The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed running back Josh Vaughan to the practice squad and waived practice squad safety Mark LeGree.
Vaughan, 6-0, 225 pounds, was originally signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a college free agent out of Richmond on May 1, 2009. He was signed by the Carolina Panthers in 2010 and has seen action in 10 games over the last two seasons. Vaughan has logged 10 carries for 31 yards, including a one-yard touchdown run, in his NFL career. He played in 51 games with 15 starts at Richmond and finished his career tied for the school record with 34 career rushing touchdowns.
LeGree, 6-0, 211 pounds, was originally selected as a fifth round (156th overall) draft choice by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2011 NFL Draft.