June 23, 2024

Patriots waive Ty Montgomery after claiming Christian Elliss

The Patriots claimed linebacker Christian Elliss off waivers from the Eagles on Thursday. To make room for the arrival of Elliss, the Patriots waived operating again Ty Montgomery on Friday.

The Patriots signed Montgomery to a two-year, $3.6 million deal within the 2022 offseason, however this season, he has solely three dashing makes an attempt for 9 yards, 5 receptions for 40 yards and 9 kickoff returns for 219 yards. Montgomery has performed 42 offensive snaps and 198 on particular groups this season.

The Patriots claimed operating again JaMycal Hasty off waivers from Jacksonville on Nov. 13, and he’ll function the third operating again on the 53-player roster. Rhamondre Stevenson missed Thursday’s sport with a excessive ankle sprain, although, leaving solely Ezekiel Elliott and Hasty because the wholesome operating backs on the lively roster. Kevin Harris is on the observe squad.

Montgomery, 30, has performed for the Packers, Ravens, Jets, Saints and Patriots since Green Bay made him a third-round choose in 2015.