After joining the Packers in mid-December last season, Tripp appeared in the team's final two regular season contests as well as all three postseason games but logged just five tackles along the way. He'll likely remain in a rotational role at inside linebacker next season and see the majority of his action on special teams.
Tripp has been promoted to the Packers' active roster, Adam Caplan of ESPN reports.
Tripp will add to the Packers' depth at linebacker.
Tripp (thigh) was waived with an injury settlement Friday, Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio KJR reports.
Tripp, a third-year linebacker out of Montana, landed on IR at the beginning of December due to a deep thigh bruise. He recorded just one tackle in seven appearances this season.
Tripp (thigh) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio KJR reports.
Tripp, who logged his second career start last Sunday, is nursing a deep thigh bruise. Thankfully for the Seahawks, starting OLB Mike Morgan was ready to be activated from IR on Saturday and could instantly slot back into the starting lineup.
Tripp (thigh) has been ruled out for Sunday's tilt with the Panthers.
Tripp missed practice all week due to an undisclosed thigh injury and will now watch Sunday's game unfold from the sidelines. With the reserve linebacker out, look for Dewey McDonald to see an expanded role on defense.
|P2||8/19/17||@ WAS||7:30 pm|
|P3||8/26/17||@ DEN||9:00 pm|
|2||9/17/17||@ ATL||8:30 pm|
|5||10/8/17||@ DAL||4:25 pm|
|6||10/15/17||@ MIN||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 8|
|10||11/12/17||@ CHI||1:00 pm|
|12||11/26/17||@ PIT||8:30 pm|
|14||12/10/17||@ CLE||1:00 pm|
|15||12/17/17||@ CAR||1:00 pm|
|17||12/31/17||@ DET||1:00 pm|
|2016||Green Bay Packers||2||1||1.0||0||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|