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The Journey to 53 - Denver Broncos Cut Day Open Thread

By 2PM mdt today the Denver Broncos, and the other 31 teams in the National Football League, must be at 53 players on the active roster.  Use this thread to talk about it as names come across the wires -

The following players are confirmed to be released or placed on I/R -

Released September 4 and 5th, 2009
Player NFL Exp. College
DL Matthias Askew* 3 Michigan State
G Kory Lichtensteiger 2 Bowling Green State
QB Ingle Martin 3 Furman
CB Rashod Moulton 1 Fort Valley State
T Clint Oldenburg* 2 Colorado State
DL Carlton Powell 2 Virginia Tech
ILB Lee Robinson* R Alcorn State
WR Nate Swift* R Nebraska
RB Marcus Thomas 2 Texas-El Paso
WR Matthew Willis* 2 UCLA
DB Joshua Bell 2 Baylor
CB Tony Carter* R Florida St.
DT Everette Pedescleaux* R N. Iowa
OL Mitch Erickson* 2 S. Dakota St.
DE Tim Crowder 3 Texas
DE Nic Clemons 3 Georgia
RB Darius Walker 3 Notre Dame
OL Matt McChesney** 3 Colorado

*Practice Squad Eligable
**Placed on Injured Reserve

After the jump, the players on the Broncos roster that are Practice Squad eligable


  53-man roster Practice Squad Waived
RB Knowshon Moreno X    
OLB/DE Robert Ayers X    
CB Alphonso Smith X    
DB Darcel McBath X    
TE Richard Quinn X    
DB David Bruton X    
OG Seth Olsen X    
WR Kenny McKinley   X  
QB Tom Brandstater   X  
DE Mathias Askew   X  
OG Mitch Erickson   X  
T Clint Oldenburg   X  
WR Matthew Willis     X
WR Nate Swift   X  
DT/DE Ryan McBean X    
DB DJ Johnson     X
DB Tony Carter     X
SLB Lee Robinson   X  
DE Everette Pedescleaux   X  
DE/NT Chris Baker X