The Jaguars activated LB Stephen Franklin to the active roster from the practice squad on Monday and released LB Kevin Bentley.
Franklin, an undrafted rookie out of Southern Illinois, spent the preseason with the Bengals. He joined Jacksonville's practice squad on Oct. 26.
The Jaguars also added former Cowboys S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah to their practice squad.
Jacksonville plays the Chargers on Monday night.