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Alex Ellis: Cut by Cardinals
Ellis (undisclosed) was released by Arizona from the reserve/non-football injury list Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Ellis spent time on the Cardinals' practice squad last season, then signed a reserve/future deal with the club in January. Once healthy, Ellis will work to earn another chance in the NFL.... See More ... See Less
Cardinals' Alex Ellis: Joins injury list
Ellis (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/non-football injury football list Friday.
Ellis signed a reserve/future contract with the Cardinals in January, after joining their practice squad in November. The extent of Ellis' injury is not yet known, but it's certainly at least a hiccup in Ellis' quest to earn a spot on the Cardinals' roster for the upcoming season.... See More ... See Less
Cardinals' Alex Ellis: Signs new contract with Cardinals
The Cardinals signed Ellis to a reserve/future contract Wednesday.
The tight end joined the Cardinals' practice squad in November but failed to be elevated for any contests before the conclusion of the 2021 season. Ellis will now return to the team for the 2022 campaign and have another opportunity to crack the active roster.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Signs with practice squad
Ellis signed with the Cardinals' practice squad Tuesday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
Ellis spent time with the Raiders in camp, but he was cut with an injury settlement on Sept. 3 and has been trying to get another opportunity since. With David Wells (hand) and Demetrius Harris (COVID-19) uncertain moving forward, Ellis will provide tight end depth for the Cardinals.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Works out for Chicago
Ellis worked out for the Bears on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.
Ellis was let go by the Raiders after reaching an injury settlement during training camp. The veteran tight end has played for the Jaguars, Chiefs and Eagles since joining the NFL in 2016.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Cut with injury settlement
The Raiders waived Ellis (undisclosed) with an injury settlement Friday, independent NFL journalist Aaron Wilson reports.
Ellis was waived/injured by Las Vegas on Wednesday but will now be free to sign with another team. The specifics of his injury still aren't known, and it's not clear when he'll be able to return to the field.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Alex Ellis: Reverts to injured reserve
Ellis (undisclosed) reverted to the Raiders' injured reserve Thursday, per the NFL's transaction log.
Ellis was waived/injured Wednesday and reverted to injured reserve after clearing waivers Thursday. His season is over, unless he is able to agree on an injury settlement with Las Vegas.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Alex Ellis: Finds new home
Ellis agreed to terms on a contact with the Raiders on Wednesday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
Ellis was cut by the Patriots this offseason after he failed to play a snap with the team during the 2020 season. The Tennessee product has logged just six offensive snaps the past two seasons, so he's not likely to hold any fantasy relevancy heading into the 2021 campaign.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Cut by Patriots
New England cut Ellis on Saturday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
Ellis was let go alongside Darius Kilgo to make room for Xavier Williams and Paul Quessenberry on the roster. He'll look for a chance to latch on in a depth capacity elsewhere.... See More ... See Less
Patriots' Alex Ellis: Signed by New England
Ellis inked a contract with the Patriots on Monday, Doug Kyed of NESN.com reports.
The Patriots were busy signing depth options, as both he and Paul Butler were added to the tight end room Monday. Ellis saw just six offensive snaps in three games with Philadelphia in 2019, so he doesn't seem likely to make a fantasy impact in the upcoming season.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Let go by Eagles
Ellis has been cut by the Eagles, Mike Kaye of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Ellis was let go in order to make room on the roster for Jason Peters. While Ellis played three games with the Eagles last season, he only saw six offensive snaps and did not receive a target. The 27-year-old will now try to find a new opportunity.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Alex Ellis: Inks deal for 2020
Ellis signed a reserve/future contract with the Eagles on Monday.
Ellis played three games with the Eagles this season but logged just six offensive snaps and no targets. He suffered a knee injury in Week 4 and was subsequently let go before returning to the team's practice squad in December. The tight end will aim to carve out a run-blocking role in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Joins Eagles' practice squad
The Eagles signed Ellis to their practice squad Monday, Tim McManus of ESPN.com reports.
Ellis suited up for three games with the Eagles earlier this season before getting placed on injured reserve. It subsequently took him and the team just a week to reach an injury settlement. He now is back on the practice squad and will look to help provide tight end depth if ultimately needed.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Waived off IR
Ellis (knee) reached an injury settlement with the Eagles on Tuesday.
Ellis was waived/injured by the team last week, but reverted to IR after going unclaimed. He will now be free to look for a new opportunity once his health allows it.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Alex Ellis: Moved to IR
Ellis (knee) reverted to injured reserve Monday, Mike Kaye of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
The Eagles cut Ellis with an injury tag last Friday, and he now returns to IR after going unclaimed on waivers. Barring an injury settlement, he'll remain on IR for the rest of the season.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Alex Ellis: Ruled out Sunday
Ellis (knee) was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Jets.
Ellis sustained the knee injury during a Week 4 win in Green Bay and did not practice this week. The Eagles will roll with Zach Ertz and Dalls Goedert as their only two tight ends in Week 5.... See More ... See Less
Alex Ellis: Hits waivers with injury tag
The Eagles waived/injured Ellis (knee) on Friday.
Ellis' injury surfaced Wednesday, and the Eagles will open up a roster spot for cornerback depth by waiving Ellis. If he clears waivers, Ellis will revert to the Eagles' injured reserve where he'll remain unless an injury settlement is reached.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Alex Ellis: Nursing knee injury
Ellis was a non-participant at Wednesday's practice due to a knee injury, Jeff McLane of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Ellis played five offensive snaps and 16 snaps on special teams in Thursday's win over the Packers and apparently suffered the knee injury. The severity remains unclear, but if the 26-year-old is unable to advance to full participation by Friday, he'll likely receive an injury designation.... See More ... See Less
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