NASHVILLE— The Titans on Wednesday moved outside linebacker Bud Dupree to the team's "Designated for Return from Injured Reserve" list, clearing his return to practice.
This designation opens up a 21-day window for Dupree to practice with the team, and he will not count against the team's 53-man roster until being activated from Injured Reserve.
Dupree suffered an abdominal injury in the team's November 14 game vs the Saints, and he's missed the last three games.
Also on Wednesday:
-The Titans signed defensive back Nate Brooks to the team's practice squad.
Brooks (6-0, 192) re-joins the Titans practice squad after a week-long stint with the team in November. He originally signed with the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2019, and spent the majority of his rookie campaign on New England's practice squad before being signed by the Miami Dolphins to their active in December 2019. He saw action in three games with two starts at cornerback as a Dolphin and registered 11 tackles and two passes defensed. The North Texas product joined the Baltimore Ravens' practice squad in 2020 and was elevated to the active roster for one contest. He spent the 2021 training camp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before being released and spending time in the Titans training camp.
-Cornerback Breon Borders has officially been removed from the team's practice squad after being signed to the active roster of the Arizona Cardinals.
The Titans face the Steelers on Sunday at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.