Patriots Sign LB Jahlani Tavai To Active Roster

According to Field Yates, the Patriots are signing LB Jahlani Tavai from their practice squad to the active roster on Wednesday. 

Jahlani Tavai

Tavai, 24, was taken in the second round out of Hawaii in 2019 by the Lions. He was entering the third year of his four-year, $6.9 million contract when Detroit cut him loose. 

He then caught on with the Patriots practice squad prior to the 2021 NFL season. He’s bounced on and off the active roster this season. 

In 2020, Tavai appeared in all 16 games for the Lions and recorded 57 tackles, no sacks or interceptions, two forced fumbles, one recovery, and no pass defenses.

Looking for the latest NFL Insider News & Rumors?

Be sure to follow NFL Trade Rumors on TWITTER and FACEBOOK for breaking NFL News and Rumors for all 32 teams!

Leave a Reply