Top Justin Rigg News
Justin Rigg: Cut loose from practice squad
The Steelers waived Rigg from their practice squad Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Rigg spent time with the Bengals throughout training camp and preseason, but he was later waived by the team prior to the NFL's 53-man roster deadline in late-August. The rookie tight end joined the Steelers' practice squad the following Thursday, but his tenure in Pittsburgh came to a close after the team waived him Tuesday. He'll now wait for another opportunity across the league to make his NFL debut.... See More ... See Less
Justin Rigg: Joins Pittsburgh's practice squad
The Steelers signed Rigg to their practice squad Thursday, Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com reports.
Rigg was waived by the Bengals ahead of Tuesday's 53-man roster deadline, but he quickly found a new home in Pittsburgh via the practice squad. The undrafted rookie out of Kentucky was solid during his first NFL training camp and caught a three-yard touchdown during the Bengals' preseason finale.... See More ... See Less
Justin Rigg: Waived by Cincinnati
The Bengals waived Rigg on Tuesday.
Rigg caught a three-yard touchdown during the Bengals' preseason finale, his only catch of the preseason, but he didn't do enough during training camp to land a spot on the team's initial 53-man roster. The 6-foot-6 tight end signed with Cincinnati in May as an undrafted free agent out of Kentucky, and he may land on the practice squad if he clears waivers.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-6, 263 lbs|
|Birthplace: Dayton, OH|