NFL transactions for December 18, 2012

Posted Dec. 23, 2012 @ 10:58 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCE

BALTIMORE — Practice-squad addition: RB Lonyae Miller. Contract terminated: LB D.J. Bryant. Visit: RB Lonyae Miller.

BUFFALO — Roster additions: WR Chris Hogan; LB Greg Lloyd (both from Bills practice squad). Reserve/non-football illness: WR Donald Jones. Reserve/injured: LB Arthur Moats (ankle). Practice-squad additions: WR Kevin Elliott; LB Brian Smith. Tryouts: WR Kevin Elliott; WR Jarred Fayson; WR Tori Gurley; QB Matt Simms.

CLEVELAND — Roster additions: DE Davis Hall (from Browns practice squad); DB Prince Miller (deleted from Jaguars practice squad 10/30); LB Adrian Moten (waived by Eagles (10/9). Reserve/injured: LB Michael-James Johnson (knee); S T.J. Ward (knee). Tryouts: OT Shannon Breen; TE George Bryan; TE Colin Cochart; P Chas Henry; RB Brit Miller; DB Prince Miller; LB Adrian Moten.

DENVER — Practice squad/suspended by commissioner: C Quentin Saulsberry (four games, violation policy on performance-enhancing drugs).

INDIANAPOLIS — Practice-squad addition: OT Lee Ziemba. Contract terminated: OG Robert Griffin. Tryout: OT Lee Ziemba.

JACKSONVILLE — Placed on waivers: WR Quan Cosby. Roster additions: WR Mike Brown; LB Brandon Marshall; TE Isaiah Stanback (all from Jaguars practice squad). Reserve/injured: DE Andre Branch (groin); RB Jordan Todman (calf). Practice-squad addition: C Tommie Draheim. Visit: C Tommie Draheim.

MIAMI — Assigned on waivers: CB Dimitri Patterson from Browns. Reserve/injured: TE Charles Clay (knee). Tryouts: S Larry Asante; S Devin Holland; DB Rod Issac; S Jaiquawn Jarrett; CB Dion Turner.

N.Y. JETS — Tryouts: PK Rugland Harvard; P Brian Stahovich; LS Travis Tripucka.

PITTSBURGH — Roster addition: DB Justin King (released by Colts 10/9). Reserve/injured: OT Willie Colon (knee); CB DeMarcus Van Dyke (shoulder).

SAN DIEGO — Reserve/injured: WR Malcom Floyd (ankle); RB Ryan Mathews (collarbone); OG Reggie Wells (ankle, toe).

NATIONAL FOOTBALL CONFERENCE

ARIZONA — Roster addition: OG Mike Gibson (waived by Cardinals 12/15). Practice-squad addition: RB Fozzy Whittaker. Contract terminated: TE Steve Skelton.

CAROLINA — Roster addition: OG Hayworth Hicks (from Buccaneers practice squad). Reserve/injured: OG Zack Williams (knee).

CHICAGO — Roster additions: RB Kahlil Bell (waived by Jets 12/11); OT Cory Brandon (from Bears practice squad). Reserve/injured: RB Michael Bush (ribs).

DALLAS — Contract terminated: DE Robert Rose.

DETROIT — Roster addition: CB Ron Bartell (waived by Raiders 12/10). Reserve/injured: CB Jacob Lacey (knee). Practice-squad addition: CB Ross Weaver. Tryout: CB Ron Bartell.

MINNESOTA — Tryouts: WR DeMarco Sampson; WR Isaiah Williams.

NEW ORLEANS — Roster addition: WR Saalim Hakim (from Saints practice squad). Reserve/injured: CB Corey White (knee).

N.Y. GIANTS — Roster addition: OG Selvish Capers (waived by Giants 12/15).

PHILADELPHIA — Reserve/injured: TE Clay Harbor (lower back).

SEATTLE — Placed on waivers: TE Evan Moore. Roster addition: TE Sean McGrath (from Seahawks practice squad). Practice-squad additions: LB Kyle Knox; DE Monte Taylor. Tryouts: QB Matt Blanchard; WR Bryan Walters; WR Stephen Williams.

TAMPA BAY — Practice-squad deletion: OG Hayworth Hicks (signed to Panthers active roster). Practice-squad addition: LB Joe Holland. Practice squad/injured: TE Drake Dunsmore. Tryouts: WR Tre Gray; WR Joseph Hills; WR Jabin Sambrano.

WASHINGTON — Contract terminated: LB Kourtnei Brown.