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John Parker Romo: Cut from practice squad
The Bears released Romo from their practice squad Tuesday.
Romo has yet to kick in an NFL game. His roster spot on the practice squad went to veteran WR Collin Johnson.... See More ... See Less
John Parker Romo: Gets chance on practice squad
Parker Romo has joined the Bears' practice squad, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Parker Romo is staying in the NFC North after getting waived by Detroit during final roster cuts. He will now continue to work on his craft in the Windy City while awaiting an opportunity to get called up to the active roster. Cairo Santos is the Bears current kicker.... See More ... See Less
John Parker Romo: Waived by Detroit
The Lions waived Romo on Tuesday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
Romo signed with the Saints as an undrafted free agent last year but was let go ahead of roster cutdowns. He impressed during a stint with the XFL's San Antonio Brahmas and earned a chance with Detroit this summer but ultimately lost the competition to Riley Patterson. Romo may be a practice-squad candidate if he clears waivers.... See More ... See Less
Lions' John Parker Romo: Signs with Detroit
Romo agreed to a contract with the Lions on Monday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Romo signed with the Saints last year as an undrafted free agent, but he was let go ahead of the 2022 campaign. The Virginia Tech product impressed enough during a recent stint with the XFL's San Antonio Brahmas to earn an opportunity to compete for a spot on the Lions' Week 1 roster. He'll face an uphill battle to unseat Michael Badgley as Detroit's top placekicker.... See More ... See Less
John Parker Romo: Let go by Saints
Romo was waived by the Saints on Sunday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Romo signed with New Orleans as an undrafted free agent in mid-May, but he was let go last Monday. He rejoined the team Friday but will now part ways with the club once again as he attempts to seek out another opportunity at the NFL level.... See More ... See Less
Saints' John Parker Romo: Back with Saints
New Orleans re-signed Romo on Friday, Luke Johnson of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.
The Saints had waived Romo just five days prior to signing him again. It's unlikely he'll push Wil Lutz for the role of starting placekicker, but Romo could perhaps earn a spot on the practice squad if he boots the ball well during practice.... See More ... See Less
John Parker Romo: Let go Monday
Romo was waived by the Saints on Monday.
Romo signed with New Orleans in March as an undrafted free out of Virginia Tech. The rookie will now pass through waivers with the hopes of landing with a new team in need of kicking competition this preseason.... See More ... See Less
Saints' John Parker Romo: Lands deal with New Orleans
The Saints signed Romo as an undrafted free agent Friday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Romo made 18 of 22 field-goal attempts -- including seven of nine from beyond 40 yards -- and all 34 of his extra-point attempts during his final campaign at Virginia Tech. The UDFA kicker likely will serve as a backup plan to Wil Lutz, who is recovering from core-muscle surgery but still expected to be ready for the start of the 2022 season.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-11, 175 lbs
|Birthplace: Peachtree City, GA
|School: Virginia Tech