Roster trimming begins: Who missed the cut for the Atlanta Falcons?


If you listened to last night’s Sunday Night Football broadcast of the Cincinnati Bengals vs. Arizona Cardinals game on NBC you probably heard Chris Collinsworth say that this is the hardest time of the year for NFL coaches. He wasn’t referring to injuries or the preseason schedule; he was talking about roster cuts and how difficult it is to make those decisions.

By 4:00 eastern time tomorrow each NFL team must cut their rosters from 90 players down to 75, but today the Atlanta Falcons got a head start an announced 14 players were trimmed.

Here’s a complete list of the players who were released, or placed on injured reserve:


The Falcons have until Saturday to get the roster down to 53 players.

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