Kyle Peko

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Kyle Peko
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Peko in the 2016 NFL season.
No. 94 – Buffalo Bills
Position:Nose tackle
Personal information
Born: (1993-07-23) July 23, 1993 (age 25)
La Habra, California
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:305 lb (138 kg)
Career information
High school:La Habra (La Habra, California)
College:Oregon State
Undrafted:2016
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2017
Total tackles:9
Sacks:0.0
Forced fumbles:0
Fumble recoveries:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Kyle Peko (born July 23, 1993) is an American football nose tackle for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Oregon State.

Professional career[edit]

Denver Broncos[edit]

On May 3, 2016, Peko signed with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted rookie free agent following the 2016 NFL Draft.[1] On September 20, he was released by the Broncos and was re-signed to the practice squad on September 22.[2][3] He was promoted to the active roster on December 28.[4]

During the 2017 season, Peko was involved in multiple transactions and he was signed and released five times.[5][6][7][8][9]

On September 1, 2018, Peko was waived by the Broncos and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[10][11] He was released on September 11, 2018.[12]

Buffalo Bills[edit]

On September 12, 2018, Peko was signed to the Buffalo Bills' practice squad.[13] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Bills on December 31, 2018.[14]

Personal life[edit]

Kyle Peko is the younger cousin of nose tackle Domata Peko, who was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in 2006 and the two became teammates on the Denver Broncos in 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mason, Andrew (May 2, 2016). "Get to know the Broncos' 21 college free agents". Denver Broncos. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  2. ^ Mason, Andrew (September 20, 2016). "Broncos to bring back Shiloh Keo; waive Kyle Peko". DenverBroncos.com.
  3. ^ Swanson, Ben (September 22, 2016). "Broncos sign NT Kyle Peko to practice squad, waive S Ryan Murphy". DenverBroncos.com.
  4. ^ DiLalla, Aric (December 28, 2016). "DeMarcus Ware, Kayvon Webster headed to IR". DenverBroncos.com.
  5. ^ Mason, Andrew (September 2, 2017). "Broncos trim roster at deadline". Denver Broncos. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  6. ^ DiLalla, Aric (September 9, 2017). "Broncos waive nose tackle Kyle Peko". DenverBroncos.com.
  7. ^ DiLalla, Aric (September 16, 2017). "Broncos add NT Kyle Peko to active roster, waive Tyrique Jarrett". DenverBroncos.com.
  8. ^ DiLalla, Aric (October 21, 2017). "Broncos make slew of roster moves ahead of Sunday's game vs. Chargers". DenverBroncos.com.
  9. ^ Swanson, Ben (November 25, 2017). "Broncos promote nose tackle Kyle Peko to active roster". DenverBroncos.com.
  10. ^ DiLalla, Aric (September 1, 2018). "Broncos trim roster to 53 players". DenverBroncos.com.
  11. ^ DiLalla, Aric (September 2, 2018). "Broncos sign nine players to practice squad". DenverBroncos.com.
  12. ^ "Broncos sign S Shamarko Thomas to active roster, Niles Scott to practice squad". DenverBroncos.com. September 11, 2018.
  13. ^ "Kyle Peko Heads to Buffalo". 247sports.com. September 12, 2018.
  14. ^ Brown, Chris (December 31, 2018). "Bills sign three players from practice squad to reserve future contracts". BuffaloBills.com.

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