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Johnathan Cyprien: Waived by San Francisco
Cyprien (hamstring) was waived off injured reserve by the 49ers on Tuesday.
The 30-year-old landed on injured reserve with the hamstring issue in mid-November, but he's now been let go by the 49ers. Cyprien will be able to join a new team once he clears waivers and is fully healthy.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Johnathan Cyprien: Lands on injured reserve
Cyprien (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.
The 30-year-old sustained the injury during Sunday's loss to the Saints and will be sidelined for at least the next three weeks. Cyprien has exclusively played special teams this season, so his absence shouldn't impact San Francisco's defense.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Johnathan Cyprien: Leaves with hamstring issue
Cyprien was forced out of Sunday's game against the Saints with a hamstring injury, Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com reports.
Cyprien only plays on special teams. If he is unable to return, he'll have two full weeks to recover before a Week 12 matchup against the Rams.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Johnathan Cyprien: Bumps to active roster
The 49ers promoted Cyprien to the active roster Monday.
Cyprien has been elevated to the active roster on three occasions, and now he's officially on the 53-man roster. The veteran safety previously stuck to special teams, and he should handle a similar role moving forward.... See More ... See Less
Johnathan Cyprien: Released by 49ers
Cyprien was cut by the 49ers on Saturday.
Cyprien had a chance to make the team after an impressive tryout earlier in the offseason, but the veteran safety ultimately failed to secure a roster spot.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Johnathan Cyprien: Inks contract with Niners
Cyprien agreed to terms on a one-year deal with San Francisco on Wednesday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Cyprien tried out for the team Tuesday, and as evidenced by this news, impressed the team enough to stay in the Bay Area. After dealing with a season-ending injury each of the past two years, the veteran is healthy and looking for a chance to prove himself. The last time Cyprien was fully healthy, he suited up in all 16 games for Jacksonville in 2016, supplying 127 tackles (96 solo), one sack, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. He'll likely add solid veteran depth behind safeties Jaquiski Tartt and Jimmie Ward heading into the 2020 season.... See More ... See Less
Johnathan Cyprien: Works out with Niners
Cyprien (foot) worked out with San Francisco on Tuesday, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports.
Cyprien has struggled to stay healthy over the last two seasons, tearing his ACL during training camp in 2018 and suffering a season-ending foot injury in 2019. The 30-year-old safety is looking for a new lease on life in the NFL now that he's healthy, but he projects as nothing more than a depth asset at this point.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' Johnathan Cyprien: Lands on IR
Cyprien was placed on injured reserve with a foot injury Tuesday, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports.
Cyprien was originally traded to Atlanta on Sep. 30 from Philadelphia. In his lone game as a Falcon on Sunday against Houston, the 29-year-old recorded two total tackles. Kemal Ishmael and Jamal Carter are the remaining healthy strong safeties in Atlanta.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' Johnathan Cyprien: Traded to Atlanta
Cyprien is being traded along with a 2020 seventh-round pick from the Eagles to the Falcons in exchange for Duke Riley and a 2020 sixth-round pick, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Cyprien had mostly been limited to special teams across four games with the Eagles, and he'll now have a shot at carving out an increased role in Atlanta. With Keanu Neal (Achilles) on IR, the Falcons were in need of depth at the safety position.... See More ... See Less
Eagles' Johnathan Cyprien: Inks deal with Philly
Cyprien signed a one-year contract with the Eagles on Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Cyprien missed the entirety of 2018 due to a torn ACL but has been medically cleared since mid-May. The 29-year-old seems likely to fill a reserve role as a third safety for the Eagles behind Malcolm Jenkins and Rodney McLeod (knee).... See More ... See Less
Johnathan Cyprien: Visiting Giants
Cyprien visited the Giants on Monday, Art Stapleton of The Record reports.
Cyprien missed all of last season due to a torn ACL but has since received full medical clearance. The Giants -- who are scheduled to have veterans report to training camp Wednesday -- also brought Tre Boston in for a visit Monday.... See More ... See Less
Johnathan Cyprien: Fully recovered from knee injury
Cyprien (knee) has received full medical clearance, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Cyprien did not play last season after suffering a torn ACL during training camp, and he was ultimately cut by the Titans back in March. Now, fully recovered and 28 years old, Cyprien should draw plenty of interest from NFL teams and should have no issues finding a home for the 2019 season.... See More ... See Less
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