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B.J. Baylor: Let go by Atlanta
Baylor (undisclosed) was waived from injured reserve by the Falcons on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Baylor was placed on injured reserve May 16 with an undisclosed injury, but he will now look for a new opportunity elsewhere. The running back will have to pass a physical before signing with a new squad.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' B.J. Baylor: Could miss season
Baylor (undisclosed) reverted to injured reserve Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Baylor was waived with an injury designation Monday, which forced him to be placed on IR after going unclaimed. The 24-year-old will now be forced to miss the 2023 season unless he is able to reach an injury settlement with Atlanta.... See More ... See Less
B.J. Baylor: Gets let go
Baylor was waived by the Falcons on Monday with an injury designation, Scott Bair of the team's official site reports.
Baylor was on the Falcons' practice squad last season and had signed a reserve/future contract with the team in January. It is not yet known what the injury is or how severe it may be.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' B.J. Baylor: Gets new contract from Falcons
Atlanta signed Baylor to a reserve/future contract Monday.
Baylor signed with the Packers in May of 2022 as an undrafted free agent out of Oregon State, but he was waived in mid-August. The running back then went unsigned before joining the Falcons' practice squad Sept. 15. Baylor recorded 227 carries for 1,337 yards and 13 touchdowns during his final collegiate season, and he'll look to carve out a roster spot as a potential backup behind Avery Williams, Tyler Allgeier and Cordarrelle Patterson this offseason.... See More ... See Less
B.J. Baylor: Joins practice squad
Baylor signed with the Falcons' practice squad Thursday.
Baylor went undrafted out of Oregon State in the spring, then linked up with the Packers before getting waived Aug. 16. His signing will bolster Atlanta's running back depth with Damien Williams (ribs) currently questionable for Sunday's contest against the Rams.... See More ... See Less
B.J. Baylor: Waived by Green Bay
The Packers waived Baylor on Tuesday, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Baylor rushed seven times for 19 yards and caught two receptions for 75 yards -- including a 68-yard catch and run -- during his NFL preseason debut. However, he's among the first wave of cuts ahead of Tuesday's 85-man roster deadline. He'll likely be an intriguing option for teams lacking running back depth after putting together a solid training camp culminating in a breakout performance last Friday, but he was always a long shot to make Green Bay's initial 53-man roster with Aaron Jones, AJ Dillon, Patrick Taylor and Kylin Hill (knee) all returning.... See More ... See Less
Packers' B.J. Baylor: Makes mark in pro debut
Baylor had seven carries for 19 yards and two receptions for 75 yards in Friday's preseason game against the 49ers.
Baylor did not do much on most of his nine touches, but he did at least make a mark with a 68-yard catch and run early in the second half. Baylor has been with the Packers since signing with the team as an undrafted free agent back in May, but he checks in no higher than fifth on the depth chart among healthy Packers running backs.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-11, 205 lbs|
|Birthplace: Wharton, TX|
|School: Oregon State|