Projecting the Bucs’ final roster cuts

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The preseason is officially in the books for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but there’s still one massive task ahead before the start of the regular season.

Just like every other team in the league, the Bucs must cut their roster down from 80 players to 53 by Tuesday’s deadline.

Here’s our prediction for the list of players who won’t make the initial cut in Tampa Bay heading into Week 1:

CB Dee Delaney

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CB Rashard Robinson

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CB Kyler McMichael

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DL Mike Greene

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DL Benning Potoa'e

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DL Willington Previlon

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DL Deadrin Senat

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G Sadarius Hutcherson

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G John Molchon

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LB J.J. Russell

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LB Grant Stuard

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K Jose Borregales

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OL Fred Johnson

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OLB Andre Anthony

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OLB Elijah Ponder

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OLB Jordan Young

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QB Ryan Griffin

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RB Giovani Bernard

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RB Patrick Laird

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S Chris Cooper

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S Nolan Turner

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OT Dylan Cook

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TE JJ Howland

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WR Kaylon Geiger

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WR Breshad Perriman

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WR Jerreth Sterns

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WR Deven Thompkins

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Story originally appeared on Buccaneers Wire