The Bills signed cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks , the team announced on Tuesday. Buffalo is preparing for its preseason opener and suffered a rash of injuries in the secondary. Westbrooks was a seventh-round draft pick of Cincinnati last year and waived/injured at the end of training camp.
The Bengals waived linebacker J.K. Schaffer (concussion) and cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks (thumb) with injury designations. Cincy also waived linebacker James Davidson and quarterback Matt Scott to reach the 75-man roster limit.
The following players aren't expected to play for the Bengals Sunday night against Arizona, the team announced: Quarterback AJ McCarron, quarterback Tyler Wilson, wide receiver Dane Sanzenbacher, cornerback Darqueze Dennard, running back Rex Burkhead, linebacker J.K. Schaffer, offensive lineman Andre Smith, tight end Tyler Eifert, wide receiver Marvin Jones and cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks.
The Bengals on Thursday signed cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks, who was drafted in the seventh round from Georgia Southern, to a four-year contract. Westbrooks will compete to make the final roster as a reserve defensive back and on special teams.