FOXBORO, Mass. -- The New England Patriots announced the release of ten players today as they worked to reduce the roster to meet a league limit of 53 by Saturday. New England also traded rookie running back Patrick Cobbs to the Pittsburgh Steelers for an undisclosed draft pick Cobbs, a preseason playmaker was unlikely to clear waivers should the team have made the attempt.
September 1, 2006
Tuesday is a scheduled roster cutdown day for every team in the NFL. Some teams have already begun the process of letting players go as they work to meet the maximum of 75 allowable. The New England Patriots have their own list to compile. Patriots Insider takes a look at those on the bubble and what makes them likely candidates for the turk.
August 28, 2006
Roster battles are part of every training camp around the league. Although Patriots head coach Bill Belichick downplayed the idea of camp battles in a recent press conference, they are a fact of life in the NFL. One position the team has plenty of competition from relative unknowns is at wide receiver. Patriots Insider reviews the pros and cons of each camp hopeful.
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