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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:31:03 -0700
New York Jets DE Kevin Vickerson (hamstring) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Tuesday, Sept. 1.
Mon, 10 Aug 2015 10:34:51 -0700
New York Jets DE Kevin Vickerson (hamstring) was activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list Monday, Aug. 10.
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:18:54 -0700
New York Jets OG Willie Colon (knee) and DL Kevin Vickerson (hamstring) were placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Wednesday, July 29.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:22:34 -0700
New York Jets DT Kevin Vickerson's one-year deal is worth $950,000 and includes a $60,000 signing bonus.
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:50:33 -0700
Updating a previous item, New York Jets DT Kevin Vickerson agreed to a one-year deal Friday, March 20. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:51:06 -0700
Free-agent DT Kevin Vickerson (Chiefs) agreed to terms on an undisclosed deal with the New York Jets Friday, March 20.
Sun, 28 Dec 2014 11:02:02 -0800
Kansas City Chiefs DT Kevin Vickerson (calf) suffered a calf injury in Week 17 and is considered questionable to return.
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:45:39 -0800
Kansas City Chiefs WR Junior Hemingway (concussion) has been ruled out for Week 13. CB Christopher Owens (knee, abdomen) and DT Kevin Vickerson (calf) are questionable. WR Donnie Avery (groin), P Dustin Colquitt (calf), TE Anthony Fasano (knee) CB Jamell Fleming (hamstring), LB Tamba Hali (knee), CB Sean Smith (groin) and OT Donald Stephenson (shoulder) are probable.
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:44:32 -0800
Kansas City Chiefs WR Junior Hemingway (concussion) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 27. WR Donnie Avery (groin), TE Anthony Fasano (knee), CB Jamell Fleming (hamstring), LB Tamba Hali (knee), CB Christopher Owens (abdomen, knee) and DT Kevin Vickerson (calf) were limited during practice, while P Dustin Colquitt (calf), CB Sean Smith (groin) and OT Donald Stephenson (shoulder) fully participated in practice.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:18:29 -0800
Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (knee), WR Junior Hemingway (concussion) and DT Kevin Vickerson (calf) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 26. P Dustin Colquitt (calf), LB Tamba Hali (knee) and CB Christopher Owens (abdomen, knee) were limited during practice, while WR Donnie Avery (groin), CB Jamell Fleming (hamstring), CB Sean Smith (groin) and OT Donald Stephenson (shoulder) fully participated in practice.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:12:57 -0800
Kansas City Chiefs DT Kevin Vickerson (calf) left the team's Week 12 game with a calf strain Thursday, Nov. 20.
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:07:37 -0700
The Kansas City Chiefs signed free-agent DT Kevin Vickerson (Broncos) to a one-year contract Monday, Sept. 8, according to a league source.
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:10:37 -0700
Free-agent DT Kevin Vickerson (Broncos) visited with the Cincinnati Bengals Tuesday, Sept. 2, and took a physical. The team will not sign Vickerson this week, according to an NFL source.
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:28:34 -0700
The Denver Broncos have released DT Kevin Vickerson.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:07:54 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) will not be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list, and he has been cleared for limited work.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:43:35 -0700
Denver Broncos LB Von Miller (knee), CB Chris Harris Jr. (knee), DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) and TE Joel Dreessen (knee) could begin the preseason on the Physically Unable to Perform list.
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:30:49 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) has been working on his strength and conditioning during offseason workouts but was cleared to start running last week. Vickerson said he is hoping to be ready for the start of training camp or a little after camp starts.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:34:23 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) said there is no timetable on his recovery, but he continues to get better. The hope is he will be ready for Week 1.
Wed, 28 May 2014 10:11:14 -0700
Denver Broncos WR Cody Latimer (foot), TE Joel Dreessen (knee), DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) and PK Matt Prater (illness) are not participating in organized team activities Wednesday, May 28.
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 09:53:11 -0800
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) said he "should be ready" for offseason training activities after rehabbing from his season-ending hip injury in 2013. "Everything is getting better," Vickerson said of his health. "A long offseason for me – starting out rehabbing, I already started and the strengthening process. So now it's just getting back in shape and getting the strength back, too."
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:25:52 -0800
The Denver Broncos placed DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) on the season-ending Injured Reserve Wednesday, Nov. 27, and signed free-agent DT Sione Fua (Panthers) to an undisclosed deal in a corresponding move.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 10:41:49 -0800
The Denver Broncos are leaning toward placing DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) on the season-ending Injured Reserve in order to add another defensive tackle to the active roster. Vickerson has been an early-down player in the team's base defense as well as nickel packages. DTs Mitch Unrein and Sylvester Williams split time filling in for Vickerson in Week 12. Williams hasn't materialized as a key player up front this season, and he's been inactive three times this year and twice in the past four games.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 05:59:01 -0800
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (hip) suffered a dislocated hip in Week 12, and his season could be over. He doesn't need surgery, but he'll miss at least six weeks.
Sat, 02 Nov 2013 08:58:09 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson was fined $7,875 for a late hit in the team's Week 8 game.
Tue, 12 Mar 2013 20:21:48 -0700
The Denver Broncos re-signed DT Kevin Vickerson Tuesday, March 12, to a two-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were undisclosed.
Tue, 12 Mar 2013 17:08:45 -0700
The Denver Broncos will re-sign DT Kevin Vickerson to an undisclosed two-year deal.
Wed, 06 Feb 2013 13:38:31 -0800
Denver Broncos impending free-agent DTs Justin Bannan and Kevin Vickerson could test the free-agent market to see what kind of deal they can get from other teams. The Broncos are interested in re-signing both players but likely only to short-term deals.
Fri, 21 Dec 2012 14:16:59 -0800
Denver Broncos WR Trindon Holliday (knee), WR Matt Willis (knee), C Dan Koppen (knee), DT Kevin Vickerson (groin), LB Wesley Woodyard (ankle), FS Mike C. Adams (knee) and SS Jim Leonhard (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 21, and are listed as probable for Week 16.
Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:45:17 -0800
Denver Broncos RB Chris Gronkowski (hamstring) and DT Kevin Vickerson (groin) were both limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 20.
Wed, 19 Dec 2012 14:47:37 -0800
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (groin) and FS Mike C. Adams (knee) were limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.
Fri, 16 Nov 2012 13:40:07 -0800
Denver Broncos DE Robert Ayers (groin), S Jim Leonhard (calf) and DT Kevin Vickerson (thigh) all fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 16, and are probable for Week 11.
Thu, 15 Nov 2012 18:41:40 -0800
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson has been fined $15,000 for a horse collar tackle on Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton in Week 10.
Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:15:06 -0800
Denver Broncos S Jim Leonhard (calf) and DT Kevin Vickerson (thigh) both fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 15.
Wed, 14 Nov 2012 16:32:30 -0800
Denver Broncos S Jim Leonhard (calf) and DT Kevin Vickerson (thigh) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 14.
Sun, 07 Oct 2012 16:17:03 -0700
Denver Broncos DL Kevin Vickerson (undisclosed) limped off the field in the fourth quarter of the Week 5 game against the New England Patriots due to an undisclosed injury.
Fri, 24 Aug 2012 17:03:25 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson (concussion) has been cleared to practice and participated in practice Friday, Aug. 24. Head coach John Fox said the team has not decided whether he will play in the preseason game Sunday, Aug. 26.
Fri, 17 Aug 2012 11:24:29 -0700
Denver Broncos CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and DL Kevin Vickerson (concussion) will miss the Broncos preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks Saturday, August 18. CB Drayton Florence will replace Porter and DL Justin Bannan will replace Vickerson, who suffered the concussion Thursday, Aug. 16.
Sun, 27 May 2012 12:32:20 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson has bulked up to 324 pounds since he last played in 2011 but has dropped his body fat to 24 percent from 37 to 40 percent. He weighed 275 pounds last season because he thought it would help him pass rush abilities. Vickerson was working with the first-team defense during organized team activities last week.
Sun, 13 May 2012 10:39:52 -0700
The Denver Broncos have cut DT Kevin Vickerson's salary from $2.25 million to $1.2 million. The team likely would have released Vickerson if he did not accept the pay cut.
Mon, 23 Apr 2012 15:22:15 -0700
Denver Broncos executive vice president of player personnel John Elway said the team does not need to take a defensive tackle in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft because they are content with the ones they have on the roster. "We don't feel as bad about our tackles as everybody else does," Elway said. "I think that we feel OK there and [DT Ty Warren] will be back coming off an injury and [DT Kevin Vickerson] is coming back and then we have some young guys in there where we feel like we'll be OK. It's not nearly the need in our minds that people think it is."
Mon, 10 Oct 2011 15:44:40 -0700
The Denver Broncos have claimed free-agent FB Quinn Johnson (Titans) off waivers. In a corresponding move, the team placed DT Kevin Vickerson (ankle) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2011 season.
Wed, 31 Aug 2011 21:31:43 -0700
Denver Broncos DL Kevin Vickerson (ankle) was back on the practice field Wednesday, Aug. 31, for the first time this week after being held out due to a left ankle injury.
Tue, 16 Aug 2011 10:38:13 -0700
Denver Broncos DL Marcus Thomas (pectoral), one of the starters at defensive tackle, will miss the rest of the preseason with a strained pectoral muscle. The team is hoping he will be ready for the season opener Sept. 12. DLs Brodrick Bunkley and Kevin Vickerson figure to be the starters in the meantime.
Sun, 05 Jun 2011 11:58:04 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson is considered one of the team's starting defensive tackles at this point of the offseason.
Sat, 14 May 2011 12:44:20 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson said the team told him they want him to be a starter as well as a vocal leader on defense next season. It is believed that the Broncos see Vickerson as a three-down player.
Sat, 14 May 2011 12:39:58 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson said he expects the team to look to sign at least one defensive tackle once free agency begins.
Sat, 14 May 2011 12:39:16 -0700
Denver Broncos DT Kevin Vickerson has lost 30 pounds since the end of the season because he wants to be a faster defensive tackle for the team's new 4-3 defensive alignment. The team believes Vickerson will fit in better in this defense than he did in the 3-4 defensive alignment they used this season.
Tue, 10 May 2011 13:00:28 -0700
Denver Broncos FS Brian Dawkins and QB Kyle Orton were among roughly 15 players who participated in a team workout Tuesday, May 10. Others in attendance were WR Erick Decker, C J.D. Walton, OG Zane Beadles, DT Kevin Vickerson, LB Joe Mays and DE Robert Ayers. They are scheduled to work out again Thursday, May 12.
Wed, 09 Mar 2011 10:11:12 -0800
Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos DL Kevin Vickerson's two-year deal is worth $2.35 million per season, sources told NFL Network's Jason La Canfora. The deal included a $1 million signing bonus.
Tue, 08 Mar 2011 10:48:50 -0800
The Denver Broncos believe DL Kevin Vickerson is a key component in the new 4-3 defensive scheme that the team is transitioning to, according to The Associated Press. "I don't know if he's turned the corner, but he's definitely on the curve and is a guy that we think can definitely help us," head coach John Fox said. "He's got a lot of the tools physically that we're looking for."