Patriots announce 11 roster cuts, roster right down to 78 gamers


The Patriots nonetheless have to make 25 extra roster cuts to get right down to the 53-man restrict on Tuesday.

New England Patriots Head coach Bill Belichick, left and son Stephen Belichick before a preseason NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Saturday, Aug. 19, 2023, in Green Bay, Wis.
Invoice Belichick and his employees nonetheless have to make 25 extra roster cuts between now and Tuesday. AP Picture/Jeffrey Phelps

The Patriots have till 4 p.m. on Tuesday to chop its roster right down to the league-mandated, 53-man restrict.

However Invoice Belichick and New England’s player-personnel employees obtained a head begin on their roster cuts over the weekend, with the group asserting 11 cuts on Sunday night.

The 11 gamers reduce by New England are:

DT Carl Davis
LB Diego Fagot
S Brad Hawkins
TE Johnny Lumpkin
RB C.J. Marable
DB Quandre Mosely
CB Rodney Randle
DT Justus Tavai
OL Micah Vanterpool
TE Scotty Washington
LB Carson Wells

With these cuts, the Patriots are down 78 gamers on their roster, with one other 25 cuts wanted earlier than Tuesday night.

Past the discharge of Davis, there aren’t many surprises discovered on this preliminary spherical of roster cuts, with the opposite 10 gamers incomes restricted reps with first or second-team models throughout preseason video games and training-camp periods. 

There have been a number of different gamers lacking throughout Sunday’s apply session in Foxborough, though a majority of these absences can doubtless be chalked as much as damage versus a roster-related transfer.

In line with Nicole Yang of The Boston Globe, different lacking gamers on Sunday included:

CB Isaiah Bolden (concussion)
CB Christian Gonzalez (undisclosed damage)
WR Tyquan Thornton (higher physique)
S Cody Davis (PUP)
LB Chris Board
LB Ronnie Perkins (undisclosed)
DE Trey Flowers (PUP)
OL Kody Russey (undisclosed)
OL Riley Reiff (leg)
OT Conor McDermott (undisclosed)
OT Calvin Anderson (non-football damage listing)