Chiefs Trim Roster to 53, Waive Moeaki

Published 08/31 2013 07:03PM

Updated 08/31 2013 07:11PM

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) The Kansas City Chiefs released 20 players Saturday afternoon to meet the NFL's mandated 53-man roster, and waived a pair of injured players including tight end Tony Moeaki.

Moeaki fractured his shoulder during the third preseason game against the Steelers. He's battled injuries throughout his first three years in the league with a torn ACL in 2011 and a head injury in 2012.

Below is the full list of players cut on Saturday.

Player                             Pos.          Ht.           Wt.          College

Steven Baker                   T               6-8           310          East Carolina

Josh Bellamy                   WR           6-0           206          Louisville

Malcolm Bronson             S              5-11         192          McNeese State

Greg Castillo                    S              5-11         187          Iowa

Kennard Cox                    CB            6-0           191          Pittsburgh

Marcus Dixon                   DL            6-4           295          Hampton

Tommie Draheim              OL            6-4           309          San Diego State

Darin Drakeford               LB             6-1           240          Maryland

Shaun Draughn                RB            6-0           205          North Carolina

Frankie Hammond Jr.       WR           6-1           184          Florida

Demetrius Harris               TE             6-7           230          UW-Milwaukee

Tysyn Hartman                 DB            6-3           206          Kansas State

Austin Lane                      DE            6-6           265          Murray State

Orie Lemon                      LB             6-1           242          Oklahoma State

Semaj Moody                  CB            5-10         195          South Carolina State

Toben Opurum                 FB            6-1           250          Kansas

Matt Reynolds                  T               6-4           310          BYU

Rico Richardson               WR           6-1           185          Jackson State

Rokevious Watkins                           OL           6-3           338          South Carolina

Ridge Wilson                   LB/DE       6-4           256          West Alabama





Player                             Pos.          Ht.           Wt.          College

Ricky Henry                     G              6-4           310          Nebraska

Tony Moeaki                    TE             6-3           252          Iowa

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