As expected, the Eagles released defensive tackle Malik Jackson and wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, designating both as post-June 1 cuts.
The move freed up $4 million in cap space, but the Eagles will still carry more than $9 million in dead money from the clever restructuring of both player’s deals.
Jackson signed with the Eagles in 2019 and missed all but one game of that season with a foot injury.
He had positive moments in 2019, logging 28 tackles and 2.5 sacks last season.
Jeffery only played in seven games last year after dealing with a foot injury, catching six…