Former UMaine wide receiver Derrick Johnson has been cut by the New England Patriots in today's moves to get to the NFL team roster limit of 75. Johnson caught two passes from rookie QB Jimmy Garoppolo in last Friday night's game against Carolina.

Other Patriots cuts today...

WR   Wilson Van Hooser

LB    Deontae Skinner

DB   Travis Hawkins

DL   Ben Bass

DB  Jemea Thomas

Heading to Injured Reserve list...

RB   Tyler Gaffney

LB Cameron Gordon

NOTE: Former UMaine Black Bear S Jerron McMillian has been cut by the Kansas City Chiefs.