San Diego Chargers Cut Roster Down to 75

Former San Diego Chargers running back Michael Hayes (34) text messages after practice at Charger Park.

We've been waiting for the entire list of 13 guys that were going to get released by the San Diego Chargers today, and now we have it. It's not incredibly shocking, but there are a few surprises.


I know, that's only 11. The last two guys removed from the roster count were placed on Injured-Reserve. They are:
It looks like I was right about a lot of the cuts that I predicted. The guys they kept that I didn't are mostly around to provide the team with more depth for Thursday's game against the 49ers. They are:

The only real surprising, and disappointing, cut is Taylor Embree. I liked him every time I saw him in practice and thought he did well with his opportunities in the preseason. I suppose the team didn't feel the same way.

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