The Patriots waived tight end Jordan Thomas on Wednesday, the team announced.
New England claimed Thomas off waivers from the Cardinals on Nov. 10.
Thomas, 24, played two games as a reserve for the Patriots and was inactive for four others. He did not accrue any statistics.
The Patriots placed Jordan Thomas on the reserve/COVID-19 list before Sunday’s game.
He originally entered the NFL as a sixth-round draft pick by the Texans. Thomas has played 27 career regular-season games with 12 starts.
Thomas has 22 receptions for 226 yards and five touchdowns in his career.