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Commanders' Josh Kalu: Finds new home
Kalu signed a contract with the Commanders on Monday, Nicki Jhabvala of The Washington Post reports.
Kalu had a workout with the team after practice and showed enough to earn the deal. The 27-year-old appeared in 16 games with the Titans last season, recording 42 tackles (24 solo), five passes defended and an interception. He'll now get to work trying to earn a depth role in Washington's secondary.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Racks up seven tackles
Kalu recorded seven tackles, one pass defended and one forced fumble in Thursday's 27-17 win over the Packers.
Amani Hooker (shoulder) was sidelined for the third consecutive game, giving Kalu the chance to play a significant role in Tennessee's defense. He finished second on the team with seven tackles while playing 64 total snaps between defense and special teams. When Hooker returns, Kalu will return to a reserve role in the secondary.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Back in action Saturday
Kalu (groin) recorded three tackles during Saturday's preseason win against the Cardinals.
Kalu returned to play against Arizona after he suffered a groin injury during Tennessee's previous preseason game Aug. 20. The 27-year-old totaled a career-high 16 tackles while playing primarily on special teams (275 snaps) over 15 games with the Titans last year. Kalu's participation Saturday should further help his case to make the Cardinals' final 53-man roster ahead of fellow safeties Lonnie Johnson, Adrian Colbert and A.J. Moore.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Suffers groin injury
Kalu (groin) is out for the remainder of Saturday's preseason game vs. Tampa Bay, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
The severity of the injury is unclear, but Kalu did walk off the field under his own power, John Glennon of SI.com reports. As he works to recover from the injury, his absence should create increased opportunities for Theo Jackson, Adrian Colbert and Tyree Gillespie.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Rejoins Tennessee
Kalu (pectoral) signed a contract with the Titans on Saturday, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Kalu missed last season for the Giants after suffering a torn pectoral during the preseason, but he's back with the Titans for 2022. The 26-year-old appeared in 15 games for Tennessee during 2020 and totaled 16 tackles (12 solo) and one forced fumble while primarily playing special teams.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Josh Kalu: Lands on IR
Kalu (pectoral) was placed on injured reserve Monday after suffering a torn pectoral muscle during Saturday's preseason game against the Jets, Ryan Dunleavy of the New York Post reports.
Kalu signed with the Giants this offseason after spending his three previous seasons with the Titans. The 25-year-old dealt with COVID-19 protocols at the beginning of training camp but was ultimately able to suit up for New York's first preseason game. Kalu suffered the likely season-ending injury during the contest and will have an uphill battle to make it back on an NFL roster.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Josh Kalu: Activated from COVID list
Kalu (undisclosed) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday.
Kalu is ready to practice after landing on the COVID-19 list last week. The 25-year-old signed with the Giants during the offseason after totaling 16 tackles while primarily playing special teams for the Titans in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Josh Kalu: Lands on COVID-19 list
The Giants placed Kalu on the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday.
After playing 15 games for the Titans last season, Kalu signed with the Giants in late March. The 25-year-old safety played primarily on special teams in 2020, and he'll likely fill the same role with his new team. Kalu will hope to clear health and safety protocols ahead of the Giants' preseason opener Aug. 14 versus the Jets.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Josh Kalu: Inks deal with Giants
Kalu signed with the Giants on Tuesday, Dan Salomone of the team's official site reports.
Kalu played 15 games with the Titans last season. The 25-year-old safety finished tied for second on the team with eight special-teams tackles. With Jabrill Peppers, Julian Love and Logan Ryan on the roster, Kalu is slated to fill a similar role in 2021.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Joins active roster
Kalu (undisclosed) was activated off injured reserve Saturday.
The versatile undrafted rookie free agent is expected to provide some depth along a Titans secondary that will be without Chris Milton (calf) entering Week 9.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Returns to practice
Kalu (undisclosed) will practice Wednesday, and his three-week window to return to the roster will begin, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Kalu now has a chance to suit up Sunday against the Panthers, and the Titans need to deploy him by Week 10 to avoid being forced to shut him down for the season. Once he's ready to go, Kalu is slated for a special-teams role similar to last year.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Placed on IR
Kalu was placed on injured reserve Monday with an undisclosed injury, John Glennon of The Athletic reports.
Kalu's placement coincides with the team claiming defensive back Chris Milton off waivers Monday. It's unclear what sort of injury Kalu is dealing with, but his 2019 campaign is likely over.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Josh Kalu: Good for Week 15
Kalu (hamstring) won't carry an injury designation into Sunday's game against the Giants, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
Kalu was added to the injury report as a non-participant Thursday but was able to practice fully Friday to avoid the questionable tag. The 23-year-old signed with the Titans at the start of December and has exclusively played special teams in his two games with the team.... See More ... See Less
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