The Cowboys have sliced their roster down to 53 with a slew of moves on Saturday. The have released the following offensive players: wide receivers Jamar Newsome, LaRon Byrd and Dezmon Briscoe, guards Stephen Goodin and Uche Nwaneri, running backs Ryan Williams, Phillip Tanner and D.J. Adams, tackle Josh Aladenoye, center Ronald Patrick and tight end Asa Watson. Among the defenders they let go are linemen Kenneth Boatright, Dartwan Bush and Caesar Rayford, cornerback Terrance Mitchell, safety Ryan Smithl and linebackers Dontravis Sapp, Will Smith and Keith Smith. The Cowboys also waived/injured linebacker Orie Lemon and defensive tackle Zach Minter while placing safety Jakar Hamilton and cornerback Orlando Scandrick on the reserve/suspended list.
A strong exhibition season could not save a roster spot for Cowboys wide receiver Jamar Newsome, who has been cut from the team. Newsome has played for five different teams since 2011. His only contributions were five catches for 73 yards in 2012 for Kansas City.
The Cowboys re-signed guard Ray Dominguez and wideout Jamar Newsome to their practice squad after releasing them Saturday.
The Cowboys released guard Ray Dominquez and wide receiver Jamar Newsome from the practice squad Saturday, ESPN reports. Dallas made a move Friday as they called up defensive end Jason Vega from the practice squad to the active roster.
The Cowboys released defensive tackle Landon Cohen and signed defensive tackle David Carter. Carter, who was cut by the Cardinals in the preseason, has played in 32 career games with four starts. Dallas also released wideout Danny Coale from its practice squad and signed wideout Jamar Newsome to the squad.
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