The Atlanta Falcons announced that they have activated CB Kendall Sheffield from injured reserve. They have also released TE Parker Hesse and are elevating WR Juwan Green and CB Chris Williamson for their game in London.
We have made the following transactions:
– Activated Kendall Sheffield from IR to the 53-man roster
– Elevated Juwan Green and Chris Williamson from the practice squad
– Released Parker Hesse https://t.co/UTm2Mq2fvv
— Atlanta Falcons (@AtlantaFalcons) October 9, 2021
Sheffield, 25, is a former fourth-round pick by the Falcons in the 2019 NFL Draft out of Ohio State. He’s entering the third year of his four-year, $3.3 million rookie contract and is set to earn a base salary of $850,000 this season and $965,000 in 2022.
In 2020, Sheffield appeared in 13 games and recorded 50 total tackles, no interceptions, one forced fumble, and three pass defenses.