By Max Harper
The Eagles have claimed wide receiver Josh Hammond off waivers from the Jacksonville Jaguars.
He’s 6-foot, 194-pounds and signed with the Jags as a rookie free agent out of Florida in 2020, appearing in two games in 2021. He made his NFL debut in Week 16 against the Jets and was on the gameday roster for the Week 18 upset of the Colts. He played 13 snaps on offense in the two games.
He appeared in 49 games (31 starts) for the Florida Gators and finished his college career with 87 catches for 1,138 receiving yards (13.1 avg.) and six touchdowns. He also accounted for a 76-yard rushing touchdown against Kentucky.