Buccaneers waste no time, begin making cuts ahead of Saturday deadline

Just as the team did with the first roster cuts, the Buccaneers wasted no time on Friday slimming down the roster ahead of the Saturday 53-man roster deadline. The first casualties of the roster cuts were:

CB Marc Anthony – Waived
LB Nate Askew – Waived
Edawn Coughman – Waived
CB Kip Edwards – Waived
DE T.J. Fatinikun – Waived
CB Anthony Gaitor – Waived
LB Ka’Lial Glaud – Waived
CB Keith Lewis – Waived
G Jamon Meredith – Released
OL Andrew Miller – Waived
FB Lonnie Pryor – Waived
Jeremiah Warren – Waived

This brings the roster number down to 63. 10 more to go. This page will be updated as more information becomes available.

Updated: August 29, 2014 at 3:18 p.m. EST

K Connor Barth – Released

Updated: September 1, 2014 at 1:07 p.m. EST

DE Larry English – Released
RB Jeff Demps – Waived
TE Cameron Brate – Waived
LB Brandon Magee – Waived
QB Mike Kafka – Waived
WR Solomon Patton – Waived
DT Matthew Masifilo – Waived
S Major Wright – Released
DT Ronald Talley – Released
G Josh Allen – Waived

This totaled 11 cuts of the 10 required. The Buccaneers also claimed OL Garrett Gilkey off waivers from the Browns.

The Buccaneers signed many of the cut players to the practice squad, as well as others not previously on the Buccaneers roster, including:

RB Jeff Demps
TE Cameron Brate
LB Brandon Magee
QB Mike Kafka
WR Solomon Patton
DT Matthew Masifilo
CB Brandon Dixon
CB Derrius Brooks
S Kimario McFadden
LB Carlos Fields

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