Truesdell was waived by the Jets on Tuesday. Truesdell has now been let go by the Jets twice in the last week and a half. This time, just two days after re-signing with the team, Truesdell was waived in order to create a roster spot for the signing of defensive back Marcus Cooper.
Truesdell was let go by the Jets on Tuesday, Connor Hughes of The Athletic reports. Truesdell was the odd man out after a trade that saw Alex Lewis land in the Big Apple was finally made official. The 29-year-old spent last season on the Vikings' practice squad, and his chances are slim to make an NFL roster at this stage of his career.
Truesdell signed a contract with New York on Sunday. Truesdell spent time with Minnesota's practice squad a season ago before being cut loose. Though his chances of making the 53-man roster are likely slim, he'll compete for a depth role.
The Vikings signed Truesdell to their practice squad Tuesday. The 27-year-old tight end previously joined the Vikings for their offseason program and the preseason before being cut loose in September. Truesdell, who has spent time in the Arena Football League and Indoor Football League since turning pro, is still awaiting his NFL debut.
|* indicates player did not play that week|
|WK||DATE||OPP||OPP RANK||OPP FPTS|
|3||09/22||@New England Patriots||18||7.37|
|7||10/22||New England Patriots||18||7.37|
|10||11/10||New York Giants||19||7.38|
|3 Year Avg||0||0||0||0||0||0.00||0|