Pats bump John Lynch, Chad Jackson from roster

Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Graham
Even though they already were at the 53-man limit, the New England Patriots made compelling roster cuts for the second straight day.

They released veteran S John Lynch and WR Chad Jackson, the 36th overall pick in the 2006 draft. We'll go more into those moves in a bit.

But for the sake of bringing you the news ASAP, the Patriots also announced their practice squad:

Dillard, Green-Ellis and Redd are rookies. Spann, in his third NFL season, is the most experienced.