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Redskins cut 2012 fifth-round pick Adam Gettis

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The Redskins started whittling their roster down to 75 players on Sunday with a series of moves and they’ve continued the process by parting ways with a member of their 2012 draft class.

Guard Adam Gettis, a fifth-round pick, was waived by the team, leaving them with seven of their nine selections from that year still on the roster.

Gettis played 13 games for the team in 2013 after seeing no regular season time during his rookie season. He never made a start for the team and the offseason acquisition of Shawn Lauvao to go with Chris Chester on the starting line left him in a losing battle for a backup spot on the line this time around.

The Redskins also waived cornerback Bryan Shepherd, who signed with the team as an undrafted free agent this spring. With Gettis and Shepherd cast aside, the team has two more moves to make before Tuesday afternoon’s deadline.

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8 Responses to “Redskins cut 2012 fifth-round pick Adam Gettis”
  1. floratiotime says: Aug 26, 2014 11:00 AM

    You know it’s over when you’re cut by this bottom feeder team.

  2. rg3andthensome says: Aug 26, 2014 11:21 AM

    Hail Skins!

  3. andrewluck12 says: Aug 26, 2014 11:25 AM

    Could be a solid pick up for the Colts. Lord knows we need all the line help we can get

  4. myeaglescantwin says: Aug 26, 2014 11:27 AM

    come on up I95, philly needs those zone read guards

  5. goodellisruiningtheleague says: Aug 26, 2014 11:36 AM

    wasn’t he cut yesterday?

  6. gammynomnom says: Aug 26, 2014 11:47 AM

    Should have kept this dude and cut RG3-13 instead.

  7. 106reasons says: Aug 26, 2014 11:57 AM

    The other two waived:

    WR Rashad Ross

    TE Matt Veldman

    They also released G/C Mike McGlynn.

    So now they’re at 75.

  8. owentoo says: Aug 26, 2014 12:24 PM

    Well, when you lose out to Shawn ‘Swinging Gate’ Lauvao you can’t be all that good.

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