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The Washington Football Team announces roster cuts to finalize 53-man roster

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The roster cuts started yesterday with the release of 6 players yesterday afternoon. The names started pouring in this morning as the team worked its way through 27 players to get to their 53-man roster. Ron Rivera said the team has their eyes on other teams cuts, potential trades, and of course filling out their 16-man practice squad with players that can develop and contribute this year.

Some notable names that were released this morning were Jimmy Moreland, Peyton Barber, and Antonio Gandy-Golden. Moreland has been a fan-favorite(The People's Corner), but faced a lot of competition. Peyton Barber was expected to .make the team going into the offseason, but the hype-rocket known as Jaret Patterson showed enough in camp and during preseason games to make him expendable. Antonio Gandy-Golden was a 4th round pick last year that dealt with injuries. He looked like he had a shot and was the best 2nd half WR in the preseason, but the competition was stiff this year. He could get interest on the waiver wire, and Washington should have practice squad interest if he clears.

Washington Football Team Roster



Ryan Fitzpatrick

Taylor Heinicke

Kyle Allen

Wide Receiver(7)

Terry McLaurin

Curtis Samuel

Cam Sims

Adam Humphries

Dyami Brown

Dax Milne

DeAndre Carter

Tight End(4)

Logan Thomas

John Bates

Sammis Reyes

Ricky Seals-Jones

Running Back(3)

Antonio Gibson

J.D. McKissic

Jaret Patterson

Offensive Line(9)

Charles Leno Jr.

Ereck Flowers

Chase Roullier

Brandon Scherff

Sam Cosmi

Cornelius Lucas

Wes Schweitzer

Saahdiq Charles

Tyler Larsen


Defensive Line(9)

Jonathan Allen

Daron Payne

Matt Ioannidis

Tim Settle

Chase Young

Montez Sweat

James Smith-Williams

Casey Toohill

Shaka Toney


Jamin Davis

Jon Bostic

Cole Holcomb

Khaleke Hudson


Kendall Fuller

William Jackson III

Benjamin St-Juste

Torry McTyer

Troy Apke

Darryl Roberts


Landon Collins

Bobby McCain

Deshazor Everett

Kamren Curl

Darrick Forrest

Special Teams(3)


Dustin Hopkins


Tress Way

Long Snapper

Camaron Cheeseman

Roster Cuts


  • Stephen Montez (QB)
  • Jon Toth (C)
  • Jonathan Williams (RB)
  • Peyton Barber (RB)
  • Tony Brown (WR)
  • Isaiah Wright (WR)
  • Antonio Gandy-Golden (WR)
  • Caleb Wilson (TE)
  • David Steinmetz (OL)
  • David Sharpe (OL)
  • Wes Martin (OL)
  • Keith Ismael (OL)
  • Beau Benzschawel


  • Linden Stephens (CB)
  • Cole Luke (CB)
  • Jimmy Moreland (CB)
  • Danny Johnson (CB)
  • Joe Walker (LB)
  • Jordan Kunaszyk (LB)
  • David Mayo (LB)
  • Jared Norris (LB)
  • Devaroe Lawrence (DL)
  • William Bradley-King (DL)
  • Bunmi Rotimi (DL)
  • Daniel Wise (DL)
  • Gabe Wright (DL)
  • Jeremy Reaves (S)

Injury Exemption(1)

  • David Bada (DL)