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Richardson, Griffin, Roby among 21 cut by Saints


New Orleans -- The New Orleans Saints announced 22 roster moves to get down to the league-mandated 53-man active roster. According to a press release from the team, OC Eric Olsen was put on injured reserve and the following players were cut:

-QB Ryan Griffin
-WR Preston Parker
-FB Austin Johnson
-WR Saalim Hakim
-OG Elliot Mealer
-TE Keavon Milton
-TE Michael Higgins
-OG Andrew Tiller
-OC Jeremiah Warren
-ILB Ray Shipman
-OLB Rufus Johnson
-NT Isaako Aaitui
-S Jerico Nelson
-OLB Baraka Atkins
-OT Marcel Jones
-CB Korey Lindsey
-CB Jumal Rolle

The team also announced that the following players had their contracts terminated: 

-DE/LB Jay Richardson
-CB Chris Carr
-S Jim Leonhard
-WR Courtney Roby

The Saints will begin establishing their practice squad, on Sunday.



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