This opens a three-week window of time for the Eagles to activate himErtz from injured reserve and add him to their 53-man roster.
Ertz, 29, is a former second-round pick of the Eagles back in 2013. He’s in the fifth year of his six-year, $43.64 million contract that included $20 million guaranteed.
Ertz stands to make base salaries of $7.25 million (2020), and $7.75 million (2021) over the remainder of his deal.
In 2020, Ertz has appeared in six games for the Eagles and caught 24 passes for 178 yards receiving and one touchdown.