Bills Keep Four QBs, cut 21 Players for Final 53

August 31, 2012 Updated Sep 1, 2012 at 8:25 PM EDT

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Bills Keep Four QBs, cut 21 Players for Final 53

August 31, 2012 Updated Sep 1, 2012 at 8:25 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW.com) - The Buffalo Bills cut 21 players on Friday, but the bigger story may be who they kept. The team decided to keep four quarterbacks on the 53 man roster.Tyler Thigpen made the cut, as did recently acquired signal caller Tarvaris Jackson. Thigpen and Jackson join starter Ryan Fitzpatrick and third quarterback Brad Smith.

5 wide receivers were among the 21 players cut by the Bills on Friday.
Marcus Easley, Kamar Aiken, Ruvell Martin and Derek Hagan were released. Buffalo native, and UB product Naaman Roosevelt was also cut by the team.

The Bills also announced that OT Zebrie Sanders was placed on IR.

Here is a full list of the cuts:

WR Kamar Aiken

OL Mark Asper

TE Kevin Brock

RB Zach Brown

LB Tank Carder

OL James Carmon

WR Marcus Easley

DE Robert Eddins

DT Dwan Edwards

DT Jarron Gilbert

DB Isaiah Green
WR Derek Hagan

DT Kellen Heard

WR Ruvell Martin

LB Scott McKillop

P Shawn Powell

WR Naaman Roosevelt

DB Nick Saenz

OL David Snow

RB Johnny White

OL Keith Williams

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