ARLINGTON TX - SEPTEMBER 19: Running back Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears makes a touchdown pass reception in front of Michael Hamlin #36 of the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth quarter at Cowboys Stadium on September 19 2010 in Arlington Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
According to Tania Gangula via Twitter, the Jacksonville Jaguars have signed safety Michael Hamlin to their practice squad. In order to make room, quarterback Keith Null was released from the practice squad.
Hamlin was previously on the Dallas Cowboys.
Hamlin was a fifth round selection of the Dallas Cowboys in the 2009 draft. He played his college football at Clemson University. Hamlin is a 6'2" 215lbs safety. He ran a 4.62 40 yard dash at the 2009 NFL Combine.
The Clemson defensive captain started 43 games for Clemson, the most by a defensive back in school history. His 14 interceptions rank third in school history. He also ranks second in Clemson history with 18 takeaways (four forced fumbles, 14 pass thefts).