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A.J. Klein

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Saints | Two Saints defenders to miss time

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:50:08 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB A.J. Klein (groin) and DE Trey Hendrickson (ankle) are expected to miss time because of the injuries they suffered in Week 14, according to sources.

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Saints | A.J. Klein questionable to return

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:53:32 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB A.J. Klein (groin) exited the team's Week 14 game Thursday, Dec. 7, versus the Atlanta Falcons due to a groin injury and he's being considered questionable to return.

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Saints | Wednesday status report for Saints

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:56:21 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Andrus Peat (groin) has been ruled out for Week 14. OT Terron Armstead (shoulder), FS Marcus A. Williams (groin), CB Marshon Lattimore (ankle), DE Trey Hendrickson (knee) are questionable. CB P.J. Williams (shoulder), CB Ken Crawley (abdomen) and LB A.J. Klein (groin) will be active.

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Saints | Tuesday practice report for Saints

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:07:33 -0800

New Orleans Saints OG Andrus Peat (groin) did not practice Tuesday, Dec. 5. OT Terron Armstead (thigh, shoulder), S Marcus Williams (groin), CB Marshon Lattimore (ankle), DE Trey Hendrickson (knee), CB P.J. Williams (shoulder), CB Ken Crawley (abdomen) and LB A.J. Klein (groin) were limited.

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Saints | Week 12 injury report for Saints

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 14:11:44 -0800

New Orleans Saints CB Marshon Lattimore (ankle) and CB Ken Crawley (abdomen) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 24, and have been ruled out for Week 12. LB A.J. Klein (ankle), FS Kenny Vaccaro (groin) and OT Terron Armstead (non-injury) were limited during practice but are not on the injury report.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Saints

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:08:35 -0800

New Orleans Saints CB Marshon Lattimore (ankle) and CB Ken Crawley (abdomen) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 23. LB A.J. Klein (ankle), FS Kenny Vaccaro (groin) and OT Terron Armstead (non-injury) were limited during practice.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Saints

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:46:30 -0800

New Orleans Saints CB Marshon Lattimore (ankle) and CB Ken Crawley (abdomen) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 22. LB A.J. Klein (ankle), FS Kenny Vaccaro (groin) and OT Terron Armstead (non-injury) were limited during practice.

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Saints | Week 11 inactives for New Orleans

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:48:03 -0800

The New Orleans Saints have declared WR Austin Carr, QB Taysom Hill, LB A.J. Klein, DE Al-Quadin Muhammad, C Cameron Tom, FS Kenny Vaccaro, RB Jonathan Williams inactive for Week 11.

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Saints | New Orleans injury report for Friday

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:42:25 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB Gerald Hodges (toe) and S Kenny Vaccaro (groin) did not practice Friday, Nov. 17, while OT Terron Armstread (rest), CB De'Vante Harris (hamstring), DE Cameron Jordan (back) and LB A.J. Klein (ankle) were limited participants. Klein and Vaccaro are listed as questionable for Week 11 against the Washington Redskins, while everyone else was removed from the injury report.

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Saints | Saints practice report for Thursday

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:16:46 -0800

New Orleans Saints FS Kenny Vaccaro (groin) and LB A.J. Klein (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 16. Meanwhile, OT Terron Armstead (non-injury), DE Cameron Jordan (back) and CB De'Vante Harris (hamstring) each were limited participants.

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Saints | New Orleans' Wednesday practice report

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:33:32 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB A.J. Klein (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 15. FS Kenny Vaccaro (groin), OT Terron Armstead (rest) and CB De'Vante Harris (hamstring) were limited.

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Saints | A.J. Klein may be on track to start

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 15:48:23 -0700

New Orleans Saints LB A.J. Klein may enter training camp as the leading candidate for the middle linebacker job, but he will have to compete with LBs Manti Te'o, Stephone Anthony and Craig Robertson for the job.

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Saints | A.J. Klein contract details

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 18:27:13 -0800

Updating a previous report, New Orleans Saints LB A.J. Klein's contract is worth $15 million over three years. The package includes a $5 million signing bonus, a fully-guaranteed base salary of $1.7 million in 2017, a base salary of $4.1 million in 2018, and a base salary of $4.1 million in 2019.

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Saints | A.J. Klein headed to Saints

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:48:26 -0800

Carolina Panthers impending free-agent LB A.J. Klein is signing with the New Orleans Saints Thursday, March 9.

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Panthers | A.J. Klein looking to start

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:22:40 -0800

Carolina Panthers impending free-agent LB A.J. Klein said he is looking for a chance to start with another team in free agency.

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Panthers | Friday injury report for Panthers

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:21:38 -0800

Carolina Panthers C Ryan Kalil (shoulder) has been ruled out for Week 12. SS Tre Boston (ankle), C Gino Gradkowski (knee), CB Leonard Johnson (chest), FS Colin Jones (concussion) and LB A.J. Klein (concussion) are listed as questionable. Kalil did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 25. Boston and Johnson were limited during practice, while Gradkowski, Jones and Klein fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Carolina's Thursday injury report

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 10:44:00 -0800

Carolina Panthers SS Tre Boston (ankle) and CB Zack Sanchez (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 24. CB Leonard Johnson (chest) was limited during practice. C Gino Gradkowski (knee), OT Donald Hawkins (illness), FS Colin Jones (concussion) and LB A.J. Klein (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Wednesday injury report for Carolina

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:41:15 -0800

Carolina Panthers OT Donald Hawkins (illness), C Ryan Kalil (shoulder), LB Luke Kuechly (concussion), CB Leonard Johnson (chest), DE Mario Addison (foot) and OT Michael Oher (concussion) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 23. SS Tre Boston (ankle) and C Gino Gradkowski (knee) were limited during practice. LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and FS Colin Jones (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Carolina's Week 11 inactives

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:30:53 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB A.J. Klein, WR Brenton Bersin, RB Cameron Artis-Payne, FS Colin Jones, C Gino Gradkowski, OT Michael Oher, DL Paul Soliai inactive for Week 11.

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Panthers | Carolina's Wednesday injury report

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:23:14 -0800

Carolina Panthers FS Colin Jones (concussion), LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and OT Michael Oher (concussion) have been ruled out for Week 11. C Gino Gradkowski (knee) and C Ryan Kalil (shoulder) are listed as questionable. Klein, Oher and Gradkowski did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16. Jones and Kalil fully participated in practice. TE Ed Dickson (calf) and LB Shaq Thompson (knee) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Panthers | Tuesday practice report for Panthers

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:17:01 -0800

Carolina Panthers C Gino Gradkowski (knee), LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and OT Michael Oher (concussion) did not practice Tuesday, Nov. 15. TE Ed Dickson (calf), S Colin Jones (concussion), C Ryan Kalil (shoulder) and LB Shaq Thompson (knee) participated fully.

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Panthers | Carolina's Friday injury report

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:53:13 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart (hamstring) and DT Vernon Butler (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 30, and have been ruled out for Week 4. DE Charles X. Johnson (quadriceps) did not practice and is listed as questionable. LB Jeremy Cash (hamstring), LB A.J. Klein (non-injury) and LB David Mayo (knee) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Panthers | Carolina's Thursday injury report

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:11:37 -0700

Carolina Panthers DT Vernon Butler (ankle) and LB A.J. Klein (non-injury) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 29. DE Charles X. Johnson (quadriceps) was limited during practice, while LB Jeremy Cash (hamstring) and LB David Mayo (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Wednesday injury report for Carolina

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:26:31 -0700

Carolina Panthers DT Vernon Butler (ankle) and LB A.J. Klein (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 28. LB Jeremy Cash (hamstring) and LB David Mayo (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Carolina's injury report for Week 1

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 12:09:40 -0700

Carolina Panthers DT Vernon Butler (hand) and LB A.J. Klein (back) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 7, and are listed as questionable for Week 1. S Dean Marlowe (hamstring) was limited during practice and is listed as doubtful.

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Panthers | Tuesday practice report for Week 1

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 21:35:12 -0700

Carolina Panthers S Dean Marlowe (hamstring) was a limited participant in practice Tuesday, Sept. 6. DT Vernon Butler (hand) and LB A.J. Klein (back) both practiced in full after being limited the previous day.

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Panthers | Carolina's Monday practice report for Week 1

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 15:11:47 -0700

Carolina Panthers DT Vernon Butler (hand), LB A.J. Klein (back) and S Dean Marlowe (hamstring) were limited in practice Monday, Sept. 5.

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Panthers | Friday injury report for Week 7

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 12:19:05 -0700

Carolina Panthers TE Richie Brockel (hamstring), DT Dwan Edwards (ankle), LB Shaq Thompson (knee) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 23, and have been ruled out for the Week 7 game against the Philadelphia Eagles. DE Jared Allen (back), LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and LB Teddy Williams (concussion) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report for Week 7

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 15:13:37 -0700

Carolina Panthers TE Richie Brockel (hamstring), DT Dwan Edwards (ankle), LB Shaq Thompson (knee) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 22. DE Jared Allen (back), LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and CB Teddy Williams (concussion) was a full participant.

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Panthers | A.J. Klein may start in Week 7

Wed, 21 Oct 2015 16:52:41 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein (concussion) may start at outside linebacker in the Week 7 game against the Philadelphia Eagles if he receives clearance to play in the game.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for Week 7

Wed, 21 Oct 2015 13:33:30 -0700

Carolina Panthers TE Richie Brockel (hamstring), DT Dwan Edwards (ankle), LB Shaq Thompson (knee) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 21. DE Jared Allen (back) and CB Teddy Williams (concussion) were limited during practice, while LB A.J. Klein (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | A.J. Klein not cleared yet

Mon, 19 Oct 2015 11:17:27 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein (concussion) is still going through the concussion protocol, but head coach Ron Rivera said he hopes Klein will be cleared to play at some point this week.

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Panthers | Week 6 inactives for Carolina

Sun, 18 Oct 2015 11:47:03 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared DE Jared Allen, TE Richie Brockel, LB A.J. Klein, FS Dean Marlowe, WR Kevin Norwood, RB Brandon Wegher, OT Daryl Williams inactive for Week 6.

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Panthers | Two Panthers out

Fri, 16 Oct 2015 09:13:02 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Jared Allen (back) and LB A.J. Klein (concussion) have been ruled out for Week 6.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report for Week 6

Thu, 15 Oct 2015 15:27:57 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Jared Allen (back) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 15. TE Richie Brockel (hamstring), LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and OG Amini Silatolu (ankle) were limited, while WR Jerricho Cotchery (ankle) LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) practiced in full.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for Week 6

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:09:24 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Jared Allen (back) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 14. TE Richie Brockel (hamstring) and LB A.J. Klein (concussion) were limited during practice, while LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) and OG Amini Silatolu (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | A.J. Klein starting at MLB

Sat, 19 Sep 2015 11:25:13 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein will start in place of LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) against the Houston Texans in Week 2. Kuechly has been ruled out.

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Panthers | Shaq Thompson could start

Fri, 11 Sep 2015 15:57:31 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Shaq Thompson likely will start at strongside linebacker in Week 1 against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Head coach Ron Rivera said LB A.J. Klein could start if the Jaguars open with a different formation than expected.

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Panthers | Week 19 Inactives

Sat, 10 Jan 2015 15:51:38 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB A.J. Klein, OG Amini Silatolu, OT David Foucault, DL Frank Alexander, CB James Dockery, SS Robert Lester, DL Star Lotulelei inactive for Week 19.

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Panthers | Friday injury report

Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:08:02 -0800

Carolina Panthers DT Star Lotulelei (foot) has been ruled out for the Divisional Round playoff game. FS Thomas DeCoud (hamstring), LB A.J. Klein (ankle) and CB Melvin White (ankle) are listed as questionable. Lotulelei did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 9. DeCoud was limited during practice, while Klein and White fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:42:55 -0800

Carolina Panthers DT Star Lotulelei (foot) did not participate in practice Thursday, Jan. 8. FS Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) was limited during practice, while LB A.J. Klein (ankle) and CB Melvin White (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for divisional-round playoff

Wed, 07 Jan 2015 12:08:56 -0800

Carolina Panthers WR Philly Brown (shoulder) and DT Star Lotulelei (foot) both did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 7. S Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) and CB Melvin White (ankle) both were limited in practice. LB A.J. Klein (ankle) fully practiced.

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Panthers | Week 18 Inactives

Sat, 03 Jan 2015 12:11:42 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB A.J. Klein, OG Amini Silatolu, OT David Foucault, DL Frank Alexander, CB James Dockery, DL Kyle Love, FS Thomas DeCoud inactive for Week 18.

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Panthers | Friday practice report for wild-card playoff

Fri, 02 Jan 2015 11:51:39 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein (ankle) fully practiced Friday, Jan. 2, and is questionable for the team's wild-card playoff. QB Derek Anderson (illness) and OG Fernando Velasco (non-injury) both fully practiced and are probable. S Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) did not practice and is doubtful.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 01 Jan 2015 15:29:55 -0800

Carolina Panthers S Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Jan. 1. QB Derek Anderson (illness), LB A.J. Klein (ankle) and OG Fernando Velasco (non-injury related) practiced fully.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for Wild Card round

Wed, 31 Dec 2014 12:20:09 -0800

Carolina Panthers QB Derek Anderson (illness) and OG Fernando Velasco (non-injury) both did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 31. S Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) was limited in practice. LB A.J. Klein (ankle) fully practiced.

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Panthers | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:24:12 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB A.J. Klein, OG Amini Silatolu, OT David Foucault, RB DeAngelo Williams, CB James Dockery, DL Kyle Love, SS Robert Lester inactive for Week 17.

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Panthers | Friday practice report for Week 17

Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:01:10 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein (ankle) was limited in practice Friday, Dec. 26, and is questionable for Week 17.

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Panthers | A.J. Klein limited during practice

Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:04:09 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 24.

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Panthers | A.J. Klein may be able to play

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:34:08 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein (ankle) may have a chance to play in Week 17, according to head coach Ron Rivera.

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