The NFL deadline for teams to get down to the initial 53-man rosters is at 1 p.m. PT Tuesday. Teams are starting the process early and the Las Vegas Raiders could make cuts as soon as today.
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2:49 p.m.: Kyler Fackrell was cut off the injured reserve. He was expected to be a contributor before being hurt early in training camp. He signed a one-year deal with the Raiders.
Raiders cut Kyler Fackrell from IR— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) August 31, 2022
3:52 p.m.: The Raiders have announced their initial 53-man roster. Check it out here.
Down to the initial 53.— Las Vegas Raiders (@Raiders) August 30, 2022
We have made the following roster moves » https://t.co/qJUzfZomlz pic.twitter.com/yMVtmU9kOo
2:28 It seems like some undrafted rookies made the Las Vegas roster.
.@ShrineBowl had FIVE players from D2 schools— Eric Galko (@EricGalko) August 30, 2022
All five have made initial NFL rosters
WR Dareke Young, #Seahawks
DL Sam Roberts, #Patriots
CB Dallis Flowers, #Colts
CB Sam Webb, #Raiders
SAF D'Anthony Bell, #Browns
Reminder to all D2 programs: We're watching and so is the NFL! pic.twitter.com/LqKIcOQtRB
12:10 p.m.: A linebacker is on the move.
Source: The #Raiders plan to waive LB Curtis Bolton, but he's a strong candidate to return to the practice squad.— Doug Kyed (@DougKyed) August 30, 2022
12:07 p.m.: More surprises and another 2021 Week 1 starter is on the move, the Raiders traded Trayvon Mullen to the Cardinals.
Source: The #Raiders are trading CB Trayvon Mullen to the #AZCardinals. Major DB help in AZ.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 30, 2022
10:56 a.m.: A possible target on the offensive line. He fits the system and he played in Chicago under Raiders’ assistant GM Champ Kelly.
The #Patriots have waived OL Arlington Hambright, source said, after he played both guard spots and LT in the preseason. A potential claim.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 30, 2022
9:55 a.m.: A young O-lineman is out.
The #Raiders are waiving OL Bam Olaseni, per source. They intend to bring him back on the practice squad.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 30, 2022
9:36 a.m.: Another vet free-agent addition, safety Matthias Farley, is out as well.
The #Raiders are releasing veteran safety Matthias Farley, per source.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 30, 2022
9:24 a.m.: An early reported cut of the day for the Raiders is an unexpected one. ESPN says cornerback Darius Phillips is getting cut. He played pretty well in the preseason. This could bode well for both Amik Robertson and Sam Webb.
Raiders releasing DB Darius Phillips, per source. Was set to be backup corner and special teamer.— Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerESPN) August 30, 2022
7:05 a.m.: Lynn Bowden, who the Raiders traded months after taking him in the third round two years ago, is now out in Miami.
Dolphins are releasing WR Lynn Bowden, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 30, 2022