Hill, a third-round pick in 2013, split time last season between the Seahawks, Jaguars and Redskins, making four appearances in total. Although his career numbers are mostly underwhelming, the defensive tackle posted 5.5 sacks in 2014, and will look to regain similar form in Detroit.
Hill was held out of practice all week and will be missing his second straight game due to his calf injury. Sen'Derrick Marks and Sheldon Day figure to see extra snaps once again with Hill out.
Hill has been ruled out of Saturday's contest against the Texans due to a calf injury.
Hill hasn't practiced all week after injuring his calf in Week 15. The severity of his injury remains unclear and his status for Week 17 is uncertain as well. Sen'Derrick Marks and Sheldon Day may see some extra time with Hill sidelined.
Hill was claimed off waivers by the Jaguars on Monday, The Washington Post's Master Tesfatsion reports.
Hill was scooped up by the Redskins after the Seahawks released him from its IR list in mid-October, but Washington elected to part ways with Hill on Saturday in order to bring in a long snapper. Now in Jacksonville, Hill joins a defensive tackle group already five-deep at the position.
Hill was released by the Redskins on Saturday, ESPN's Adam Caplan reports.
Hill signed with Washington in early November after parting ways with Seattle, but hasn't played in a single game this season due to a hamstring injury. The Redskins needed his roster spot in order to sign long snapper Rick Lovato.
|P1||8/13/17||@ IND||1:30 pm|
|P4||8/31/17||@ BUF||7:00 pm|
|2||9/18/17||@ NYG||8:30 pm|
|4||10/1/17||@ MIN||1:00 pm|
|6||10/15/17||@ NO||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 7|
|9||11/6/17||@ GB||8:30 pm|
|11||11/19/17||@ CHI||1:00 pm|
|13||12/3/17||@ BAL||1:00 pm|
|14||12/10/17||@ TB||1:00 pm|
|16||12/24/17||@ CIN||1:00 pm|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|