The Jacksonville Jaguars announced Monday that they’ve activated DE Josh Allen from the COVID-19 list and waived CB Corey Straughter.
We have activated DE/OLB Josh Allen from the Reserve/COVID-19 list.
— Jacksonville Jaguars (@Jaguars) August 30, 2021
Allen, 24, is a former first-round pick of the Jaguars back in 2019. He’s currently in the third year of his four-year, $22,742,636 rookie contract that included a $14,560,100 signing bonus.
The Jaguars will have a fifth-year option for the 2023 season on Allen.
In 2020, Allen appeared in eight games for the Jaguars and recorded 13 tackles, 2.5 sacks and one pass defense.