James was signed to the Eagles' active roster Tuesday.
James, who previously resided on Philadelphia's practice squad, logged 11 special-teams snaps compared to one defensive snap for the Eagles in Week 2 against Atlanta. He figures to again serve as depth/special-teams player during Thursday's game against the Packers, but that could change quickly if an injury forces another cornerback to join starter Ronald Darby (hamstring) on the sidelines. Wide receiver Greg Ward was waived in a corresponding transaction.
James was cut by Philadelphia on Tuesday.
James played 12 snaps in the Eagles' Week 2 loss to Atlanta, 11 of which came on special teams, but he now finds himself without an NFL home. At just 23 years of age, time remains on James' side. While he's likely to find a new team before long, don't expect the young corner to be fantasy relevant in 2019.
James was promoted to Minnesota's 53-man roster from their practice squad Tuesday.
James spent the last six weeks on the Vikings' practice squad before achieving a promotion. The rookie out of Southern Illinois will likely hold a limited depth role in the secondary while he remains on the roster.
James (hamstring) was waived with an injury settlement by the Vikings on Friday, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
James sustained the hamstring injury in the preseason finale Aug. 31 and was waived/injured by the Vikings at roster cutdowns a couple days later. The 22-year-old reverted to injured reserve after clearing waivers but can now sign elsewhere after reaching the injury settlement.
James (hamstring) cleared waivers and reverted to injured reserve, according to the league's official transaction log.
It isn't clear what kind of injury James is dealing with, but he's nonetheless stuck on IR through the end of the league year unless he agrees to an injury settlement.
James (hamstring) was waived/injured by the Vikings on Saturday.
James was always considered a long shot to make the Vikings' final roster. He'll now revert to the team's injured reserve once he clears waivers.
James left Thursday's preseason game against the Titans with a hamstring injury, Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
James was listed doubtful to return, although the severity of the injury is not known. The 22-year-old out of Southern Illinois is fighting for a roster spot as a depth cornerback.