Dolphins HC Joe Philbin told reporters on Monday that they are placing LB Dannell Ellerbe on injured reserve and signing veteran LB Kelvin Sheppard to a contract, per James Walker.
Ellerbe went down with a hip injury during the Dolphins win over the Patriots on Sunday.
Ellerbe, 28, is in the second year of his five-year, $34.75 million that included $14 million guaranteed...
Field Yates of ESPN reports that the St. Louis Rams hosted veteran linebackers Pat Angerer and Kelvin Sheppard for visits on Friday.
The Falcons signed Angerer to a contract a little over a month ago, but he was unable to secure a roster spot last week and led to him being among the team’s final roster cuts.
Angerer, 27, was selected by the Colts in the second-round draft...
One of the first big cuts for the Indianapolis Colts has already happened earlier today. The Colts traded former first round defensive lineman Jerry Hughes in 2013 to the Buffalo Bills for linebacker Kelvin Sheppard. Today, the Colts cut Sheppard.
In his lone season with the Colts, Sheppard had 46 total tackles and one sack. Sheppard was released in part of the upside that backups...
The Colts’ cuts to 53 players include a guy who started seven regular-season games a year ago.
Gone, per a league source, is linebacker Kelvin Sheppard. He appeared in 15 regular-season games, and he started both postseason games for Indianapolis.
Today the Indianapolis Colts cut Kelvin Sheppard who they traded former first round pick Jerry Hughes to Buffalo for. He was not a surprise cut, but just did not produce in Indy. Colts cuts can be followed here: LB Kelvin Sheppard
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The Indianapolis Colts acquired inside line backer Kelvin Sheppard from the Buffalo Bills in exchange for outside line backer Jerry Hughes. Neither player is expected to make an immediate impact for their new teams.
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The Miami Dolphins recently released Karlos Dansby and there are a lot of teams in serious need for middle linebacker help. The 2013 NFL draft doesn’t offer many options for teams to fill their needs at linebacker and that will make Dansby a very hot commodity.
These are the top 5 destinations for Karlos Dansby in 2013.
5. Atlanta Falcons
The simple fact is Akeem...
Buffalo Bills starting middle linebacker Kelvin Sheppard missed practice due to what coach Chan Gailey would only call a medical issue.
Without revealing what the issue is, Gailey on Wednesday said he expects Sheppard to miss a couple of days of training camp. Sheppard watched the team's night practice from the sideline.
Starting defensive tackle Marcell Dareus was held out...
The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is the first part in a 32 day segment detailing one potential breakout player for the 2012 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Buffalo Bills, that player is middle linebacker...
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In the first installment of the “Predicting Bills’ Breakout Players of 2012,” I’ll take a look at second-year inside linebacker, Kelvin Sheppard.
The Buffalo Bills selected Kelvin Sheppard in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft at No. 68 overall out of LSU. The 6’2″ 244 pounder wasn’t expected to see many snaps in his rookie season, as veterans Andra Davis and Nick...