This unprecedented situation could make roster decisions much easier for the Miami Dolphins

Miami Herald
This unprecedented situation could make roster decisions much easier for the Miami Dolphins
This unprecedented situation could make roster decisions much easier for the Miami Dolphins

After this week's preseason games -- the very important third exhibition when veterans typically get extended playing time -- the next important date on the NFL calendar is not the throw-away fourth preseason games but rather cutdown weekend. That culminates on Aug. 31 when all clubs must cut their rosters to 53 players. And one day later, at 1 p.m. on Sept. 1, clubs can begin to establish their 10-man practice squads, with teams (such as the Dolphins) that have a player in the international player development program able to add that player to the practice squad in addition to the 10. And this fact speaks to how young the 2019 Dolphins are: Miami right now has 60 players eligible for the practice

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