Ellebee (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve by the Seahawks on Saturday, Michael-Shawn Dugar of The Athletic reports. Ellerbee played in seven games between the Chargers and Seahawks last season and finished the year in Seattle without recording a tackle. The specifics of the injury remain unclear, but the 22-year-old will now be out for the season unless he agrees to an injury settlement.
Ellerbee was promoted to the Seahawks' 53-man roster Saturday, Michael-Shawn Dugar of The Athletic reports. Ellerbee was waived by Seattle in early November and has since been on the team's practice squad. The 22-year-old has yet to play a defensive snap over four games with the Chargers and Seahawks this season.
Ellerbee was waived by the Chargers on Saturday. Ellerbee was claimed by the Chargers off waivers in early September but played in only three games this season without registering a statistic. Running back Detrez Newsome was signed to the 53-man roster in his place.
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