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Bengals trim roster to 53, Burfict to PUP list

(Source: FOX19 NOW file) (Source: FOX19 NOW file)

The Bengals made a series of moves Saturday to trim its roster to the 53-man limit.

Headlining the moves was placing linebacker Vontaze Burfict on the Physically Unable to Perform List to begin the season. Burfict has been rehabbing since having microfracture knee surgery last season. 

Fellow linebackers Jayson DiManche and Marquis Flowers were also placed on the Injured Reserve List. 

The following players also cut include: Michael Bennett, Dan France, Tanner Hawkinson, Troy Hill, Trey Hopkins, Jake Kumerow, Matt Lengel, Matthew O'Donnell, Tom Obarski, Floyd Raven Sr., Trevor Roach, Devon Still, Terrell Watson, Keith Wenning, James Wilder Jr., DeShawn Williams, Brandon Ghee and Keo Shiloh. 

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