Isaiah Zuber

Las Vegas Raiders
Wide Receiver #19
Las Vegas Raiders
Wide Receiver #19

Isaiah Zuber News

Added to practice squad

The Raiders signed Zuber to their practice squad Wednesday.

Analysis: Zuber was waived by the Raiders on Wednesday but landed a spot on the team's practice squad a day later. The 25-year-old hasn't seen regular-season action in the NFL since 2020, when he secured both of his targets for 29 yards while rushing twice for 21 yards in four appearances with the Patriots.

Aug 31, 2022 4:06 PM EST


Does not make team

Zuber was waived by the Raiders on Tuesday.

Analysis: Zuber was competing for a role providing depth at wide receiver and ultimately came up short. He will now have a chance to potentially land on the practice squad if he clears waivers or else he will need to look for a new landing spot.

Aug 30, 2022 4:42 PM EST



Signed by Raiders

Zuber has agreed to a contract with the Raiders.

Analysis: Zuber has had practice squad stints with the 49ers, Browns and Jets in the past year. He was originally drafted by the Patriots in 2020. The Mississippi State product will look now look to make an impression in training camp.

Jul 19, 2022 4:17 PM EST


Let go by Jets

Zuber was released from the Jets' practice squad Thursday.

Analysis: Zuber joined New York's practice squad last week but will only end up spending one week with the team. He has yet to appear in a game this season after catching two passes for 29 yards and rushing twice for 21 yards and two contests for the Patriots in 2020.

Dec 30, 2021 2:48 PM EST


Joins Jets' practice squad

The Jets signed Zuber to their practice squad Wednesday, Ethan Greenberg of the Jets' official site reports.

Analysis: Zuber was released from Cleveland's practice squad in mid-November, but he'll land a spot on the Jets' practice squad just over a month later. He appeared in four games with the Patriots last year and secured both of his targets for 29 yards while rushing twice for 21 yards.

Dec 22, 2021 12:46 PM EST



Released by Browns

Zuber was released from the Browns' practice squad Tuesday, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

Analysis: Zuber signed with Cleveland's practice in early November but didn't last long with his new team. He's also spent time with San Francisco and New England this season and will now look for his next opportunity.

Nov 16, 2021 1:17 PM EST


Joins Cleveland's practice squad

Zuber was signed to Cleveland's practice squad Tuesday.

Analysis: Zuber spent time with the Patriots and 49ers this season, but he failed to solidify a spot on either team. With Odell Beckham's release, the Browns signed Ja'Marcus Bradley from their practice squad to their 53-man roster, which made room for Zuber on the practice squad.

Nov 9, 2021 2:21 PM EST


Cut from practice squad

The 49ers released Zuber from the practice squad Tuesday.

Analysis: Zuber played four games for the Patriots as an undrafted rookie last year, recording two receptions for 29 yards and two rushes for 21 yards. He'll likely need to settle for a practice-squad role elsewhere.

Sep 14, 2021 5:17 PM EST


Cut by New England

The Patriots waived Zuber on Tuesday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: Zuber spent last season bouncing between New England's active roster and practice squad, so he could reprise a similar role during the 2021 season if he goes unclaimed on waivers. In four appearances last season, Zuber secure both of his targets for 29 yards.

Aug 31, 2021 9:04 AM EST


Signs deal with Patriots

Zuber signed a contract with the Patriots on Monday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.comreports.

Analysis: Zuber spent the 2020 season bouncing back and forth from the practice squad to the active squad, and has officially landed a spot on the reserves/future list. The receiver caught his solo target for 13 yards this season and rushed two times for 21 yards.

Jan 4, 2021 2:46 PM EST


Sent back to practice squad

Zuber reverted to the Patriots' practice squad Monday after catching his lone target for 13 yards during a 24-21 Week 8 loss to the Bills.

Analysis: Zuber was one of just six Patriots to garner a target during the AFC East clash, as wideouts Julian Edelman (knee) and N'Keal Harry (concussion) were both forced to sit out. Sunday marked Zuber's fourth appearance of 2020, though the Mississippi State product has been limited to 26 receiving yards and 21 rushing yards on 26 total offensive snaps.

Nov 2, 2020 4:28 PM EST


Bumps to active roster

The Patriots elevated Zuber to the active roster Saturday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Analysis: Zuber has been used as a gadget in the Patriots' offense, as he's caught one 16-yard pass and rushed twice for 21 yards. Julian Edelman (knee) and N'Keal Harry will both be out Sunday against the Bills, but Zuber's still slated to be just the No. 5 wide receiver, projecting for minimal offensive work.

Oct 31, 2020 4:01 PM EST


Back to practice squad

Zuber reverted to the Patriots' practice squad, per the NFL's transaction log.

Analysis: Zuber caught one pass for 16 yards across five offensive snaps in Sunday's loss to the Broncos and will now return to the practice squad.

Oct 19, 2020 7:44 PM EST


Catches lone target

Zuber caught his only target for 16 yards in Sunday's 18-12 loss to the Broncos.

Analysis: Zuber logged five snaps on offense in the game, while working behing the Patriots' top three wideouts, Julian Edelman, Damiere Byrd and N'Keal Harry. In his current depth role, Zuber is off the fantasy radar, but as the team's roster is currently composed, he's an injury or two away from an expanded workload.

Oct 19, 2020 11:49 AM EST


Elevated for Week 6

Zuber was promoted to the Patriots' active roster from the practice squad Saturday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: The 23-year-old is serving as a replacement player to fill the spots vacated by players placed on the COVID-19 list. Zuber has appeared in two games this season and hasn't been targeted in 15 offensive snaps, though he does have two carries for 21 yards.

Oct 17, 2020 9:43 PM EST


Back to practice roster

Zuber reverted to the Patriots' practice squad Tuesday, Jeff Howe of The Athletic reports.

Analysis: Zuber was elevated to the active roster for a second straight week for Monday's loss to the Chiefs. He rushed twice for 21 yards in that stretch but didn't garner a target.

Oct 6, 2020 2:33 PM EST


Elevates from practice squad

The Patriots elevated Zuber to the active roster Monday, Zack Cox of NESN.com reports.

Analysis: This will be Zuber's second straight week on the active roster, as he logged six offensive snaps in Week 3 against the Raiders and recorded a 13-yard carry. He's considered a depth wideout, especially with Gunner Olszewski (foot) back from IR.

Oct 5, 2020 2:05 PM EST


Returns to practice squad

Zuber reverted to the Patriots' practice squad after Sunday's win over the Raiders.

Analysis: The 23-year-old was promoted from the practice squad as an extra player for Sunday's game, and he'll revert to the practice squad after rushing for 13 yards on one carry. Zuber could rejoin the active roster later in the year when New England receives additional depth at wide receiver.

Sep 28, 2020 3:48 PM EST


Logs 13-yard rush

Zuber was on the field for six of a possible 69 snaps on offense in Sunday's 36-20 win over the Raiders, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: Zuber, who turned a sweep play into a 13-yard rush in his NFL debut, remains a depth option at wideout for the Patriots, whether he's on the team's practice squad or active roster.

Sep 28, 2020 10:00 AM EST


Elevated to roster

Zuber was promoted to the 53-man roster by the Patriots on Saturday.

Analysis: Zuber will give the team some extra wide receiver depth with the subpar Raiders secondary coming to town Sunday. The 23-year-old wide receiver is still in search of his first NFL catch.

Sep 26, 2020 3:14 PM EST


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