Jaguars sign CB McBride, promote DE Kirlew

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed cornerback Trumaine McBride

and promoted defensive end Jammie Kirlew to the active roster from

the practice squad.

The team also waived linebacker Mike Lockley.

McBride has played in 47 games with 10 starts since entering the

NFL as a seventh-round draft pick by Chicago in 2007. He also spent

time with Arizona and New Orleans. He has 50 tackles, one

interception, six passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble


Kirlew, who has spent time with Denver and Buffalo, was signed

to Jacksonville’s practice squad on Dec. 9. He was a seventh-round

pick by the Broncos in 2010 and was on Buffalo’s practice squad for

a portion of his rookie season. He was waived by the Bills during

final cuts.