Covey was signed to the Eagles' active roster Saturday.
Analysis: Covey has yet to log an offensive snap, but he has served as one of the Eagles' primary punt returners through three games this season. He has tallied 61 total yards in that role.
Oct 1, 2022 3:18 PM EST
Covey reverted to the Eagles' practice squad Monday, per the NFL's transaction log.
Analysis: Covey once again served as Philadelphia's primary punt returner while playing eight special-teams snaps Sunday, netting 34 yards on five returns and two fair catches. The rookie out of Utah also muffed one of his returns but quickly recovered the fumble for no gain. After being elevated from the practice squad in each of the past three weeks, Covey will require a spot on the Eagles' active roster in order to continue returning punts for the team this season.
Sep 26, 2022 5:46 PM EST
Philadelphia elevated Covey from its practice squad Saturday for Week 3, Tim McManus of ESPN.com reports.
Analysis: This will be the third consecutive week Covey is active for the Eagles and the last time he's eligible to be elevated from the practice squad before he would have to be signed to the team's active roster in order to play. The 25-year-old wideout has played exclusively on special teams through two games this season.
Sep 24, 2022 5:53 PM EST
Covey reverted to the Eagles' practice squad Tuesday, per the NFL's official transaction log.
Analysis: Covey has been called up to the active roster for each of the team's first two games. The rookie has operated as the team's punt returner, and totaled 14 yards on three returns in their 24-7 win over the Vikings on Monday. Covey can be elevated one more time before he'll need to be signed to the active roster.
Sep 20, 2022 3:27 PM EST
Covey was elevated from the Eagles' practice squad ahead on Monday night's game against the Vikings.
Analysis: Covey will get the move up from Philadelphia's practice squad for the second straight week after recording 13 punt-return yards over his four special-teams snaps in Week 1. The rookie out of Utah did not line up for a single offensive play last week, but he figures to once again serve as one of the Eagles' top return specialists alongside Quez Watkins against Minnesota.
Sep 19, 2022 1:45 PM EST
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