The Washington Redskins released Adam Carriker, Jawan Jamison, Davin Meggett, Richard Quinn and Sav Rocca.
The moves were made primarily to save money. Carriker was due to receive $6.5 million this season. By releasing him, the Redskins were able to save $2.98 million. Cutting Rocca saves the Redskins $1.2 million this season. The other three players were members of the practice squad.