Brewers: Sent P Paul Stewart outright to Single-A Mudville.
Indians: Purchased contract of P Chris Haney from Triple-A Buffalo and added him to major-league roster; designated P Eric DuBose for assignment. Northern League announced Indians have purchased contracts of St. Paul P Hank Thoms and Sioux Falls P Julio Rivas.
Bulls: Renounced rights to G B.J. Armstrong, G Matt Maloney and C Chris Anstey.
American: Named Matt Winkler assistant athletics director for communications.
Clemson: Named Rana Reider assistant women's track and field coach.
Goucher: Jeff Olenick (Centennial) has been named Capital Athletic Conference Athlete of Week for men's cross country.
Browns: Placed WR JaJuan Dawson on IR. Signed LB Doug Colman.
Eagles: Signed S Je'Rod Cherry to one-year contract. Released DE Tyrone Williams.
Falcons: Signed DT William Carr to practice squad.
Lions: Signed LB Joe O'Neill to practice squad.
Panthers: Signed T Al Lucas to practice squad. Waived WR Darrel Daniel.
Patriots: Signed LB Olrick Johnson. Added TE Chris Fontenot to practice squad.
Canadiens: Signed D Craig Rivet to two-year contract.
Capitals: Assigned C Stefan Ustorf to IHL Cincinnati. Returned C Roman Tvrdon, D Ross Lupaschuk and D Nolan Yonkman to junior teams.
Maple Leafs: Assigned following players to AHL St. John's: G Vladimir Kulikov, G Mike Minard, D Chad Allen, D David Cooper, D Tyler Harlton, M-0D Hugo Marchand, D Allen Rourke, F Vladimir Antipov, F Syl Apps, F Jonathan Gagnon, F Mikael Kakason, F Bobby House, F Jacques Lariviere, F Frantisek Mrazek, F Jason Sessa and F Morgan Warren.
Oilers: Assigned D Terran Sandwith to AHL Hamilton.