Originally written on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 8/26/12
The first round of cuts were announced by the Eagles on Saturday...but by early Sunday morning, it was not 10, but 11...and it was the 11th guy that got all the buzz.Something went down between rookie cornerback Cliff Harris and the organization. We may never know the whole story. But for what is probably a variety of reasons, the talented football player with the bad boy rep was waived.I'm going to miss his big plays (like the ones he made for Oregon)...so may the Eagles some day...but Cliff Harris has left the building.The rest of the first batch of cuts were neither controversial nor conspiracy-theoried:[Courtesy of Dave Zangaro of CSNPhilly.com on Twitter]---The Eagles have waived 10 players to reduce their roster to 80. All NFL teams must reduce their rosters to 75 players by 4 p.m. on Monday and must have the roster down to 53 by 9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 31. Here are the 10 players the team cut on Saturday: S Tom Nelson (injured)Nelson had a good camp and even took some second-t...
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