Falcons Re-Sign OL John Wetzel, Waive P Matt Wile

The Atlanta Falcons announced Tuesday that they have waived P Matt Wile with an injury settlement and re-signed OL John Wetzel to the active roster.

  • The Falcons also signed tight end Carson Meier to their practice squad.

Here’s the Falcons updated practice squad:

  1. WR Christian Blake
  2. S Chris Cooper
  3. QB Danny Etling
  4. OL Sean Harlow
  5. DT Jacob Tuioti-Mariner
  6. DT Justin Zimmer
  7. WR Brandon Powell
  8. OT Lukayus McNeil
  9. LB Ahmad Thomas
  10. TE Carson Meier

Wetzel, 27, originally signed on with the Raiders as an undrafted free agent out of Boston College back in 2013. He lasted just a few months in Oakland before catching on with the Cowboys mid-season.

Wetzel spent a few years with the Cowboys before having brief stints with the Colts and Cardinals. He signed a one-year deal with the Falcons this past April has been on and off of their roster this season. 

In 2018, Wetzel played in eight games for the Cardinals, starting five. 

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