Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The Philadelphia Eagles have released
defensive back Joselio Hanson after six seasons.
Hanson was one of the 22 cuts the Eagles have to make to get their roster down
to 53 players by the 9 p.m. ET Friday deadline.
Also cut were wide receivers Chad Hall and rookie Marvin McNutt and linebacker
Hanson, 31, played the past six of his seven NFL seasons for the Eagles mostly
as a nickelback. He had 30 tackles and four passes defensed in 16 games last
season, including one start. He has appeared in at least 12 games in every
season since 2004, when he broke into the league with the San Francisco 49ers.
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