The Eagles announced 17 roster moves on Monday, including activating DT Fletcher Cox and 10 other players from the COVID-19 list.
Roster Moves: Eagles have activated LB Genard Avery, DT Fletcher Cox, S Marcus Epps, TE Dallas Goedert, G Nate Herbig, RB Jordan Howard, CB Avonte Maddox, S Rodney McLeod, RB Boston Scott, LB Alex Singleton, and TE Jack Stoll from the Reserve/COVID-19 list. pic.twitter.com/0vshdCGQO8
— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) January 10, 2022
The full list includes:
- LB Genard Avery
- S Marcus Epps
- TE Dallas Goedert
- G Nate Herbig
- RB Jordan Howard
- CB Avonte Maddox
- S Rodney McLeod
- RB Boston Scott
- LB Alex Singleton
- TE Jack Stoll
The Eagles also placed TE Tyree Jackson, WR JJ Arcega-Whiteside and C Brett Toth on injured reserve. The team promoted RB Jason Huntley to the active roster and released K Matthew McCrane and RB Kerryon Johnson from the practice squad.
Cox, 31, is a former first-round pick of the Eagles back in 2012. He’s currently in the sixth year of his seven-year, $110.79 million contract that includes $63 million guaranteed.
Cox stands to make base salaries of $15 million and $16.1 million over the final two years of his contract.
In 2021, Cox has appeared in 16 games for the Eagles and recorded 35 tackles, 3.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, a recovery and a defensive touchdown.