The Cincinnati Bengals reportedly released defensive tackle Devon Still.
Still played 12 games for the Bengals last season. He recorded 19 total tackles.
In 2014, the Bengals kept Still on the team's practice squad to help him financially with his daughter Leah's cancer diagnosis. He eventually joined the 53-man roster.
Because Still was on the Bengals’ roster last year, he and his daughter will have five years of NFL health insurance, even if Still is not on an NFL roster, reports The Cincinnati Enquirer's Paul Dehner.
Still reacted to the news on Twitter:
All NFL teams must trim their rosters to 53 players by 4 p.m. Saturday.
- Rohan Nadkarni