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Buffalo Bills cuts tracker: Watching as the Bills cut down to 53 players

We’re tracking the Bills cuts here.

It’s the weekend after the final preseason game, which means the Buffalo Bills will be cutting their roster from 90 to 53 players. Last year, the NFL changed the roster rules and removed the initial cutdown period, which put all the emphasis on a single weekend of cuts. Teams batched their releases over the course of the weekend, and will likely do the same leading up to Saturday’s 4pm deadline.

Last year the Bills didn’t make any noteworthy moves besides releasing promising young running back Jonathan Williams (and keeping Mike Tolbert on the roster) and backup linebacker Gerald Hodges. This year, the roster bubble includes wide receivers like Corey Coleman and Ray-Ray McCloud, half of Buffalo’s tight ends, and possibly veteran quarterback AJ McCarron.

As the NFL roster cuts trickle in, we’ll be listing them all here. When the Bills start signing players to fix some vacancies, or fill out their practice squad, we’ll have you covered for that too.


WR Brandon Reilly (per his Twitter feed)

LB Tanner Vallejo (per Ian Rapoport)

OL Gerhard de Beer (per his agent, Brett Tessler)

WR Corey Coleman (per Ian Rapoport)

DB Dean Marlowe (per NFL Draft Diamonds)

WR Cam Phillips (per Joe Buscaglia)

TE Keith Towbridge (per Joe Buscaglia)

C Adam Redmond (per Joe Buscaglia)

FB Sam Rogers (per Joe Buscaglia)

DT Albert Havili (per Joe Buscaglia)

CB Breon Borders (per Joe Buscaglia)

DT Tyrunn Walker (per Tom Pelissero)

T Mo Porter (per Joe Buscaglia)

WR Malachi Dupre (per Matthew Fairburn)

S Kelcie McCray (per Aaron Wilson)

DE Mat Boesen (per the Bills)

G Ike Boettger (per the Bills)

RB Travaris Cadet (per the Bills)

CB Ryan Carter (per the Bills)

WR Kaelin Clay (per the Bills)

DE Terrence Fede (per the Bills)

RB Keith Ford (per the Bills)

DT Rickey Hatley (per the Bills)

T Josh James (per the Bills)

DE Mike Love (per the Bills)

TE Nick O’Leary (per the Bills)

WR Austin Proehl (per the Bills)

P Jon Ryan (per the Bills)

WR Rod Streater (per the Bills)

LB Corey Thompson (per the Bills)

CB Levi Wallace (per the Bills)

T De’Ondre Wesley (per the Bills)

LB Xavier Woodson-Luster (per the Bills)

Players who made the roster:

WR Ray-Ray McCloud III (per NFL Draft Diamonds)

S Siran Neal (per NFL Draft Diamonds)

DE Eddie Yarbrough (per Nick Wojton)

WR Robert Foster (per Matthew Fairburn)

WR Jeremy Kerley (per Ryan Talbot)

CB Lafayette Pitts (per Joe Buscaglia)