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Bomar among first cuts to 80

Posted by: Mark Craig under Vikings, NFC Updated: August 29, 2011 - 2:09 PM

The Vikings had until Tuesday to make 10 cuts, but they've decided to do it a day early. QB Rhett Bomar, who didn't take a snap in the preseason games, is among those waived.

The rest are: DB Chris Adingupu, OL Conan Amituanai, TE Ed Barham, DB Simeon Castille, LB Jonathan Gilmore, WR Andre Holmes, LB Kyle O'Donnell, K Nate Whitaker and DT Colby Whitlock.

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