Saturday’s Sports Transactions
NFL-Suspended Cleveland DB Michael Jameson and Kansas City OL John Welbourn four games each for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy.ATLANTA FALCONS-Placed LB Jordan Beck and G Steve Herndon on injured reserve. Waived-injured G Michael Moore. Released RB Jason Wright, DE Khaleed Vaughn, WR Cole Magner, S Cam Newton, TE Mark Anelli, WR Brian Bratton, LB Michael Brown, FB Kevin Dudley, OT Shawn Draper, DT Anthony Herron, CB Byron Jones, LB John Leake, C Mike Mabry, DB Shawn Mayer, C Dave Pearson, OT Jared Peck, WR Will Pettis and CB James Thornton.BUFFALO BILLS-Released OL Ross Tucker, WR Drew Haddad, TE Brad Cieslak, TE Rod Trafford, OL Jasen Esposito, OL Dylan McFarland, DL George Gause, DL Constantin Ritzmann, LB Liam Ezekial, LB Wendell Hunter, DB Evan Oglesby, DB Lawrence Richardson, QB Kevin Thompson and FB Jon Goldsberry.CAROLINA PANTHERS-Placed RB Eric Shelton, LB Justin Smith and OT Matt Hill on injured reserve. Released DT Atiyyah Ellison, P Tom Rouen, DT Lorenzo Alexander, DT Eddie Freeman, DT Charles Hill, DE Isaac Hilton, LB Brian Knight, LB Sean Tufts, CB Marcus Floyd, CB Eddie Jackson, CB William Hampton, WR Aaron Boone, WR Efrem Hill, WR Hugo Lira, FB Casey Cramer, TE Dan Curley, G Joe Berger, OT Jon Doty, OT Ben Johnson and C Tupe Peko.CHICAGO BEARS-Released LB Jeremy Cain, RB Keith Belton, OL Anthony Oakley and OL Rob Droege.CLEVELAND BROWNS-Released WR Richard Alston, WR C.J. Jones, LB Jamal Brooks, CB Dyshod Carter, OG Enoch DeMar, OG Mike Pucillo, S Michael Grant, QB Josh Harris, TE Paul Irons, RB Sultan McCullough, FB Ben Miller, LB Omar Nazel, DT J’Vonne Parker and OT Greg Randall. Placed DT Amon Gordon, LB Ivory McCoy, LB Renauld Williams, OT Jonathan Dunn and CB Antwan Harris on injured reserve. Placed OT Lewis Dawson on the reserve/non-football injury list.DALLAS COWBOYS-Acquired LB Scott Fujita from Kansas City for a 2006 sixth-round draft pick and a conditional 2007 pick. Placed S Justin Beriault and LB Kalen Thornton on injured reserve. Released RB Erik Bickerstaff, DT Leonardo Carson, S Rich Coady, WR Tom Crowder, TE Tony Curtis, S Woody Dantzler, RB Keylon Kincade, K Nick Novak, LB Keith O’Neil, TE Jeff Robinson, TE Sean Ryan, S Lynn Scott, OL Matthew Tarullo and OL Tyson Walter. Waived-injured OT Kurt Vollers.DENVER BRONCOS-Released G Tyson Clabo, T Anthony Clement, CB Curome Cox, DT Dorsett Davis, DT Mario Fatafehi, RB Quentin Griffin, DE Aaron Hunt, S Jeremy LeSueur, WR Triandos Luke, QB Matt Mauck, RB Brandon Miree, OL Chris Myers, C Ben Nowland, DE Anton Palepoi, T Erik Pears, LB Terry Pierce, LB Jashon Sykes, G Chris Watton and G Zach Wilson.DETROIT LIONS-Released CB Chris Cash, LB Johnathan Goddard, S Andrew Guman, WR Paris Hamilton, G-C Tyrone Hopson, T Jason Jimenez, DT Brandon Kennedy, WR David Kircus, WR Glenn Martinez, FB Will Matthews, QB Todd Mortensen, G Rob Murphy, DE Eric Powell, TE Jason Randall, T Victor Rogers, DB Jeff Sanchez, WR Scottie Vines and RB Jamel White.GREEN BAY PACKERS-Traded CB Chris Johnson to St. Louis for LB Robert Thomas and T-G Steve Morley to the New York Jets for a future undisclosed draft choice. Placed S Todd Franz and RB Joey Harris on the injured reserve. Released QB J.T. O’Sullivan, RB Walt Williams, FB Vonta Leach, WR Craig Bragg, WR Sam Breeden, WR Jamal Jones, WR Andrae Thurman, TE Sean McHugh, T-G Brad Bedell, T-G Joe Hayes, DT Cletidus Hunt, DT James Lee, DE R-Kal Truluck, DE Seante Williams, LB Corey Jenkins, LB Nick McNeil, LB Ray Thompson, CB Chris Day and CB Leigh Torrence.HOUSTON TEXANS-Released WR Reggie Swinton, LB Kenneth Pettway, LB Zeke Moreno, QB Preston Parsons, QB B.J. Symons, OL Chad Beasley, OL Tim Brown, OL Brandon Evans, TE Aaron Halterman, WR Donovan Morgan, WR Sloan Thomas, RB Adam Matthews, LB Frank Chamberlin, LB Anthony Dunn, DE Jason Davis, DE Alfred Malone, S Jammal Lord, CB Chris McKenzie, CB Jon Pendergrass, CB Jerron Wishom, P Punter Cody Scates and K Chris Snyder.INDIANAPOLIS COLTS-Traded a future undisclosed draft pick to Tennessee for LB Rocky Calmus.JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS-Placed TE Todd Yoder on injured reserve. Released RB-KR David Allen, DT Martin Chase, G Derrick Fletcher, RB Chris Fuamatu-Maafala, LB Jimmy McClain, C Brett Romberg, CB Kiwaukee Thomas, CB Chris Thompson, LB Nate Wayne, DT Tony Williams, RB Rich Alexis, DE Jim Davis, DE Omari Hand, WR Kelvin Kight, G Joe Tate, DE Benard Thomas and TE Mark Wood.KANSAS CITY CHIEFS-Placed T Brett Williams on the injured reserve. Released CB Ashley Ambrose, QB Jonathan Quinn, T Thomas Barnett, WR John Booth, RB Dee Brown, S Scott Connot, DT Aarion Dixon, CB Alphonso Hodge, QB James Kilian, WR Jeris McIntyre, DE Clint Mitchell, DT Montique Sharpe, RB McKenzi Smith, TE Edwin Thompson, WR Craphonso Thorpe and DE Zack Ville.MIAMI DOLPHINS-Placed RB Ricky Williams on the reserve-suspended list. Placed C Wade Smith, WR Derrius Thompson and DT Kevin Vickerson on injured reserve. Released DL Larry Chester, OL Taylor Whitley, RB Lamar Gordon, S Tony Bua, OT Damion Cook, S Deandre Eiland, S Jack Hunt, P Donnie Jones, TE Donald Lee, WR Maurice Mann, FB Jamar Martin, TE John Owens, TE Jason Rader, G Rodney Reed, DT Reggie Rhodes, DT Dario Romero, LB Winston Taylor, G Jason Thomas, DE Matt Walters and G Eric Wilson.MINNESOTA VIKINGS-Placed DT Steve Martin on injured reserve. Traded OT Nat Dorsey to Cleveland for OG-C Melvin Fowler. Placed WR Aaron Hosack on the reserve/non-football injury list. Released K Aaron Elling, P Travis Dorsch, WR Chris Jones, WR Ryan Hoag, S Will Hunter, RB ReShard Lee, RB Butchie Wallace, RB Adimchinobe Echemandu, TE Sean Berton, TE T.J. Cottrell, TE Richard Angulo, CB Adrian Ward, CB Ukee Dozier, LB Heath Farwell, OT Shannon Snell, OG Chris Jahnke, OG Brandon Newton, DT Matt Mitrione and DE Earl Cochran.NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS-Released WR David Terrell, WR P.K. Sam, TE Jed Weaver, LB Eric Alexander, LB Grant Steen, LB Andre Torrey, DL Rodney Bailey, DL Tom Sverchek, RB Kory Chapman, WR Bam Childress, FB Kyle Eckel, TE Joel Jacobs, OT Victor Leyva, OT Jeff Roehl, OL Gene Mruczkowski, S Raymond Ventrone and G Billy Yates.NEW YORK GIANTS-Released LB Kevin Lewis, QB Jesse Palmer, OL Wayne Lucier, WR Mark Jones, RB Michael Cloud, OL Lewis Kelly, OL Brandon Winey, OL Morgan Pears, OL Myniya Smith, RB Ryan Grant, WR Ataveus Cash, WR Michael Jennings, TE Darius Williams, DL Jonas Seawright, DL Raheem Orr, LB James Maxwell, LB T.J. Hollowell and S Curry Burns. Signed RB Chad Morton.NEW YORK JETS-Released RB Little John Flowers, DB Atari Bigby, DB Aaron Francisco, DB Brandon Haw, RB Terry Butler, QB Kevin Eakin, DL Joey Evans, DL Radell Lockhart, DL Tim McGill, WR Chas Gessner, WR Terrence Stubbs, WR Harry Williams, WR Jovan Witherspoon, LB Dennis Haley, LB James Kinney, OL Michael King, OL Mike Kracalik, OL Chuck Missant and FB Austine Nwabuisi.PHILADELPHIA EAGLES-Signed WR Darnerien McCants to a one-year contract. Released DE Hugh Douglas, C Dominic Furio, WR Michael Gasperson, QB Andy Hall, DT Norm Heuer, C Jamaal Jackson, P Sean Landeta, DT Keyonta Marshall, LB Martin Patterson, WR Carlos Perez, CB-WR Robert Redd, FB Jon Ritchie, G Steve Sciullo, WR Chauncey Stovall, TE Andy Thorn, G Scott Young and CB Aric Williams.PITTSBURGH STEELERS-Released LB Alonzo Jackson, QB Brian St. Pierre, S Russell Stuvaints, LS Mike Schneck, TE Walter Rasby, G Jim Jones, WR Fred Gibson, DE Shaun Nua, C Ben Claxton, DE Eric Taylor, LB Dedrick Roper and LB Andre Frazier.SAN DIEGO CHARGERS-Released LB Phil Archer, DT Ryon Bingham, T Wesley Britt, S Robb Butler, DT Jemelle Cage, WR Greg Camarillo, CB Jonathan Cox, CB Markus Curry, LB Robby Farmer, WR Malcom Floyd, CB Gabe Franklin, RB Ahmaad Galloway, T Cory Lekkerkerker, WR Ruvell Martin, WR Carl Morris, RB Ray Perkins, DE Robert Pollard, TE Duncan Reid, C Isaiah Ross, G Wes Sims and TE Danny Young.SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS-Released LB Richard Seigler, DE Tony Brown, LB Ray Wells, CB Willie Middlebrooks, OG Scott Peters, CB Rayshun Reed, CB Allan Amundson, OT Brendan Darby, C Norm Katnik, T Tim Provost, LB Max Yates, FB Tony Ficklin, RB Bobby Purify, WR Marcus Maxwell and CB Daven Holly.SEATTLE SEAHAWKS-Released WR Jerome Pathon, WR Bobby Shaw, WR Taco Wallace, LB Tracy White, LB Cornelius Wortham, LB Terrence Robinson, DT Rashad Moore, RB Kerry Carter, RB Marquis Weeks, OL Andy King, OL William Henry, OL Doug Nienhuis, DL Kevin Emanuel, DL Christian Mohr, DL Cleveland Pinkney, DB B.J. Tucker, DB Michael Harden, DB Omare Lowe, FB Tony Jackson, P Chris Kluwe, QB Gibran Hamdan, TE Brock Edwards and S Terreal Bierria.TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS-Released S Hamza Abdullah, LB Josh Buhl, OL Jonathan Clinkscale, DT Delbert Cowsette, OT Derrick Deese, K Todd France, LB Matt Grootegoed, TE Will Heller, C Scott Jackson, OT Sam Lightbody, WR Derek McCoy, WR Terrance Metcalf, CB James Patrick, S Kalvin Pearson, WR DeAndrew Rubin, DE Josh Savage, DT Bryan Save, P Brian Simnjanovski, LB Jermaine Taylor, RB Derek Watson and DE Andrew Williams. Placed LB Jeff Gooch on injured reserve.TENNESSEE TITANS-Released QB Chris Redman, S Arturo Freeman, RB Jarrett Payton, RB Larry Croom, S Marcus Randall, S Normal LeJeune, DT Marcus White and FB Robert Douglas, S Sam Massey and RB Joe Smith.WASHINGTON REDSKINS-Released OL Jon Alston, LB Brandon Barnes, DB Rufus Brown, WR Kevin Dyson, WR Jamin Elliott, WR Jimmy Farris, OL Tyler Lenda, TE Robert Johnson, DL Aki Jones, DB Eric Joyce, LB Robert McCune, P Chris Mohr, WR Rich Parson, DB Siddeeq Shabazz, DE Ron Warner, DB Garnell Wilds and OL Mark Wilson.
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