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Chiefs chose James Winchester as long snapper, waive 11 players in first round of cuts

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KANSAS CITY, Missouri — The Chiefs have selected to serve as their long snapper, waiving and 10 others Sunday as they pare down to the 75-man roster limit by Tuesday afternoon.

The Chiefs still need to cut four more players.

Winchester and East, who recently became engaged to Olympic gymnast , made up one of the few position battles in training camp this year. East played his college ball at Vanderbilt.

Other players waived by the Chiefs were tight end ; wide receivers , and L'Damian Washington; offensive linemen , and Anthony Dima; defensive lineman ; and defensive backs and .

Kansas City visits St. Louis for its final preseason game Thursday night.


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