The Jacksonville Jaguars will have to release 15 players by August 26th, as the NFL requires all teams to make their first cuts by that date to get down to 75 players. This means that last Friday might have been the last time some of these players play a down in the NFL, or at the least in a Jaguars uniform.
NFL teams must make their final cuts by August 30th, bringing their roster to 53 players. Teams can now also bring back 10 players on their practice squad, according to new expansion rules.
We will try to keep track of all the cuts live on this post, so if you see something be sure to drop it in the comments and it will get added to the list. Often times, teams will make their first wave of cuts all at once, so if that happens to be the case, we can use this post as an open thread discussion the cuts.
Live Cuts Tracker:
2:56 PM: And there's the last move to get the roster down to 75.
Jaguars will move Aaron Colvin to non FB injury tomorrow. Won't count against 75.— Ryan O'Halloran (@ryanohalloran) August 25, 2014
2:47 PM: The roster is down to 76 overall.
The #Jaguars have waived 1st-yr WR Lamaar Thomas and rookie RB Terrance Cobb. Roster currently at 76, and must be at 75 by tomorrow at 4pm.— Tad Dickman (@Tdickman89) August 25, 2014
9:57 AM: Roster is now down to 78.
#Jaguars waive/injured DB Deion Belue. The roster is now at 78.— Jacksonville Jaguars (@Jaguars) August 25, 2014
3:14 PM: #HaysAnalytics
Not into his second regular season yet, Dave Caldwell has brought in 63 of the 79 players on #Jaguars roster.— Hays Carlyon (@HaysCarlyon) August 24, 2014
3:04 PM: Not a surprise at all.
This isn't a surprise, but all 17 of Dave Caldwell's draft picks remain on 79-man #Jaguars roster.— Hays Carlyon (@HaysCarlyon) August 24, 2014
2:55 PM: Only five more Gene picks remaining: Cecil Shorts III, Chris Prosinski, Bryan Anger, Andre Branch, and Tyson Alualu.
Former FSU players Mike Harris and Kenny Shaw cut by #Jaguars. Harris a Gene Smith draft pick.— Hays Carlyon (@HaysCarlyon) August 24, 2014
2:54 PM: The first 11 cuts have been made. That's WR Ramses Barden, LB Allen Bradford, C Antoine Caldwell, DE David Carter, CB Mike Harris, LS Charley Hughlett, LB Josh Hull, C Patrick Lewis, WR Kenny Shaw, FB Harvey Unga, and S Joe Young. Four more players will be released before Tuesday.
#Jaguars cuts: Barden, Bradford, A. Caldwell, David Carter (waived/injured), Mike Harris, Hughlett, Hull, P. Lewis, Shaw, Unga, Joe Young.— Hays Carlyon (@HaysCarlyon) August 24, 2014
10:50 AM: While he's not on the active roster yet, Ace Sanders is back at the Jaguars facility.
Ace Sanders reports to #Jaguars practice http://t.co/ctoV5RxA0w— Big Cat Country (@BigCatCountry) August 24, 2014