Edison played in six games for the Bears during his rookie season. Entering his second year, the 23-year-old will look to make Atlanta his new home for the long term. He'll likely serve as a backup lineman throughout training camp with the chance to move into a starting role depending on how well he performs during preseason.
Edison was waived by the Bears on Monday.
Edison was waived just three days after being called up from the practice squad. He'll be eligible for a return to the practice squad if he clears waivers.
Edison was signed to the Bears' active roster Friday.
Edison's call up from the practice squad was his second of the season. He'll operate as a reserve lineman once again.
Edison's promotion is likely the result of guard Kyle Long headed to injured reserve. Edison will be a reserve option for the Bears along their offensive line.
|8||10/29/17||@ CLE||9:30 am|
|Bye: Week 9|
|10||11/12/17||@ WAS||1:00 pm|
|12||11/23/17||@ DET||12:30 pm|
|13||12/3/17||@ ATL||1:00 pm|
|14||12/10/17||@ CAR||1:00 pm|
|16||12/23/17||@ GB||8:30 pm|