The Buccaneers have announced several roster moves on Tuesday. The team signed tight ends Cameron Brate and D.J. Williams to the active roster. Tampa Bay also waived wide receiver Marcus Thigpen, tight end Ted Bolser and cornerback Quinton Pointer from the practice squad, per the team's official website.
The Buccaneers have released cornerback Quinton Pointer on Saturday, according to NFL.com. Pointer spent his first two seasons with the Rams and appeared in only eight games over that span before signing with Tampa Bay in the offseason. He has registered six total tackles.
The Rams ruled receiver Tavon Austin (ankle), guard Harvey Dahl, offensive tackle Mike Person, defensive end Sammy Brown, running back Daryl Richardson (thigh), cornerback Quinton Pointer and defensive tackle Matt Conrath inactive for the game at Seattle.
Among the Rams inactive list for Week 16 are two offensive players who are sidelined by injuries. Wide receiver Tavon Austin (ankle) and running back Daryl Richardson (thigh) headline the team's inactive list, as unveiled prior to kickoff Sunday against the Buccaneers. Additionally, offensive linemen Harvey Dahl, Mike Person (illness) and Brandon Washington, defensive lineman Matt Conrath and defensive back Quinton Pointer are all out of uniform for Sunday's game.
Wideout Tavon Austin (ankle) and guard Harvey Dahl (knee) highlight the injury report produced Sunday by the Rams. Also among the injured on the list is running back Daryl Richardson (thigh). The healthy scratches are defensive tackle Jermelle Cudjo, tackle Mike Person, defensive back Quinton Pointer and guard Brandon Washington.