The Chicago Bears kicked off their preseason schedule with a 20-13 win over the Miami Dolphins on Saturday. Immediately after that game, though, Chicago was faced with some tough choices as the first training camp cut date looms.
Bears Training Camp News
The Bears have cut their first group of players as they trim the roster down to 85.
Bears Training Camp Cuts
Chicago has waived offensive lineman Gage Cervenka, defensive back Dionte Ruffin and wide receiver Jester Weah after their first preseason game. That puts the roster count at 87, and two more players will need to be cut ahead of the 4 p.m. deadline on Tuesday.
Weah was the only one of this trio with any NFL experience, suiting up in a game for the Washington Football Team in 2019.
NFL Cut Down Dates 2021
Here's the full list of when cuts will need to be made this preseason.
Teams will trim down to 80 players on Aug. 24, and down to 53 players on Aug. 31.
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