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Jason Croom: Gets medical clearance
Croom (knee) received full medical clearance Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Croom, currently a free agent, suffered a torn ACL back in August of 2021. The veteran tight end can now make a push to sign somewhere in the league as a depth option. He may end up inking a practice squad deal.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Progressing in recovery
Croom (knee) is making progress in his recovery and has resumed running, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Croom sustained a torn ACL in mid-August and missed the entire 2021 campaign, but he's expected to make a full recovery. He's slated to become an unrestricted free agent during the offseason, but it's possible that he could be able to return to the field early in the 2022 season.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Lands on IR
Croom (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday after tearing his right patella tendon, NFL reporter Aaron Wilson reports.
As expected, Croom's MRI showed a full tear of his patella tendon, and his 2021 campaign is now over. The 27-year-old has appeared in just four NFL games since 2018, when he played in 15 contests and caught 22 passes -- including one touchdown -- for the Bills.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Serious injury feared
Croom (knee) is believed to have suffered a right patella tendon injury in Thursday's preseason loss to the Patriots, NFL reporter Aaron Wilson reports.
Croom is undergoing an MRI to diagnose the full extent of his injury, and if a patella tendon tear is confirmed, it will only be a matter of time before the Eagles officially rule him out for the 2021 season. Across four appearances for Philadelphia last season, Croom turned his only target into a three-yard touchdown.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Suffers knee injury
Croom has been ruled out for the remainder of Thursday's preseason game due to a knee injury.
Croom was targeted on the second play of the second quarter Thursday, but he sustained an injury on the play. The tight end was put into an air cast and carted off the field, Dave Zangaro of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports. The specifics of the issue aren't yet clear, but the 27-year-old appears to be dealing with a relatively serious injury.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Promoted to active roster
Croom was promoted to the Eagles' active roster Friday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Croom hasn't logged an offensive snap for the Eagles since Week 8, but he now rejoins the active roster and will provide depth at tight end behind Zach Ertz with Dallas Goedert nursing a calf injury.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Back in Philadelphia
Croom signed a contract with the Eagles' practice squad Wednesday.
Croom was waived by the Eagles on Tuesday, but rejoined the team on the practice squad after going unclaimed. The 26-year-old has suited up in four games with the Eagles this season, recording a three-yard touchdown reception on his lone target.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Lands on waivers
The Eagles waived Croom on Tuesday, Vincent Bonsignore of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Croom began the 2020 season on Philadelphia's practice squad, but he has played four games, recording a three-yard touchdown reception on his lone target. If he clears waivers, Croom likely will land back on the team's practice squad.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Joins active roster
Croom was signed to the active roster by the Eagles on Wednesday.
Philadelphia released guard Jamon Brown in a corresponding move to make room for the practice squad tight end. Croom caught a three-yard touchdown in his Eagles debut last week, and he should see an expanded role behind Richard Rodgers against the Giants on Thursday with both Zach Ertz (ankle) and Dallas Goedert (ankle) unavailable. Hakeem Butler is also on the roster at the tight end position.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Reverts to practice squad
Croom reverted to the Eagles' practice squad Monday, per the NFL's transaction log.
Croom made an instant impact in his debut, recording three-yard touchdown reception in his only offensive snap in Sunday's loss to the Ravens. He also chipped in seven snaps on special teams. Look for Croom to potentially be called up again soon with Zach Ertz (ankle) set to miss a couple weeks.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Picks up second career TD
Croom recorded a three-yard touchdown reception Sunday in the Eagles' 30-28 loss to the Ravens.
Making his team debut, Croom took the field as part of the Eagles' goal-line package in the fourth quarter and was able to find paydirt on his lone offensive snap of the contest. With top tight end Zach Ertz (ankle) expected to miss the next 3-to-4 weeks after exiting early in Sunday's contest, Croom should stick on the Eagles' active roster for the team's Week 7 game against the Giants on Thursday night. Ertz's absence may open up some more snaps for Croom, but expect Richard Rodgers to dominate the work at the position.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Back on active roster
Croom returned to the Eagles' active roster Saturday, Mike Kaye of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Croom was demoted to the practice squad prior to Week 5. However, he will be back with the team for Sunday's game against the Ravens. He will presumably provide depth at tight end behind Zach Ertz , Richard Rodgers and Hakeem Butler.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Demoted to practice squad
Croom has reverted to Philadelphia's practice squad, per the NFL's transaction log.
The former Bill made his first NFL appearance in two years during Philadelphia's Week 5 loss to the Steelers, though he only garnered two offensive snaps and seven special-teams snaps. Dallas Goedert (ankle) must sit out at least one more week after landing on injured reserve Sept. 29, but the Eagles seemingly feel comfortable with Richard Rodgers and Hakeem Butler as secondary options at tight end heading into a matchup against the Ravens.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Jason Croom: Earns promotion Sunday
Croom was elevated to the Eagles' active roster from the practice squad Saturday.
With Dallas Goedert (ankle) hitting IR last week, the team elected to have in-house reinforcements to its 53-man roster. Croom last suited up in game action in 2018, when he racked up 22 catches for 259 yards and a touchdown with the Bills. If he suits up for Week 5, he'll likely be used as a blocking tight end and on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Joins Philly practice squad
Croom signed with the Eagles' practice squad Tuesday, Dave Zangaro of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Croom's signing gives the franchise some added depth at tight end in the wake of Dallas Goedert's ankle injury. If Croom impresses in practice, he could work his way up to the game-day roster.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Let go by practice squad
The Bills cut Croom (hamstring) from the practice squad Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Croom hasn't played an NFL snap since 2019, when he recorded a 22-259-1 line. He'll look to get healthy and secure another practice squad role elsewhere.... See More ... See Less
Jason Croom: Can't survive final cut
The Bills cut Croom (hamstring) on Saturday, according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle per a league source.
Dawson Knox and Tyler Kroft are both healthy entering the season and the Bills have several other tight ends in the mix. In the end, Croom's battle with injuries and lack of development the last season or so cost him a spot on the team.... See More ... See Less
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