Green Bay Packers Cut 23 Players, Trade 2, Place 2 on IR

The NFL kicks off on Thursday, you know what that means- the turk is coming to visit! The Green Bay Packers today released 23 players, placed two on injured reserve and traded FB Quinn Johnson and G Caleb Schlauderaff.

The cuts announced Saturday were:

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Chicago Bears Have Solid Tailback Depth; With or Without Chester Taylor

The free agent signing of Chester Taylor has been pretty much a huge mistake for the Chicago Bears. Actually, his production has been so disappointing in Chicago you’d almost assume he was a Jerry Angelo draft pick.

Taylor took the blame for the confusion, in the “am I cut” or “am I not cut?” soap opera this week at Halas Hall.

So that’s admirable of him. But still…Taylor did not play in last week’s preseason game at Tennessee. Instead, the Bears went with Kahlil Bell as the third running back behind Matt Forte and Marion Barber.

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