Top Tuzar Skipper News
Tuzar Skipper: Gets settlement
Skipper (undisclosed) reached an injury settlement with the Steelers on Wednesday and is now a free agent, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Skipper reverted to IR last Tuesday after clearing waivers. The 27-year-old is now free to pursue opportunities with other teams, as long as he can prove that he's healthy.... See More ... See Less
Steelers' Tuzar Skipper: Moves to injured reserve
Skipper (undisclosed) cleared waivers and reverted to the Steelers' injured reserve Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Pittsburgh waived Skipper with an injury designated Monday, and he'll stick in the organization after passing through waivers unclaimed. The 27-year-old hasn't seen NFL action since 2020 when he appeared in four games and totaled five tackles for the Titans.... See More ... See Less
Tuzar Skipper: Waived with injury designation
The Steelers waived Skipper (undisclosed) with an injury designation Monday.
If Skipper clears waivers, he'll revert to Pittsburgh's injured reserve list, and barring an injury settlement, will be sidelined for the remainder of the 2022 campaign. In a corresponding move, the Steelers signed James Vaughters.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' Tuzar Skipper: Signs with Atlanta
Skipper signed with the Falcons on Saturday, NFL reporter Aaron Wilson reports.
Skipper will bolster the Falcons' linebacker depth. He has appeared in 10 games over the past two seasons between the Giants and Titans, registering eight tackles.... See More ... See Less
Tuzar Skipper: Let go by Tennessee
Skipper was cut by the Titans on Sunday, NFL reporter Aaron Wilson reports.
Last year, Skipper appeared in four games for the Titans and registered five tackles (four solo). The 26-year-old appears healthy after being restored from the practice squad injured list in January, but it is uncertain what the future holds for the third-year linebacker.... See More ... See Less
Tuzar Skipper: Returns to practice squad
The Titans restored Skipper (elbow) from the practice squad injured list Wednesday, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
Skipper spent more than half a month on the injured list but he'll now be eligible to resume participating in all practice squad activities. He appeared in four regular-season games with the Titans, amassing five tackles (four solo).... See More ... See Less
Tuzar Skipper: Lands on injured list
Skipper (elbow) was placed on the practice squad injured list Tuesday, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Skipper won't be able to practice with the team for the remainder of the season, but he could return in the postseason if healthy. The 25-year-old linebacker has suited up in four games this season, posting five tackles.... See More ... See Less
Titans' Tuzar Skipper: Injury cuts Week 14 short
Skipper (elbow) has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's matchup against the Jaguars, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Skipper contributed one tackle before his second-half departure, helping teammate Rashaan Evans stop Jaguars back James Robinson for a short gain on an early third-quarter run. Week 14 marked the Toledo product's fourth appearance of the 2020 campaign, but now his practice participation will require monitoring in order to get a read on his availability for an upcoming game against Detroit.... See More ... See Less
Steelers' Tuzar Skipper: Inks two-year extension
Skipper signed a two-year extension with the Steelers on Monday, Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Skipper began the season with the Steelers but was waived and claimed by the Giants before being waived again and rejoining the Steelers. The 24-year-old ended up appearing in six games -- all with New York -- and had three total tackles, a half-sack and a fumble recovery.... See More ... See Less
Steelers' Tuzar Skipper: Signs with Steelers
Skipper signed a contract with the Steelers and was added to their 53-man roster, Teresa Varley of the team's official site reports.
Skipper has bounced back and forth between the Steelers and Giants this season. While the Toledo product never appeared in a game for Pittsburgh, he did so in six games straight starting in Week 2 for the Giants, totaling three tackles (one solo) and half a sack in limited action. He'll provide depth for the Steelers' linebacking corps and possibly on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Tuzar Skipper: Parts ways with Giants
Skipper was waived by the Giants on Tuesday, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Skipper spent the preseason with the Steelers and made the season-opening roster, but he was waived prior to Week 1 and subsequently claimed by the Giants. The 24-year-old had three tackles, a half-sack and a fumble recovery in six games with New York.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Tuzar Skipper: Finds new squad
Skipper was claimed off waivers by the Giants on Sunday, Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record reports.
Skipper was waived before he could take the field with the Steelers, but was given another shot rather quickly. The Toledo product provides depth to the linebacker corps, and could see time in Week 2 should Kareem Martin (knee) be sidelined.... See More ... See Less
Tuzar Skipper: Cut by Steelers
The Steelers waived Skipper on Saturday.
Skipper had an impressive preseason with five sacks and two forced fumbles in four games. The Steelers will still cut him, however, with Olasunkanmi Adeniyi (knee) ready for Week 1's game versus the Patriots. If Skipper clears waivers, expect the team to retain him on the practice squad.... See More ... See Less
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