NFL transactions for August 15, 2012

Posted Aug. 15, 2012 @ 7:05 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCE

INDIANAPOLIS — Placed on waivers: CB Buddy Jackson (injured/undisclosed); LB Scott Lutrus (injured/ACL). Roster additions: RB Alvester Alexander (released by Bears 7/17); LB Mike Balogun (released by Buccaneers 5/7).

MIAMI — Roster addition: LB Josh Linam (released by Chargers 7/28).

N.Y. JETS — Roster addition: CB LeQuan Lewis (released by Raiders 6/21).

OAKLAND — Placed on waivers: WR Duke Calhoun (injured/ACL); LB Mario Kurn (injured/ACL).

PITTSBURGH — Reserve/injured: RB John Clay (quadriceps); FB-TE David Johnson (ACL).


NATIONAL FOOTBALL CONFERENCE
 

CAROLINA — Placed on waivers: OG Andre Ramsey. Roster addition: RB Armond Smith (released by Panthers 7/26).

DALLAS — Placed on waivers: OG Bill Nagy (injured/ankle). Roster addition: TE Harry Flaherty (released by Saints 8/5/11).

N.Y. GIANTS — Placed on waivers: DT Martin Parker (injured/back). Roster additions: DT Carlton Powell (ended season on Falcons practice squad); DT Oren Wilson (Akron).

SAN FRANCISCO — Contract terminated: TE Gijon Robinson. Roster addition: LB Ikaika Alama-Francis (not tendered as UFA by Dolphins 6/2).

WASHINGTON — Reserve/injured: NT Chris Neild (ACL).