Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Eagles sign WR Brian Hernandez

BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- The John Gill era is over.

Eagles sign WR Brian Hernandez

The Eagles signed wide receiver Brian Hernandez, who was last with the Redskins. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
The Eagles signed wide receiver Brian Hernandez, who was last with the Redskins. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- The John Gill era is over.

The Eagles signed wide receiver Brian Hernandez, who was last with the Redskins, and released Gill, who the team signed on Monday.

Gill, a defensive tackle, played in Thursday's preseason game against the Steelers.

The 6-foot-0, 183-pound Hernandez was signed by Washington in May as an undrafted rookie. He was released on July 27.

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Hernandez, 28, last played in the UFL.

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