The Steelers made a variety of roster moves Sunday. The team announced the signing of running back Jawon Chisholm and the release of tight end Michael Egnew. Moreover, the team waived/injured running back Ross Scheuerman.
The Jaguars have released tight end Michael Egnew from the practice squad, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Egnew started five games with the Dolphins last season. He signed with the Lions and was initially sent to the practice squad. Egnew was released by the club in August.
The Jaguars signed tight end Michael Egnew to their practice squad and waived offensive lineman Cody Booth, reports the National Football Post. He was released by the Lions last month.
The Lions filled their entire 10-man practice squad, signing guard Rodney Austin, tight end Michael Egnew, fullback Emil Igwenagu, safety Nate Ness, receiver Andrew Peacock, defensive tackle Xavier Proctor, cornerback Mohammed Seisay, linebacker Julian Stanford, offensive tackle Michael Williams and running back George Winn.
The Lions have announced all their cuts in getting their roster down to 53. The offensive players released are fullback Chad Abram, quarterback James Franklin, linemen Michael Williams, Garrett Reynolds and Darren Keyton, wide receiver Kris Durham, running backs George Winn and Michael Egnew. The defenders gone are cornerbacks Chris Greenwood, Mohammed Seisay, Nate Ness, Aaron Hester and Jonte Green, end Darryl Tapp and linebacker Shamari Benton. Placekicker Giorgio Tavecchio and punter Drew Butler have also been cut.
|* indicates player did not play that week|
|WK||DATE||OPP||OPP RANK||OPP FPTS|
|2||09/18||@New York Giants||32||11.38|
|4||10/02||@San Diego Chargers||22||8.00|
|7||10/23||@Kansas City Chiefs||5||5.67|
|9||11/06||@San Francisco 49ers||7||6.13|
|12||11/27||Los Angeles Rams||25||8.25|
|14||12/11||@Tampa Bay Buccaneers||11||6.50|
|16||12/24||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||11||6.50|
|3 Year Avg||4||2||23||0||1||11.50||2|