The NFL's D-Day has come and gone, with ever team making a slew of cuts over the weekend in order to reach the mandatory 53-man roster, including Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots.
Brandon Meriweather, Sammy Morris and Brandon Tate were the big names that felt the wrath of Belichick, as all were cut by Saturday's deadline. Yet there were plenty of others who lost their jobs at Gillette Stadium, and here they are.
New England Patriots 2011 Roster Cuts
Landon Cohen (Defensive Lineman), Niko Koutouvides (Linebacker), Brandon Meriweather (Safety), Eric Moore (Defensive End), Sammy Morris (Running Back), Brandon Tate (Wide Receiver), Tiquan Underwood (Wide Receiver), Thomas Austin (Offensive Lineman), Eric Kettani (Running Back), Ross Ventrone (Defensive Back), Markell Carter (Linebacker), Aaron Lavarias (Defensive Lineman), Alex Silvestro (Defensive End), Lee Smith (Tight End), Will Yeatman (Tight End).