J.K. Schaffer

Cincinnati Bengals #50 -

  • Born: 06/10/90
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 232

Bengals re-sign Schaffer to the practice squad

In the end, nothing changed. Jeromy Miles is back on the 53-man roster and J.K. Schaffer has returned to the practice squad.

Bengals will check waivers for a sixth linebacker

The Bengals only named five linebackers on the 53-man roster but it doesn't appear to be a permanent thing.

Linebacker J.K. Schaffer confirms release

Bengals linebacker J.K. Schaffer confirmed Saturday afternoon that he was released earlier in the morning.

What Evans and Lamur means for the Bengals

Taking a step back to examine the news from Friday with DeQuin Evans suspension and Emmanuel Lamur's injury.

Bengals LB Lamur out for the season

Lamur becomes the third linebacker on Injured Reserve for the Bengals and fourth players overall (all on defense).

Linebacker J.K. Schaffer: I left it all out there

Cincinnati native J.K. Schaffer did everything he could to make the 53-man roster. Now it's completely out of his hands.

Lamur's injury creates murky situation at LB

Cincinnati lost their best coverage linebacker, but for how long? With only a day to make final cuts, the Bengals have to make decisions on the fly.

Schaffer on Roster Cuts: It's not easy

Players with an uncertain future are preparing for Sunday's game, which may be the most important in their young careers.

Instant Reaction: Cowboys 24, Bengals 18

The Bengals didn't play well in their third preseason game. Dallas chose to keep their starters in longer than the Bengals, which exposed a few Bengals backup players in the process.

Four things to know this week

There's a couple of things to be aware of this week as the team resumes practice on Wednesday.

Taking a look at J.K. Schaffer against the Falcons

Backup middle linebacker J.K. Schaffer led the team in tackles against the Atlanta Falcons, using instincts, relentlessness, and quick reactions.

Lewis on Schaffer: "I kind of got my stamp on him"

Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis offered strong praise for Schaffer, who took some first-team snaps with the defense on Saturday.

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