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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

AFC team needs

Posted March 21, 2011 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
The Raiders will likely have to replace shutdown CB Nnamdi Asomugha, who is a free agent, this offseason, as we identify the top three draft needs of each AFC team.

Gabbert stands out at Mizzou's pro day

Posted March 17, 2011 @ 7:26 p.m. ET
Missouri QB Blaine Gabbert looked strong in his pro-day workout for more than 125 NFL people, including six head coaches.

Nothing certain for Bills' draft

Posted March 11, 2011 @ 11:01 a.m. ET
Buffalo has major needs on defense, but the chance at a franchise QB may be too tempting.

Bills extend S Wilson, OL Wrotto

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 5:56 p.m. ET
The Bills announced contract extensions for OL Mansfield Wrotto and S George Wilson on Tuesday.

Bills tender Whitner, Posluszny

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 3:36 p.m. ET
The Bills have tendered three potential free agents: S Donte Whitner, LB Paul Posluszny and TE Scott Chandler.

Report: Patriots sign DL Stroud

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 12:38 p.m. ET
Former Bills DL Marcus Stroud has signed a two-year contract with AFC East rival New England, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

AFC East free-agent preview

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 7 a.m. ET
With the owners and players mired in negotiations, the beginning of free agency is almost certain to be delayed. Yet, PFW is examining the free-agent picture for each club, here featuring the AFC East.

Draft Dose: Who needs a quarterback?

Posted Feb. 28, 2011 @ 11:52 a.m. ET
Which teams in this year's draft could be in the market for a quarterback like Missouri's Blaine Gabbert or Auburn's Cam Newton?

Spiller still a major part of Bills' future

Posted Feb. 24, 2011 @ 12:39 p.m. ET
C.J. Spiller didn't live up to the hype as a rookie, but the team is expecting he'll be a much bigger contributor in Year Two.

Sanders meets with Jaguars, Bills

Posted Feb. 22, 2011 @ 10:03 a.m. ET
SS Bob Sanders has met with a few teams after being released by the Colts last week, as clubs weigh whether or not to take a risk on the injury-prone former Defensive Player of the Year.

Time for Bills' young D-linemen to step up

Posted Feb. 18, 2011 @ 2:36 p.m. ET
With DE Marcus Stroud out of the rotation, the Bills' young defensive linemen will be asked to play a larger role in 2011.

Bills release DE Stroud

Posted Feb. 16, 2011 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
DE Marcus Stroud, a disapointment in his three seasons in Buffalo, has been released by the team.

AFC East 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 12, 2011 @ 9 a.m. ET
Tom Brady had an MVP season in 2010, throwing 36 TD passes and only four interceptions and going 335 passes without a pick. We review the AFC East teams.

Bills release two linebackers

Posted Feb. 11, 2011 @ 2:45 p.m. ET
The Bills have a major hole at linebacker, but apparently didn't think two players on their roster were qualified to fill it.

SS Corto signs contract extension with Bills

Posted Feb. 11, 2011 @ 11 a.m. ET
The Bills announced Friday that SS Jon Corto has signed a contract extension with the team.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

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.

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