NFL transactions for August 27, 2012

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 10:21 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

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BALTIMORE — Placed on waivers: TE Davon Drew; WR Devin Goda; OT Addison Lawrence; CB Jordan Mabin; C Cecil Newton; LS Patrick Scales; QB Chester Stewart; WR Patrick Williams. Contract terminated: PK Billy Cundiff. Reserve/injured: LB Steve Baggs; LB Darryl Blackstock (groin, ankle); S Emanuel Cook (leg); NT Ryan McBean (ankle). Reserve/physically unable to perform: WR David Reed (ACL). Reserve/non-football injury: LB Terrell Suggs (Achilles).

BUFFALO — Placed on waivers: LB Danny Batten (failure to disclose physical condition); DE Sean Ferguson; CB Prince Miller; TE Fendi Onobun; DT Jay Ross; WR Derek Session; S Nick Sukay; OG Jake Vermiglio. Contracts terminated: WR David Clowney; QB Vince Young. Traded: Draft choice to Seahawks for QB Tarvaris Jackson. Reserve/physically unable to perform: TE Mike Caussin (ACL).

CINCINNATI — Placed on waivers: WR Kashif Moore.

CLEVELAND — Placed on waivers: OT Jake Anderson; DE Marcus Benard (injured/elbow); OG Matt Cleveland; CB Emanuel Davis; LB JoJo Dickson; LB Auston English (injured); P Spencer Lanning; WR Carlton Mitchell; CB Antwuan Reed (injured/leg); WR Bert Reed; WR Jermaine Saffold; WR Owen Spencer. Assigned on waivers: DE Ernest Owusu from Vikings. Reserve/injured: LB Emmanuel Acho (undisclosed); LB Chris Gocong (Achilles). Reserve/physically unable to perform: DT Phillip Taylor (chest).

DENVER — Placed on waivers: LB Elliot Coffey; WR Mark Dell; WR Cameron Kenney; TE Anthony Miller; LB Cyril Obiozor; RB Xavier Omon; S Anthony Perkins; OT Mike Remmers; CB Ramzee Robinson; FB Austin Sylvester; OG Aaron Wuebbels. Contract terminated: LS Lonie Paxton. Reserve/injured: WR Tyler Grisham (knee); DE Jason Hunter (triceps).

HOUSTON — Placed on waivers: OG Thomas Austin (failed physical); DT Ra’Shon Harris (injured/triceps); P Brett Hartmann; WR Mario Louis; RB Davin Meggett; OT Nick Mondek; DT Jimmy Sadler-McQueen; LB Derrell Smith; LB Greg Williams (injured/hamstring); S Torri Williams. Contracts terminated: LB Omar Gaither; WR Bryant Johnson; OG Kasey Studdard. Reserve/injured: PK Randy Bullock (groin). Reserve/physically unable to perform: LB Darryl Sharpton (quadriceps).

INDIANAPOLIS — Placed on waivers: RB Alvester Alexander; LB Mike Balogun; S David Caldwell; CB Cameron Chism; WR Quan Cosby; CB Antonio Fenelus; OG Jason Foster; CB Terrence Johnson; S Matt Merletti; CB Chris Rucker; P Brian Stahovich. Traded: Draft choices to Dolphins for CB Vontae Davis. Reserve/physically unable to perform: OT Justin Anderson (foot). Reserve/non-football injury: NT Josh Chapman (ACL). Reserve/injured: OT George Foster (foot, knee); NT Brandon McKinney (ACL); WR Griff Whalen (foot).

JACKSONVILLE — Placed on waivers: FB Brock Bolen (injured/knee). Reserve/physically unable to perform: DE John Chick (knee); LB Clint Session (concussion). Reserve/injured: C John Estes (knee); DT Drew Nowak (foot); OG Jason Spitz (foot); TE Matt Veldman (knee).

KANSAS CITY — Placed on waivers: RB Shane Bannon; TE Tim Biere; LB Caleb Campbell; OG Justin Cheadle; S Dominique Ellis; S Jean Fanor; LB Dexter Heyman; C Cam Holland; WR Jeremy Horne; DE Ethan Johnson (failure to disclose physical condition); WR Brandon Kinnie; WR Zeke Markshausen; PK Matt Szymanski; WR Aaron Weaver.

MIAMI — Placed on waivers: WR Julius Pruitt. Traded: CB Vontae Davis to Colts for draft choices.

NEW ENGLAND — Placed on waivers: S Ross Ventrone (injured). Assigned on waivers: WR Kerry Taylor from Vikings. Contracts terminated: DE Tim Bulman; WR Jabar Gaffney; WR Donte Stallworth; DE Gerard Warren. Reserve/injured: CB Will Allen (undisclosed); S Josh Barrett (undisclosed); FB Spencer Larsen (undisclosed). Reserve/physically unable to perform: TE Jake Ballard (ACL); NT Myron Pryor (shoulder). Reserve/non-football injury: OT Markus Zusevics (pectoral).

N.Y. JETS — Placed on waivers: LB Damario Ambrose; WR Stanley Arukwe; TE Josh Baker (injured/ACL); WR Wes Kemp (injury settlement); RB Jeremy Stewart. Contract terminated: PK Josh Brown.

OAKLAND — Placed on waivers: LB Korey Bosworth; DE Mason Brodine; DE Wayne Dorsey; S Aaron Henry; FB Rashawn Jackson (injured/hip); S Terrail Lambert; WR Thomas Mayo; WR Dre Muhammad; QB Kyle Newhall-Caballero; CB Chaz Powell; FB Manase Tonga; OT Ed Wang (injured/shoulder).

PITTSBURGH — Placed on waivers: LB Ryan Baker; DE Mike Blanc; WR Paul Cox; CB Andre Freeman; PK Danny Hrapmann; LB Mortty Ivy (injury settlement/hamstring); OT Kyle Jolly; FB Jamie McCoy; CB Walter McFadden; S Myron Rolle; WR Juamorris Stewart; DT Kade Weston; WR Jimmy Young. Assigned on waivers: RB DuJuan Harris from Jaguars. Contracts terminated: LS Matt Katula; TE Justin Peelle.

SAN DIEGO — Placed on waivers: WR Jason Barnes; DT Eddie Brown; DT Garrett Brown (injury settlement); WR Taylor Embree; LS Nick Guess; RB Michael Hayes; WR Phillip Payne; TE Brad Taylor; OT Phil Trautwein. Contracts terminated: WR Roscoe Parrish; OT Michael Toudouze (injury settlement). Reserve/non-football injury: OT Brandyn Dombrowski (foot); OG Johnnie Troutman (pectoral).

TENNESSEE — Placed on waivers: P Will Batson; OG George Bias; WR Chase Deadder; RB Herb Donaldson; WR LaQuinton Evans; WR Marcus Harris; TE Joey Haynos; OT Jonathan Palmer; S Christian Scott; QB Nick Stephens; C William Vlachos. Reserve/injured: WR Marc Mariani (leg). Reserve/physically unable to perform: S Markelle Martin (knee).

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ARIZONA — Reserve/injured: FB Jared Crank (neck).

ATLANTA — Placed on waivers: TE Chase Coffman; PK Erik Folk; LB Max Gruder; DT Elisha Joseph (injury settlement/concussion); RB Richard Medlin; FB Lee Meisner; DE Louis Nzegwu; WR Kenny Stafford; CB Darrin Walls (injury settlement/leg); TE Aron White; QB John Parker Wilson. Reserve/non-football injury: DT Corey Peters (foot). Reserve/injured: OT Will Svitek (arm).

CAROLINA — Placed on waivers: WR Darvin Adams; OG Roger Allen; WR Michael Avila; WR Brenton Bersin; OG Will Blackwell; DE Eric Norwood; RB Lyndon Rowells; TE Greg Smith; RB Josh Vaughan; WR Rico Wallace (injury settlement/hamstring). Contracts terminated: P Nick Harris; PK Olindo Mare. Reserve/physically unable to perform: WR David Gettis (hamstring). Reserve/injured: CB Brandon Hogan (knee).

CHICAGO — Placed on waivers: LB K.C. Asiodu; QB Matt Blanchard; LB Adrien Cole (injured); S Trevor Coston; WR Terrium Crump; LB Thaddeus Gibson; OG Nick Pieschel (injured); WR Chris Summers; RB Harvey Unga; DE Derrick Walker. Contract terminated: DT John McCargo. Reserve/injured: S Brandon Hardin (neck). Reserve/physically unable to perform: WR Johnny Knox (back).

DALLAS — Placed on waivers: OT Levy Adcock; P Delbert Alvarado; TE Harry Flaherty; LS Charley Hughlett; WR Donavon Kemp (injured/ACL); WR David Little; OT Tyrone Novikoff; WR Raymond Radway; RB Javarris Williams. Contract terminated: S C.J. Wilson. Reserve/physically unable to perform: C Kevin Kowalski (ankle). Reserve/injured: LB Caleb McSurdy (Achilles).

DETROIT — Placed on waivers: FB James Bryant; S Don Carey (from reserve/injured, injury settlement/hamstring); WR Dominique Curry; WR Jarett Dillard; PK Derek Dimke; RB Stephfon Green; CB Isaac Madison; OG Jacques McClendon; LB Slade Norris (injured); OG J.C. Oram; DT Bobby Skinner; WR Terrence Toliver. Contract terminated: S Sean Jones. Traded: Draft choice to Redskins for CB Kevin Barnes. Reserve/physically unable to perform: RB Jahvid Best (concussion); CB Chris Greenwood (abdomen). Reserve/injured: OG Bill Nagy (ankle); OT Jonathan Scott (knee).

GREEN BAY — Placed on waivers: RB Duane Bennett (injured/knee); TE DeMarco Cosby (injured/hamstring); OT Ray Dominguez (injured/ankle); FB Jon Hoese; NT Johnny Jones (injured/knee); WR Shaky Smithson (injured/ankle); DE Jarius Wynn. Reserve/injured: LB Desmond Bishop (hamstring). Reserve/physically unable to perform: TE Andrew Quarless (knee); LB Frank Zombo (hamstring).

MINNESOTA — Reserve/injured: WR Kamar Jorden (hand).

NEW ORLEANS — Placed on waivers: TE Jake Byrne; WR Marques Clark; OT Hutch Eckerson; C Paul Fenaroli; C Brian Folkerts; WR Kevin Hardy; CB Kamaal McIlwain; DT Swanson Miller; WR Derek Moye; CB Cord Parks; LB Donavan Robinson; LB Aaron Tevis; S Johnny Thomas. Contracts terminated: DT Remi Ayodele; QB Luke McCown.

N.Y. GIANTS — Placed on waivers: CB Brandon Bing; WR Brandon Collins; TE Chris Hopkins; S Chris Horton; RB Joe Martinek; S JoJo Nicolas; DT Carlton Powell; TE Ryan Purvis; OT Joel Reinders; WR Julian Talley; DT Oren Wilson. Contract terminated: CB Antwaun Molden. Reserve/physically unable to perform: TE Travis Beckum (ACL); DT Chris Canty (knee). Reserve/injured: OT Brandon Mosley (ankle).

PHILADELPHIA — Placed on waivers: WR Elvis Akpla; DB Wade Bonner; DE Xavier Brown; WR Jamel Hamler; DB Cliff Harris; WR Brian Hernandez (injured/ankle); WR McKay Jacobson; WR Tiger Jones; OG Alfred McCullough; DB Tom Nelson (injured/ankle); DB Kevin Thomas; OT Thomas Welch. Reserve/injured: OG Mike Gibson (hip). Reserve/non-football injury: DT Mike Patterson (head); OT Jason Peters (Achilles).

SAN FRANCISCO — Placed on waivers: FB Cameron Bell; LB Kourtnei Brown (injured/hamstring); DE Patrick Butrym; C Ben Hannula; WR Joe Hastings (injured/hamstring); DE Matthew Masifilo; CB Cory Nelms; CB Deante’ Purvis; TE Joe Sawyer; OT Jason Slowey; PK Giorgio Tavecchio; WR Brian Tyms. Reserve/physically unable to perform: LB Darius Fleming (ACL). Reserve/non-football injury: RB Jewel Hampton (knees).

SEATTLE — Placed on waivers: WR Phil Bates; OT Edawn Coughman; CB Coye Francies; WR Jameson Konz (injured/shoulder); DE Lazarius Levingston (injured/knee); S Donny Lisowski; TE Cameron Morrah (injured/toe); S Ron Parker; RB Tyrell Sutton. Contracts terminated: OT Alex Barron; OG Deuce Lutui; WR Terrell Owens. Traded: QB Tarvaris Jackson to Bills for draft choice. Reserve/injured: CB Roy Lewis (knee).

ST. LOUIS — Placed on waivers: WR Danario Alexander (injured/hamstring); FB Todd Anderson; TE Brody Eldridge; WR Charles Gilbert; DT John Gill; WR Brandyn Harvey; LB Alex Hoffman-Ellis; OG Kevin Hughes; LB Noah Keller; PK Garrett Lindholm; OT Ryan McKee; RB Calvin Middleton; FB Nick Schwieger; LS Travis Tripucka. Reserve/injured: DT Trevor Laws (knee)

TAMPA BAY — Placed on waivers: RB De’Anthony Curtis; LS Andrew DePaola; WR Greg Ellington; TE Collin Franklin; WR Ed Gant; P Eric Guthrie; OT Mike Ingersoll (injury settlement); LB Brian Smith; S Tramain Thomas; CB Marquese Wheaton. Reserve/physically unable to perform: DE Da’Quan Bowers (Achilles). Reserve/injured: OG Davin Joseph (knee).

WASHINGTON — Placed on waivers: RB Antwon Bailey; OT Chris Campbell; RB Lennon Creer; QB Jonathan Crompton; WR Sam Kirkland; WR Lance Lewis (injured/groin); LB Monte Lewis; OT Nick Martinez; TE Beau Reliford; CB Morgan Trent (injury settlement/knee). Contracts terminated: OT James Lee; OT Tony Moll; PK Neal Rackers. Traded: CB Kevin Barnes to Lions for draft choice. Reserve/physically unable to perform: OT Jammal Brown (hip).