According to Pro Football Talk, the Eagles have released veteran wide receiver Jason Avant.
Eagles release WR Jason Avant, per league source.
— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) March 4, 2014
Avant’s salary would have been just north of $2.2 million for this upcoming season, with a cap hit of just under $4 million. He struggled last year, catching only 38 passes for 447 yards and two touchdowns.
In eight seasons with the team, Avant had 297 catches for 3,646 yards and 12 touchdowns.