NFL roster cuts: The final 53 players for the Arizona Cardinals (for now, at least)

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The Cards look a little lopsided at some positions, a little short on others.

The Arizona Cardinals have made the necessary moves to get their roster down to the required 53 players. Here is the breakdown.

Quarterback (3) -- Carson Palmer, Drew Stanton, Ryan Lindley

Running back (5) -- Rashard Mendenhall, Alfonso Smith, Stepfan Taylor, Andre Ellington, Ryan Williams

Wide receiver (4) -- Larry Fitzgerald, Michael Floyd, Andre Roberts, Jaron Brown

Tight end (4) -- Rob Housler, Jim Dray, Korry Sperry, D.C. Jefferson

Offensive line (9) -- Levi Brown, Daryn Colledge, Lyle Sendlein, Paul Fanaika, Eric Winston, Nate Potter, Earl Watford, Mike Gibson, Bobby Massie

Defensive line (5) -- Darnell Dockett, Dan Williams, Calais Campbell, Frostee Rucker, Ronald Talley

Linebacker (9) -- Lorenzo Alexander, Sam Acho, Karlos Dansby, Jasper Brinkley, Kevin Minter, John Abraham, Matt Shaughnessy, Kenny Demens, Alex Okafor

Defensive back (11) -- Patrick Peterson, Jerraud Powers, Rashad Johnson, Yeremiah Bell, Tyrann Mathieu, Tony Jefferson, Javier Arenas, Antoine Cason, Bryan McCann, Jamell Fleming, Justin Bethel

Specialists (3) -- Jay Feely, Dave Zastudil, Mike Leach

Suspended -- Daryl Washington

Injured reserve -- TE Jeff King, G Jonathan Cooper, DT Ricky Lumpkin, WR LaRon Byrd, DE Everrette Thompson, WR Javon Lawson

PUP -- OLB Dan Giordano

Retired -- Ryan Swope

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