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Eagles Roster Cuts Tracker 2016

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It won't be long before the Philadelphia Eagles begin their 2016 NFL roster cuts. The Eagles have until 4:00 PM EST on Saturday, Sept. 3 to get their roster down to the 53-player limit.

In the meantime, stay tuned to this thread for lives updates on Eagles cuts, trade rumors, and more. The Eagles might not officially confirm their roster cuts until Saturday but some of the moves will slowly leak out through media reports until then. Check back often for more updates!

Cuts and updates


[4:00 PM ET] - Eagles officially announce 21 cuts. Click here to see them all.

[3:40 PM ET] - Safety Ed Reynolds gets cut for the third year in a row, per Ian Rapoport. Could be a guy who gets claimed on waivers by another team. 11 moves to go.

[3:21 PM ET] - Josh Andrews will make the Eagles' 53-man roster, according to his agent. That's a little bit of a surprise.

[2:20 PM ET] - UDFA defensive tackle Aziz Shittu is gone, per ESP. Will the Eagles keep fellow UDFA DT Destiny Vaeao? 12 moves to go.

[1:34 PM ET] - Eagles reportedly cut UDFA receiver Marcus Johnson and UDFA running back Byron Marshall. ESP reports the Eagles want Marshall on the practice squad. 13 moves to go.

[1:30 PM ET] - Eagles reportedly cut sixth round safety Blake Countess. He had some nice moments in camp but didn't shine during the preseason. 15 moves to go.

[1:00 PM ET] - UDFA WR David Watford has been cut, according to ESP. The Eagles are reportedly hoping to get him on the practice squad. That make sense since he played quarterback in college and could be a scout team QB. 16 moves to go.

[10:47 AM ET] - Eagles trade Sam Bradford! That unexpectedly frees up a roster spot. 17 more moves to go.

[10:02 AM ET] - Quentin Gause has been waived, per Dave Zangaro. 18 more moves to go.

[9:53 AM ET]Eliot Shorr-Parks of reports that DL Jake Metz has been released. Metz was brought in after winning the Arena Bowl with the Philadelphia Soul. And Adam Caplan reports that McLeod Bethel-Thompson will be waived. 19 more moves to make.


[10:10 PM ET]Turron Davenport of The Eagles Wire reports linebacker Myke Tavarres will be cut, according to Tavarres' agent. Tavarres went undrafted in 2016. 21 more moves to make.

[1:16 PM ET] - Cuts tracker posted. The roster currently stands at 75 players. The Eagles have 22 moves to make.

[12:25 PM ET] - Eliot Shorr-Parks reports Eric Rowe is on the trade block. The 2015 second round pick has struggled this summer.

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