Saturday, September 3, 2005
Updated: September 4, 11:12 PM ET
A look at Saturday's NFL cuts
A team-by-team look at players who didn't make the cut on cutdown Saturday as NFL teams reached the 53-man roster limit for this season. The list was compiled by ESPN.com senior NFL writers John Clayton and Len Pasquarelli:
Arizona Cardinals: Released OT Ian Allen, RB Damien Anderson, DT Tim Bulman, OG Rolando Cantu, PK Matt Fordyce, TE Aaron Golliday, S Jermaine Hardy, WR Carlyle Holiday, LB Isaac Keys, DE Tyler King, WR Reggie Newhouse, CB Lamont Reid, S Ernest Shazor, WR Dan Sheldon, CB Robert Tate, and LB Lester Towns. Also waived/injured TE Bobby Blizzard.
Atlanta Falcons: Released TE Mark Anelli, WR Brian Bratton, LB Michael Brown, FB Kevin Dudley, OT Shawn Draper, DT Anthony Herron, CB Byron Jones, LB John Leak, C Mike Mabry, WR Cole Magner, S Shawn Mayer, S Cam Newton, C Dave Pearson, OT Jared Peck, WR Will Pettis, CB James Thornton, DE Khaleed Vaughn, RB Jason Wright. Also placed on injured reserve LB Jordon Beck and OG Steve Herndon. Waived waived/injured OG Michael Moore.
Baltimore Ravens: Released LS Joe Maese, K Wade Richey, CB Bill Alford, CB Calvin Carlyle, OT Dante Ellington, CB Mark Estelle, OG Phil Hawkins, RB Alex Haynes, S Chris Kelley, CB Zack Norton, RB Tellis Redmon, LB Matt Sinclair, LB Mike Smith, TE Trent Smith C Thatcher Szalay, CB Jamaine Winborne and DT Matt Zelinski.
Buffalo Bills: Released TE Brad Cieslak, OG Jasen Esposito, LB Liam Ezekial, DE George Gause, FB Jon Goldsberry, WR Drew Haddad, LB Wendell Hunter, OT Dylan McFarland, CB Evan Oglesby, S Lawrence Richardson, DE Constantin Ritzmann, QB Kevin Thompson, OG Ross Tucker and TE Rod Trafford.
Carolina Panthers: Released DT Lorenzo Alexander, OG Joe Berger, WR Aaron Boone, FB Casey Cramer, TE Dan Curley, OT John Doty, DT Atiyah Ellison, S Marcus Floyd, DT Eddie Freeman, CB Will Hampton, DT Charles Hill, WR Efrem Hill, DE Isaac Hilton, CB Eddie Jackson, LB Brian Knight, WR Hugo Lira, OT Ben Johnson, C/OG Tupe Peko, P Tom Rouen and, LB Sean Tufts. Also placed on injured injured reserve RB Eric Shelton and LB Justin Smith. Placed OT Matt Hill non-football injury list.
Chicago Bears: Released LB Jeremy Cain, OT Rob Droege, FB Keith Belton and OT Anthony Oakley.
Cincinnati Bengals: Released DT Langston Moore, WR Cliff Russell, WR Jamall Broussard, CB Patrick Body, CB Brandon Williams, LB Derek Curry, WR Dante Ridgeway, TE Ronnie Ghent, S Herana-Daze Jones, RB Quincy Wilson, PK Carter Warley, OT Pete Lougheed and QB Casey Bramlet. DE Duane Clemons was suspended four games for a violation of the NFL substance abuse policy. LB Caleb Miller was placed on physically unable to perform.
Cleveland Browns: Released WR Richard Alston, LB Jamal Brooks, CB Dyshod Carter, OG Enoch DeMar, S Michael Grant, QB Josh Harris, TE Paul Irons, WR C.J. Jones, RB Sultan McCullough, FB Ben Miller, LB Omar Nazel, DT J'Vonne Parker, OG Mike Pucillo and OT Greg Randall Placed CB Antwan Harris and OG Jonathon Dunn on injured reserve. Waived/injured DT Amon Gordon, LB Ivory McCoy and LB Renauld Williams. Placed OG Lewis Dawson on the non-football injury. S Michael Jamison was suspended four games for a violation of the NFL substance abuse policy.
Dallas Cowboys: Released RB Erik Bickerstaff, DT Leonardo Carson, S Rich Coady, WR Tom Crowder, TE Tony Curtis, S Woody Dantzler, RB Keylon Kincade, PK Nick Novak, LB Keith O'Neill, TE Jeff Robinson, TE Sean Ryan, S Lynn Scott, C Tyson Walter and OG Matthew Tarullo. Waived/injured OT Kurt Vollers. Placed LB Kalen Thornton and S Justin Beriault on injured reserve. Acquired LB Scott Fujita from Kansas City for a for sixth-round choice in 2006 and an undisclosed conditional pick in 2007.
Denver Broncos: Released RB Quentin Griffin, LB Jashon Sykes, S/CB Jeremy LeSueur, LB Terry Pierce, TE Wesley Dukes, S Curome Cox, OT Anthony Clement, DE Anton Palapoi, WR Triandos Luke, QB Matt Mauck, DE Aaron Hunt, OG Tyson Clabo, DT Dorsett Davis, DT Mario Fatafehi, RB Brandon Miree, OG Chris Myers, C Ben Nowland, OT Erik Pears, OG Chris Watton, and OG Zach Wilson.
Detroit Lions: Released CB Chris Cash, LB Johnathan Goddard, S Andrew Guman, WR Paris Hamilton, C/OG Tyrone Hopson, OT Jason Jimenez, DT Brandon Kennedy, WR David Kircus, WR Glen Martinez, FB Will Matthews, QB Todd Mortensen, OG Rob Murphy, DE Eric Powell, TE Jason Randall, OT Victor Rogers, CB Jeff Sanchez, WR Scottie Vines and RB Jamel White. S Cliff Johnson, who had been listed on the Lions' training camp roster, is on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury NFL Europe list.
Green Bay Packers: Released QB J.T. O'Sullivan, RB Walt Williams, FB Vonta Leach, WR Craig Bragg, WR Sam Breeden, WR Jamal Jones, WR Andrae Thurman, TE Sean McHugh, DT Cletidus Hunt, DT James Lee, DE R-Kal Truluck, DE Seante Williams, LB Corey Jenkins, LB Nick McNeil, LB Ray Thompson, CB Chris Day and CB Leigh Torrence. Placed on injured reserve S Todd Franz and RB Joey Harris. Traded CB Chris Johnson to the St. Louis Rams for LB Robert Thomas. Traded OT Steve Morley to the New York Jets for undisclosed draft choice.
Houston Texans: Released WR Reggie Swinton, WR Sloan Thomas, WR Donovan Morgan, QB B.J. Symons, QB Preston Parsons, FB Adam Matthews, OG Chad Beasley, OG Brandon Evans, OT Tim Brown, TE Aaron Halterman, DE Jason Davis, DE Alfred Malone, CB Chris McKenzie, CB Jerron Wishom, CB Jon Pendergrass, S Jammal Lord, PK Chris Snyder, P Cody Scates, LB Kenneth Pettway, LB Frank Chamberlain, LB Zeke Moreno and LB Anthony Dunn.
Indianapolis Colts: Released QB Tom Arth, DB Waine Bacon, DL Justin Brown, DB Willie Ford, DL Sean Guthrie, LB Nick Hannah, OL Trevor Hutton, LB Chris Laskowski, DL Josh Mallard, DB Jermaine Mays, OL Jim Newton, RB Vashon Pearson, OL David Porter, LB Andre Sommersell WR John Standeford, and RB J.T. Wall. Terminated the contract of OL Marcus Spears. Placed OL Makoa Freitas and WR Brad Pyatt on injured reserve, DB Mike Doss on reserve-suspended list, DB Daryl Dixon, K Stephen Scaldaferri and DE Javor Mills on reserve-non-football injury list and DB Von Hutchins on the physically-unable-to-perform list.
Jacksonville Jaguars: Released RB/KR David Allen, DT Martin Chase, OG Derrick Fletcher, RB Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala, LB Jimmy McClain, C Brett Romberg, CB Kiwaukee Thomas, CB Chris Thompson, LB Nate Wayne, DT Tony Williams, RB Rich Alexis, DE Jim Davis, DE Omari Hand, WR Kelvin Kight, OG Joe Tate, DE Benard Thomas and TE Mark Wood. Placed TE Todd Yoder on injured reserve.
Kansas City Chiefs: Released QB Jonathan Quinn, CB Ashley Ambrose, WR John Booth, OG Thomas Barnett, TE Edwin Thompson, DT Arrion Dixon, DE Clint Mitchell, DT Zach Ville, DT Montique Sharpe, S Scott Connot, CB Alphonso Hodge, RB Dee Brown, RB McKenzie Smith, WR Jeris McIntyre, WR Craphonso Thorpe and QB James Kilian. Placed OT Brett Williams on injured reserve.
Miami Dolphins: Released S/LB Tony Bua, S Deandre Eiland, RB Lamar Gordon, S Jack Hunt, P Donnie Jones, TE Donald Lee, WR Maurice Mann, FB Jamar Martin, TE John Owens, TE Jason Rader, Rodney Reed, DT Reggie Rhodes, DT Dario Romero, LB Winston Taylor, OG Jason Thomas, OG Taylor Whitley and OT Damion Cook Waived/injured DE Matt Walters and OG Eric Wilson. Placed on injured reserve C Wade Smith, WR Derrius Thompson and DT Kevin Vickerson. Terminated from reserve/physically unable to perform list DT Larry Chester. Placed on reserve/suspended list RB Ricky Williams. Signed RB Jesse Chatman.
Minnesota Vikings: Released PK Aaron Elling, P Travis Dorsch, WR Chris Jones, WR Ryan Hoag, S Will Hunter, RB RaShard Lee, RB Butchie Wallace, RB Joe. Echemandu, TE Sean Burton, CB Adrian Ward, TE T.J. Cottrell, CB Ukee Dozier, LB Heath Farwell, OT Shannon Snell, OG Chris Yahnke, OG Brandon Newton, DT Matt Mittrione, TE Richard Angulo and DE Earl Cochran. Traded OT Nat Dorsey to Cleveland for C Melvin Fowler. Placed WR Aaron Hosack on injured reserve from NFL Europe. Placed DT Steve Martin on injured reserve.
New England Patriots: Released LB Eric Alexander, DE Rodney Bailey, RB Kory Chapman, WR Bam Childress, FB Kyle Eckel, TE Joel Jacobs, OG Victor Leyva, Victor, OG Gene, Mruczkowski, OT Jeff Roehl, WR P.K. Sam, LB Grant Steen, WR David Terrell, LB Andre Torrey, S Ray Ventrone, TE Jed Weaver and OG Billy Yates.
New Orleans Saints: DE Anders Akerstrom, TE Mike Banks, CB Fred Booker, CB Matthew Clark, LB Levar Fisher, WR Talman Gardner, DT Howard Green, WR Keron Henry, G Augie Hoffmann, RB Keith Joseph, G Dwayne Ledford, T Ikechuku Ndukwe, WR Nate Poole, LB Kebel Rohloff, FB Nate Schurman, G Chad Setterstrom, WR Chris Vance, DE Jimmy Verdon, CB Jimmy Willams, WR Chase Lyman to reserve injured.
New York Giants: Released LB Kevin Lewis, QB Jesse Palmer, RB Michael Cloud, OT Lewis Kelly, OG Wayne Lucier, OT Brandon Winey, OG Morgan Pears, OT Myniya Smith, RB Ryan Grant, WR Ataveus Cash, WR Michael Jennings, TE Darius Williams, DT Jonas Seawright, DE Raheem Orr, LB James Maxwell, LB T.J. Hollowell, and S Curry Burns. Signed RB/KR Chad Morton.
New York Jets: Released CB Atari Bigby, S Aaron Francisco, CB Brandon Haw, RB Terry Bulter, RB Little John Flowers, QB Kevin Eakin, DE Joey Evans, DT Randall Lockhart, DT Tim McGill, WR Chas Gessner, WR Terrence Stubbs, WR Harry Williams, WR Jovan Witherspoon, LB Dennis Haley, LB James Kinney, OT Michael King, OT Mike Kracalik, OG Chuck Missart and FB Autine Nwabuisi.
Oakland Raiders: Released TE Teyo Johnson, TE Rickey Dudley, FB Chris Hetherington, LB Akbar Gbaja-Biamila, DL Anttaj Hawthorne, TE James Adkisson, WR Cedric Bonner, S Calvin Branch, G C.J. Brooks, C Vince Carter, T Robert Hicks, T Brad Lekkerkerker, QB Bret Engemann, LB Jay Foreman, LB Marquis Smith, LB Edward Thomas, RB DeJuan Green, DL Lorn Mayers, DL Jordan Hicks, FB J.R. Niklos.Placed on injured reserve DT Kenny Smith, T Shaun Rose and S Keyon Nash.
Philadelphia Eagles: Released DE Hugh Douglas, C Dominic Furio, WR Michael Gasperson, QB Andy Hall, DT Norm Heuer, C Jamaal Jackson, P Sean Landeta, DT Keyonta Marshall, LB Martin Patterson, WR Carlos Perez, CB/WR Robert Redd, FB Jon Ritchie, G Steve Sciullo, WR Chauncey Stovall, TE Andy Thorn, )G Scott Young, CB Aric Williams Waived injured DE Jamaal Green CB Linj Shell. Signed WR Darnerian McCants. Activated P Dirk Johnson from physically unable to perform list.
Pittsburgh Steelers: Released LB Alonzo Jackson, QB Brian St. Pierre, S Russell Stuvaints, LS Mike Schneck, TE Walter Rasby, OG Jim Jones, WR Fred Gibson, DE Shaun Nua, C Ben Claxton, DE Eric Taylor, LB Dedrick Roper and LB Andre Frazier.
St. Louis Rams: Released OG Darnell Alford), DT Jeremy Callahan, WR Jeremy Carter, C Toby Cecil, CB Kevin Garrett, RB Joey Goodspeed, RB Dusty McGrorty, DT John Parrella, QB Jeff Smoker, S/CB Michael Stone , WR Dominique Thompson, and C Larry Turner.
San Diego Chargers: Released LB Phil Archer, DT Ryon Bingham, OT Wesley Britt, S Robb Butler, DT Jemelle Cage, WR Greg Camarillo, CB Jonathan Cox, CB Markus Curry, LB Robby Farmer, WR Malcom Floyd, CB Gabe Franklin, RB Ahmaad Galloway, T Cory Lekkerkerker, WR Ruvell Martin, WR Carl Morris, RB Ray Perkins, DE Robert Pollard, TE Duncan Reid, C Isaiah Ross, G Wes Sims and TE Danny Young.
San Francisco 49ers: Released CB Willie Middlebrooks, WR Marcus Maxwell, CB Daven Holly, CB Rayshun Reed, RB Tony Flickin, RB Bobby Purify, LB Richard Siegler, LB Max Yates, LB Ray Wells, OG Norm Katnick, OT Scott Peters, OT Tim Provost, DE Tony Brown, S Allan Amundson and OT Brandon Darby.
Seattle Seahawks: Released: S Terreal Bierria, RB Kerry Carter, TE Brock Edwards, DE Kevin Emanuel, QB Gibran Hamdan, CB Michael Harden, C William Henry, FB Tony Jackson, OG Andy King, P Chris Kluwe, S Omare Lowe, DE Christian Mohr, G Doug Nienhuis, DT Cleveland Pinkney, LB Terrence Robinson, CB B.J. Tucker, WR Taco Wallace, RB Marquis Weeks, LB Tracy White, LB Cornelius Wortham, WR Jerome Pathon and WR Bobby Shaw. Waived/injured DT Rashad Moore.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Released S Hamza Abdullas, LB Josh Buhl, C Jonathan Clinkscale, DT Delbert Cowsette, OT Derrick Deese, PK Todd France, LB Matt Grootegoed, TE Will Heller, C Scott Jackson, OT Sam Lightbody, WR Derek McCoy, WR Terrence Metcalf, CB James Patrick, S Kalvin Pearson, WR DeAndrew Rubin, DE Josh Savage, DT Bryan Save, P Brian Simnjanovski, LB Jermaine, Taylor, RB Derek Watson and DE Andrew Williams. Placed LB Jeff Gooch on injured reserve.
Tennessee Titans: Released QB Chris Redman, S Norman LeJeune, S Arturo Freeman, RB Larry Croom, S Marcus Randle, DT Marcus White, FB Robert Douglas, RB Jarrett Payton, S Sam Massey and RB Joe Smith. Traded LB Rocky Calmus to Indianapolis for an undisclosed draft choice.
Washington Redskins: Released OL Jon Alston, LB Brandon Barnes, DB Rufus Brown, WR Kevin Dyson, WR Jamin Elliott, WR Jimmy Farris, OL Tyler Lenda, TE Robert Johnson, DE Aki Jones, LB Robert McCune, P Chris Mohr, WR Rich Parson, S Siddeeq Shabazz, DE Ron Warner, DB Garnell Wilds and OT Mark Wilson.