The Washington Redskins signed offensive lineman Tevita Stevens to the practice squad and released offensive lineman Braxston Cave from the squad.
The Washington Redskins signed offensive lineman Braxston Cave and linebacker Jackson Jeffcoat to their practice squad while releasing linebacker Chaz Sutton and offensive lineman Tevita Stevens from the squad.
The New England Patriots released a mix of veterans and rookies Saturday in cutting their roster down to the required 53.
The offensive players now gone are wide receivers Jeremy Gallon and Josh Boyce , tight end Steve Maneri , linemen Chris Martin , Jon Halapio and Braxston Cave and running backs Roy Finch and Jonas Gray .
Cut from the defensive side are linebackers Taylor McCuller , Ja'Gared Davis and Steve Beauharnais , linemen Eathyn Manumaleuna , L.T. Tuipulotu , Jake Bequette and Jerel Worthy and defensive backs Shamiel Gary , Kanorris Davis and Dax Swanson .
The New England Patriots signed offensive linemen Braxston Cave and R.J. Mattes , tackle Jordan Devey , wideouts Reggie Dunn and Greg Orton, running back Sam McGuffie and linebacker Taylor Reed to reserve/futures contracts. All seven players ended the season on New England's practice squad.
The New England Patriots claimed four players off waivers: offensive lineman Braxston Cave from Cleveland, guard Chris Barker and defensive tackle A.J. Francis from Miami, and linebacker Chris White from Detroit. New England released running back/kick returner <player idref= and defensive back <player idref= Marquice Cole .
In addition, New England signed linebackers Jeff Tarpinian and Ja'Gared Davis , safety Kanorris Davis , defensive back Justin Green and defensive lineman Marcus Forston .