AFC West Standings

Team Div Overall
6-0-0 14-3-0
2-4-0 10-7-0
3-3-0 6-11-0
1-5-0 5-12-0

2022 Defensive

Total Tackles
Forced Fumbles
Interceptions Returned For Touchdown
Regular Season 12 0.0 0 0 0

Top Byron Cowart News

  • Chiefs' Byron Cowart: Finds work in Kansas City

    Cowart signed a contract with the Chiefs on Friday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.

    Cowart is now slated to join the reigning Super Bowl champs this upcoming season following Friday's agreement. The 26-year-old spent this previous campaign operating as both a rotational defensive lineman and as a special-teams contributor as a member of the Colts.

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  • Colts' Byron Cowart: Joining Indianapolis

    Cowart was claimed off waivers by the Colts on Saturday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    The 26-year-old will join Indianapolis after the team waived defensive end Scott Patchan in a corresponding move. Cowart was let go by the Patriots on Friday after he missed the entirety of the 2021 season while on the PUP list with an undisclosed injury.

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  • Byron Cowart: Let go by Pats

    Cowart was cut by the Patriots on Friday.

    Cowart was drafted by New England in the fifth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. He ultimately played in 19 games, starting 14, and recorded 29 tackles, one sack and one pass defensed during that span. He is now set to look for a new destination.

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  • Patriots' Byron Cowart: Remains inactive at practice

    Cowart has remained on the sideline for practices thus far at mandatory minicamp due to an unspecified injury, Zack Cox of reports.

    The defensive end has yet to return to practice after he missed all of last season while on the PUP list. Cowart last played in 2020, making 27 tackles including a sack with a pass deflection over 14 games. He's expected to be a reserve option behind Christian Barmore and Davon Godchaux this season.

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  • Patriots' Byron Cowart: Won't come off PUP list

    Coach Bill Belichick said Wednesday that Cowart (undisclosed) will remain on the PUP list, Mike Reiss of reports.

    Cowart was placed on the reserve/PUP list prior to the start of the regular season, and though he was designated for a return Oct. 20, he will ultimately remain sidelined for all of 2021. The 2019 fifth-round pick will focus his attention toward getting healthy for 2022.

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  • Patriots' Byron Cowart: Designated to return from PUP list

    The Patriots designated Cowart (undisclosed) to return from the PUP list Wednesday, Andrew Callahan of the Boston Herald reports.

    Cowart has been on the PUP list since late July, but he has finally returned to practice, which begins the 21-day period for him to be added to the active roster. If he isn't, he will remain on the PUP list for the remainder of the season. Last year, the 25-year-old played in 14 games and registered the second-most defensive tackle snaps for the Patriots, but his role may be slightly diminished when he returns due to the addition of 38th overall pick Christian Barmore.

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  • Patriots' Byron Cowart: Moves to reserve/PUP list

    The Patriots placed Cowart (undisclosed) on the reserve/PUP list Wednesday.

    Cowart will be eligible to come off the PUP list as soon as Week 7, though the nature and severity of his injury remain undisclosed. He notched 27 tackles (14 solo), one sack and one pass breakup across 14 appearances last season.

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  • Patriots' Byron Cowart: Lands on PUP

    Cowart (undisclosed) was placed on the preseason PUP list Thursday, Mike Reiss of reports.

    The extent and nature of Cowart's injury is unknown, and he can be activated off the list at any point during training camp. Last year, the 25-year-old played in 14 games and registered the second-most defensive tackle snaps for the Patriots. However, his role may be diminished this season as New England selected Christian Barmore 38th overall, making him the first defensive tackle off the board in the 2021 NFL Draft.

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  • Patriots' Byron Cowart: Clear to face Chargers

    Cowart (back) is active for Sunday's matchup against the Chargers.

    A back injury held Cowart out last Sunday against the Cardinals after he missed his first contest of 2020 while residing on the reserve/COVID-19 list between Oct. 11 and Oct. 21. He's started all nine games that he's appeared in this season, collecting a total of 23 tackles and two tackles for loss.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-3, 300 lbs
Birthplace: Seffner, FL
Age: 26
School: Maryland
Experience: 4