Eric Berry DB KC 1 month ago

Berry finished the 2015 campaign with 61 tackles (55 solo) and two interceptions.

Eric Berry DB KC 5 months ago

Defensive coordinator Bob Sutton indicated Thursday that Berry is "going to be in the rotation" during Sunday's game against the Texans.

Eric Berry DB KC 10 months ago

Berry -- who continues to receive treatment for lymphoma -- was among the Kansas City players not present at the start of the team's offseason training program on Monday, reports.

Coach Andy Reid relayed Monday that Berry -- who has a couple of treatments left -- "is doing very well" and also indicated that the safety has been able to work out of late.

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, the Chiefs' official site reports.

"This is a diagnosis that is very treatable and potentially curable with standard chemotherapy approaches," Dr. Christopher R. Flowers of Emory's Winship Cancer Institute (where Berry will be treated) noted in a statement relayed by the Chiefs on Monday. "The goal of Mr. Berry's treatment is to cure his lymphoma and we are beginning that treatment now."

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

The Chiefs have placed Berry on the non-football illness list, reports.

The report notes that a mass was discovered in Berry's chest following Thursday's game against Oakland. While Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder relayed Monday that there has been no definitive diagnosis, the report indicates that it is believed that the leading possibility is that Berry may have lymphoma.

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

Berry recorded five tackles (all solo) and a pass defensed Sunday against the Seahawks.

Berry's impact in the box score has been modest since returning to the field a few weeks ago. However, he has taken the field for all of the defensive snaps in each of the past two games, indicating he's full go, and the production should start to come along with it.

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

Berry made six tackles (four solo) Sunday against the Bills.

Berry didn't make a big impact in the box score, but played in all of the team's defensive snaps. He should continue to be all systems go the remainder of the season.

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

Berry (ankle) is expected to see an increased workload in Sunday's game against the Jets, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

Berry was a full participant in practice both Wednesday and Thursday, indicating he didn't suffer any setbacks following the game. He played 74 percent of the defensive snaps last Sunday, and should see a higher percentage this week.

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

Berry recorded six tackles (five solo) in his return to the field Sunday against the Jets.

Berry was on the field for 74 percent of the snaps and was able to contribute. His snaps should only rise from here on out barring a setback, and his production should do the same.

Eric Berry DB KC 1 year ago

Berry (ankle) is active for Sunday's game against the Jets.

Berry has not played since Week 2 against the Broncos but was able to log limited practices each day this week, allowing him to return to face a Jets offense that has struggled significantly this season but now has Michael Vick under center.