INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have waived six players as they prepare to welcome their new draft picks and undrafted rookies.
Linebacker Jermaine Grace, running back Matt Jones, receiver Justice Liggins, nose tackle Joey Mbu, defensive end Arthur Miley and linebacker Darnell Sankey were released Tuesday. Indy also put defensive tackle Johnathan Calvin on the waived-injured list.
If Calvin clears waivers, he will go on the Colts' injured reserve list.
Panthers left thin at cornerback after initial roster cuts
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers may need to add depth at cornerback after waiving former fifth-round draft pick Zack Sanchez and placing veteran Teddy Williams on injured reserve Friday.
Sanchez was having a solid preseason before injuring his groin Thursday night against the Steelers.
Panthers cut 5th-round pick CB Zack Sanchez
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NFC champion Panthers kept only three of their five draft picks this year, waiving cornerback Zack Sanchez and tight end Beau Sandland to trim their roster to 53 players on Saturday.
Sanchez was a fifth-round selection and Sandland a seventh-rounder.
Backup guard Chris Scott was placed on the reserve/suspended list after being suspended by the NFL for four games for violating the policy on performance enhancing substances.