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NFL free agents 2016: Former Bucs K Connor Barth headlines list of post-draft cuts

As NFL teams clarify their roster needs and cap situations for the coming season, veteran players are often casualties. Keep up with all the latest cuts here.

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Since the new league year kicked off on March 9, many veteran players have been cut and hit the open market. Now that the 2016 NFL Draft is behind us and teams have a clearer idea of their plans for the coming season, they're choosing to part ways with veteran players.

Perhaps the player has lost a step due to age, or his cap hit exceeds his usefulness. Perhaps he's still got plenty of gas left in the tank, but he just no longer fits the team's needs on the field. There are any number of reasons for a team to move on from a veteran player, and the end result is that plenty of players with valuable NFL experience will be available and looking for a place to land.

The cuts commenced the day after the Super Bowl when the Philadelphia Eagles released Riley Cooper. Later, veterans like Mario Williams, James Laurinaitis, Arian Foster and Andre Johnson were released. Robert Griffin III, who was released by Washington, found a new home with the Cleveland Browns.

We'll keep track of all of the veteran cuts as they're announced in days to come. Be sure to check back often for the latest updates.

Arizona Cardinals

Cory Redding, DT

Atlanta Falcons

Justin Durant, LB
Travis Howard, CB
Collin Mooney, FB
William Moore, SS
Paul Soliai, NT
Roddy White, WR

Baltimore Ravens

Will Hill, S
Daryl Smith, LB

Buffalo Bills

Anthony Dixon, RB
MarQueis Gray, TE
Jacob Maxwell, TE
Leodis McKelvin, CB
Merrill Noel, CB
Ronald Patrick, C
Tony Steward, LB
A.J. Tarpley, LB
Cam Thomas, DB
Kraig Urbik, G
Mario Williams, DE
Jarius Wynn, DE

Carolina Panthers

Nate Chandler, OL
Dwan Edwards, DT
Charles Johnson, DE

Chicago Bears

Jermon Bushrod, LT
Antrel Rolle, S
Matt Slauson, OL

Cincinnati Bengals

A.J. Hawk, LB

Cleveland Browns

Dwayne Bowe, WR
Karlos Dansby, LB
Jim Dray, TE
Ifo Ekpre-Olomu, CB
Saalim Hakim, WR
Johnny Manziel, QB
Scott Solomon, LB
Randy Starks, DL
Donte Whitner, S

Denver Broncos

Aaron Brewer, LS
Owen Daniels, TE
Louis Vasquez, OL

George Uko, DE

Detroit Lions

Joique Bell, RB
C.J. Wilson, DE

Green Bay Packers

Ray Drew, DE
Nate Palmer, LB

Houston Texans

Arian Foster, RB
Garrett Graham, TE
Brian Hoyer, QB
Rahim Moore, FS

Indianapolis Colts

Pierce Burton, OT
Cameron Clear, TE
Josh Freeman, QB
Ben Heenan, OG
Forrest Hill, LS
Khaled Holmes, C/G
Andre Johnson, WR
Ryan Lindley, QB
Jonathan Newsome, LB
Andy Studebaker, LB

Mitchell Van Dyk, OT
Bjoern Werner, LB

Jacksonville Jaguars

Zane Beadles, OL
Chris Clemons, DE
Toby Gerhart, RB
Sergio Brown, S

Los Angeles Rams

Jared Cook, TE
James Laurinaitis, LB
Chris Long, DE

Minnesota Vikings

Terrance Plummer, LB
Alex Singleton, LB
Mike Wallace, WR
Austin Wentworth, OG

Miami Dolphins

Damarr Aultmann, DB
Quinton Coples, DE
Tyler Davis, WR
Jahwan Edwards, RB
Jason Fox, OT
Brent Grimes, CB
Robert Herron, WR
Greg Jennings, WR
Christion Jones, WR
Terrell Manning, LB
Brice McCain, CB
Damontre Moore, DE
Robert Thomas II, DT

New England Patriots

Scott Chandler, TE
Dominique Easley, DT
Darius Fleming, LB
Dane Fletcher, LB
Leonard Johnson, DB
Brandon LaFell, WR

New Orleans Saints

Marques Colston, WR
Jahri Evans, G
David Hawthorne, LB
Ramon Humber, LB
Seantavius Jones, WR


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New York Giants

Will Beatty, LT
Geoff Schwartz, OG

New York Jets

Antonio Cromartie, CB
Jeff Cumberland, TE
Jeremy Kerley, WR

Philadelphia Eagles

Brandon Bair, DE
Riley Cooper, WR
Jerome Couplin, S
Freddie Martino, WR
DeMeco Ryans, LB

Pittsburgh Steelers

Rob Blanchflower, TE
Kevin Palmer, OT
Mitchell Van Dyk, OT

Oakland Raiders

Curtis Lofton, LB

San Diego Chargers

Chi Chi Ariguzo, LB
Donald Brown, RB
Donald Butler, LB
Kavell Conner, LB

San Francisco 49ers

Brian Leonhardt, TE

Seattle Seahawks

Jesse Williams, DT

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Connor Barth, K
Bruce Carter, LB
Andre Davis, WR
Darius Eubanks, LB
Antoine Everett, G
Gerod Holliman, S
Derrick Lott, DT
Kimario McFadden, S
Jermauria Rasco, LB
C.J. Roberts, CB

Tennessee Titans

Michael Griffin, S


Christo Bilukidi, DL
Desmond Bishop, LB
LaRon Byrd, WR
Chris Culliver, CB
Dashon Goldson, FS
Robert Griffin III, QB
Jason Hatcher, DE
Anthony Johnson, DL
Jeron Johnson, SS
Kamal Johnson, DL
Terrance Knighton, DT
Al Louis-Jean, CB
Derrick Mathews, LB
Darrel Young, FB

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