List of released players continues to grow

Check out the list of players who have been cut so far and the salary cap savings for their teams.

Originally Published: March 3, 2004
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Editor's note: The following is a list of players who were cut in order for their teams to meet Tuesday's deadline to be at or under the $80.582 million salary cap.

Arizona Cardinals
Player Cap number 2004 savings
QB Jeff Blake $3.75 million $1.5 million


Atlanta Falcons
Player Cap number 2004 savings
CB Ray Buchanan $6.93 million $2.793 million
LB Sam Rogers $835,000 $760,000


Buffalo Bills
Player Cap number 2004 savings
G Ruben Brown $4.036 million $26,000
TE Dave Moore $1.216 million $166,000


Carolina Panthers
Player Cap number 2004 savings
LB Mike Caldwell $860,000 $810,000
CB Terry Cousin $1.425 million $1.175 million


Chicago Bears
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DE Phillip Daniels $5.85 million $3.7 million
LB Warrick Holdman $3.5 million $1.5 million
QB Kordell Stewart $2.38060 million $1.505560 million


Cincinnati Bengals
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DT Oliver Gibson $2.421428 million $1.278572 million
CB Artrell Hawkins $1.8 million $1.3 million


Dallas Cowboys
Player Cap number 2004 savings
RT Ryan Young $2.166666 million $1.333333 million


Denver Broncos
Player Cap number 2004 savings
WR Ed McCaffrey (ret) $5.47571 million $966,421
T Ephraim Salaam $6.5 million $6 million


Detroit Lions
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DT Luther Elliss $7.978010 million $2.521986 million
WR Bill Schroeder $1.31 million $60,000
RB James Stewart $7.966666 million $6.150 million
S Corey Harris $1.1666668 million $950,000


Green Bay Packers
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DT Gilbert Brown $860,000 $560,000


Houston Texans
Player Cap number 2004 savings
S Matt Stevens $3 million $3 million


Indianapolis Colts
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DE Chad Bratzke $10.282 million $5.5 million
CB Walt Harris $3.3375 million $465,000
QB Brock Huard $5.132941 million $4.877058 million
RT Adam Meadows $8.735 million $5 million
FB Detron Smith $710,000 $560,000


Jacksonville Jaguars
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DE Tony Brackens $9.261666 million $4.7 million
QB Mark Brunell $10.5 million $8.5 million


Miami Dolphins
Player Cap number 2004 savings
OL Mark Dixon $933,333 $466,666
QB Brian Griese $6.97 million $6.4 million
S Brock Marion $2.65 million $1 million
WR James McKnight $2.16 million $1.44 million
S Trent Gamble $585,000 $485,000
G Todd Perry $1.75 million $1.15 million
C Tim Ruddy $3.8 million $2.7 million


New England Patriots
Player Cap number 2004 savings
RB Antowain Smith $3.966666 million $2 million


New York Giants
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DT Keith Hamilton (ret) $5.534785 million $2.430425 million
RB Dorsey Levens $860,000 $660,000
RB Brian Mitchell $885,000 $510,000


New York Jets
Player Cap number 2004 savings
CB Aaron Beasley $3.433333 million $866,666
S Sam Garnes $1.041666 million $875,000
LB Mo Lewis $5.4 million $900,000


Oakland Raiders
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DE Trace Armstrong $3.773333 million $1.153332 million
RB Charlie Garner $4.777 million $4.277 million
LB Bill Romanowski $3.416666 million $1.25 million


Pittsburgh Steelers
Player Cap number 2004 savings
TE Mark Bruener $2.995 million $1.195 million
P Josh Miller $1.183333 million $633,333
CB Dewayne Washington $5.2625 million $2.2375 million


San Diego Chargers
Player Cap number 2004 savings
TE Stephen Alexander $2.7 million $1.1 million
DE Raylee Johnson $5.123333 million $3.335 million
T Vaughn Parker $4.3025 million $3.5 million
C Cory Raymer $2.1 million $750,000
DE Marcellus Wiley $9.635 million $980,000


San Francisco 49ers
Player Cap number 2004 savings
OT Derrick Deese $3.311666 million $1.401664 million
RB Garrison Hearst $3.5 million $1.5 million
DE Sean Moran $933,333 $800,000
QB Jeff Garcia $12.034523 million $1.694965 million
G Ron Stone $2.6875 million $1.5125 million


Seattle Seahawks
Player Cap number 2004 savings
DT Chad Eaton $3.275 million $2.4 million


St. Louis Rams
Player Cap number 2004 savings
FS Kim Herring $2.9314 million $1.7314 million


Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Player Cap number 2004 savings
TE Ken Dilger $1.335 million $1 million
LB Dwayne Rudd $1.37 million $1.27 million
TE Roland Williams $904,761 $776,190
WR Karl Williams $710,000 $660,000


Tennessee Titans
Player Cap number 2004 savings
C Tom Ackerman $995,000 $795,000
TE Frank Wycheck (ret) $3.38 million $2.7 million (in June)


Washington Redskins
Player Cap number 2004 savings
LB Jessie Armstead $1.916666 million $1.5 million
P Bryan Barker $1.025 million $900,000
DT Lional Dalton $2 million $2 million


John Clayton

NFL senior writer

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