Eagles cut cornerback Brandon Hughes

The Philadelphia Eagles have released veteran cornerback Brandon Hughes.

Hughes is recovering from a broken hand.

Hughes' $630,000 base salary would have been guaranteed if he had been on the team through today.

The Eagles pointed out that Hughes could return to the roster.

Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider

Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

Upcoming Games