FOXBOROUGH, Mass. â€“ The New England Patriots made a series of roster moves today to reach the NFL roster limit of 75 players. The team released veterans, DL Tim Bulman, WR Jabar Gaffney WR Donteâ€™ Stallworth, DB Ross Ventrone and DL Gerard Warren . Defensive back Will Allen, S Josh Barrett and FB Spencer Larsen were placed on injured reserve. Tight end Jake Ballard and DL Myron Pryor were placed on the Reserve/Physical Unable to Perform list. Rookie free agent OL Markus Zusevics was placed on the Reserve/Non Football Injury List. In addition, the Patriots claimed first-year WR Kerry Taylor. Taylor, 23, was claimed off waivers and awarded to the patriots from Minnesota. He spent a week on the New England practice squad last season in September. The 6-foot, 196-pounder was originally signed by Green Bay as a rookie free agent on July 28, 2011 out of Arizona State. He was released by Green Bay on Sept. 3, 2011. In addition to spending time on the Patriotsâ€™ practice squad, Taylor also spent time on the practice squads of San Francisco and Minnesota last year. He was released by Minnesota on Aug. 25, 2012.