• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Cardinals make flurry of cuts Saturday

    The Cardinals have pared down their roster to 53 on Saturday by cutting 21 players. Arizona cut the following players: RB Zach Bauman, LB Marcus Benard, OL Philip Blake, LB Jonathan Brown, WR Dan Buckner, OL John Estes, DT Bruce Gaston, WR Brittan Golden, TE Andre Hardy, CB Jimmy Legree, CB Bryan McCann, OL Kelvin Palmer, RB Jalen Parmele, DT Isaac Sopoaga, OL Anthony Steen, S Curtis Taylor, LB Adrian Tracy, DT Christian Tupou, S Anthony Walters, CB Teddy Williams and OL Nate Potter.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Cardinals add two defensive linemen

    In the wake of Darnell Dockett's torn ACL, the Cardinals signed defensive linemen Isaac Sopoaga and Ryan McBean, reports Pro Football Talk. Sopoaga played in 14 games last year for the Eagles and Patriots, while McBean has not played in a regular-season game since 2011.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Cardinals to work out, likely sign Isaac Sopoaga

    The Cardinals are bringing in defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga in for a workout and plan to sign him if things go well, Yahoo! Sports reports. The Cardinals lost defensive cornerstone Darnell Dockett to a torn ACL Monday, and Sopoaga will serve as a depth option if he joins the team. He was traded from Philadelphia to New England last October before eventually being cut in March.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Patriots release Isaac Sopoaga

    The Patriots released nose tackle Isaac Sopoaga, clearing $2.5 million in cap room, reports ESPNBoston.com.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Tommy Kelly, Isaac Sopoaga candidates for release

    Patriots defensive tackles Tommy Kelly and Isaac Sopoaga are candidates for restructured contracts or outright release, reports the Boston Globe. Kelly counts $2.6 million against the cap this year, Sopoaga $3.5 million.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Patriots announce AFC Championship Game inactives

    The Patriots listed receiver Kenbrell Thompkins (hip/concussion), guard Chris Barker, linebacker Steve Beauharnais, defensive end Jake Bequette, defensive back Justin Green, defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga and tight end D.J. Williams as inactive for the AFC Championship Game at Denver.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Patriots list playoff inactives

    The Patriots have ruled Chris Barker, Aaron Dobson, D.J. Williams, Jake Bequette, Isaac Sopoaga, Justin Green and Steve Beauharnais all inactive for Saturday's playoff clash against the Colts at home.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Three hurt on Patriots inactive list

    Wide receiver Josh Boyce (ankle), safety Devin McCourty (concussion) and cornerback Alfonzo Dennard (knee, shoulder) are the injured inactives for the Patriots on Sunday. The healthy scratches are offensive lineman Chris Barker, linebacker Steve Beauharnais, defensive end Jake Bequette and defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Patriots list inactives for Week 16

    The Patriots have ruled Nate Solder, D.J. Williams, Dane Fletcher, Josh Boyce, Kenbrell Thompkins, Isaac Sopoaga and Jake Bequette all inactive for Sunday's contest at Baltimore in Week 16.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Patriots acquire Isaac Sopoaga from Eagles

    The Patriots acquired Eagles defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga and a sixth-round pick in exchange for a fifth-round pick, reports the Philadelphia Inquirer.