Eagles Transactions: 8-30-05

The Philadelphia Eagles today announced DE Jerome McDougle (gunshot wound) and S J.R. Reed (nerve damage) have been placed on the NFI/Reserve list and LB Greg Richmond (back) and FB Thomas Tapeh (hip) have been placed on the PUP/Reserve list.

All four players are eligible to return to practice anytime between weeks 6-9 of the regular season. If a player returns to practice, the Eagles have up to 21 days to either activate him to the 53-man roster or place him on the Injured Reserve list.

With these moves, the Eagles active roster now stands at 71 players, including six NFL Europe roster exemptions.

All NFL teams are required to trim their rosters to 53 players by Sunday, September 4.

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