Luke Kuechly RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kuechly, Kalil ruled out vs. Raiders

    ESPN "Carolina Panthers Pro Bowl linebacker Luke Kuechly and center Ryan Kalil have been ruled out for Sunday's game at Oakland, coach Ron Rivera said on Friday. Also, the Panthers placed left tackle Michael Oher on injured reserve. Oher missed the past seven games with a concussion and there was no..." November 25

  • Unlikely to Join the Panthers on the West Coast, Luke Kuechly is ‘On the Mend’

    Black and Blue Review "The way Thomas Davis sees it, the lasting image of a tearful Luke Kuechly getting carted off the field last Thursday night wasn’t a total negative. “I think that I got a good picture of what he means to the city and what he means to the community,” Davis said Wednesday when asked about his..." November 24

  • Rivera: 'No timetable' for Kuechly's return

    Sportsnaut "The Carolina Panthers could potentially be without star inside linebacker Luke Kuechly for some time after he suffered a scary concussion last Thursday against the New Orleans Saints. On Monday, head coach Ron Rivera said “there is no timetable” for Kuechly’s recovery. The dynamic linebacker..." November 21

  • In the concussion protocol, Luke Kuechly reportedly has a concussion

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s concussion crisis has become in recent weeks a comedy. And the “who’s on first?” routine relates to the concussion protocol and whether a player in it actually has a concussion. Apparently, a player can be in the concussion protocol without having a concussion. There otherwise would..." November 20

  • Luke Kuechly in concussion protocol following hit

    NFL.com "The Carolina Panthers won Thursday night's game but lost their star linebacker. Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Friday that Luke Kuechly is in concussion protocol following a hit late in the fourth quarter of the Panthers' 23-20 victory over the New Orleans Saints. In addition to having his left..." November 18

  • Luke Kuechly Weeps His Way Off The Field After Scary Injury

    Deadspin "Panthers star linebacker Luke Kuechly took a nasty head injury in the fourth quarter of tonight’s close game against the Saints. Kuechly had to be carted off and he did not hide his emotions as he was leaving the field. It wasn’t immediately apparent what part of his body exactly Kuechly hurt, but..." November 18

  • Luke Kuechly listed as questionable, Panthers expect him to play

    Pro Football Talk "The Panthers are trying to get their season pointed in a better direction than it went during a 1-5 start and last week’s win over the Cardinals was a step in the right direction. They’ll be in Los Angeles this weekend in an attempt to make it two wins in a row, but they may not have linebacker..." November 04

  • Brees: Davis, Kuechly possibly best LB tandem ever

    ESPN "Forgive Drew Brees for his hyperbole. Even though the New Orleans Saints quarterback has been playing in the NFL for 16 years, he hasn’t run into many true linebacker duos like the Carolina Panthers’ Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis -- maybe none, in fact. Many argue that the inside linebacker..." October 15

  • Josh Norman: Panthers wanted it about Cam Newton and Luke Kuechly

    Pro Football Talk "Pulling a franchise tag from a player you wanted to keep around on a long-term deal is a pretty extreme move. But the farther you get from Carolina’s decision to part ways with cornerback Josh Norman this spring, the clearer it becomes that a divorce was probably inevitable. In the ESPN the..." August 23

  • Kuechly, Benjamin, Benwikere will be ready for camp, Panthers coach Ron Rivera says

    Charlotte Observer "Several of the Carolina Panthers’ key players spent this week working mostly on the side and watching during the three-day minicamp in Charlotte. But Pro Bowl middle linebacker Luke Kuechly, No. 1 wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin and starting cornerback Bené Benwikere are expected to be ready for..." June 18