Weekend wrap-up: Revis, Housh and plenty of other things

Posted Sept. 06, 2010 @ 3:10 p.m.
Posted By Eric Edholm

It has been a flurry of activity this weekend, with cutdowns, trades, signings and other personnel moves.

I would say it has been a little more crazy than your typical cutdown weekend.

We had a former franchise QB (Matt Leinart) get released and change teams. We had a Pro Bowl player (Darrelle Revis) end his major holdout. We have a few well-known players still deciding where they will end up.

This is an important weekend for NFL teams. How they shape their initial roster is crucial for each team's structure for the first part of the season. Making tough decisions on roster spots and injuries has a domino effect on other positions later in the season.

The Vikings curently have three cornerbacks, as do the Cowboys. The Raiders have seven receivers. The Seahawks have five linebackers. The Panthers need reserve OL help. The Redskins could use some defensive backs and perhaps a wideout.

With those things in mind, here are a few observations on what happened this past weekend and what still is in store as we enter Week One:

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