UPDATE: The Chiefs are down to 75 players
The Kansas City Chiefs and the rest of the NFL are preparing to make their roster cuts ahead of Tuesday’s deadline. Teams must go from the 90-player roster maximum to 75 players by 3 p.m. (Arrowhead Time) this afternoon. After cuts on Sunday and Monday, the Chiefs are at 80 players, which means they have five more cuts to make.
So far, the Chiefs have cut: DB Bryce Cheek, DL Niko Davis, OL Curtis Feigt, CB Malcolm Jackson, WR Seantavius Jones, LB Jonathan Massaquoi, WR Kashif Moore, C Drew Nowak, G Garrick Mayweather.
We’ll be updating when the Chiefs make the rest of their cuts.
For now, we’re tracking some of the other interesting cuts around the NFL. Find all the roster cuts around the league at SB Nation.
NFL roster cut tracker (updating)
The #Chiefs have a roster exemption for Berry so they are at 75 men right now.— Terez A. Paylor (@TerezPaylor) August 30, 2016
Trey Millard has been waived injured and will likely return to the team and go through the rehab process.— Terez A. Paylor (@TerezPaylor) August 30, 2016
Josh Mauga is out for the season with a labral tear.— Terez A. Paylor (@TerezPaylor) August 30, 2016
The #Cowboys have received calls from teams seeking to trade for RB Darren McFadden, source said. DAL really wants to keep him, though.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 30, 2016
#Redskins announced releases of ILB Perry Riley and DL Stephen Paea.— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) August 30, 2016
#Packers officially traded LB Lerentee McCray to the #Bills for a 2018 draft pick.— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) August 30, 2016
The Chiefs just released Mitch Mathews (WR, BYU)... Highly sought-after rookie free agent never got much of an opportunity this preseason.— Brett Tessler (@TesslerSports) August 30, 2016
One note from this morning on @gmfb: The #KCChiefs have made teams aware that QB Aaron Murray is available via trade. A low-cost option.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 30, 2016
If you weren't up at 3am: Free agent pass rusher Paul Kruger visiting NOLA then KC https://t.co/DSuILxLsqa— Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) August 30, 2016
Another guy available via trade: Chiefs' Knile Davis, who has been on the roster bubble all camp. Ty Hill as KR makes Davis expendable.— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) August 29, 2016