BREAKING NEWS: Seattle Seahawks Release TE With an Injury Settlement

BREAKING NEWS: Seattle Seahawks Release TE With an Injury Settlement

BREAKING NEWS: Seattle Seahawks Release TE With an Injury Settlement

Seattle Seahawks tight end Marcus Lucas is a Seahawks tight end no more.

The team deferred Lucas, through an injury settlement, off their Injured Reserve on Sunday. Lucas had already harmed his ankle amid the team’s 20-13 prevail upon the Minnesota Vikings, two weeks back. He was postponed with an end goal to finish the trade, which brought offensive tackle Matt Tobin and a seventh-round pick to Seattle for a fifth-round pick.

Because of his injury, Lucas cleared waivers and returned to the team’s Injured Reserve.

Unmistakably, the ankle won’t prevent Lucas from discovering future work in 2017; so he’s settled with the Seahawks to win his unrestricted free agency. He won’t have the capacity to return to Seattle for an undisclosed measure of weeks, per normal terms of an injury settlement.

 Subsequent to spending the total of 2016 on the team’s practice squad, he had already been in a fight with undrafted rookie Tyrone Swoopes for a potential fourth tight end spot on the last program. Regardless of whether, the team will really convey four tight ends is not yet decided however Lucas won’t be around to discover.