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Packers' Tyler Davis: Officially on IR
Davis (knee) has officially been placed on the Packers' injured reserve, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
No surprise here, as Davis suffered a torn ACL in the Packers' preseason opener. The fourth-year tight end has been a significant special-teams contributor during his time in Green Bay. He will now focus on recovering for the 2024 season.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Done for season
Davis suffered a torn ACL in Friday's preseason win over the Bengals, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
A significant contributor to the Packers' special teams, the fourth-year tight end is expected to miss the entire season. It's entirely possible the Packers could sign an additional tight end in the coming days to provide some training camp depth, with only Austin Allen currently on the roster behind 2023 NFL Draft Day 2 selections Luke Musgrave and Tucker Kraft.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Suffers serious knee injury
Davis (knee) is expected to have suffered a season-ending injury in Friday's preseason opener, Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Head coach Matt LaFleur suggested the injury is season-ending in his press conference following the game. The Packers were hopeful Davis would be a special teams contributor for them this season. The specifics of his his knee injury is still unclear at this point.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Suffers knee injury
Davis injured his knee in Friday's preseason opener against the Bengals.
Davis hauled in two receptions for nine yards and a touchdown before sustaining the injury. He has not officially been ruled out, but expect the Packers to exercise caution given it is an exhibition game. The 26-year-old is trying to earn a spot on the Packers' 53-man roster this season.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Re-ups with Green Bay
The Packers re-signed Davis on Wednesday, the team announced.
The 25-year-old has appeared in 31 games for the Packers over the last two seasons, catching eight passes for 61 yards while seeing heavy snaps on special teams. Perhaps he'll be given more of an offensive look with Robert Tonyan and Marcedes Lewis free agents this offseason.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Draws first target since Week 5
Davis failed to secure his lone target while playing nine of the Packers' 49 snaps on offense in Sunday's 40-33 loss to the Eagles.
The second-quarter target Davis drew Sunday -- which was intercepted by safety Reed Blankenship -- was the tight end's first since Week 5 against the Giants. On the few occasions he takes the field with the offense, Davis will likely continue to be deployed primarily as a blocker.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Tallies two receptions
Davis brought in both targets for 26 yards in Sunday's victory over the Buccaneers.
Davis did not do a lot in the box score, but he did have a 23-yard reception and was the only Packers tight end other than Robert Tonyan to catch a pass. Davis remains behind both Tonyan and Marcedes Lewis on the depth chart, but based on both output and snap counts, he has surpassed fellow tight end Josiah Deguara heading into Week 4.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Loses fumble Friday
Davis was targeted once, caught one pass for seven yards and lost a fumble in Friday's exhibition contest against the Saints.
Davis started at tight end in Friday's contest, but he was limited to the lone look and had a ball slip through his hands for the second time in as many weeks. The Packers like Davis' potential, but he has not done himself any favors over the last couple weeks.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Quiet in exhibition opener
Davis was targeted twice but did not catch a pass in Friday's preseason game against the 49ers.
Davis started Friday's contest and saw a red-zone look from quarterback Jordan Love in the first quarter, but the ball went through his hands and resulted in an interception for the opponent. Davis came on late last season and has made some noise since the offseason began, but in addition to the drop he also had some issues in the blocking department, so that was not the start to the exhibition season he was looking for.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Trends upward in 2021
Davis was targeted five times and caught four passes for 35 yards over 14 appearances in the 2021 season.
The Packers signed Davis off the Colts' practice squad in late September, and he wound up seeing action in every game the rest of the way. He filled a reserve role in each contest, but his snap count increased as the season went on, and he may have done enough to be brought back by the Packers for another go-around.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Eligible to play Sunday
Davis (illness) was activated off the reserve/COVID-19 list Saturday.
Davis and Marcedes Lewis were both activated off the reserve/COVID-19 list, paving the way for the Packers to have their full complement of tight ends available for Sunday's contest. Davis has played just 31 offensive snaps over the last two weeks.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Moves to COVID list
Davis (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.
Davis is now in the health and safety protocols in advance of Week 17. He's played 31 offensive snaps across the past two games and has one reception for 22 yards.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Tyler Davis: Plays career-high 19 snaps
Davis was targeted once and caught one pass for 22 yards in Sunday's 31-30 victory over the Ravens.
Davis' numbers certainly did not stand out in the box score, but the 22-yard reception was a career long and he also played a career-high 19 snaps on offense. Davis remains definitively behind Josiah Deguara and Marcedes Lewis on the depth chart, but he will continue operating as the Packers' third tight end until Dominique Dafney (ankle) returns, and he could retain the role afterward.... See More ... See Less
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