Kerby Joseph

Kerby Joseph

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/203 lbs
College: Illinois
Draft: 2022 3rd round (33rd pick) by the
  • Sports Illustrated Detroit Lions News, Analysis and More

    'Nothing Can Stop J-Kerb': Lions Safety Out Until Training Camp

    © David Rodriguez Munoz / USA TODAY 'Nothing Can Stop J-Kerb': Lions Safety Out Until Training Camp Kerby Joseph addressed offseason hip surgery at uniform reveal event. Author: John Maakaron Apr 19, 2024 In this story: Detroit Lions Kerby Joseph NFL The Detroit Lions are going to be without safety Kerby Joseph until the start of training camp. During the second game of the season , the former third-round draft pick suffered a hip injury against the Seattle Seahawks that ended up costing him two games. At the Lions uniform reveal event , the 23-year-old was asked about the offseason surgery he had on his hip and what the impact would be on his offseason training. "I'm good, man. A little hiccup,

  • Big News

    2024 NFL Draft preview: 5 safeties that could interest Lions

    Joseph is coming off his second straight four-interception season, while Melifonwu finally got a chance to start at the end of last year after making the switch from cornerback to safety and really shined in that spot. Second-year nickel cornerback Brian Branch is being cross-trained at safety, but he's clearly the top nickel on this team and moving him to safety in a pinch would lessen the talent at nickel. "Certainly, Branch has flexibility to be able to play the safety position we believe here in time," Lions head coach Dan Campbell said this offseason at the Annual League Meetings.

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis)

    Hockenson says NFL needs to look at hit that injured his knee

    Vikings tight end T.J. Hockenson said he is trying to keep his head up about Lions safety Kerby Joseph going low and colliding with Hockenson's right knee during a Dec. 24 play that tore two of his ligaments. Speaking to reporters Monday for the first time since the injury, Hockenson opened up about the hit that sent him to the operating table. Hockenson said it was jarring to see Rams tight ...