Jacksonville Jaguars release 11 ahead of Tuesday’s deadline

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Come 4:00 p.m. EST on Tuesday, all 32 NFL teams must have trimmed their roster from 90 players to 75 players. Following suit of the Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions, the Jacksonville Jaguars have made a slew of roster cuts.

Defensive tackle David Carter was waived/injured after suffering a leg injury of some sort in Friday’s game against the Lions. Eight other veterans were waived as well:

Cornerback Mike Harris
Wide Receiver Ramses Barden
Linebacker Allen Bradford
Offensive Guard Antoine Caldwell
Linebacker Josh Hull
Fullback Harvey Unga
Safety Joe Young
Center Patrick Lewis

‚ÄúThis is always a tough day when you have to make these decisions. We appreciate all the work these men did into the building of our team. They came to practice every day and competed. We wish them nothing but the best in the future.” – GM David Caldwell

Two rookies also got some bad news on Sunday, long snapper Charley Hughlett and wide receiver Kenny Shaw have also been released.

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