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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

Kolb struggles to find comfort zone in Cardinals' offense

Posted Oct. 07, 2011 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
Our sources in the desert agree that new Cardinals QB Kevin Kolb remains a real work in progress, as he fights through the growing pains of dealing with a new offense.  

Cardinals must get act together in crunch time

Posted Oct. 03, 2011 @ 7:05 p.m. ET
As long as the Cardinals keep saving their worst for last, a frustrating dry spell figures to continue as far as victories in the desert are concerned.

Quarterbacks feeling the most heat this season

Posted Aug. 31, 2011 @ 1:39 p.m. ET
PFW's editors select the seven quarterbacks under the most pressure heading into the season, led by Cardinals QB Kevin Kolb at No. 1.

Chargers win after Kolb, Fitz connect on 80-yarder

Posted Aug. 28, 2011 @ 1:46 a.m. ET
San Diego's Bryan Walters caught a 14-yard pass from Billy Volek with 3 seconds remaining to give the Chargers a 34-31 preseason victory over Arizona on Saturday night.

Del Pilar's Digest: Quarterback sleepers

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 9:39 p.m. ET
Fantasy guru William Del Pilar suggests his fantasy sleepers and undervalued players heading into 2011.

Cardinals ready to soar

Posted Aug. 10, 2011 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
Some team in the NFL is going to go from being a last-place team to a first-place one. PFW's Eli Kaberon thinks there's only one choice: the Cardinals.

Cardinals announce Kolb signed through 2016

Posted Aug. 02, 2011 @ 2:08 p.m. ET
The Cardinals announced Tuesday that QB Kevin Kolb signed a new contract keeping him in Arizona through 2016.

Whisenhunt's future contingent upon Kolb's success

Posted July 30, 2011 @ 12:31 p.m. ET
If new Cardinals QB Kevin Kolb fails to deliver, coach Ken Whisenhunt's legacy will be stained.

Eagles sign QB Young to one-year deal

Posted July 29, 2011 @ 9:53 p.m. ET
The Eagles remain in the famous backup QB business, signing Vince Young to a one-year deal.

Cardinals make costly move for unproven Kolb

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 5:26 p.m. ET
The Cardinals finally got themselves a new starting quarterback, but the price for former Eagles backup Kevin Kolb was high indeed.

Cardinals, Eagles complete Kolb deal

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 2:13 p.m. ET
The trade everyone expected has finally gone through, as the Eagles have traded QB Kevin Kolb to the Cardinals for CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and a second-round pick.

'It's possible' Eagles will pursue Favre

Posted July 24, 2011 @ 11:34 a.m. ET
A radio report in Philadelphia said that the Eagle may try to sign Brett Favre if they are able to trade Kevin Kolb once the lockout ends. 

Cardinals would be much better off with Orton than Kolb

Posted July 11, 2011 @ 11:22 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor Dan Arkush believes there are at least five better Cardinals QB options than Eagles backup Kevin Kolb, with Denver's Kyle Orton at the top of the list.

Eagles won't wait to strike in free agency

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
The way we hear it, the Eagles have been gearing up not only for the expected financial crunch of free agency but also the odd timing of it.

Lockout limbo: Eagles report

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 9:36 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in a state of limbo thanks to the lingering lockout, we offer our take on where the Eagles stand.

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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