The Panthers parted ways with 21 players Saturday. The club cut LB Denicos Allen, CB Carrington Byndom, G Derek Dennis, CB James Dockery, LB Adarius Glanton, WR Tavarres King, S Robert Lester, WR Marcus Lucas, T Andrew McDonald, S Tom Nelson, DT Drake Nevis, RB Darrin Reaves, DT Micanor Regis, LB D.J. Smith, CB Josh Thomas, DT Casey Walker, FB Michael Zordich, T Kevin Hughes, TE Mike McNeill, S Anderson Russell and G Chris Scott.
The Panthers claimed defensive tackle Drake Nevis off waivers from the Jaguars, reports ESPN's Adam Caplan. He played in 12 games for the Cowboys and Jags last year.
The Jaguars have placed defensive tackles Brandon Deaderick and Roy Miller on IR with a shoulder injury that had him sidelined Sunday against Tennessee. They signed defensive tackles Kyle Love and Drake Nevis to take their place on the roster.
The Cowboys put linebacker Justin Durant (hamstring) on injured reserve and waived defensive tackle Drake Nevis and linebacker Kyle Bosworth. Dallas also cut running back George Winn from its practice squad. Linebacker Orie Lemon re-signed with the team after being cut last week.
The Cowboys released defensive end Jerome Long and signed defensive lineman Drake Nevis, reports ESPN Dallas.