 days if he hopes to return to game action this season.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Placed on IR
Kiser (groin) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Ryan O'Halloran of The Denver Post reports.
Kiser was expected to miss multiple weeks after injuring his groin during the Broncos' Week 7 loss to the Browns, so it's not a surprise to see him moved to injured reserve. Curtis Robinson and Barrington Wade should see an uptick in playing time during Kiser's absence.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Slated to miss multiple weeks
Kiser (groin) is expected to miss "a couple weeks," Ben Swanson of the Broncos' official site reports.
Kiser sustained a groin injury in Thursday's loss to the Browns, and it's not yet clear whether he'll require a stint on injured reserve. Curtis Robinson and Barrington Wade should see an uptick in playing time in Kiser's absence.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Suffers groin injury
Kiser exited Thursday's game against the Browns with a groin injury and is questionable to return, Patrick Smyth, Chief Communications Officer of the Broncos, reports.
Kiser left in the first quarter and was evaluated in the medical tent prior to going to the locker room. He has served primarily as a special-teams player to this point in the season, so his absence isn't likely to significantly effect the Denver defense.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Ruled out from return
Kiser has been ruled out of Thursday's game against the Browns after suffering a groin injury.
Kiser suffered the injury in the first quarter and quickly went to the locker room. Prior to exiting, he recorded two tackles. Kiser was line for an increased role with a number of other Broncos linebackers sidelined, and his absence will only further thin the defense.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Micah Kiser: Signed to active roster
The Broncos signed Kiser off the Rams' practice squad Wednesday, Ryan O'Halloran of The Denver Post reports.
Kiser started nine games for the Rams last season before suffering a knee injury that forced him to miss the remainder of the year. He totaled 77 tackles and three pass deflections during the 2020 campaign, but he failed to make Los Angeles' initial 53-man roster this year and was signed to the Rams' practice squad. The 26-year-old will likely get an opportunity to contribute to Denver's defense immediately with Josey Jewell (pectoral) out for the season.... See More ... See Less
Rams' Micah Kiser: Solid numbers before injury
Kiser racked up 77 tackles (44 solo), three pass breakups and a forced fumble over nine regular-season games in 2020.
Kiser emerged as a starting linebacker and a solid IDP fantasy asset before suffering a knee injury Week 11. He missed the remainder of the regular season, but he was back for Los Angeles' two playoffs games, so he should enter 2021 at full strength. Kiser, who managed 12-plus tackles in three of his appearances in 2020, looks primed to fill a starting role next season.... See More ... See Less
Rams' Micah Kiser: Active for wild-card matchup
Kiser is listed as part of the active roster for Saturday's game, Eric D. Williams of SI.com reports.
Kiser has missed the past six games due to a knee injury he was battling, but as of Saturday, the 25-year-old can rejoin his teammates as they take on the Seahawks. Prior to his injury, the linebacker managed to record 77 tackles (44 solo) and one forced fumble throughout the nine games he started.... See More ... See Less
Rams' Micah Kiser: Questionable for wild-card round
Kiser (knee) is considered questionable heading into Saturday's wild-card matchup at Seattle, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.
Kiser has been unavailable since Week 11. However, there remains a chance for him to make a return in the opening round of the playoffs despite his practice involvement remaining limited Tuesday through Thursday. The 25-year-old linebacker was removed from injured reserve Dec. 30, but he wasn't able to return for Los Angeles' regular-season finale against Arizona. His presence in the lineup would be a boost against Russell Wilson and the Seahawks. Kiser has started in all nine of his appearances this season while racking up 12-plus tackles on three separate occasions.... See More ... See Less
Rams' Micah Kiser: Puts in limited practice
Kiser (knee) was a limited participant at Wednesday's practice, Jourdan Rodrigue of The Athletic reports.
Kiser was listed as a limited participant on Tuesday's practice estimate, and he participated in the same capacity when the Rams actually took the field Wednesday. This marks Kiser's first practice since being placed on injured reserve Nov. 26. If he's able to shake the injury by Saturday's wild-card game against the Seahawks, the third-year linebacker should resume his starting inside linebacker role.... See More ... See Less
Rams' Micah Kiser: Out for season finale
Kiser (knee) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, Lindsey Thiry of ESPN.com reports.
Kiser was activated from injured reserve Wednesday to ensure he'd be eligible to play in the postseason. However, after three straight absences from practice, Kiser will sit out Week 17. Kenny Young is slated to start at inside linebacker again.... See More ... See Less
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