After getting his weight under control, defensive tackle Kyle Love turned his attention to getting his diabetes in check. Now, he's ready to focus on playing football again.
The Chiefs signed the former Patriots lineman after a workout this week, and he could be pressed into service as early as Sunday against San Diego. Defensive tackle Mike DeVito did not practice Wednesday...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2013
Kyle Love's three-year run with the Patriots ended last week, when he was released after a blood test revealed he had Type 2 diabetes.
Despite quickly finding a new home with the Jaguars, the veteran defensive tackle decided to vent his feelings about the Patriot Way.
“That’s how they run their business up there; veteran guys who have been there for years and put in...
In a cruel-seeming roster action yesterday, the Patriots released Defensive Tackle Kyle Love after he was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. The move was at least slightly controversial, in that it would be completely illegal for most employers to fire…Read more →
According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk, the New England Patriots gave the recently released Kyle Love two options: take a one year retirement or be released. Love, who was diagonsed with Type-2 diabetes two weeks ago, was released yesterday and according to his agent, Richard Kopelman, the Patriots gave him the two options. Love chose to be released so he can resume playing...
“We have been informed by the New England Patriots that Kyle Love will be released NFI (Non-Football Injury/Illness). This comes on the heels of Kyle having been diagnosed within the past two weeks with Type-2 diabetes. Naturally, we are disappointed that the Patriots decided to part ways with Kyle, especially in light of the fact that a number of elite professional athletes with...
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The Patriots cut defensive lineman Kyle Love after he was diagnosed with Type-2 diabetes. Is there more to this story?
The New England Patriots have released starting defensive tackle Kyle Love after he was diagnosed with diabetes.
The three-year veteran started 11 regular-season games last year and one of two postseason games. He joined the Patriots as a rookie free agent out of Mississippi State in 2010 and started 25 of the 41 regular-season games in which he played.
His agent says Love was...
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May 15, 2013
According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, the New England Patriots decided to release starting defensive tackle Kyle Love after he was recently diagnosed with type-2 diabetes.
Love’s agent Richard Kopelman of KLASS Sports told Reiss the following:
“We have been informed by the New England Patriots that Kyle Love will be released NFI (Non-Football Injury/Illness),” Kopelman...
Good to know Kyle Love is comfortable with his body. Apparently the defensive lineman was featured on EPSN's "C'Mon Man" segment before Monday Night Football and took a bit of exception to the clip they showed. However, it didn't seem like Love was uncomfortable with folks who were making quips about his size and body fat. Rather than being insulted, it looks...
Meet Patriots Defensive Tackle Kyle Love. Kyle has quite big arms and he likes to flex them after he makes a tackle. This particular shot was taken last night against the 49ers. Figured it would be a nice treat to get everyone to sleep like babies tonight.
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