• by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Lions claim DT Jerel Worthy off waivers

    The Lions have claimed defensive tackle Jerel Worthy off of waivers from the Chiefs, the team announced on Tuesday. Worthy was waived by Kansas City on Monday. Worthy has been burdened with injuries early on in his career, playing just 16 games in his first three seasons in the league. He has 2 1/2 sacks and 15 tackles in his brief career.

  • by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Chiefs waive DT Jerel Worthy

    The Chiefs announced Monday they have waived defensive tackle Jerel Worthy, whom the team signed to its practice squad in October. Worthy played in 14 games in 2012 with the Packers, but tore his ACL in Week 17 of that season and has only played in two games since then.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Chiefs re-sign Jerel Worthy to practice squad

    Just a few days after being waived from the practice squad, the Chiefs have added defensive lineman Jerel Worthy back to the practice squad on Saturday, per ESPN. Worthy, who suffered a torn ACL in 2012 and spent most of the 2013 season on the PUP list, has yet to take a snap this season.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Patriots chop variety of players in cut-down Saturday

    The Patriots released a mix of veterans and rookies Saturday in cutting their roster down to the required 53. The offensive players now gone are wide receivers Jeremy Gallon and Josh Boyce, tight end Steve Maneri, linemen Chris Martin, Jon Halapio and Braxston Cave and running backs Roy Finch and Jonas Gray. Cut from the defensive side are linebackers Taylor McCuller, Ja'Gared Davis and Steve Beauharnais, linemen Eathyn Manumaleuna, L.T. Tuipulotu, Jake Bequette and Jerel Worthy and defensive backs Shamiel Gary, Kanorris Davis and Dax Swanson.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Notable linebacker among those dispatched by Patriots

    The Patriots have released several players, including former Packers linebacker Jerel Worthy. Also out are running backs Jonas Gray and Roy Finch, defensive linemen Jake Bequette and L.T. Tuipulotu , wide receiver Jeremy Gallon, linebackers Taylor McCuller and Steve Beauharnais and tight end Steve Maneri.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Patriots list inactives for Week 2 of preseason

    According to ESPN Boston, the following players are not expected to dress for the Patriots Friday night against Philadelphia: wide receiver Aaron Dobson, safety Tavon Wilson, safety Kanorris Davis, tight end D.J. Williams, tight end Michael Hoomanawanui, linebacker Cameron Gordon, linebacker Jerod Mayo, linebacker Ja'Gared Davis, linebacker James Anderson, center Bryan Stork, offensive tackle Chris Martin, defensive tackle Dominique Easley, wide receiver Jeremy Gallon, tight end Rob Gronkowski, defensive tackle Ben Bass, defensive tackle Jerel Worthy, defensive tackle Chris Jones, running back Tyler Gaffney, cornerback Alfonzo Dennard and defensive tackle Sealver Siliga.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Patriots trade for Jerel Worthy

    The Patriots have traded for Packers defensive end Jerel Worthy, according to NFL.com. Worthy is a former second-round pick, but the Patriots are only sending a late-round pick to the Packers for the lineman. Worthy picked up 2.5 sacks during his rookie season, but was limited to just two games last season.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Packers list injured players for Week 1 of preseason

    The Packers will be without the following players because of injury: Morgan Burnett (oblique), Tanner Miller (ankle), Colt Lyerla (knee), Don Barclay (knee), Jared Abbrederis (knee), Letroy Guion (hamstring) and Jerel Worthy (back).

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Packers submit Sunday inactive list

    Quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) headlines the list of inactives released Sunday by the Packers. The others are linebacker Nate Palmer, guards JC Tretter and Lane Taylor and defensive end Jerel Worthy.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Three hurt on Packers injury report

    Quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) is the headliner on the injury report released Sunday by the Packers. Defensive end Jarel Worthy (knee) and offensive lineman JC Tretter (ankle) are also injured players on the list. The healthy scratches are defensive end C.J. Wilson, guard Lane Taylor, tight end Jake Stoneburner and linebacker Nate Palmer.