This knocks him out for tonight’s game against the New England Patriots.
Buffalo confirmed the move and announced they have elevated LB Joe Giles-Harris and DT Eli Ankou from the practice squad.
-LB AJ Klein placed on Reserve/Covid-19 list
-DT Eli Ankou and LB Joe Giles-Harris were elevated from the practice squad for tonight’s game
— Buffalo Bills PR (@BuffaloBillsPR) December 6, 2021
Klein, 28, is a former fifth-round pick of the Panthers back in 2013. He played out his four-year, $2,351,300 contract before signing on with the Saints in 2017.
The Bills signed Klein to a three-year, $18 million deal in 2020.
In 2021, Klein has appeared in 11 games and recorded 31 total tackles, one fumble recovery and three pass deflections.