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Green released; Watson signed

Posted May 18, 2017

Roster moves continue as Ladarius Green was released and Terrell Watson signed.

The Steelers let go of another veteran when they released tight end Ladarius Green, with the designation failed physical. Earlier in the day the team released veteran long snapper Greg Warren.

Green signed with the Steelers as an unrestricted free agent last offseason.

Green played in six games in 2016, starting two of them. He had 18 receptions for 304 yards and a touchdown. His best game with the Steelers was against the Giants in Week 13, when he had six receptions for 110 yards and a touchdown.

In his five NFL seasons, the first four with the San Diego Chargers, Green has 95 receptions for 1,391 yards and 60 touchdowns.

The Steelers also signed running back Terrell Watson, who spent his rookie season on the Cincinnati Bengals practice squad, after signed as an undrafted free agent. He spent part of the 2016 season on the Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos and Philadelphia Eagles practice squads. He was placed on the Eagles’ 53-man roster for the final week of the 2016 regular season.

Transactions

Date Transaction
10/18/2017 Signed OT Jake Rodgers to the Practice Squad; Released WR Justin Thomas from the Practice Squad.
10/16/2017 Signed S Jordan Dangerfield to the Practice Squad; Released S Jacob Hagen from the Practice Squad.
09/28/2017 Signed LB Keith Kelsey to the practice squad; placed LB Matt Galambos on the practice squad/injured list.