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AFC 53-man roster tracker

NFL teams have until 6 p.m. E.T. on Saturday, August 31 to cut their rosters from 75 players to 53 players. We’ll track all the moves that every team in the AFC makes to get down to 53 players right here.

Baltimore Ravens: Released WR Tandon Doss, safety Omar Brown, tight end Matt Furstenburg, defensive tackle Cody Larsen, guard Antoine McClain, running back Bobby Rainey, tackle J.J. Unga, and tight end Billy Bajema.  Previously released running back Anthony Allen, cornerback Marc Anthony, linebacker Nigel Carr, running back Delone Carter, inside linebacker Brandon Copeland, quarterbacks Caleb Hanie and Dayne Crist, offensive tackles Jordan Devey and Rogers Gaines, center Reggie Stephens and tight end Alex Silvestro, and placed outside linebacker D.J. Bryant on injured reserve.

Buffalo Bills: Released quarterback Matt LeinartReleased cornerback Crezdon Butler and tackle Zebrie SandersPlaced quarterback Kevin Kolb, wide receiver Brad Smith and fullback Drew Smith on injured reserve. Released linebacker Kourtnei Brown, running back Zach Brown, guard Antoine Caldwell , guard Zack Chibane, defensive back Jordan Dangerfield, tight end Dorin Dickerson, defensive back Kip Edwards, running back Kendall Gaskins, defensive tackle Jarron Gilbert, defensive back T.J. Heath, wide receiver Brandon Kaufman, linebacker Keith Pough, tight end Nick Provo, linebacker Brian Smith and center David SnowReleased quarterback Thaddeus Lewis, linebacker Bryan Scott, defensive tackle Torell Troup, defensive end Jamie Blatnick and defensive end Izaan Cross.

Cincinnati Bengals: Released tackle Dennis Roland, running back Daniel Herron, fullback John Conner, receiver Cobi Hamilton and linebacker J.K. Schaffer. They got to the limit by waiving quarterback John Skelton, long snapper Bryce Davis, safety Tony Dye, tackle Reid Fragel, center T.J. Johnson, cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris,  cornerback Onterio McCalebb, defensive end Dontay Moch, cornerback Shaun Prater, wide receiver Taveon Rogers, wide receiver Roy Roundtree, defensive tackle Terrence Stephens, guard John Sullen and linebacker Bruce Taylor, placing linebacker Emmanuel Lamur on injured reserve, and running back Bernard Scott on reserve/PUP.

Cleveland Browns: Released tight end Dan Gronkowskialong with offensive lineman Braxton Cave, wide receiver Mike Edwards, defensive back Abdul Kanneh, running back Miguel Maysonet, defensive back Kent Richardson and punter Colton SchmidtReleased receiver David Nelson. They also released kickers Shayne Graham and  Brandon Bogatay, waived offensive lineman Aaron Adams, defensive back Akeem Auguste, linebacker Justin Cole, running back Jamiane Cook, defensive lineman Hall Davis, wide receiver Tori Gurley, linebacker James-Michael Johnson, wide receiver David Nelson, wide receiver Naaman Roosevelt, defensive lineman Brian Sanford, defensive back Jamoris Slaughter and linebacker Justin Staples and placed wide receiver Josh Gordon on the reserve/suspended list. Added running backs Dennis Johnson and Bobby Rainey.

Denver Broncos: Released fifth-round wide receiver Tavarres King and sixth-round tackle Vinston Painter. Placed linebacker Von Miller on reserve/suspended and linebackers Stewart Bradley and Lerentee McCray and defensive end Quanterus Smith on injured reserve. They also released running back Lance Ball, center/guard C.J. Davis, running back Jeremiah Johnson, center/guard Ryan Lilja and tight end Jake O’Connell, and waived defensive end Jeremy Beal, center/guard Philip Blake, tackle Paul Cornick, defensive tackles Romney Fuga and Ben Garland, cornerback Aaron Hester, linebacker Damien Holmes,  safety Ross Rasner, wide receivers Gerell Robinson and Lamaar Thomas and defensive end John Youboty.

Houston Texans:  Released defensive end Keith Browner, tight end Jake Byrne, cornerback Roc Carmichael, fullback Tyler Clutts, linebacker Cameron Collins, receiver Andy Cruse, offensive lineman Tyler Horn, defensive end Delano Johnson, running back Dennis Johnson, safety Orhian Johnson, nose tackle Chris Jones, running back Deji Karim, offensive lineman Alex Kupper, cornerback Elbert Mack, tackle Nate Menkin, linebacker Mike Mohamed, receiver EZ Nwachukwu, and safety Jawanza Starling.  Placed receiver Alan Bonner (hamstring), tackle Brennan Williams (knee), and linebacker Trevardo Williams (knee) on injured reserve.  Released defensive lineman Daniel Muir, nose tackle David Hunter, and receiver Mike Smith with injury settlements.

Indianapolis Colts: Released tackle Ben Ijalana, defensive tackle Drake Nevis, outside linebacker Daniel Adongo, safety Larry Asante, center Thomas Austin, cornerback Marshay Green, defensive end Lawrence Guy, quarterback Chandler Harnish, fullback Robert Hughes, tight end Dominique Jones, wide receiver Jeremy Kelley, linebacker Josh McNary,  cornerback Sheldon Price, wide receiver Jabin Sambrano, wide receiver Lanear Sampson, linebacker Monte Simmons, tackle Bradley Sowell, nose tackle Martin Tevaseu and tackle Lee Ziemba. They also waived-injured tackle Emmett Cleary, linebacker Shawn Loiseau and cornerback Daxton Swanson.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Got down to 53 by placing receiver Justin Blackmon on the reserve/suspended list and cutting receiver Jeremy Ebert, defensive end Pannel Egboh, running back Jonathan Grimes, quarterback Mike Kafka, linebacker Brandon Marshall, receiver Charly Martin, tackle Pat McQuistan, guard Drew Nowak, cornerback Kevin Rutland, defensive tackle D’Anthony Smith, linebacker Julian Stanford, cornerback Marcus Trufant, receiver Toney Clemons, defensive end Ryan Davis, defensive tackle T.J. Barnes, offensive tackle R.J. Dill, tight end Ryan Otten, receiver Tobais Palmer, quarterback Matt Scott, safety Steven Terrell and linebacker Mike Zimmer.

Kansas City Chiefs: Released tight end Tony Moeaki. Guard Ricky Henry was waived/injured and the team waived or released defensive end Austen Lane, tackle Steven Baker, wide receiver Josh Bellamy, safety Malcolm Bronson, safety Greg Castillo, cornerback Kennard Cox, defensive lineman Marcus Dixon, offensive lineman Tommie Draheim, linebacker Darin Drakeford, running back Shaun Draughn, wide receiver Frankie Hammond, tight end Demetrius Harris, defensive back Tysyn Hartman, linebacker Orie Lemon, cornerback Semaj Moody, fullback Toben Opurum, tackle Matt Reynolds, wide receiver Rico Richardson, guard Rokevious Watkins and linebacker Ridge Wilson. Traded linebacker Edgar Jones to Dallas. Released linebacker Zac Diles.

Miami Dolphins: Released Antwan Applewhite. Waived guard Chris Barker, center Sam Brenner, wide receiver Chad Bumphis, wide receiver Keenan Davis, defensive tackle A.J. Francis, running back Jonas Gray, safety Keelan Johnson, safety Jordan Kovacs, tackle Andrew McDonald, tight end Kyle Miller, wide receiver Marvin McNutt. defensive end Tristan Okpalaugo, cornerback Julian Posey, cornerback De’Andre Presley, defensive tackle Kheeston Randall, defensive tackle Tracy Robertson, linebacker Lee Robinson, linebacker Austin Spitler and wide receiver Brian Tyms. Waived/injured tackle Jeff Adams and quarterback Aaron Corp.

New England Patriots:  Released tight ends Daniel Fells and Jake Ballard.  Released defensive lineman Marcus BenardReleased receiver Johnathan Haggerty, linebacker Mike Rivera, offensive lineman Luke Patterson, fullback Ben Bartholomew, defensive lineman Gilbert Peña, offensive lineman Matt Stankiewitch and defensive lineman Scott Vallone.  Released quarterback Tim Tebow and defensive tackle Marcus ForstonReleased punter Zoltan Mesko, defensive tackle Justin Francis,  linebacker Ja’Gared Davis, running back George Winn, wide receiver Quentin Sims, safety Kannorris Davis, defensive back Justin Green and offensive lineman Josh Kline.  Released defensive end Jermaine Cunningham.  Released offensive lineman Chris McDonald, linebacker Jeff Tarpinian, defensive back Stephone Morris.  Place safety Adrian Wilson on injured reserve.

New York Jets:  Released quarterback Greg McElroy, defensive tackle Antonio Garay, kicker Dan Carpenter, running back Mossis Madu, receiver Michael Campbell, receiver Mohamed Massaquoi, receiver Ben Obamanu, receiver Zach Rogers, tight end Chris Pantale, offensive lineman Erik Cook, offensive lineman J.B. Shugarts, offensive lineman Jason Smith, defensive lineman Junior Aumavae, defensive lineman Lanier Coleman, defensive lineman Tevita Finau, linebacker Troy Davis, linebacker JoJo Dickson, linebacker Jacquies Smith, defensive back Royce Adams, defensive back Mike Edwards, and defensive back Rontez Miles.  Placed running back Mike Goodson on the reserve/suspended list.

Oakland Raiders:  Released defensive end Andre Carter, linebacker Omar Gaither, cornerback Joselio Hanson, tackle Tony Hills, safety Reggie Smith, defensive lineman Ryan Baker, defensive end David Bass, linebacker Billy Boyko, cornerback Chance Casey, guard Jason Foster, tight end Richard Gordon, receiver Greg Jenkins, safety Shelton Johnson, tight end Brian Leonhardt, guard Lamar Mady, kicker Justin Medlock, defensive tackle KurtTaufa’asau, linebacker Chase Thomas, receiver Conner Vernon, and running back Deonte Williams.  Waiver tackle Willie Smith with the “injured” designation.  Placed offensive lineman Tony Bergstrom on injured reserve.  Placed receiver Andre Holmes on the reserve/suspended list.

Pittsburgh Steelers: Released running back Jonathan Dwyer and punter Brian Moorman, and waived running back Alvester Alexander, defensive linemen Alameda Ta’amu and Brian Arnfelt, linebackers Alan Baxter, Terence Garvin, Marshall McFadden and Brian Rolle, wide receivers Justin Brown, Reggie Dunn and Kashif Moore, offensive linemen Mike Golic, Chris Hubbard, Joe Long and Joe Madsen, tight ends Jamie McCoy and Nathan Overbay, and defensive backs Terry Hawthorne, Devin Smith, Ross Ventrone and Josh Victorian.

San Diego Chargers: Released tackle Max Starks, cornerback Cornelius Brown, safety Sean Cattouse, linebacker Phillip Dillard, cornerback Greg Gatson, linebacker Jerrell Harris, cornerback William Middleton, linebacker Daniel Molls, tackle Randy Richards, guard Steve Schilling and wide receiver Luke TaskerReleased wide receiver Robert Meachem. Also released tackle Nick Becton, linebacker Frank Beltre, tight end Ben Cotton, cornerback Marcus Cromartie, defensive end Logan Harrell, running back Michael Hill, cornerback Josh Johnson, linebacker Thomas Keiser, center David Molk and tight end David Rolf.

Tennessee Titans: Released offensive lineman Kasey Studdard, running back Jalen Parmele, offensive lineman Daniel Baldridge, defensive tackle Zach Clayton, TE Brandon Barden, linebacker Gary Guyton, defensive tackle Nigel Nicholas, wide receiver Dontel WatkinsReleased quarterback Rusty Smith, linebacker Scott Solomon, tight end Jack Doyle, fullback Collin Mooney, linebacker Tim Shaw and receiver Rashad RossPlaced Marc Mariani on injured reserve. They got to the limit by releasing  Fernando Velasco, defensive tackle Stefan Charles, safety Corey Lynch, linebacker Jonathan Willard and cornerback Khalid Wooten.

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6 Responses to “AFC 53-man roster tracker”
  1. bkg63 says: Aug 31, 2013 9:03 PM

    Last time I looked, the Miami Dolphins were a AFC team…

  2. bsharpe327 says: Aug 31, 2013 9:27 PM

    So the DOLPHINS did not cut eneyone

  3. dcapettini says: Aug 31, 2013 9:55 PM

    Let’s see. The Ravens now have 2 QBs, 2 RBs and 2 TEs on their roster and one of the TEs has a broken hip. I guess they are planning on winning with defense. That, and they have apparently figured out a way to keep anyone from getting hurt.

  4. browns627 says: Sep 1, 2013 12:21 AM

    yo chud get dwyer signed asap

  5. bkg63 says: Sep 1, 2013 2:32 PM

    Glad to see you updated the site to include the Dolphins; to all the negative votes, my comments weren’t a slight at the Phins, the site didn’t list the team previously.

  6. imodan says: Sep 1, 2013 6:11 PM

    bsharpe327 says:
    Aug 31, 2013 9:27 PM
    So the DOLPHINS did not cut eneyone
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    What the hell does eneyone mean??

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