Jamaal Charles RUMORS & NEWS

  • Charles makes first appearance since ACL tear

    News-Press "For the first time since he tore his ACL, Kansas City Chiefs star running back Jamaal Charles returned to practice. Charles made a 20-minute appearance, going through team stretching and individual work before retreating to the indoor practice facility to continue to rehab after his removal..." August 17

  • Jamaal Charles off PUP, practices today

    Pro Football Talk "Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is back to work. The team has announced that Charles is off the physically unable to perform list and will practice today. Charles tore his ACL in October, so it’s been about 10 months. That’s usually long enough for a player to return to action, although..." August 16

  • Chiefs' GM expects Eric Berry, Jamaal Charles and Tamba Hali to be ready for opener

    Kansas City Star "Chiefs training camp has played to mostly positive reviews, but it should be remembered several roles are being performed by understudies. Safety Eric Berry hasn’t appeared at Missouri Western after he and the Chiefs were unable to come to terms on a long-term contract agreement. Running back..." August 10

  • This delay for Jamaal Charles was not a part of the plan

    ESPN "The Kansas City Chiefs indicated early in the offseason that with no setbacks, Jamaal Charles would be ready to participate when training camp started. Charles returned to practice on a limited basis late in the offseason, and even last week on his blog wrote "everything is going according to..." July 27

  • Chiefs Place RB Jamaal Charles On PUP List

    NFL Trade Rumors "Chiefs HC Andy Reid announced Wednesday that they’re placing RB Jamaal Charles on the active/PUP list to open training camp, per Herbie Teope. Reid did, however, says that Charles is on track and they just want to be careful with him. Players placed on the active/PUP list can return to..." July 27

  • Jamaal Charles’ workload won’t be limited if healthy

    Sportsnaut "Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles should be a workhorse again in 2016, provided he is healthy and returns to form. Coming off a season-ending ACL injury last year, many have wondered if the dynamic dual-threat back will be limited all all as he enters his ninth NFL..." July 26

  • Chiefs' Reid: Jamaal Charles may not be healthy for start of camp

    The Score "Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles has progressed steadily in his return from a torn ACL in 2015, but that doesn't mean he'll be healthy enough for the start of training camp. Head coach Andy Reid urged caution when asked about Charles during the Chiefs' OTAs on Thursday, noting the..." June 18

  • Jamaal Charles going through drills at Chiefs practice

    Arrowhead Pride "It's not exactly a training camp practice but Jamaal Charles has been spotted at the Kansas City Chiefs mandatory minicamp. Jamaal was spotted at an earlier practice but he was working out on his own then. This time around he's actually participating in some drills. Now, this is non-contact and..." June 14

  • Chiefs’ Jamaal Charles could participate in on-field drills at practice next week

    Kansas City Star "The Chiefs’ three-day mandatory minicamp starts Tuesday, and it appears a few notable injured players — including star running back Jamaal Charles — might take part in on-field drills for the first time this offseason. Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Charles, who is recovering from a torn ACL, and..." June 11

  • Running back Jamaal Charles, rehabbing a torn ACL, appears at practice

    Kansas City Star "Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles made an appearance at practice Wednesday for the first time since offseason practices began on May 24. Charles, who tore his anterior cruciate ligament last October, was present but did not practice. He wore his jersey and shorts but did not have a helmet. " June 02

  • Jamaal Charles will see limited action at OTAs

    The Sports Daily "Jamaal Charles will take the next step toward returning from his ACL injury next week at the Chiefs’ OTAs. Coach Andy Reid said Charles will be a limited participant in the practice sessions, according to Chiefs.com. The practices will be held Tuesday through Thursday. The 29-year-old..." May 19

  • Jamaal Charles is Chiefs' featured back, but team has options

    ESPN "Jamaal Charles tried to defuse the situation with humor, joking about the Kansas City Chiefs and their crowded backfield on the first day of the offseason program. "I hope coach can put a four-running back package together," Charles said. There seems to be little question that Charles,..." April 21

  • Jamaal Charles: Next two years will be the prime of my career

    Pro Football Talk "Earlier this offseason, Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk wondered if it made financial and football sense for the Chiefs to part ways with running back Jamaal Charles. Charles is coming off of a torn ACL, the second time in his career that he’s returning from that injury, and the Chiefs went 11-1..." March 03