The Los Angeles Rams announced three moves on Friday including activating S Jordan Fuller and TE Tyler Higbee from the COVID-19 list. They also designated RB Buddy Howell to return from the injured reserve.
LA Rams Transactions:
• Activated, from Reserve DB Jordan Fuller, TE Tyler Higbee
• Designated for Return RB Buddy Howell
— Los Angeles Rams (@RamsNFL) December 24, 2021
Higbee, 28, was drafted by the Rams in the fourth round out of Western Kentucky in 2016. He signed a four-year $2.92 million rookie contract, including a $580,860 signing bonus.
He was entering the final year of his deal when he signed a four-year, $29 million extension with the Rams. He’s slated to make base salaries of $6.25 million in 2022 and 2023.
In 2021, Higbee has appeared in 12 games for the Rams and caught 44 passes for 395 yards receiving and three touchdowns.