NFC free-agent moves, by team

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:32 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Updated at 9:36 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 7

Note: UFA means unrestricted free agent; RFA means restricted free agent; EFA means exclusive-rights free agent; FFA means franchise free agent.

The official free-agent signing began at 6 p.m. ET on Friday, July 29. Players could be released by their teams starting on Thursday, July 28 at 4 p.m. ET.

NFC EAST

Dallas Cowboys

Unsigned players: QB Chris Greisen (UFA), ILB Leon Williams (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Chargers WR Laurent Robinson, Sept. 6; Ex-Redskins OG Derrick Dockery, Sept. 5; Ex-Panthers FB Tony Fiammetta, Sept. 4; Ex-Patriots PK Shayne Graham, Aug. 23; Ex-Browns UFA S Abram Elam, Aug. 4 (one year, $2.5 million).

Key departures: Cut OT Sam Young, Sept. 5; Cut OG Montrae Holland, Sept. 4; Cut DE Igor Olshansky, Sept. 3; Cut PK Shayne Graham, Sept. 3; Cut FB Chris Gronkowski, Sept. 3; Cut C Andre Gurode, Aug. 29; UFA WR Sam Hurd, July 29 (to Bears); UFA DE Stephen Bowen, July 29 (to Redskins); Cut OG Leonard Davis, RB Marion Barber (to Bears), WR Roy Williams (to Bears), OT Marc Colombo, July 28.

Key re-signings: UFA S Gerald Sensabaugh, Aug. 2 (one year, $2.5 million); UFA DE Jason Hatcher, Aug. 1; RFA DB Alan Ball, July 31 (one year); UFA DE Marcus Spears, July 29 (five years, $19.2 million); UFA OG Kyle Kosier, July 29 (three years, $9 million); UFA OT Doug Free, July 29 (four years, up to $32 million, $17 million guaranteed).

 

New York Giants

Unsigned players: MLB Chase Blackburn (UFA), CB Courtney Brown (UFA), OLB Keith Bulluck (UFA), QB Jim Sorgi (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Falcons UFA CB Brian Williams, Aug. 24; Ex-Vikings DT Jimmy Kennedy, Aug. 23; Ex-Panthers UFA PK Rhys Lloyd, Aug. 16; Ex-Seahawks UFA OT Stacy Andrews, Aug. 3; Ex-Cardinals UFA DT Gabe Watson, Aug. 2; Ex-Cardinals UFA TE Ben Patrick, Aug. 1; Ex-Seahawks UFA OG Chris White, July 30; Ex-49ers UFA C David Baas, July 29; Ex-Jets P Steve Weatherford, July 29.

Key departures: Cut WR-KR Darius Reynaud, Sept. 3; Cut PK Rhys Lloyd, Sept. 3; Cut DT Gabe Watson, Sept. 3; Cut P Matt Dodge, Sept. 3; UFA OLB Gerris Wilkinson, Aug. 13 (to Jaguars); UFA WR Steve Smith, Aug. 10 (to Eagles); UFA S Michael Johnson, Aug. 10 (to Lions); UFA WR Derek Hagan, Aug. 6 (to Raiders); UFA TE Kevin Boss, Aug. 5 (to Raiders); UFA DT Barry Cofield, July 29 (to Redskins); Cut C Shaun O'Hara, July 28; Cut OT Rich Seubert, July 28; Cut OT Shawn Andrews, July 28.

Key re-signings: UFA S Deon Grant, Aug. 16; UFA DE Dave Tollefson, Aug. 6; UFA DT Rocky Bernard, Aug. 3; UFA WR Michael Clayton, Aug. 2; UFA RB Ahmad Bradshaw, Aug. 1 (four years); UFA DE Mathias Kiwanuka, July 29; UFA OG Kevin Boothe (two-year deal), July 29.

 

Philadelphia Eagles

Unsigned players: OG-C Nick Cole (UFA), CB Antoine Harris (UFA), CB Ellis Hobbs (UFA), DE Bobby McCray (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Colts OG Kyle DeVan, Sept. 4; Ex-Giants WR Steve Smith, Aug. 10 (one year); Ex-Redskins DE Chris Wilson, Aug. 8; Ex-Panthers UFA DT Derek Landri, Aug. 3; Ex-Saints UFA DE Tony Hargrove, Aug. 3; Ex-Patriots FS Jarrad Page, Aug. 2; Ex-Broncos OT Ryan Harris, Aug. 2; Ex-Dolphins UFA RB Ronnie Brown, Aug. 2 (one year). Ex-Packers UFA DT Cullen Jenkins, July 30 (five years, $25 million); Ex-Titans QB Vince Young, July 29 (one year); Ex-Raiders UFA CB Nnamdi Asomugha, July 29 (five years, $60 million, $25 million guaranteed); Ex-Raiders UFA WR Johnnie Lee Higgins, July 29; Ex-Packer TE Donald Lee, July 29; Traded for ex-Cardinals CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, July 28 (Cardinals get QB Kevin Kolb); Ex-Titans UFA DE Jason Babin, July 29 (five years, $28 million, $5-6 million guaranteed).

Key departures: Cut CB Joselio Hanson, Sept. 3; Cut OG-C Mike McGlynn, Sept. 3; Cut OG Reggie Wells, Sept. 3; Cut DT Derek Landry, Sept. 3; Cut DE Tony Hargrove, Sept. 3; Cut OT Ryan Harris, Sept. 3; Cut WR Johnnie Lee Higgins, Sept. 3; Cut TE Donald Lee, Sept. 3; Cut DE Chris Wilson, Sept. 2; UFA RB Jerome Harrison, Aug. 9 (to Lions); UFA P Sav Rocca, Aug. 6 (to Redskins); Cut DE Ricky Sapp, Aug. 5; UFA OG Max Jean-Gilles, Aug. 2 (to Bengals); UFA CB Dimitri Patterson, Aug. 2 (to Browns), UFA OLB Ernie Sims, Aug. 2 (to Colts); Traded DT Brodrick Bunkley, Aug. 1 (to Browns — Eagles get 2012 fifth-round draft pick); UFA LB Stewart Bradley, July 29 (to Cardinals); UFA S Quintin Mikell, July 29 (to Rams); PK David Akers, July 29 (to 49ers); MLB Omar Gaither, July 29 (to Panthers); Traded QB Kevin Kolb, July 28 (to Cardinals — Eagles get CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and second-round draft pick).

Key re-signings: UFA OG Reggie Wells, Aug. 20; UFA OLB Akeem Jordan, July 30 (one year); FFA QB Michael Vick (one year).

 

Washington Redskins

Unsigned player: WR Mike Furrey (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Rams TE Derek Schouman, Aug. 10; Ex-Eagles P Sav Rocca, Aug. 6; Ex-Steelers LB Keyaron Fox, Aug. 6; Ex-Seahawks OT Sean Locklear, Aug. 5; Ex-Patriots PK Shayne Graham, Aug. 2; Ex-Cowboys UFA DE Stephen Bowen, July 29 (five years, $27.5 million, $12.5 million guaranteed); Ex-Ravens OG-C Chris Chester, July 29 (five years, $20 million, per NFL Network); Ex-Giants UFA DT Barry Cofield, July 29 (six years, $36 million, $12.5 million guaranteed); Ex-Ravens UFA WR Donté Stallworth, July 29 (one year); Ex-Jets UFA QB Kellen Clemens, July 29 (one year); Ex-Ravens UFA CB Josh Wilson, July 29 (three years, up to $13.5 million); Traded for ex-Broncos WR Jabar Gaffney, July 28 (Redskins give up DE-DT Jeremy Jarmon).

Key departures: Cut QB Kellen Clemens, Sept. 3; Cut LB H.H. Blades, Sept. 3; Cut OL Artis Hicks, Sept. 3; Cut TE Derek Schouman, Sept. 3; Cut RB Keiland Williams, Sept. 3; Cut PK Shayne Graham, Aug. 13; UFA DE Chris Wilson, Aug. 8 (to Eagles); UFA CB Carlos Rogers, Aug. 2 (to 49ers); UFA OT Stephon Heyer, Aug. 2 (to Raiders); Traded DE Vonnie Holliday to Cardinals, July 31 (Redskins get RB Tim Hightower); Cut OT Mike Williams, July 30; Traded DT Albert Haynesworth, July 29 (to Patriots — Redskins get 2013 fifth-round pick); Released DE Phillip Daniels, July 28; Released C Casey Rabach, July 28; Released NY Maake Kemoeatu, July 28; Traded DE-DT Jeremy Jarmon to Broncos, July 28 (Redskins get WR Jabar Gaffney).

Key re-signings: UFA S Reed Doughty, Aug. 5; UFA DE Kedric Golston, Aug. 5; UFA ILB Rocky McIntosh, Aug. 5; UFA QB Rex Grossman, Aug. 2; UFA CB Phillip Buchanon, Aug. 2; UFA OT Jammal Brown, Aug. 1 (five years); UFA LB H.B. Blades, Aug. 1; UFA WR Santana Moss, July 29 (three years, up to $15 million).

 

NFC NORTH

Chicago Bears

Unsigned players: S Josh Bullocks (UFA), QB Todd Collins (UFA), OLB Pisa Tinoisamoa (UFA), MLB Rod Wilson (UFA), RB Garrett Wolfe (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Patriots SS Brandon Meriweather, Sept. 4 (one year); Ex-Seahawks UFA C Chris Spencer, July 31 (two years); Ex-Texans DT Amobi Okoye, July 30 (one year); Ex-Cowboys RB Marion Barber, July 30; Ex-Jet DL Vernon Gholston, July 29; Ex-Cowboys WR Roy Williams, July 29; Ex-Cowboys UFA WR Sam Hurd, July 29; Ex-Steelers UFA TE Matt Spaeth, July 29; Ex-Jaguars UFA P Adam Podlesh, July 29 (five years).

Key departures: Cut TE Desmond Clark, Sept. 3; Cut RB Chester Taylor, Sept. 3; UFA C Olin Kreutz, Aug. 5 (to Saints); Waived OG Herman Johnson, July 30; UFA WR Rashied Davis, July 30 (to Lions); UFA WR Devin Aromashodu, July 29 (to Vikings). Traded TE Greg Olsen to Panthers, July 28 (traded for third-round 2012 pick); UFA S Danieal Manning (to Texans); Waived P Brad Maynard, July 28, (to Texans).

Key re-signings: UFA TE Desmond Clark, Aug. 2 (one year); UFA LB Brian Iwuh, July 31; UFA CB Corey Graham, July 30; RFA QB Caleb Hanie, July 29 (one year); UFA OLB Nick Roach, July 29 (two years); UFA DT Anthony Adams, July 29.

 

Detroit Lions

Unsigned players: S C.C. Brown (UFA), MLB Vinny Ciurciu (UFA), WR Brian Clark (UFA), DE Jared DeVries (UFA), CB Tye Hill (UFA), OLB Landon Johnson (UFA), TE Jake Nordin (UFA), RB Kevin Smith (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Steelers CB Anthony Madison, Aug. 13; Ex-Bengals OT Kirk Chambers, Aug. 11; Ex-Chiefs UFA C Rudy Niswanger, Aug. 10; Ex-Giants UFA S Michael Johnson, Aug. 10; Ex-Eagles UFA RB Jerome Harrison, Aug. 9; Ex-Browns UFA RB Mike Bell, Aug. 9; Ex-Colts UFA DE Keyunta Dawson, Aug. 8; Ex-Jaguars WR Nate Hughes, Aug. 4; Ex-Buccaneers WR Maurice Stovall, Aug. 2; Ex-Titans UFA LB Stephen Tulloch, July 31 (1 year, $3.25 million, $1.8 million guaranteed); Ex-Lions CB Eric Wright, July 30 (one year); Ex-Bears UFA WR Rashied Davis, July 29; Ex-Jaguars UFA OLB Justin Durant, July 29 (two years), Ex-Chiefs CB Maurice Leggett, July 28.

Key departures: Cut LB Zack Follett, Aug. 3; UFA DE Turk McBride, Aug. 1 (to Saints); Cut UFA LB Jordon Dizon, July 28; Cut UFA WR Bryant Johnson, July 28.

Key re-signings: RFA DE Cliff Avril, Aug. 4 (one year, $2.7 million); UFA OLB Bobby Carpenter, Aug. 3; UFA CB Chris Houston, July 31 (two years); UFA CB Brandon McDonald, July 30 (one year); UFA C Dylan Gandy, July 29; UFA PK Dave Rayner, July 29; UFA QB Drew Stanton, July 29 (one year); UFA S John Wendling (three years, $2.75 million), July 29; RFA FB Jerome Felton, July 29; RFA DT Andre Fluellen, July 29.

 

Green Bay Packers

Unsigned players: CB Josh Bell (UFA), S Atari Bigby (UFA), LB Matt Wilhelm (UFA).

Key arrivals: None.

Key departures: UFA S Anthony Smith, Aug. 9 (to Titans); UFA DE Cullen Jenkins, July 30 (to Eagles); UFA FB Korey Hall, July 29 (to Saints); Cut OT Mark Tauscher, July 29; Cut LB Brandon Chillar, July 29; UFA OG Daryn Colledge, July 29 (to Cardinals); Cut LB Nick Barnett, July 28; UFA RB Brandon Jackson, July 29 (to Browns); UFA OL Jason Spitz, July 29 (to Jaguars).

Key re-signings: UFA WR James Jones, July 31 (three years); UFA FB John Kuhn, July 31 (three years); UFA PK Mason Crosby, July 29 (five years, up to $14.75 million).

 

Minnesota Vikings

Unsigned players: WR Hank Baskett (UFA), QB Brett Favre (UFA-retired), WR Greg Lewis (UFA), QB Patrick Ramsey (UFA), FB Naufahu Tahi (UFA), DT Pat Williams (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Texans LB Xavier Adibi, Sept. 4; Ex-Buccaneers DE DE Stylez G. White, Aug. 22; Ex-Patriots CB Tony Carter, Aug. 11; Ex-Colts UFA OT Charlie Johnson, Aug. 1; Ex-Falcons WR Michael Jenkins, July 30 (three years); Ex-Bears UFA WR Devin Aromashodu, July 29 (one year).

Key departures: Cut DE Stylez G. White, Sept. 3; Cut OL Ryan Cook, Sept. 3; Cut LB Heath Farwell, Sept. 3; UFA CB Lito Sheppard, Aug. 26 (to Raiders); UFA RB Albert Young, Aug. 23 (to Jaguars); UFA OLB Ben Leber, Aug. 9 (to Rams); Cut OLT Bryant McKinnie, Aug. 2; UFA S Madieu Williams, Aug. 1 (to 49ers); UFA DE Ray Edwards, July 29 (to Falcons); UFA WR Sidney Rice, July 29 (to Seahawks); UFA QB Tarvaris Jackson, July 29 (to Seahawks); Cut DT Jimmy Kennedy, July 28.

Key re-signings: FFA OLB Chad Greenway, Sept. 5 (five years, $41 million); UFA OT Ryan Cook, Aug. 3; UFA DT Fred Evans, July 31; UFA S Eric Frampton, July 31; RFA OLB Erin Henderson, July 30 (one year); RFA S Husain Abdullah, July 30 (one year); UFA PK Ryan Longwell, July 29.

 

NFC SOUTH

Atlanta Falcons

Unsigned players: WR Brian Finneran (UFA), DT Thomas Johnson (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Bengals TE Reggie Kelly, Aug. 16; Ex-Vikings UFA DE Ray Edwards, July 29 (five years, $30 million, $11 million guaranteed).

Key departures: Cut QB John Parker Wilson, Sept. 3; Cut DE Chauncey Davis, Sept. 2; Cut DT Trey Lewis, Sept. 2; Cut LB Coy Wire, Sept. 2; UFA CB Brian Williams, Aug. 24 (to Giants); UFA RB Jerious Norwood, Aug. 2 (to Rams); Released DE Jamaal Anderson, July 29 (to Colts); Released WR Michael Jenkins, July 29 (to Vikings); UFA OG Harvey Dahl, July 29 (to Rams); UFA P Michael Koenen, July 29 (to Buccaneers).

Key re-signings: UFA RB Jason Snelling, Aug. 7 (one year); RFA CB Brent Grimes, Aug. 4 (one year); UFA OG Justin Blalock, July 31 (six years); UFA OLB Mike Peterson, July 29; UFA LB Stephen Nicholas, July 29 (five years, up to $17.5 million); UFA OT Tyson Clabo, July 29 (five years, $25 million, $11.5 million, maximum value of deal $27 million); UFA PK Matt Bryant (four years); RFA WR Eric Weems (one year).

 

Carolina Panthers

Unsigned players: WR David Clowney (RFA), MLB Abdul Hodge (UFA), S Marcus Hudson (UFA), OT Rob Petitti (UFA), QB Brian St. Pierre (UFA), OLB Jamar Williams (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Raiders S Stevie Brown, Sept. 4; Ex-Bears DT Marcus Harrison, Sept. 4; Ex-Rams DE George Selvie, Sept. 4; Ex-Seahawks DL Kentwan Balmer, Aug. 25; Ex-Jaguars UFA S Sean Considine, July 30; Ex-Chiefs UFA DT Ron Edwards, July 29 (three years, $8.25 million); Ex-Eagles LB Omar Gaither, July 29; Ex-Seahawks UFA PK Olindo Mare, July 29 (four years, up to $12 million); Ex-Jets UFA TE Ben Hartsock, July 29 (two years); Ex-Rams S Kevin Payne, July 29. Traded for ex-Bears TE Greg Olsen, July 28 (terms unknown).

Key departures: Cut S Kevin Payne, Sept. 4; Cut DE Everette Brown, Sept. 4; Cut FB Tony Fiammetta, Sept. 3; Cut C.J. Wilson, Sept. 3; UFA S Gerald Alexander, Aug. 28 (to Dolphins); UFA DT Derek Landri, Aug. 4 (to Eagles); UFA OG Chris Morris, Aug. 3 (to Patriots); UFA TE Dante Rosario, July 31 (to Broncos); UFA CB Richard Marshall, July 30 (to Cardinals); UFA QB Matt Moore, July 29 (to Dolphins); UFA TE Jeff King, July 29 (to Cardinals), Cut DE Tyler Brayton, July 29.

Key re-signings: RFA LS J.J. Jansen; RFA OLB Jordan Senn; UFA CB C.J. Wilson, July 31; UFA RB DeAngelo Williams, July 29 (five years, up to $32 million, $21 million guaranteed); UFA DE Charles Johnson, July 29 (six years, up to $76 million, $32 million guaranteed); UFA OLB James Anderson, July 29 (five years); UFA OLB Thomas Davis, July 29 (five years); MLB Jon Beason, July 28 (new contract: five years, $50 million, $25 million guaranteed).

 

New Orleans Saints

Unsigned players: RB Ladell Betts (UFA), DE Jeff Charleston (UFA), FB Heath Evans (UFA), S Matt Giordano (UFA), RB Julius Jones (UFA), MLB Kawika Mitchell (UFA), S Darren Sharper (UFA), OLB Anthony Waters (UFA), RB DeShawn Wynn (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Rams CB Quincy Butler, Aug. 18; Ex-Dolphins RB Patrick Cobbs, Aug. 16; Ex-Jaguars OT Jordan Black, Aug. 10; Ex-Bears UFA C Olin Kreutz, Aug. 5; Ex-Cardinals RFA CB Trumaine McBride, Aug. 4; Ex-Cowboys OT Alex Barron, Aug. 3; Ex-Chargers S Paul Oliver, Aug. 2; Ex-49ers UFA DT Aubrayo Franklin, Aug. 2; Ex-Lions UFA DE Turk McBride, Aug. 1; Ex-Ravens UFA CB Fabian Washington, July 31 (one year); Ex-Packers UFA FB Korey Hall, July 29; Ex-Seahawks UFA LB Will Herring, July 29 (three years); Ex-Chargers UFA RB Darren Sproles (four years, $14 million, $6 million guaranteed), July 29; Ex-Rams LB Curtis Johnson, July 29.

Key departures: Cut CB Quincy Butler, Sept. 3; Cut OT Jordan Black, Sept. 3; Cut S Chris Reis, Sept. 3; Cut S Pierson Prioleau, Sept. 3; Cut CB Trumaine McBride, Sept. 3; UFA ILB Marvin Mitchell, Aug. 15 (to Dolphins); Cut OLB Danny Clark, Aug. 10; Released RB Lynell Hamilton, Aug. 4; UFA C Jonathan Goodwin, Aug. 3 (to 49ers); UFA DE Tony Hargrove, Aug. 3 (to Eagles); UFA DE Jimmy Wilkerson, Aug. 2 (to Seahawks); Released LS Jason Kyle, July 29; Waived LB Stanley Arnoux, July 29; Traded RB Reggie Bush, July 29 (to Dolphins); UFA S Usama Young, July 29 (to Browns); UFA DT Remi Ayodele, July 29 (to Vikings).

Key re-signings: UFA TE David Thomas, Aug. 2; UFA TE Tory Humphrey, Aug. 2; UFA OT Zach Strief, Aug. 1; UFA WR Courtney Roby, July 31 (one year); RFA OG Carl Nicks, Aug. 1 (one year); UFA S Roman Harper, July 29 (four years, $28.5 million, $16 million guaranteed); UFA S Chris Reis, July 29; UFA OLB Danny Clark, July 29; UFA S Pierson Prioleau, July 29; UFA OLB Jo-Lonn Dunbar, July 29; UFA OT Jermon Bushrod, July 29 (two years); UFA WR Lance Moore, July 29 (five years); UFA CB Leigh Torrence, July 29; UFA OLB Scott Shanle, July 29.

 

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Unsigned players: RB Kareem Huggins (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Rams LB Zac Diles, Sept. 5 (two years); Ex-Bills DT John McCargo, Aug. 21; Ex-Falcons UFA P Michael Koenen, July 29.

Key departures: Cut DE Kyle Moore, Sept. 3; Cut LB Tyrone McKenzie, Sept. 3; Cut DT John McCargo, Sept. 3; UFA DE Stylez G. White, Aug. 22 (to Vikings); UFA MLB Niko Koutouvides, Aug. 14 (to Patriots); UFA RB Cadillac Williams, Aug. 3 (to Rams); UFA TE John Gilmore, Aug. 2 (to Steelers); WR Maurice Stovall, Aug. 2 (to Lions); MLB Barrett Ruud, July 30 (to Titans).

Key re-signings: UFA DE Tim Crowder, Aug. 5 (two years); UFA OLB Adam Hayward, Aug. 1 (three years); RFA DT Frank Okam, July 30; RFA PK Connor Barth, July 29; RFA OT James Lee, July 29; RFA S Corey Lynch, July 29; RFA CB Elbert Mack, July 29; RFA WR Micheal Spurlock, July 29; UFA OLB Quincy Black, July 29 (five years); UFA OG Davin Joseph, July 29 (seven years, $53 million with $19 million guaranteed); UFA OT Jeremy Trueblood, July 29 (two years).

 

NFC WEST

Arizona Cardinals

Unsigned players: FB Nehemiah Broughton (UFA), DT Keilen Dykes (UFA), OG Alan Faneca (UFA-retired), NT Bryan Robinson (UFA), RB Jason Wright (UFA-retired).

Key arrivals: Ex-Bears RB Chester Taylor, Sept. 4 (one year); Ex-Bengals CB Fred Bennett, Aug. 29; Ex-Ravens UFA TE Todd Heap, July 31; Ex-Panthers UFA CB Richard Marshall, July 30; Ex-Browns UFA WR Chansi Stuckey, July 30; Ex-Browns UFA OG-OT Floyd Womack, July 30; Ex-Eagles UFA LB Stewart Bradley, July 29; Ex-Packers UFA OG Daryn Colledge, July 29; Ex-Panthers UFA TE Jeff King, July 29; Traded for ex-Eagles QB Kevin Kolb, July 28 (Eagles get CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and second-round pick; Kolb agrees to new five-year contract worth $63 million with more than $20 million guaranteed).

Key departures: Cut TE Stephen Spach, Sept. 5; Cut CB Fred Bennett, Sept. 2; Cut DE Kenny Iwebema, Sept. 2; Cut S Matt Ware, Sept. 2; Cut P Ben Graham, Sept. 2; RFA CB Trumaine McBride, Aug. 4 (to Saints); UFA DT Gabe Watson, Aug. 2 (to Giants); Traded RFA RB Tim Hightower to Redskins, July 31 (Cardinals get DE Vonnie Holliday and an undisclosed draft pick); UFA DE Alan Branch, July 29 (to Seahawks); Traded CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to Eagles, July 28 (Cardinals get QB Kevin Kolb); UFA WR Steve Breaston, July 29 (to Chiefs); Cut QB Derek Anderson, LB Gerald Hayes, July 28.

Key re-signings: UFA DE Kenny Iwebema, Aug. 22; UFA S Matt Ware, Aug. 6; UFA OG Deuce Lutui, July 31 (one year); UFA FB Reagan Maui'a, July 29; UFA TE Stephen Spach, July 29; UFA C Lyle Sendlein, July 29; UFA P Ben Graham, July 29; UFA S Hamza Abdullah, July 29; UFA CB Michael Adams, July 29; UFA OT D'Anthony Batiste, July 29; UFA C Ben Claxton, July 29; RFA WR Early Doucet, July 29; RFA OT Brandon Keith, July 29.

 

San Francisco 49ers

Unsigned players: DE Demetric Evans (UFA), CB Will James (UFA), OT Chris Patrick (UFA), OT Barry Sims (UFA), QB Troy Smith (UFA), RB Brian Westbrook (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Jets UFA WR Braylon Edwards, Aug. 4 (one year, $3.5 million); Ex-Bills UFA SS Donte Whitner, Aug. 4; Ex-Browns LB Blake Costanzo, Aug. 4 (one year); Ex-Saints UFA C Jonathan Goodwin, Aug. 3 (three years); Ex-Redskins CB Carlos Rogers, Aug. 2 (one year); Ex-Vikings S Madieu Williams, Aug. 1; Ex-Chargers OLB Antwan Applewhite, July 31; Ex-Eagles UFA David Akers, July 29.

Key departures: Cut QB Josh McCown, Sept. 3; UFA PK Jeff Reed, Aug. 3 (to Seahawks); UFA NT Aubrayo Franklin, Aug. 2 (to Saints); UFA OLB Manny Lawson, Aug. 2 (to Bengals); UFA DE Travis LaBoy, July 29 (to Chargers); Cut PK Joe Nedney, July 29; Cut C Eric Heitman, July 29; Cut CB Nate Clements, July 28 (to Bengals); UFA ILB Takeo Spikes, July 29 (to Chargers); UFA C David Baas, July 29 (to Giants).

Key re-signings: UFA FS Dashon Goldson, Aug. 9; UFA OG Tony Wragge, July 29 (one year); UFA DE Ray McDonald, July 29 (five years, up to $20 million, $7 million guaranteed); UFA QB Alex Smith, July 29 (one year, $5 million).

 

Seattle Seahawks

Unsigned players: QB J.P. Losman (UFA), S Lawyer Milloy (UFA), OT Chester Pitts (UFA), OT-OG Tyler Polumbus (RFA), DE Jay Richardson (UFA), WR Brandon Stokley (UFA), DT Craig Terrill (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Bengals DT Clinton McDonald (via trade), Aug 29; Ex-Rams LB David Vobora, Aug. 22; Ex-49ers PK Jeff Reed, Aug. 3; Ex-Raiders TE Zach Miller, Aug. 2 (five years, $34 million, $17 million guaranteed); Ex-Saints UFA DE Jimmy Wilkerson, Aug. 2; Ex-Vikings UFA WR Sidney Rice, July 29 (five years, $41 million, $18.5 million guaranteed); Ex-Raiders UFA OG Robert Gallery, July 29 (three years); Ex-Vikings UFA QB Tarvaris Jackson, July 29 (two years, $8 million); Ex-Cardinals UFA DL Alan Branch, July 29.

Key departures: Cut DT Colin Cole, Sept. 3; Traded CB Kelly Jennings (to Bengals), Aug. 29; Cut DL Kentwan Balmer, Aug. 25; UFA WR Ruvell Martin, Aug. 24 (to Bills); Cut DT Ryan Sims, Aug. 20; UFA DL Amon Gordon, Aug. 6 (to Chiefs); UFA OT Ray Willis, Aug. 6 (to Dolphins); UFA OT Sean Locklear, Aug. 5 (to Redskins); UFA S Jordan Babineaux, Aug. 5 (to Titans); UFA C Chris Spencer, July 31 (to Bears); UFA QB Matt Hasselbeck, July 29 (to Titans); UFA LB Will Herring, July 29 (to Saints); UFA PK Olindo Mare, July 29 (to Panthers).

Key re-signings: UFA DE Raheem Brock, Aug. 6; UFA CB Kelly Jennings, Aug. 1 (one year); UFA DT Brandon Mebane, July 29; UFA LB Leroy Hill, July 29; UFA DT Junior Siavii, July 29; UFA RB Michael Robinson, July 29; UFA LB Matt McCoy, July 29 (one year).

 

St. Louis Rams

Unsigned players: RB Kenneth Darby (UFA), DT Chris Hovan (UFA), TE Darcy Johnson (UFA), S Michael Lewis (UFA), DT Clifton Ryan (UFA).

Key arrivals: Ex-Vikings OLB Ben Leber, Aug. 9 (one year); Ex-Patriots UFA OT Quinn Ojinnaka, Aug. 6; Ex-Buccaneers UFA RB Cadillac Williams, Aug. 3; Ex-Packers LB Brady Poppinga, Aug. 2; Ex-Falcons RB Jerious Norwood, Aug. 2 (one year); Ex-Broncos DT Justin Bannan, July 30 (three years); Ex-Jaguars UFA WR Mike Sims-Walker, July 29; CB Al Harris, July 29 (one year); Ex-Falcons UFA OG Harvey Dahl, July 29; Ex-Eagles UFA S Quintin Mikell, July 29 (four years); Ex-Texans UFA OLB Zac Diles, July 29; Ex-Colts UFA DT Daniel Muir, July 29 (one year, $1.85 million).

Key departures: Cut WR Donnie Avery, Sept. 3; Cut LB Zac Diles, Sept. 3; Cut DT Daniel Muir, Sept. 3; Cut LB Na'il Diggs, Aug. 29; Cut LS Chris Massey, Aug. 23; UFA CB Kevin Dockery, Aug. 17 (to Steelers); Cut LB David Vobora, Aug. 12; UFA TE Derek Schouman, Aug. 10 (to Redskins); UFA WR Laurent Robinson, Aug. 3 (to Chargers); UFA TE Daniel Fells, July 31 (to Broncos); Released OG Jacob Bell, July 29.

Key re-signings: UFA WR Mark Clayton, Aug. 31; UFA OG Adam Goldberg, Aug. 6; UFA DT Gary Gibson, Aug. 4; RFA OLB David Vobora, July 29; RFA OG John Greco, July 29; RFA OT Renardo Foster, July 29; RFA LB Chris Chamberlain, July 29.