Arizona Cardinals -- Waived CB Carlos Brooks, RB Walter Dunson, OL Lance Scott and OL Pat Meyer.
Buffalo Bills -- Released QB Rick Strom, WR Tyrone Williams, DB Filmel Johnson, FB Che Foster, OL Tom Nutten, OL Mike Sheldon and DE Shannon Clavelle.
Carolina Panthers -- Waived LB Frank Stams, WR-KR Vernon Turner, NT Jeff Fields, CB Alan Haller, LB Patrick Scott and LB Rich Yurkiewicz. Placed HB Dewell Brewer and T Brandon Hayes on injured reserve. Reached an injury settlement with HB Derrick Lassic.
Chicago Bears -- Waived WR Kenny Shedd, WR Fabien Bownes, LB Darwin Ireland, LB Jamal Cox (Gilman), FB Mike Faulkerson, G Octus Polk and CB Marlon Forbes.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Waived DE Mike Flores, S Fernandus Vinson, CB Adrian Hardy, WR Thomas Bailey, WR David Rhodes, T Ryan Grigson and DT Vince Stewart.
Dallas Cowboys -- Signed G Nate Newton to one-year contract extension, binding him through 1997 and releasing another $300,000 to $400,000 under the salary cap. Waived FB Bucky Richardson, S Greg Briggs, T Jerry Reynolds, LB Linc Harden, LB Dana Howard, G Mu Tagoai. Placed G Shane Howard on injured reserve.
Denver Broncos -- Waived CB Wymon Henderson, WR Byron Chamberlain, WR Darrick Owens, OL David Diaz-Infante, DE Willie Oshodin, DT Maa Tanuvasa and LB Phil Yeboah-Kodie.
Detroit Lions -- Waived QB Don Hollas, WR Mill Coleman, WR Allen Williams, WR Earnest Williams, DE Brad Bowers, DE Josh Heinrich, CB Richard Woodley.
Green Bay Packers -- Waived C Gene McGuire, G Charles Hope, DE Tommy Fagan, LB Bernard Carter, LB Ruffin Hamilton, K Mitch Berger, DB Charles Swann. Traded DE Ferric Collons to New England for past considerations. Acquired OT Joe Sims from Philadelphia and OL Lindsay Knapp from Kansas City for undisclosed draft picks. Placed RB LeShon Johnson on the physically-unable-to-perform list.
Houston Oilers -- Waived TE Pat Carter, LB James Logan, S C.J. Richardson and WR Jasper Strong. Placed S Bryan Addison, S Danny Copeland, DB Willie Gaston, G Purvis Hunt, WR Reggie Brown and QB Lee Williamson on injured reserve.
Indianapolis Colts -- Released DB John Covington, DB Carl Smith, DE David Wilkins, TE Ed West,RB Lamar Harris, OL Warner Smith and OL John Stevenson.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Released C Tom Barndt, LB Ron Childs, LB Rick Hamilton, RB James Saxon. Traded TE Tracy Greene to Pittsburgh Steelers for undisclosed 1996 draft choice. Placed S Ronnie Lott on injured reserve.
Miami Dolphins -- Traded TE Pete Mitchell to Jacksonville for WR Mike Williams. Waived DT William Gaines, CB Calvin Jackson, DL Tyoka Jackson, WR Demeris Johnson, S Chico Nelson, RB Brent Moss and TE Joe Planansky.
Minnesota Vikings -- Waived LB Earl Mackey, LB Ashley Sheppard, LB John Solomon, CB Malik Boyd, S Shelly Hammonds, DT Thomas Sims, DE Keith Washington and FB Robert Staten.
New England Patriots -- Released DE Mike Pitts and DE Jon Hand. Waived G Doug Skene, QB Jay Walker, TE Jeff Wilner, DL Sylvester Stanley, CB Carlos Yancy and WR Bill Schroeder.
New Orleans Saints -- Released K Cary Blanchard, OL Tom Roth, WR Tyrone Johnson, S James Fuller and TE Marty Thompson. Acquired NT Willie Broughton from the Oakland Raiders for an undisclosed 1996 draft pick.
New York Jets -- Released LB Chad Cascadden, LB Don Davis, WR Alan Allen, WR Curtis Ceaser, DT Chad Eaton, DT Alan Young, DB Vance Joseph, FB Sheridan May, G Terrence Wisdom. Acquired WR Charles Wilson and DT Marc Spindler from Tampa Bay for a 1996 fourth-round draft pick.
Oakland Raiders -- Released WR Ty Montgomery, WR Sean Foster, FB Wes Bender, TE Marcus Hinton, DT Kevin Johnson and DB Dan Land.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Waived RB Ron Dickerson, TE Maurice Johnson, LB Andre Allen, LB Sylvester Wright, G Joe Rudolph and WR Freddie Solomon. Traded T Joe Sims to Green Bay for 1996 draft pick.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Waived K Dean Biasucci, RB Anthony Daigle, G Todd Kalis, LB Rico Mack, TE Walter Rasby, WR Henry Bailey and DL Jeff Zgonina.
San Diego Chargers -- Released OL Gerald Slovacek, OL Earnest Greene, LB Chris Cowart, DE Vernon Edwards and DE Cornell Thomas.
San Francisco 49ers -- Waived RB Marion Butts, DE Burt Grossman, DE Troy Wilson, LB Darin Jordan, LB Antonio Armstrong, G Theo Adams and TE Tim Jorden.
St. Louis Rams -- Released QB Tommy Maddox, DB Anthony Newman, RB James Bostic, LB Ricky Newbill, DL Bronzell Miller, DL Jon Kirksey, P Bill Kushner and TE Rickey Brady.
Seattle Seahawks -- Released WR Michael Bates, WR Terence Warren, DT Matt Werner and CB Dexter Seigler.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived QB Todd Philcox, TE Cedric Saunders, DE Herman Smith, WR Clarence Verdin and RB Vince Workman.
Washington Redskins -- Released WR Tyrone Rush, WR Olanda Truitt, WR Bobby Olive, CB Sebastian Savage, DT Jeffrey Rodgers and G Ron Lewis. Placed K Scott Blanton on injured reserve.