Players with La. connections waived by NFL teams

Players with La. connections waived by NFL teams
Several players with connections to Louisiana have been waived by their NFL teams. (Source: Mark Lagrange)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Several football players with connections to Louisiana were waived by NFL teams on Saturday, September 5.

Dontrell Hillard and Tanzel Smart, both of Scotlandville and Tulane, Breiden Fehoko from LSU, Shyeim Carter of Kentwood, former third round pick Chad Williams of Madison Prep and Grambling, Elijah McGuire from Houma and Louisiana-Lafayette, Derrick Dillion from Franklinton and LSU, Frank Herron from LSU, and Cyril Grayson of Kenner and the LSU track team were all let go by their teams.

However, they can be put on 16-man practice squads going forward.

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