Found August 25, 2012 on Football Nation:
All 32 NFL teams have a deadline of 4 p.m. EST to reduce their 90-man roster to a 75-man roster.The Jacksonville Jaguars seem to be getting an early start on making the cuts.For eight players, both veterans and rookies, this was the end of their stint with the Jacksonville Jaguars.At cornerback, the Jaguars released seventh-year veteran, Ashton Youboty.Youboty was picked up off the free agent market in November of last year.While with the Jags, Youboty played in only 23 snaps last season producing a handful of deflections and two solo tackles.The Jaguars also released second-year player and hometown kid, Michael Holmes. Holmes was picked up a few weeks ago by the Jaguars from free agency.Also on defense, the Jaguars released Linebacker Nate Bussey who was awarded off waivers this offseason. Bussey came from the New Orleans Saints before being waived and picked up by the Jaguars. Rookie Llnebacker Donovan Richard out of South Carolina State was also released.On the offensive side of ...

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