=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, August 25, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Activated pitcher Matt Thornton from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Brayan Villarreal to Pawtucket (IL).
Cincinnati Reds - Placed pitcher Tony Cingrani on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of pitcher Greg Reynolds from Louisville (IL).
Cleveland Indians - Activated pitcher Josh Tomlin from the 60-day
disabled list and optioned him to Columbus (IL).
Kansas City Royals - Placed pitcher Luke Hochevar on the paternity leave list;
recalled pitcher Will Smith from Omaha (PCL).
Miami Marlins - Optioned infielder Gil Velasquez to New Orleans (PCL).
Philadelphia Phillies - Activated pitcher Roy Halladay from the 60-day
disabled list; selected the contract of pitcher J.C. Ramirez from Lehigh
Valley (IL); transferred pitchers Jonathan Pettibone and Michael Stutes from
the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list; optioned pitchers
Tyler Cloyd and Luis Garcia to Lehigh Valley.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Waived tight ends Tim Biere and Colin Cloherty, fullback
Devonte Campbell, linebacker Nick Clancy, quarterback Seth Doege, defensive
ends Cam Henderson and Brandon Thurmond, tackle Jeff Nady, running back Donald
Russell, safety Troy Sanders and center Matt Smith.
Arizona Cardinals - Released tackle Joe Caprioglio, kicker Dan Carpenter, wide
receivers Jarett Dillard and Nick Edwards, center Deveric Gallington,
defensive end Cordian Hagans, linebacker Korey Jones, defensive tackle
Jonathan Mathis, quarterback Caleb Terbush and cornerback Ronnie Yell; placed
linebacker Dan Giordano on the reserve/physically unable to perform list.
Baltimore Ravens - Terminated the contract of tight end Visanthe Shiancoe;
waived wide receivers Tommy Streeter, Rashad Carter and Gerrard Sheppard,
running back Damien Berry, offensive linemen Jack Cornell, Ramon Harewood and
David Mims, linebackers Bryan Hall and Meshak Williams, defensive back Moe Lee
and defensive end Will Pericak; signed quarterback Dayne Crist; placed
linebacker Adrian Hamilton on injured reserve.
Buffalo Bills - Signed quarterback Matt Leinart; acquired quarterback Thaddeus
Lewis from the Detroit Lions in exchange for linebacker Chris White.
Carolina Panthers - Signed offensive lineman Travelle Wharton.
Chicago Bears - Waived wide receiver Devin Aromashodu, tight ends Leonard Pope
and Gabe Miller, safeties Tom Zbikowski and Derrick Martin, running back
Curtis Brinkley, defensive tackles Eric Foster and Brent Russell, defensive
end Kyle Moore, linebackers Patrick Trahan and Lawrence Wilson, center P.J.
Lonegan, offensive tackle A.J. Linedeman and punter Tress Way.
Cincinnati Bengals - Waived tight end Richard Quinn, defensive tackle Vaughn
Meatoga, wide receiver Jheranie Boyd, cornerback Terrence Brown, linebacker
Jordan Campbell and kicker Quinn Sharp.
Denver Broncos - Waived wide receiver Kemonte' Bateman, cornerbacks Mario
Butler and Nigel Malone, offensive linemen Manase Foketi and Quentin
Saulsberry, quarterback Ryan Katz, linebacker Uona Kaveinga, tight end
Deangelo Peterson and defenive end Lanston Tanyi; waived/injured wide
receivers Quincy McDuffie and Greg Orton.
Detroit Lions - Released defensive end Ronnell Lewis, wide receiver Cody
Wilson, cornerback Myron Lewis and safety Chris Hope.
Green Bay Packers - Signed kicker Zach Ramirez; released wide receivers Alex
Gillett, Omarius Hines and Justin Wilson, quarterback Graham Harrell, running
back Angelo Pease and defensive tackle Gilbert Pena.
Indianapolis Colts - Released cornerbacks Johnny Adams and Allen Chapman,
offensive linemen Danous Estenor and Rick Schmeig, defensive tackle Kellen
Heard, kicker Brandon McManus, running back Davin Meggett, linebacker C.O.
Prime and safety Ashante Williams; waived wide receiver Maurice Williams with
an injury settlement; waived/injured cornerback Teddy Williams; placed
linebacker Lawrence Sidbury on injured reserve.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Placed cornerback Jeremy Harris on injured reserve;
waived long snappers Luke Ingram and Jeremy Cain, guard Mark Asper, punter Ken
Parrish, cornerback Lionel Smith, linebackers Maalik Bomar and Jeremiah Green,
defensive ends J.D. Griggs and Paul Hazel, wide receiver Jamal Miles, safety
Ray Polk and tackle Roderick Tomlin.
Kansas City Chiefs - Released cornerbacks Vince Agnew and Kamaal McIlwain,
defensive ends Miguel Chavis and Rob Lohr, wide receivers Terrance Copper and
Tyler Shoemaker, offensive linemen Ryan Durand. Hutch Eckerson and A.J.
Hawkins, defensive backs Otha Foster III and Neiko Thorpe, running back Jordan
Roberts, quarterback Ricky Stanzi and fullback Braden Wilson.
New York Giants - Placed safety Stevie Brown on injured reserve; released
linebackers Aaron Curry, Jake Muasau and Etienne Sabino, fullback Ben
Guidugli, wide receivers Brandon Collins and Terrence Sinkfield, tight ends
Jamie Childers and Chase Clement, offensive linemen Michael Jasper and Austin
Holtz, defensive tackle Frank Okam and defensive backs Laron Scott, Junior
Mertile and Alonzo Tweedy.
Philadelphia Eagles - Released tight ends Derek Carrier and Will Shaw, wide
receiver Nick Miller, defensive tackle Eddie McClam, tackle Nic Purcell,
defensive lineman/offensive lineman Isaac Remington, defensive lineman Daryell
Walker, linebacker Jamar Chaney, safety Kenny Phillips, long snapper James
Winchester and punter Brad Wing; waived/injured cornerback Eddie Whitley.
San Diego Chargers - Released running back Edwin Baker, center Colin Baxter,
cornerback Greg Brown, safety Tony Burnett, wide receiver Deon Butler, guard
Brandyn Dombrowski, quarterback Nathan Ederle, punter Richard Kent, defensive
lineman Jamarcus McFarland and tight end Dallas Walker.