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Basic StatsGeorge Kittle's Basic Stats

George Kittle
ADP: 5.9
Bye: 9
Experience: 7
Age: 30.5
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 250
40 Time: 4.52
Speed Score: 117.70
SPARQx (Rank): 124.10 (91%)
Burst Score (Rank): 127.30 (90%)
Agility Score (Rank): 10.83 (99%)
Catch Radius (Rank): 10.36 (95%)

Injury PredictorGeorge Kittle's Injury Guide

Very High Risk

Chance of Injury in 2024


% chance misses at least 2 quarters

Chance of Injury per Game


1- 17√1-% Inj/Season

Projected Games Missed 2024




Ability to produce despire relatively minor injuries. 5 being most durable

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Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Aug 1, 2017 NFL Thigh Hamstring Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1 Kittle missed about a week of training camp with a hamstring injury. He was ready for Week 1.
Nov 5, 2017 NFL Pedal Ankle Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1 Kittle missed 1 game with a sprained ankle.
Oct 15, 2016 Non-NFL Pedal Foot Sprain Kittle injured his right foot against Purdue on October 15. He was limited the rest of the season and missed 2 games.
Aug 9, 2018 NFL Shoulder A/C Joint Separation Kittle separated his right shoulder in the preseason opener. There was no structural damage.
Oct 31, 2019 NFL Knee Patella Sprain Kittle suffered an injury to his knee in Week 9 game vs. the Cardinals. He missed two games
Aug 27, 2020 NFL Thigh Hamstring Strain Grade 2 Kittle dealt with a tight hamstring during the training camp
Sep 13, 2020 NFL Knee MCL Sprain Grade 2 Kittle was diagnosed with a sprained left knee in the wake of Week 1's loss to the Cardinals. He missed two games
Nov 1, 2020 NFL Pedal Foot Fracture Kittle suffered a small fracture in his foot during Week 8's loss to the Seahawks. He was placed on IR
Sep 26, 2021 NFL Leg Calf Strain Kittle emerged from the 49ers' Week 3 loss to the Packers with a calf injury. He played through it in the next game before being placed on IR.
Dec 15, 2021 NFL Knee Strain Grade 1 Kittle dealt with a knee soreness ahead of the Week 15 game against Atlanta.
Sep 5, 2022 NFL Inguinal Groin Strain Grade 2 Kittle missed the first 2 games.
Aug 9, 2023 NFL Inguinal Groin Pull Grade 1 Kittle is expected to miss about one week of practice

Basic StatsGeorge Kittle's Preseason Player Analysis

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8:51am EST 2/8/24

George Kittle limited Wednesday with toe injury

49ers TE George Kittle (toe) got in a limited practice on Wednesday. He's fully expected to play in the Super Bowl this weekend, but we'll keep you updated on his status over the next few days.

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49ers HC Kyle Shanahan said Monday that TE George Kittle is "day-to-day" with a toe injury suffered in the NFC Championship. It doesn't sound like he's in danger of missing the Super Bowl in two weeks, but we'll keep you updated on his status. Kittle gets a Chiefs defense that finished the regular season 14th in adjusted fantasy points allowed to TEs.

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49ers TE George Kittle (groin) is expected to play vs. the Steelers today, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. Kittle was limited in practice all week and comes with a bit more risk than usual today. But he belongs in fantasy lineups, especially considering all the other injury issues at TE.

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49ers TE George Kittle (groin) is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game vs. the Steelers. He was limited in practice all week. We’ll look for further updates on Kittle’s status. It’s a 1 pm ET kickoff, so we’ll get San Francisco’s inactives around 11:30 am on Sunday.

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49ers TE George Kittle (groin) remained limited in Thursday's practice. We're tentatively expecting him to play in this weekend's opener vs. the Steelers, but we'll see how Kittle is listed on the final injury report tomorrow.

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