The New England Patriots reduced their roster to 53 players today by releasing 16 players and placing rookie running back Walter Williams on the Reserve List/Injured for the 2001 season. Today's transactions are listed below in alphabetical order.
Chatham, Matt LB; Eitzmann, Chris TE; Holmberg, Rob, LB; Inzer, Drew, OL; Isaia, Sale, G; Jackson, Curtis, WR; Johnson, Garrett, NT; McWilliams, Johnny, TE; Moore, Marty, LB; Morey, Sean, WR; Nugent, David, DE; Pochman, Owen, K; Rawlings, Josh, OL; Serwanga, Kato, CB; Simmons, Tony, WR
PLAYER PLACED ON RESERVE LIST/INJURED
Williams, Walter, RB