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Raiders officially announce roster cuts to get down to 53-man roster

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After waiting more than three hours past the time when the team had to submit their cuts to the league office, the Raiders have made their cuts official for the rest of us. Here are the moves they made to pare the roster down to the mandatory 53-man limit:

WAIVED THE FOLLOWING PLAYERS:

Player                         Pos.   Ht.     Wt.    Exp.   College

Atkinson III, George               RB       6-1      220     1          Notre Dame

Bell, Mitch                              G         6-3      345     1          Louisiana Tech

Brent, K.J.                               WR      6-3      202     R          Wake Forest

Durden, Kenneth                    CB       6-1      182     R          Youngstown State

Hall, Marvin                           WR      5-10    190     R          Washington

Iddings, Drew                         DL       6-5      290     R          South Dakota

Jackson, Branden                   DL       6-4      268     R          Texas Tech

Kirkland, Denver                    G         6-4      335     R          Arkansas

Lott, Derrick                           DT       6-4      315     1          Tennessee-Chattanooga

Lotulelei, John                        LB        5-11    235     4          UNLV

McGee, Jake                           TE        6-6      250     R          Florida

Mickens, Jaydon                     WR      5-10    174     R          Washington

O'Malley, Ryan                       TE        6-6      258     R          Pennsylvania

Omoile, Oni                            G         6-2      310     R          Iowa State

Thorpe, Neiko                        CB       6-1      200     4          Auburn

Toomer, Korey                       LB        6-2      235     3          Idaho

Townsend Jr., Greg                DE       6-2      258     R          USC

Wilson, Kyrie                         LB        6-2      228     R          Fresno State

WAIVED/INJURED THE FOLLOWING PLAYERS:

Player                         Pos.   Ht.     Wt.    Exp.   College

Ball, Neiron                            LB        6-3      235     2          Florida

Cowser, James                       LB/DE 6-3      247     R          Southern Utah

Keep in mind, the Raiders and all other teams, will be keeping an eye on the waiver wire over the next 24 hours so this roster may not be completely settled yet.