Bills cut C Hangartner, 25 others

Posted Sept. 03, 2011 @ 5:50 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

On Saturday, the Bills released 26 players and placed one on injured reserve, placing them at the 53-man league limit.

Among the notable players let go were C Geoff Hangartner, TE Shawn Nelson, OL Mansfield Wrotto and WR Craig "Buster" Davis.

The other players released were: LS Danny Aiken, WR Kamar Aiken, QB Levi Brown, FB Jehuu Caulcrick, TE Mike Caussin, LB Antonio Coleman, CB Reggie Corner, DE Lionel Dotson, DB Sidney Glover, LB Brandon Hicks, OG Cordaro Howard, NT Michael Jasper, DE T.J. Langley, CB Doyle Miller, TE Shawn Nelson, DB Joshua Nesbitt, WR Naaman Roosevelt, C Michael Switzer, OT Jason Watkins, OL Mansfield Wrotto, SS Jon Corto, WR Felton Huggins, LB Jammie Kirlew and OT Ed Wang.

RB Bruce Hall was placed on I.R.

Hangartner had started all 28 games in which he played for the Bills since signing with the team as a free agent in 2009.

Nelson, a fourth-round pick in 2009, was a disappointment in his two seasons with the club, with 20 catches for 181 yards and one touchdown in 17 games.