Thu, 23 Sep 2021

Saints sign CB Prince Amukamara, two others

Field Level Media
03 Aug 2021, 05:19 GMT+10

The New Orleans Saints signed free agent cornerbacks Prince Amukamara and KeiVarae Russell as well as offensive guard J.R. Sweezy to contracts on Monday.

The Saints also waived defensive lineman Lorenzo Neal and defensive back Lawrence Woods and placed tight end Dylan Soehner on injured reserve.

Amukamara, 32, last played a regular-season game in 2019 with the Chicago Bears. He has recorded 477 tackles and 10 interceptions in 113 games (99 starts) since being selected by the New York Giants with the 19th overall pick of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Russell, 27, collected 22 tackles and an interception in 21 career games with the Cincinnati Bengals and Green Bay Packers.

Sweezy, 32, has played in 117 career games (104 starts) with the Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Arizona Cardinals.

--Field Level Media

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