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Top Darrius Shepherd News

  • Darrius Shepherd : Cut by Los Angeles

    The Chargers waived Shepherd (undisclosed) from injured reserve with an injury settlement Friday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.

    Los Angeles waived/injured the 27-year-old Tuesday, and he reverted to IR after clearing waivers Wednesday. Shepherd had his last in-game action in 2020 with Green Bay, playing primarily as a return man. In 14 career games, the wideout has returned 20 kicks for a total of 418 yards.

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  • Chargers' Darrius Shepherd : Reverts to IR

    Shepherd (undisclosed) reverted to the Chargers' injured reserve Wednesday, per the NFL's transaction log.

    Shepherd went unclaimed after getting waived with an injury designation Tuesday. As a result, he is now in danger of missing the entire season unless he and the Chargers come to terms on an injury settlement at some point.

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  • Darrius Shepherd : Waived with injury

    The Chargers waived/injured Shepherd (undisclosed) on Tuesday, per the NFL's transaction log.

    Shepherd will end up on Los Angeles' injured reserve assuming he clears waivers. The nature of his health issue remains unclear, but if Shepherd does revert to IR, he'll be forced to miss the entire 2023 season, barring an injury settlement.

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  • Darrius Shepherd : Dropped by Chargers

    Shepherd was waived by the Chargers on Monday.

    Besides competing for a depth receiver role with the Chargers, Shepherd was also looking to earn returner opportunities. He ultimately came up short, but he will be a candidate to end up on the team's practice squad. The 27-year-old has not suited up for an NFL game since 2020 with the Packers.

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  • Chargers' Darrius Shepherd : Signs with Chargers

    Shepherd and the Chargers agreed on a contract Thursday.

    Shepherd will head to Los Angeles after being let go from the Broncos' practice squad in October. The wide receiver has not appeared in an NFL game since 2020 when he caught five passes for 46 yards over eight games with the Packers. Shepherd seems likely to be a practice squad option at best with a talented Chargers roster in 2023.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Cut from practice squad

    Shepherd has been let go from the Broncos' practice squad, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

    Shepherd joined Denver as an undrafted free agent in early August. He failed to earn a spot on its 53-man roster during final cuts but subsequently reverted to the practice squad. He has seemingly not showed enough to hang on to a spot and will now be free to look for a new opportunity.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Winds up on Broncos' practice squad

    Shepherd was signed to the Broncos' practice squad Wednesday, Aric DiLalla of the team's official site reports.

    Shepherd originally joined the team in early August as an undrafted free agent out of North Dakota State, but he was subsequently waived. Denver opted to keep the rookie in the organization with a spot on the practice squad, but Shepherd's unlikely to be elevated to the main roster in 2022.

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  • Broncos' Darrius Shepherd: Headed to Denver

    Shepherd signed a contract with the Broncos on Thursday, Troy Renck of Denver 7 News reports.

    Shepherd's signing comes a day after the Broncos placed Tim Patrick (knee) on IR. The former last saw NFL action in 2020 with the Packers, making five catches on eight targets for 46 yards in eight contests. Last season, he bounced around between the Steelers, Vikings, Cardinals and Chiefs' practice squads, then spent the summer playing with the New Jersey Generals of the USFL.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Cut from practice squad

    Shepherd has been released from the Steelers' practice squad, Teresa Varley of the team's official site reports.

    Shepherd signed with the Steelers' practice squad last week after he was released by the Vikings' practice unit. The 26-year-old has yet to appear in a regular-season game this year and will continue to look for another opportunity.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Joins Steelers' practice squad

    The Steelers signed Shepherd to their practice squad Thursday.

    Shepherd was cut from the Vikings' practice squad last week, but he'll now serve as organizational depth for Pittsburgh. The 26-year-old hasn't yet appeared in a regular-season game this year.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Chopped from practice squad

    Shepherd was cut from the Vikings' practice squad Tuesday.

    The 26-year-old was signed to the team's practice squad Friday, but with fellow wide receiver Trishton Jackson (illness) returning from the COVID-19 list, it appears like the team no longer needs Shepherd's services. Shepherd will now look for another opportunity to prove himself elsewhere.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: To Vikings' practice squad

    Minnesota signed Shepherd to the practice squad Wednesday, Craig Peters of the team's official site reports.

    The Vikings also inked wideout Damion Ratley to the scout team. Shepherd spent time with the Cardinals' practice squad earlier this year, and he got to develop with Kansas City during the offseason.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Cut from practice squad

    Shepherd was cut from the Cardinals' practice squad Monday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    Shepherd was signed to Arizona's practice squad Wednesday but will part ways with the organization less than a week later. The 26-year-old has yet to make a regular-season appearance in 2021.

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  • Darrius Shepherd: Heads to desert

    Shepherd was signed to the Cardinals' practice squad Wednesday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    Shepherd spent training camp in Kansas City but was unable to make the initial 53-man roster. The 26-year-old appeared in 14 games for Green Bay over the previous two seasons and has six catches for 47 yards while also operating as a return man.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 5-11, 186 lbs
Birthplace: Blue Springs, MO
Age: 28
School: N. Dakota St.
Experience: 3