The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed tight end D.J. Tialavea to the practice squad and have waived tight end Marcel Jensen.
Tialavea, 6-4, 260 pounds, was originally signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as a college free agent out of Utah State in 2014. He also spent time as a member of the Buffalo Bills practice squad last season. Tialavea spent time with the Falcons during training camp and the preseason.
Jensen, 6-6, 270 pounds, was originally signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as a college free agent following the 2014 NFL Draft out of Fresno State. He was a member of the Falcons practice squad for the first 11 weeks of the season.