RENTON, Wash.: The Seattle Seahawks continued shuffling their roster Tuesday, inserting tight finish Colby Parkinson, cornerback Tre Brown and cornerback Nigel Warrior on injured reserve.
Seattle crammed the open roster spots by selling extensive receiver Penny Hart and John Reid from the follow squad and signing free agent cornerback Blessuan Austin.
Parkinson and Brown had been dominated out for the opener however the transfer to position them on injured reserve means theyll miss at the least the primary three video games. Parkinson has been sidelined by a foot harm, whereas Brown has been out as a consequence of a knee sprain. Warrior didn’t follow Monday.
Austin has began 16 video games over his first two seasons within the league with the New York Jets, together with 10 final yr. Austin had 63 tackles final season however has but to document an interception.
He joins a closely revamped group of cornerbacks. Seattle will go into the opener in opposition to Indianapolis with D.J. Reed and Tre Flowers as starters, with Sidney Jones IV, Austin and Reid as reserves. Reid and Jones had been each acquired in trades within the latter levels of coaching camp.
Seattle additionally signed cornerback Gavin Heslop to the follow squad and launched former Baylor basketball star Mark Very important. Very important had signed final week as a good finish prospect.
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