Kelce needed microfracture knee surgery back in 2013. Since then, though, he has appeared in 63 straight regular-season games -- sitting out only the meaningless 2017 finale. Kelce has also topped 70 receptions 3 straight years, including 80+ the past 2.
|Projected Missed||Probability of injury per game ?||Probablity of injury in the season ?|
|Jan 6, 2018||Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1||Kelce missed the 2nd half of the Wild Card Round loss to the Titans with a concussion. It was his 2nd of the season.|
|Oct 8, 2017||Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1||Kelce suffered a concussion against the Texans. He was initially cleared to return to the game but showed some short-term memory loss at halftime. Kelce cleared the protocol in time to play the following week.|
|Feb 28, 2017||Shoulder||Kelce had February shoulder surgery that HC Andy Reid indicated was a "cleanup" type procedure. He missed no game time, and it's not clear what the original injury was (which also caused no missed game time).|
|Aug 31, 2015||Pedal Ankle Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1||Kelce suffered an ankle sprain in a preseason practice. He sat out the 4th preseason contest, though HC Andy Reid said he would have played if it were a regular-season game. Kelce returned for Week 1.|
|Oct 19, 2014||Chest Rib Sprain/Pull Unspecified||Kelce sustained a rib injury but played through it. HC Andy Reid called it a sore rib "mostly up in the cartilage area."|
|Sep 3, 2013||Knee Patella Fracture||Kelce had arthroscopic surgery on his bothersome knee, which revealed a cartilage issue that led to a microfracture procedure. He missed all but 1 play of 2013 but didn't lose another game to the knee. Original injury deemed a bone bruise.|