Saints announce roster moves, continue cuts as deadline approaches

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Simmie Cobbs #15
(Photo: Jonathan Mailhes)

The New Orleans Saints made the following roster moves today as they work to reach Saturday’s National Football League-mandated reduction to 53 players, it was announced by Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

The Saints have waived OL Fisayo Awolaja, WR Simmie Cobbs Jr., Travin Dural and Cyril Grayson Jr., DL Corbin Kaufusi, LBs Drew Lewis and Darnell Sankey and FB Shane Smith, terminated the contracts of TE A.J. Derby, DL Geneo Grissom, G/C Ryan Groy, RB Jacquizz Rodgers, CB Kayvon Webster and RB Kerwynn Williams and placed LBs Will Compton, Colton Jumper and Josh Martin on Injured Reserve.

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