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Kevin Kolb

Kevin Kolb - #4 - QB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 218 lbs.
Birthday 08/24/1984
Birthplace Victoria, TX
College Houston
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 2nd round, 4th pick by Eagles

Report: Bills WR Hubbard charged with DWI

Posted July 24, 2011 @ 9:43 p.m. ET
Bills WR Paul Hubbard was arrested early Sunday and charged with driving while intoxicated after his vehicle struck a police officer, YNN Buffalo reported.

Expect Bills to target athletic QBs in free agency

Posted July 22, 2011 @ 5:46 p.m. ET
Tyler Thigpen and even Vince Young could be potential targets as the Bills look to add a quarterback in free agency.

Bills avoid major lockout impact

Posted July 22, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
Nestled in the group of 2010's last-place teams that have a lot of work to do when the doors open are the Bills.

Bills hope Merriman can spark pass rush

Posted July 07, 2011 @ 4:30 p.m. ET
The Bills chose not to address the need for a pass-rushing outside linebacker in the draft, so the pressure will be on Shawne Merriman to return to form.

The fullback who let the Juice run loose

Posted July 06, 2011 @ 10:27 a.m. ET
Jim Braxton was a key part of Buffalo's famed 1970s rushing attack. But since his passing 25 years ago, his remains have gone unclaimed. Those who knew him can't believe it.

Bills make sense as candidate to move to L.A.

Posted June 25, 2011 @ 6:31 a.m. ET
The Bills are doing their best to keep up with the rest of the NFL, but when Ralph Wilson dies, it wouldn't be a shock if a new owner brings the team to Los Angeles.

AFC East best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 17, 2011 @ 9:36 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the AFC East who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Roscoe Parrish, Sean Smith, Shonn Greene and Patrick Chung.

Bills add Young to college scouting staff

Posted June 16, 2011 @ 2:33 p.m. ET
The Bills added Theo Young to their college scouting staff on Thursday.

Fitzpatrick has high praise for WR Easley

Posted June 09, 2011 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Bills WR Marcus Easley missed his entire rookie season, but judging by QB Ryan Fitzpatrick's recent praise for him, Buffalo has high hopes for the wideout.

Bills to unveil new uniforms June 24

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 9:27 p.m. ET
The Bills announced Wednesday that they officially will present their new uniforms at a uniform launch event presented by Reebok at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Friday, June 24. 

Report: Gundlach interested in buying Bills

Posted May 27, 2011 @ 10:15 a.m. ET
Jeffrey Gundlach, a high-profile bond-fund manager, has expressed interest in buying the Bills, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Dareus joins Bills' players' workout in Buffalo

Posted May 25, 2011 @ 7:15 p.m. ET
Bills top draft pick Marcell Dareus flew to Buffalo to work out with his new teammates, arriving Wednesday for a session at a suburban sports complex that included 30-plus Bills players.

Report: Bills suspending employee pension plans

Posted May 25, 2011 @ 11:27 a.m. ET
As the NFL lockout continues, the Bills have suspended pension plan payments to all employees, according to USA Today.

Jasper overcomes enormous odds on journey to NFL

Posted May 19, 2011 @ 3:53 p.m. ET
The Bills made one of the most obscure picks of the 2011 NFL draft, taking Michael Jasper, whose road to the NFL involves a dedicated scout, an inspirational mother and a motivated young man.

Lockout limbo: Bills report

Posted May 12, 2011 @ 9:33 a.m. ET
The Bills don't have many key free agents, nor do they have to learn new schemes with a new coach, putting them in decent position during the lockout considering their 4-12 record last season.


Posted March 30, 2013
Kolb has arrived in Buffalo to officially sign his two-year contract with the Bills. The Bills announced the signing Monday, a little over a week after the free agent agreed to a two-year contract potentially worth more than $12 million.||||||| The sixth-year player spent the past two seasons in Arizona, where injuries hampered his opportunity to prove himself as a starter. He was cut by the Cardinals last month in a salary-cap saving move. In Buffalo, he gets the opportunity to compete for the starting job with Tarvaris Jackson. The Bills are in need of a starter after Ryan Fitzpatrick was released last month.
Posted March 15, 2013
The Cardinals have released Kolb, ending the quarterback's two injury-filled seasons with the team.||||||| The team's move on Friday came just ahead of the deadline for paying Kolb a $2 million roster bonus. The team paid Kolb some $20 million over two seasons after acquiring him in a trade that sent a second-round draft pick and cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Posted Dec. 03, 2012
Coach Ken Whisenhunt says he doesn't know if quarterback Kevin Kolb would be available this week.||||||| Kolb has missed six games with a rib injury.
Posted Oct. 14, 2012
The Arizona Cardinals placed Kolb on injured reserve Wednesday, ending the season for the only quarterback who was able to lead the team to victory this year.||||||| Kolb was beat out for the starting job in the preseason by John Skelton, a third-year pro from Fordham who went down late in the opener against Seattle with an ankle injury. Kolb came on to direct the winning touchdown drive against the Seahawks and helped the team get off to a 4-0 start. But Kolb went out with a rib injury against Buffalo and had not been able to return.
Posted Oct. 05, 2012
Kolb was sacked nine times in Thursday's 17-3 loss to the Rams.||||||| Kolb got his helmet knocked off twice on hits, once after getting popped in the jaw. He described the Cardinals' first-half woes as "sickening." He finished 28 of 50 for 289 yards.