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Keyaron Fox

Keyaron Fox - #45 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 228 lbs.
Birthday 01/24/1982
Birthplace Atlanta, GA
College Georgia Tech
Years played 9
Drafted 2004, 3rd round, 30th pick by Chiefs

Texans sign Gaither, place Fox on I.R.

Posted Aug. 09, 2012 @ 3:53 p.m. ET
The Texans filled their need at linebacker Thursday, signing Omar Gaither after placing Keyaron Fox on injured reserve.

Texans re-sign WR Johnson

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 12:32 p.m. ET
The Texans re-signed WR Bryant Johnson on Thursday, according to PFW correspondent John McClain of the Houston Chronicle.


Posted Aug. 09, 2012
The Texans placed Fox on injured reserve with a knee injury.||||||| He was hurt Wednesday and may need surgery. Fox played for Wahington in 2011.
Posted April 06, 2009
The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed Fox to a two-year deal.||||||| The 6-foot-3, 235-pound Fox joined Pittsburgh last season after four years with Kansas City. He was mostly a special teams player for the Super Bowl champions, appearing in 13 games and finishing second on the team with a career-high 21 tackles in kick coverage.
Posted March 12, 2008
Fox signed a one-year contract Wednesday with the Pittsburgh Steelers that will pay him the minimum salary of $605,000 for a four-year veteran.||||||| Fox played the past four seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs after being drafted in the third round in 2004. He's expected to be a backup linebacker and play on special teams, the same role he filled for the Chiefs.
Posted Sept. 21, 2005
According to Chiefs head coach Dick Vermeil, tests have revealed that Fox has a possible ligament tear in his right knee. The linebacker, who suffered the injury when he slipped during Sunday night's meeting with the Oakland Raiders, is seeking a second opinion this week to determine if surgery is necessary. He is not expected to be ready for the Chiefs' next game and might be sidelined for an extended period.||||||| Vermeil indicated that Kris Griffin and Rich Scanlon will see more time on defense in Fox' absence. Through two games this season, Fox has three tackles.