The Miami Dolphins have pared their roster to 86 players, after releasing three players last week, signing two yesterday, then releasing another three last night. With today's 4pm ET deadline to reduce rosters to 75, the Dolphins have 11 more players to cut sometime today.
The cutting started last week, when tight end Michael Egnew, cornerback Jalil Brown, and defensive tackle Micajah Reynolds were released before the team's Preseason Week 3 contest. Yesterday, Miami added kicker Jake Rogers and defensive tackle Cory Grissom before releasing offensive lineman Steven Baker, safety Demetrius Wright, and kicker John Potter.
The current roster for the Dolphins looks like:
Quarterbacks (4): Ryan Tannehill, Matt Moore, Brady Quinn, Seth Lobato
Running backs (6): Lamar Miller, Knowshon Moreno, Daniel Thomas, Damien Williams, Mike Gillislee, Orleans Darkwa
Wide receivers (11): Mike Wallace, Brian Hartline, Brandon Gibson, Jarvis Landry, Rishard Matthews, Damian Williams, Armon Binns, Matt Hazel, Kevin Cone, Ryan Spadola, Marcus Thigpen
Tight ends (7): Charles Clay, Dion Sims, Harold Hoskins, Arthur Lynch, Brett Brackett, Kyle Miller, Evan Wilson
Offensive linemen (15): Branden Albert, Mike Pouncey (PUP), Ja'Wuan James, Dallas Thomas, Daryn Colledge, Samson Satele, Billy Turner, Nate Garner, Shelley Smith, Sam Brenner, Jason Fox, Tyler Larsen, David Arkin, Evan Finkenberg, Tony Hills
Defensive linemen (17): Cameron Wake, Olivier Vernon, Randy Starks, Jared Odrick, Earl Mitchell, Dion Jordan, Derrick Shelby, A.J. Francis, Terrence Fede, Anthony Johnson, Isaako Aaitui, Tevin Mims, Kamal Johnson, Rakim Cox, Garrison Smith, Cory Grissom, D'Aundre Reed
Linebackers (9): Dannell Ellerbe, Koa Misi, Philip Wheeler, Jordan Tripp, Jason Trusnik, Jelani Jenkins, Chris McCain, Jonathan Freeny, Andrew Wilson
Defensive backs (13): Brent Grimes, Cortland Finnegan, Reshad Jones, Louis Delmas, Jimmy Wilson, Jamar Taylor, Will Davis, Don Jones, Michael Thomas, Walt Aikens, Jordan Kovacs, Steven Clarke, Kevin Fogg
Specialists (4): Brandon Fields (P), John Denney (LS), Caleb Sturgis (K), Jake Rogers (K)