The Patriots have released defensive end Jake Bequette, linebacker Steve Beauharnais and defensive lineman Jerel Worthy, according to Shalise Manza-Young of the Boston Globe.

The Patriots have released running back Jonas Gray, according to a league source, but are hoping to get him through to the practice squad.

The Patriots have released defensive back Daxton Swanson, per Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun.

Wide receiver Josh Boyce will be waived by the Patriots on Saturday as part of the roster cuts, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN.

Wide receiver Brian Tyms’ spot with the Patriots is “safe until after the suspension,” according to a league source.

The Patriots have informed sixth-round pick Jon Halapio he will be released, according to a league source. In addition, a league source has confirmed that the Patriots are set to release defensive back Shamiel Gary.

One day after his Patriots’ debut, Bill Belichick said tight end Tim Wright “handled the situation [Thursday] pretty well” for someone who had two days of practice with his new team.

Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo joined Middays with MFB on Friday, following the team’s final preseason game of the season Thursday night. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Jimmy Garoppolo had all week to prepare himself for his first NFL start at quarterback.

With the final preseason game in the books and the final round of cuts looming this weekend, here’s one last shot at predicting the final 53-man roster.