National Football League
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Friday, August 29, 2014


Atlanta Falcons - Released linebacker Pat Angerer, offensive tackle Pat McQuistan and running back Josh Vaughan; waived defensive end Nosa Eguae, fullback Maurice Hagens, cornerback Jordan Mabin, wide receiver Freddie Martino, safety Kimario McFadden, tight end Jacob Pedersen, offensive lineman Adam Replogle, defensive tackle Donte Rumph and linebacker Yawin Smallwood.

Baltimore Ravens - Waived defensive tackles Levi Brown and Derrick Hopkins, tight end Nathan Overbay, linebacker D.J. Roberts and center Reggie Stephens.

Buffalo Bills - Released linebacker Xavius Boyd, defensive tackle Landon Cohen, tight end Dominique Jones, cornerbacks Kamaal McIlwain and Sam Miller, punter Brian Moorman, quarterback Jordan Palmer, fullback Evan Rodriguez, wide receiver Naaman Roosevelt and offensive lineman Jared Wheeler; placed cornerbacks Mario Butler and Bobby Felder and tight end Tony Moeaki on the reserve/injured list.

Chicago Bears - Waived running back Jordan Lynch; released wide receiver Armanti Edwards, tight end Jeron Mastrud, offensive tackle Dennis Roland and center/guard Robert Turner.

Cincinnati Bengals - Released running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis; waived linebacker Brandon Joiner, defensive tackle LaKendrick Ross and quarterback Tyler Wilson.

Jacksonville Jaguars - Released linebacker Marcus Whitfield, tight ends D.J. Tialavea and Brandon Barden, guards Tyler Shatley and Drew Nowak, kicker Kasey Redfern, quarterback Stephen Morris and Ricky Stanzi, safety Craig Loston, defensive tackle Ricky Havili-Heimuli, defensive lineman DeAndre Coleman, offensive tackle Cody Booth fullback Eric Kettani, wide receiver Chad Bumphis, defensive end Gerald Rivers and center Mike Brewster; placed cornerback Rashaad Reynolds and wide receiver Tandon Doss on injured reserve.

National Football League - Suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson three games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy; suspended San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith nine game for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.

Pittsburgh Steelers - Claimed cornerback B.W. Webb off waivers from the Dallas Cowboys; placed linebacker Jordan Zumwalt on injured reserve.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Waived cornerbacks Marc Anthony, Kip Edwards, Anthony Gaitor and Keith Lewis, linebackers Nate Askew and Ka'Lial Glaud, offensive linemen Edawn Coughman, Andrew Miller and Jeremiah Warren, defensive end T.J. Fatinikun and fullback Lonnie Pryor; released guard Jamon Meredith, kicker Connor Barth and defensive end Larry English.

As of August 29, 2014, at 08:08 PM ET