Eagles sign WR Gilyard, release S Jarrett

PFW staff
September 11, 2012
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The Eagles signed WR Mardy Gilyard and released 2011 second-round pick S Jaiquawn Jarrett.

Last season as a rookie, Jarrett played in 12 games with two starts and had 17 tackles. He appeared in Sunday’s season opener against the Browns but did not record a stat.

Gilyard is a second-year player out of Cincinnati. In 2010, he played in 11 games with two starts and had six catches for 63 yards for the Rams.

The Eagles also signed Derek Carrier to the practice squad and released TE Chase Ford.