Saturday, September 24, 2011
Roster shuffle: 29 moves in 21 days
By Chris Forsberg
AP Photo/Stephan SavoiaIt's been a busy couple weeks for Nick Caserio and the personnel department.
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Since initially trimming their roster to the league-mandated 53 players on Sept. 3, the New England Patriots have made a total of 29 roster moves (ignoring the initial signing of their eight-man practice squad on Sept. 5) involving 18 different players. New England has made at least one official move on 11 of the 21 days since that final cutdown. Ten of those moves came since Wednesday as the injury bug-bitten Patriots have rearranged their roster in advance of Sunday's battle with the Bills.
Here's a look back at all those transactions since the roster was initially set at 53 players: