Kyle Wilson
No. 27 – Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Position:Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1995-11-02) November 2, 1995 (age 26)
Wichita, Kansas
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:231 lb (105 kg)
Career information
High school:Wichita South
(Wichita, Kansas)
College:Arkansas State
Undrafted:2018
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
CFL status:American
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Total tackles:2
Sacks:0.0
Forced fumbles:0
Fumble recoveries:0
Interceptions:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Kyle Wilson (born November 2, 1995) is an American football linebacker for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football at Arkansas State University.

Professional career

Philadelphia Eagles

After going undrafted in the 2018 NFL Draft, he was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent.[1] He was released during the final roster cutdown on September 1, 2018.[2] He was re-signed to the Eagles practice squad on October 2, 2018.[3] He was released on October 16, 2018.[4]

Los Angeles Chargers

On November 7, 2018, Wilson was signed to the Los Angeles Chargers practice squad.[5] He was promoted to the Chargers active roster on December 13, 2018.[6] He was released on August 31, 2019.[7]

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Wilson signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the CFL on May 6, 2020.[8] After the CFL canceled the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Wilson chose to opt-out of his contract with the Tiger-Cats on August 25, 2020.[9] He opted back in to his contract on December 21, 2020.[10]

References

  1. ^ "Eagles sign undrafted linebacker Kyle Wilson". NBCSports.com.
  2. ^ McPherson, Chris (September 1, 2018). "Eagles Get To The 53-Player Limit". PhiladelphiaEagles.com.
  3. ^ Kerr, Jeff (October 3, 2018). "Eagles release Bruce Hector, sign Treyvon Hester". 247Sports.com.
  4. ^ Foley, Graham (October 16, 2018). "Eagles Sign Dexter McDougle, Waive/Injure Destiny Vaeao". PhiladelphiaEagles.com.
  5. ^ Henne, Ricky (November 7, 2018). "Chargers Sign Anthony Lanier, Kyle Wilson to Practice Squad". Chargers.com.
  6. ^ Henne, Ricky (December 13, 2018). "Chargers Announce Several Transactions Prior to Showdown with Chiefs". Chargers.com.
  7. ^ "Chargers Announce Roster Moves". Chargers.com. August 31, 2019.
  8. ^ "Tiger-Cats add linebacker Wilson and defensive end Bingham". TiCats.ca. May 6, 2020. Retrieved May 6, 2020.
  9. ^ Dunk, Justin (August 26, 2020). "Former NFL linebacker Kyle Wilson opts out of Ticats contract". 3downnation.com. Retrieved August 26, 2020.
  10. ^ "2020 CFL Transactions". CFL.ca. Retrieved December 21, 2020.