The Colts announced the release of linebacker Shaun Phillips on Monday. Phillips appeared in five games during the 2014 season and totaled seven tackles. During his 11-year career, Phillips recorded 561 tackles and 81 1/2 sacks.
The Colts have waived Victor Butler and claimed fellow inside linebacker Shaun Phillips off waivers from the Titans. Butler was re-signed Monday after losing his roster spot six days earlier.
The Titans are expected to release veteran linebacker Shaun Phillips on Tuesday, according to the Tennessean. Phillips had 10 sacks last season with the Broncos, but registered 19 total tackles and two sacks in 11 games this season with Tennessee.
Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt said Monday linebacker Shaun Phillips suffered a hip injury and linebacker Quentin Groves suffered an ankle injury Sunday against the Redskins. Phillips is headed for an MRI and Whisenhunt added he didn't know the status of either player for Week 8 vs. Houston.
Free agent defensive end Shaun Phillips signed a two-year deal worth up to $6 million with the Titans, reports the Tennessean. Phillips had 10 sacks for the Broncos last season.