He started his first NFL game at middle linebacker. He has been the starting strong-side linebacker for most of the past two seasons, and finished second on the team in tackles last year. He is moving to the weak side this season.
No one – except Wright, maybe – knew how good he would become, and how quickly. So on his special day, we wish K.J. the happiest of birthdays on the eve of he and his teammates reporting for their training camp physicals on Wednesday.