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Jags waive three, add two

5/4/2009

Posted by ESPN.com's Paul Kuharsky

Following their weekend minicamp, the Jaguars made some moves at the back end of their roster.

Offensive tackle Stefan Rodgers, cornerback Isaiah Gardner and rookie quarterback Nathan Brown were waived.

Added to the roster were defensive tackle Nader Abdallah and defensive back Mesphin Forrester.

Details on the additions from the Jaguars:

Abdallah, 23, is a 6-goot-4, 289-pound defensive lineman from Ohio State. Abdallah, who is from Metairie, La., was named honorable mention All-Big Ten last season after making 33 tackles, six tackles for loss and four passes broken up. In his college career, he played in 35 games and finished with 53 tackles, two sacks, nine tackles for loss and a fumble recovery.

Forrester, 6-foot-2, 201, is a former defensive back at Washington. The 23-year-old Forrester hails from Los Angeles. He played in 40 games in college and made six interceptions and 180 total tackles. He added 16 passes defensed, three tackles for loss, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. Forrester scored on a 54-yard interception return as a junior in 2007.