NFL transactions for July 27, 2012

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 7:31 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff


BALTIMORE — Passed physical: OT Kelechi Osemele.

CINCINNATI — Reserve/did not report: LB Brandon Joiner. Declared physically unable to perform: CB Nate Clements (abdomen); PK Mike Nugent; WR Jordan Shipley (ACL); DT Pat Sims (ankle).

CLEVELAND — Declared active/non-football injury: TE Evan Moore. Declared physically unable to perform: DT Ahtyba Rubin (pelvis); DT Phil Taylor (arm); RB Eddie Williams.

HOUSTON — Roster additions: LB Keyaron Fox (not tendered as UFA by Redskins 6/2); WR Bryant Johnson (not tendered as UFA by Texans 6/2). Declared active/non-football illness: P Brett Hartmann. Declared active/non-football injury: OG Thomas Austin. Declared physically unable to perform: LB Darryl Sharpton (quadriceps).

INDIANAPOLIS — Draft choice signed: TE Coby Fleener (2/34).

JACKSONVILLE — Contract terminated: FB Naufahu Tahi. Reserve/did not report: RB Maurice Jones-Drew. Declared active/non-football injury: OT Cameron Bradfield; DT Terrance Knighton (eye); TE Zach Miller (hamstring); OG Uche Nwaneri (leg). Declared physically unable to perform: DE John Chick (knee); LB Clint Session (concussion).

KANSAS CITY — Passed physicals: DE Ropati Pitoitua; OG Rich Ranglin.

NEW ENGLAND — Roster addition: OT Darrion Weems (released by Vikings 7/24).

TENNESSEE — Reserve/retired: C Jon Cooper. Reserve/did not report: WR O.J. Murdock.


ARIZONA — Roster addition: OG Russ Hochstein (not tendered as UFA by Broncos 6/2).

CAROLINA — Roster addition: LB David Nixon (released by Rams 3/12).

CHICAGO — Placed on waivers: PK Dave Teggart. Traded: Draft choice to Buccaneers for DT Brian Price.

DETROIT — Declared active/non-football injury: OT Jonathan Scott (failed conditioning test). Declared physically unable to perform: RB Jahvid Best (concussion).

MINNESOTA — Declared active/non-football injury: WR Stephen Burton (toe); TE Mickey Shuler (heel). Declared physically unable to perform: RB Adrian Peterson (knee).

N.Y. GIANTS — Declared physically unable to perform: TE Travis Beckum (ACL); DT Chris Canty (knee); WR Hakeem Nicks (foot); LB Clint Sintim (knee).

SEATTLE — Roster addition: WR Antonio Bryant (released by Bengals 8/30/10).

ST. LOUIS — Draft choice signed: CB Trumaine Johnson (3/65). Contract disapproved: CB Trumaine Johnson.

TAMPA BAY — Assigned on waivers: S Desmond Morrow from Texans. Traded: DT Brian Price to Bears for draft choice. Roster additions: WR Landon Cox (released by Bengals 8/23/11); CB Marquese Wheaton (Southern Mississippi).

WASHINGTON — Placed on waivers: WR Brian Hernandez. Assigned on waivers: WR Dezmon Briscoe from Buccaneers. Declared physically unable to perform: S Tanard Jackson (shoulder).