With the 2017 NFL regular season just days away, all 32 teams have made the necessary cuts to complete their 53-man roster. A total of 20 former Louisville Cardinals made official rosters for the 2017 season. Two made teams, but were played on injured reserve while one made it through, but was placed on the physically unable to perform list.
Buffalo Bills: LB – Preston Brown, OL – John Miller, C – Eric Wood, TE – Keith Towbridge.
Chicago Bears: WR – Josh Bellamy
Cleveland Browns: LB – James Burgess, S – Calvin Pryor
Houston Texans: DL – Brandon Dunn, OL Breno Giacomini
LA Rams: OL – Jamon Brown
Miami Dolphins: WR – DeVante Parker, RB – Senorise Perry
Minnesota Vikings: QB – Teddy Bridgewater (PUP LIST)
New Orleans Saints: DL – Sheldon Rankins
New York Jets: LB – Lorenzo Mauldin (IR), RB – Bilal Powell
Pittsburgh Steelers: S – William Gay, WR – Eli Rogers
San Francisco 49ers: DE – Elvis Dumervil
Seattle Seahawks: DE – Marcus Smith
Tennessee Titans: WR – Harry Douglas (IR)
Washington Redskins: LB – Josh Harvey-Clemons
Colin Holba: The former Cardinal long snapper was taken in the sixth round by the Pittsburgh Steelers, but didn’t survive the last round of cuts.
James Quick: Signed as a free agent with the Washington Redskins and was one of the last players cut.
DeAngelo Brown: Signed as a free agent with the Tennessee Titans and was cut last week.
Brandon Radcliff: Signed with the Colts shortly after the draft, but was quickly cut. He later signed with the Tennessee Titans midway through training camp, but was cut last week.
Keith Kelsey: Signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Played in two preseason games for Pittsburgh collecting seven tackles, but was cut last week.
Cole Hikutini: After reportedly playing really well in practice, Hikutini didn’t get many opportunities throughout the preseason. He was one of the Niners last cuts, but was later added to their practice squad.
Jamari Staples: Landed an opportunity with the Washington Redskins in early August and played well in their final preseason game, but was one of their last cuts.
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