Additionally, the Saints released practice squad quarterback J.T. Off Topic. , Coming out of college, many analysts had Zenner projected to be drafted in the fifth or sixth round. Zenner has also played for the New Orleans Saints, Arizona Cardinals, and Miami Dolphins. With injuries at some other positions and the high upside potential that 6th Round pick Ty Johnson ( Maryland ) displayed this summer, Zenner probably would have been the 4th string RB. He’s also spent time with the Giants, 49ers, Raiders and Rams since entering the league in 2013.  On December 2, 2019, Zenner was waived by the Cardinals. The Saints signed Zenner last week with Kamara on the injury report. Other questions:email@example.com. He was rated as the second best fullback in the draft by NFLDraftScout.com. South Dakota State was the only Division I program to offer Zenner a scholarship. Saints release RB Zach Zenner, LB Ray-Ray Armstrong, practice squad QB J.T. Zenner’s a good guy and he had some great moments in Detroit. Oh well. Zenner was released on October 22, 2019 , On October 23, 2019, Zenner was signed by the Arizona Cardinals. His 2012 campaign was a breakout year, highlighted in the first game against the Kansas Jayhawks with a 99-yard touchdown run. He was rated as the second best fullback in the draft by NFLDraftScout.com. Kamara and Bree’s are suiting up this week vs AZ, Brees is all done the future is doing great the Saints should keep Teddy at QB. , On December 3, 2019, Zenner was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins. Barrett was re-signed to the team on Sept. 17, two days before New Orleans' Week 2 game against the Los Angeles Rams. That leaves the Saints with … Zenner played eight snaps on offense and 17 on special teams Sunday against the Bears, getting two touches for 7 yards. In 2010, Zenner led the team in batting average, posting a batting average of .537. Zenner has worked towards keeping children alive from the rare debilitating genetic disorder, Batten disease. Hope he gets rostered somewhere asap. It was later revealed he had suffered multiple fractured ribs and a collapsed lung. Also released was running back Zach Zenner, who was fourth on the depth chart after Chase Edmonds returned from his hamstring injury. This week is a sort of homecoming for Arizona Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury. Zenner’s release likely means running back Alvin Kamara‘s injury ankle is improving. He signed as an undrafted free agent with the Detroit Lions in 2015. Buccaneers continue all-in bet; then what?  Although he found success in the first half, he did not receive any carries for the rest of the game. After all these roster moves, the Saints now have two spots open on their active roster and two spots on their practice squad. Mental Breakdowns. In addition, Zenner was a member of the state tournament qualifying Eagan baseball team in 2009. Lions cut Zach Zenner – Pro Football Talk. Barrett. He led the team in stolen bases as well. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Barrett. , On October 16, 2019, Zenner was signed by the New Orleans Saints. The Lions have released veteran running back Zach Zenner, according to Field Yates of ESPN.com (on Twitter).By releasing Zenner, the Lions will save the bulk of his scheduled one-year, $805K salary, though they’ll be in the hole for the $250K guarantee on his deal. Zenner ultimately won the position, leading the NFL in rushing yards during the preseason, and went into the regular season as the backup behind Joique Bell, Theo Riddick, and Ameer Abdullah. Even fqctoring all of this in, the decision to release Zenner could easily turn out to be a mistake. Starting cornerback Eli Apple left the game with an apparent lower body injury on the last defensive play of the game.