Buccaneers cut 12, trim roster to 78

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Posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014 5:08 pm | Updated: 4:08 pm, Mon Aug 25, 2014.

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Receivers Eric Page, Tommy Streeter and Skye Dawson are among 12 players released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers following the third preseason game.

Defensive ends Ryne Giddons and Chaz Sutton, defensive tackle Euclid Cummings, guard R.J. Mattes, offensive linemen Jace Daniels and Jason Foster, long snapper Jeremy Cain, fullback Ian Thompson and quarterback Alex Tanney also were let go Sunday.

The moves trimmed the roster to 78 players. The deadline to get down to 75 is Tuesday.

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