McGill was claimed off waivers from the Chargers in early October, but was waived shortly after due to a failed physical. It appears whatever issue he was dealing with has been sorted out, as he will join the Eagles as a depth lineman for Sunday's game against the Cowboys.
McGill (undisclosed) worked out for the Eagles on Monday, Adam Caplan of SiriusXM Radio reports.
The Eagles claimed McGill off waivers from the Chargers back in early October, though he was waived shortly after when McGill was unable to pass his physical. It's unlikely the Eagles would bring him in for a workout if he wasn't healthy, but it doesn't seem that the two sides struck a deal after the workout.
McGill was waived by the Eagles on Wednesday following a failed physical.
Philadelphia brought in McGill in hopes of bolstering their defensive front, but the big fella wasn't in as good of shape as the team had hoped. McGill has tallied 18 tackles over his four-year career.
The Chargers waived McGill -- who was inactive for every game this season -- on Saturday, leaving him open to waiver claims. With Haloti Ngata (calf) dealing with an injury, the Eagles were in need of defensive line depth, and the team is hoping McGill can provide that. McGill has 28 tackles and five sacks in his career.
The Chargers waived McGill on Saturday, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.
With Corey Liuget reinstated from his four-game suspension, McGill was the odd man out. He didn't suit up with the Chargers this season. His history as a depth pass rusher could get him scooped off waivers, and the Chargers may look to keep him on their practice squad otherwise.
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