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It is cut-down day in the NFL. As of 4:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, all 32 teams in the league have submitted their initial 53-man roster to start the 2017 season.

Here are the players that the Washington Redskins have initially listed on their 53-man roster:

Quarterback (2)

Starter: Kirk Cousins
Backups: Colt McCoy

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Running backs (4)

Starter: Rob Kelley
Backups: Samaje Perine, Chris Thompson, Mack Brown

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Wide receivers (5)

Starters: Josh Doctson, Terrelle Pryor, Jamison Crowder (slot)
Backups: Brian Quick, Ryan Grant

Tight ends (4)

Starter: Jordan Reed
Backups: Vernon Davis, Niles Paul, Jeremy Sprinkle

Offensive line (8)

Starters (left to right): Trent Williams, Shawn Lauvao, Spencer Long, Brandon Scherff, Morgan Moses
Backups: Ty Nsekhe, Tyler Catalina, Chase Roullier

 

Defensive line (6)

Starters: Jonathan Allen, Stacy McGee, Ziggy Hood (NT)
Backups: Terrell McClain, Anthony Lanier, Matt Ioannidis

Inside linebacker (5)

 

Starters: Will Compton, Zach Brown
Backups: Mason Foster, Martrell Spaight, Josh Harvey-Clemons   

Outside linebackers (5)

Starters: Ryan Kerrigan, Preston Smith
Backups: Ryan Anderson, Junior Galette, Chris Carter

Cornerbacks (6)

Starters: Josh Norman, Bashaud Breeland
Backups: Kendall Fuller, Quinton Dunbar, Fabian Moreau, Josh Holsey

Safety (5)

Starters: D.J. Swearinger, Su’a Cravens

Backups: Deshazor Everett, Stefan McClure, Montae Nicholson

Specialists (3)

LS Nick Sundberg, K Dustin Hopkins, P Tress Way

Bold denotes NFL rookie
Italicized denotes new addition to the Redskins

One thing to note, these rosters are not final to start the season. All cut players across the league are elligible to be claimed, either off waivers or otherwise, over the weekend. Final rosters for Week 1 of the NFL season will be announced on Tuesday.

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