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- Lardarius Webb
- Jimmy Smith
- Matt Elam
- Asa Jackson
- Tramain Jacobs
- Chykie Brown
- Darian Stewart
- Terrence Brooks
- Jeromy Miles
- Brynden Trawick
Matt Elam started 15 games at free safety last year as a rookie, but he's moving to his more natural strong safety spot this coming season.
Darian Stewart earned the starting free safety spot in training camp. He'll be backed up by Jeremy Miles and rookie third-round pick Terrence Brooks. Brynden Trawick can play both safety spots, as well as cornerback. That kind of versatility is crucial, especially for a team that is thin at the position.
Lardarius Webb and Jimmy Smith are projected to open the season as the starting corners. However, both are dealing with injuries that have caused them, as well as backup Asa Jackson, to miss much of the preseason.
Those three being out has led to Chykie Brown and Tramain Jacobs getting more reps this preseason. That will help Jacobs, an undrafted free agent out of Texas A&M, earn a roster spot.
As for the sixth and final corner spot, that will go to Dominique Franks. The veteran signed with the team at the start of training camp, and he's done enough to earn a roster spot.
One other player to note is Will Hill. The veteran safety will be suspended eight games to start the year but won't count against the 53-man roster. It's not clear yet if Baltimore will place him on the 53-man roster or release him when he's able to be activated.
Players Cut: Anthony Levine, Sammy Seamster, Derek Cox