The Seahawks cut five players and reached 80 on the roster

NFL teams have more than 80 on their rosters as of Tuesday

Players are not required, but the Seahawks are a few days ahead.

Today Seattle cut five players, coming down to exactly 80 on the roster.

Five linebackers released Joel Iigbuniwe, Safety Bubba Bolden,

Tight end Cad Brewer, defensive tackle Matthew Gottel and cornerback Elijah Jones.

NFL teams were to be reduced from 90 players to 85 on August 16 and

After cutting 80 players on 23 August, he

The 53-player limit will have to be cut on 30 August.

Landed 80 on the roster originally appearing on Pro Football Talk.