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Bears' Khalid Kareem: Heads to IR
Kareem (hip), who was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Chiefs, was placed on the Bears' injured reserve list Saturday, Chris Emma of 670TheScore.com reports.
Kareem has been unable to see the field for the first two weeks of the season while dealing with a hip injury. He'll now be forced to sit out for the next four games and will be eligible to return in Week 7 against the Raiders on Oct. 22.... See More ... See Less
Bears' Khalid Kareem: Out against Chiefs
Kareem (hip) will not play in Sunday's game against the Chiefs, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Kareem did not see the field in either of the Bears' first two games to start the season, thus his absence is not expected to impact the defense. He will now focus on recovering in time for Week 4.... See More ... See Less
Colts' Khalid Kareem: Records sack Thursday
Kareem (ribs) recorded two solo tackles and one sack in Thursday's 27-13 preseason victory over the Eagles.
Kareem went down with a rib injury in the Colts' previous preseason game, but his participation in Thursday's exhibition contest indicates he has recovered from the issue. The 25-year-old is in a competition for a depth defensive end role in Indy.... See More ... See Less
Colts' Khalid Kareem: Goes down with injury
Kareem suffered an injury to his ribs in the Colts' 24-17 preseason victory over the Bears, George Bremer of The Anderson Herald Bulletin reports.
Kareem was able to return to the game, but his status moving forward is worth monitoring. Based on the fact that he is competing for a final roster spot, he'll likely push to play again Thursday versus the Eagles if possible.... See More ... See Less
Colts' Khalid Kareem: Inks new contract
The Colts re-signed Kareem on Monday.
Kareem is now slated to remain with the Colts for at least the 2023 campaign after he signed a new deal with the team. The 24-year-old joined Indianapolis from the Bengals back in November and served as both a rotational defensive lineman as well as a special-teams contributor across the final four weeks of this past season.... See More ... See Less
Khalid Kareem: Waived by Bengals
Kareem was waived by the Bengals on Tuesday, one day after he was activated from the IR, Paul Dehner Jr. of The Athletic reports.
This comes as a bit of a surprise, as Kareem was expected to be part of the Bengals' defensive line rotation. He was drafted in the fifth round of the 2020 Draft, but he has dealt with a number of injury issues this season.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Ditches IR
Cincinnati added Kareem (hamstring) from its injured reserve list to its active roster Monday, Ben Baby of ESPN.com reports.
Kareem had to miss the first five games of the season as he tended to a hamstring injury, but it now appears he could return as soon as Week 6 at New Orleans. As long as Sam Hubbard and Trey Hendrickson remain healthy though, Kareem will be relegated to a rotational role.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Designated to return from IR
Kareem (hamstring) was designated to return from injured reserve and practiced Wednesday.
Kareem was forced to miss the first four games of the season after starting the campaign on IR due to a hamstring injury he suffered during the team's second preseason contest. He'll have a 21-day period to be added to the active roster, but if he isn't, he'll revert back to IR for the remainder of the campaign.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Lands on IR
The Bengals placed Kareem (hamstring) on injured reserve Thursday.
Kareem suffered a hamstring injury during the Bengals' second preseason game and will be forced to miss at least the first four games of the regular season after being placed on IR. The 2020 fifth-round pick has appeared in 23 games since being drafted, totaling 28 tackles, one sack and one forced fumble across 367 defensive snaps.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Suffers hamstring injury
Kareem sustained a hamstring injury during Sunday's preseason loss to the Giants, Ben Baby of ESPN.com reports.
Kareem came off the bench during Sunday's matchup and didn't record any counting stats prior to his departure. It's not yet clear whether he'll be able to play during Saturday's preseason finale against the Rams.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Cleared to practice Sunday
Kareem (undisclosed) was activated off the active/PUP list Sunday and is cleared to practice, Charlie Goldsmith of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Kareem started training camp on the PUP list due to an undisclosed injury, but he appears to have moved past the issue and is ready to contribute during training camp. The 2020 fifth-round pick appeared in only seven games last season after playing in all 16 as a rookie. In his lone healthy campaign, Kareem totaled 19 tackles and one sack across 259 defensive snaps.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Shifts to PUP list
Kareem (undisclosed) was moved to the Bengals' active/PUP list Saturday.
Kareem can be reinstated from this list and practice at any point before the regular season, but he will first need to receive a corresponding medical clearance. The 24-year-old's status heading into training camp is unclear after he spent time rehabbing an undisclosed injury during Cincinnati's voluntary OTAs in June.... See More ... See Less
Bengals' Khalid Kareem: Not participating fully
Kareem (undisclosed) was working out on the rehab field during minicamp Tuesday, Ben Baby of ESPN.com reports.
Kareem missed time due to a shoulder injury last season while also needing a stint in the concussion protocol, but he finished the campaign on the active roster. It's not currently known why Kareem wasn't a full practice participant, but once he is healthy he projects to provide depth along the Bengals defensive line.... See More ... See Less
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