Cardinals Cut 21 Players, Down To 53

The Arizona Cardinals have announced that they have reduced their roster down to the required 53 players on Saturday.

Cardinals cuts include:

The Cardinals have also placed TE Gerald Christian on the season-ending injured reserve after sustaining a knee injury during the preseason finale.

Shaughnessy, 28, was in the year of his final two-year, $4.4 million contract that included another $2.2 million is available through incentives. He was set to make a base salary of $1.45 million for the 2015 season.

Jason Fitzgerald mentions that the Cardinals already paid Shaughnessy a $500,000 bonus this offseason. Although, they’ll save $1.45 million in salary following this move.

In 2014, Shaughnessy was limited to appearing in just eight games for the Cardinals after he was placed on short-term injured reserve. He finished the year with 17 tackles.

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  1. I guess Bruce knows what he is doing. I think he should’ve saved the draft pick and kept Phillip Sims. I would rather have Tebow than trading a 7th round pick for Barkley, Tebow is a winner and with the injury prone quarterbacks he has I would like to see him get a better deal. GO CARDINALS!

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