The Falcons trimmed their roster down to 53 on Saturday, cutting the following players: LB Pat Angerer, DL Nosa Eguae, RB Maurice Hagens, CB Jordan Mabin, WR Freddie Martino S Kimario McFadden, OL Pat McQuistan, TE Jacob Pedersen, OL Adam Replogle, DL Donte Rumph, LB Yawin Smallwood, RB Josh Vaughan, CB Ricardo Allen, S Sean Baker, WR Jeremy Ebert, G Harland Gunn, OT Terren Jones, WR Bernard Reedy, DT Travian Robertson, TE Mickey Shuler, LB Jacques Smith, WR Geraldo Boldewijn
Former Jaguars receiver Jeremy Ebert signed with the Falcons, according to his agent. Ebert played in five games with Jacksonville last year, making three catches.
Jaguars wideout Jeremy Ebert (ankle) will likely be placed Friday on IR, the team website has reported. He sustained the injury in practice on Wednesday. Ebert has just three receptions for 18 yards this season.
Jaguars wide receiver Jeremy Ebert was carted off the practice field Wednesday with a lower leg injury that was being evaluated. Ebert has just three catches for 18 yards this season, but could receive increased reps in the battered Jacksonville receiving corps in the last two games if healthy enough to play.
The Jaguars backup pass catchers did little Week 15 against the Bills. Wide receiver Kerry Taylor had the best game of the bunch, catching four passes for 42 yards. He was targeted five times. Mike Brown caught three passes for 20 yards. Jeremy Ebert caught one pass for 8 yards. They'll take on the Titans Week 16.
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