Seahawks Cutdown Day Tracker: Keep tabs on all of Seattle’s moves

Aug 31, 2021, 10:49 AM | Updated: 4:20 pm
Seahawks WR Darece Roberson...
WR Darece Roberson was one of many Seahawks reportedly cut on Tuesday. (Getty)

NFL cutdown day is here, and the Seahawks have their first official roster of the 2021 season.

Seahawks release first official roster of 2021 regular season

The Seahawks cut 28 players to get from 80 down to the 52 mark (a trade for Sidney Jones will be the 53rd player). Most players who are cut will go through waivers and, if they go unclaimed, they can return to Seattle as a member of the 16-player practice squad.

Here’s a quick snapshot of all the players the Seahawks parted ways with:

• WR Darece Roberson
• TE Ian Bunting
• TE Cam Sutton
• DT Jarrod Hewitt
• OT Tommy Champion
• IOL Jared Hocker
• WR Connor Wedington
• CB John Reid
• WR Travis Toivonen
• IOL Jordan Simmons
• RB Josh Johnson
• TE Tyler Mabry
• IOL Brad Lundblade
• WR Cody Thompson
• WR Aaron Fuller
• LB Lakiem Williams
• DB Joshua Moon
• WR Penny Hart
• OT Greg Eiland
• DB Damarious Randall
• DT Robery Nkemdiche
• DT Myles Adams
• DB Aashari Crosswell
• LB Aaron Donkor
• DB Gavin Heslop
• WR Cade Johnson
• IOL Pier-Olivier Lestage
• LB Jon Rhattigan
• CB Will Sunderland

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