Bears: Released RB James Allen and WR...


Bears: Released RB James Allen and WR Randal Hill. Placed DT Kenny Anderson, FB Tim Tindale and WR Thomas Lewis on IR. Claimed OL Aaron Taylor off waivers from Colts.

Bengals: Released CB Jimmy Spencer. Waived WR Mike Jenkins, FB Marcus Parker, P Brad Costello and S Kelvin Moore. Placed DE John Copeland on IR.

Broncos: Placed QB Jeff Lewis on reserve-non-football injury list. Placed DE Alfred Williams on reserve-physically unable to perform list. Traded DT David Richie and C Steve Gordon to 49ers. Waived FB Ryan Christopherson, WR Andre Cooper, WR Sir Mawn Wilson, T Melvin Tuten, DE Damiean Wilson, LB Jon Hesse, LB Sam Manuel, LB Ryan McCoy, DB Tori Noel and S Jason Kaiser.

Buccaneers: Waived T Eric Anderson, FB Kantroy Barber, TE Rickey Brady, LB Jimmy Clements, DT Anthony DeGrate, K Peter Elezovic, LB Scott Fields, TE Lamont Hall, TE Andrew Jordan, WR Kendrick Lee, CB Tyrone Legette, WR Marvin Marshall, DE Chance McCarty, RB Leeland McElroy, WR Geroy Simon (Maryland), S Shevin Smith, WR Robb Thomas, S Eric Vance, T Jamie Vanderveldt and QB Stan White. Placed QB Jeff Brohm on IR.

Cardinals: Waived WR Phil Savoy. Waived DL Brent Burnstein, LB Aaron Collins, WR Jason Dulick, S Kenny Harris, OL Jonathan Himebauch, RB Ronald Moore, DE George Perry, QB Cory Sauter, CB Dexter Seigler, DB Danny Thomas, WR Pascal Volz, K Cory Wedel and OL Jon Zatechka. Placed WR Chad Carpenter, OL Thomas Guynes and LB Marchant Kenney on IR.

Chargers: Waived DT Henry Taylor and DE Van Tuinei. Placed DT Reuben Davis and OT Tony Berti on IR. Waived DT Bruce Walker and OT Ben Bordelon with injury settlements.

Chiefs: Released C Eugene Chung, C Hicham El-Mashtoub, CB Anthony Prior, CB Matt Dorsett, QB Billy Joe Tolliver, FB Ernest Blackwell, OT Tavarr Closs, DE Herb Coleman, P Shayne Edge, TE Chad Flick, TE Damian Johnson, RB Jesse Haynes, G Brad Kubik, WR Shawn McWashington, WR Chris Ortiz, WR Toussaint Waterman, LB Brandon Moore, LB Terry Rice-Locket, LB Mark Smith and S-CB Rod Thomas. Placed DT Jay Heimsoth and WR Kevin Huntley on IR.

Colts: Released TE Melvin Pearsall, WR Nate Jacquet and WR Mitchell Running. Released DB Je'Ney Jackson with injury settlement.

Cowboys: Released FB Dwayne Chandler and LB K. D. Williams. Released TE Sean Simms with injury settlement. Acquired DT Artie Smith from Patriots for future considerations. Declined to meet deadline for returning assistant coach and former special teams star Bill Bates to active roster; he's tied with Ed Jones and Mark Tuinei for most seasons as a Cowboy.

Dolphins: Released P John Kidd, RB Jerris McPhail, LB Brad Jackson, G Scott Shaw, C Nathan Strikwerda, WR Kevin Alexander, WR Andre Rone, DL Dunstan Anderson, DL Derrick Shepard, DL Antoine Simpson, CB Tim Jacobs, CB Richard Jones, FB Landon Smith, OT Barry Stokes and LB Ronnie Ward. Placed LB Mike Crawford on reserve-physically-unable-to-perform list. Placed G Randy 0 1/8 Wheeler on reserve-non-football injury list.

Eagles: Placed DT Chris Akins, G-T Melvin Thomas on non-football injury list. Placed WR Sheddrick Wilson IR. Released CB Alundis Brice, WR Rico Cannon, DT Keith Council, G-T Tarren Crawford, WR Josh Dolbin, LB DeShawn Fogle, S Dana Hall, WR Jack Jackson, DE Ndukwe Kalu, LB Keith Kerrin, S Randy Kinder, G Sean Love, WR Harvey Middleton and FB Leroy White.

Falcons: Reached injury settlement with WR Corey Allen.

Released TE Brian Saxton.

49ers: Released TE Shonn Bell, S Tony Blevins, DT Bill Duff, DT Brandon Noble, DT Curtis Eason, DE Michael Mason, RB Pepe Pearson, RB Ed Scissum, WR Ryan Thelwell, WR Curtis Sherarer, OT Derek West, LB Jim Schwantz, LB Vernon Strickland, QB Thad Busby, RB Reynard Rutherford, WR Shawn Scales and CB Hurley Tarver. Acquired C Steve Gordon and DT David Richie from Broncos for past considerations. Placed DE Gabe Wilkins and C Jeremy Newberry on physically-unable-to-perform list.

Giants: Placed LB Corey Miller and CB Jason Sehorn on IR.

Jaguars: Placed DT Don Davey on IR. Waived QB Steve Matthews, FB Kevin McLeod, RB Malcolm Thomas, WR Todd Floyd, WR Reggie Swinton, WR Damon Dunn, C Matt Cravens, OT Pierre Brilliant, DT James Clyburn, DT Harry Deligianis, DT Winfield Garnett, LB Tyrone Hines, LB Erik Storz, LB Derek Strey, CB Curtis Anderson, CB Ron Harrison, CB Heron O'Neal and S Tre Thomas.

Jets: Released DT Ronnie Dixon and G-T Lonnie Palelei. Placed LB Casey Dailey on IR and DE Terry Day on non-football injury list.

Lions: Waived QB Jim Miller, QB Chris Dittoe, S Jamaal Alexander, S Tawambi Settles, WR Tutu Atwell, WR Michael Stuewe, WR Corcy Thomas, DL Ben Crosland, DL Kendrick Gholston, DL Kevin Sheahan, LB Ben Hanks, LB Eric Unverzagt, CB Clifford Green, CB Daryl Porter, G Matt Hogg, G Chris Liwienski and RB Jake Morris.

Oilers: Released QB Ron Powlus, DB Lee Wiggins, LB Jimmy Sprotte, TE James McKeehan and G Lonnie Gilbert.

Packers: Released QB David Klingler, G Doug Widell, DE Paul Frase, WR Lee DaRamus, WR Magic Benton, WR Mike Bowman, DE David Hoelacher, LB Jim Nelson and FB Michael Blair. Placed OT John Michels and DT Dexter Nottage on IR.

Panthers: Released FB Scott Greene and DB Donnell Woolford. Released LB Percell Gaskins with injury settlement.

Patriots: Placed LB Ron Merkerson on IR. Released QB Jim Murphy, WR Tony Gaiter, WR Anthony Ladd, LB Dana Cottrell, CB Terry Billups, CB Mark Tate, S Jeff Compas, OL Juan Porter and OL Curtis McGee. Traded DT Artie Smith to Cowboys.

Rams: Released QB Will Furrer, C David Kempfert, DE Corey Sears, LB Daryl Bush and LB Muadianvita Kazadi. Placed OT Roger Chanoine on injured list.

Redskins: Released RB Norman Miller, K Jeff Sauve, K Danny Kight, G Patrick Augafa, OT Robert Barr, S Gregory Evans, TE Henry Lusk, FB Le'Shai Maston, T Jeff Miller, DT Denauld Brown, WR Pat Palmer, WR Junior Lord, WR Eric Matthews, QB Brad Otton, DE Neal Smith, S Marcus Stanton and WR Ousmane Tounkara. Released CB Keith Thibodeaux with injury settlement. Placed G Bob Dahl and DE Rich Owens on IR. Placed C Jeff Uhlenhake and LB Patrise Alexander on physically-unable-to-perform list.

Saints: Released WR Milt Stegall and LB Mark Lillibridge. Placed DT Pio Sagapolutele on IR. Placed KR Eric Guliford and LB Ron Warner on non-football injury list. Claimed WR Alonzo Johnson off waivers from Jets.

Seahawks: Placed C Frank Beede on IR. Released CB James Burton and QB Jim Arellanes.

Steelers: Placed FB Tim Lester on physically-unable-to-perform list. Waived RB George Jones, OL Tony Orlandini and LB Ryan Olson. Traded CB J. B. Brown (Maryland) to Cardinals for conditional 1999 draft pick.

Pub Date: 8/26/98

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