=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, October 7, 2013 ===
=== FOOTBALL ===
Buffalo Bills - Promoted quarterback Thad Lewis from the practice squad to the
53-man roster; placed kicker Dustin Hopkins on injured reserve; claimed
offensive lineman off waivers Antoine McClain from the Oakland Raiders;
released offensive lineman Sam Young.
Cleveland Browns - Re-signed wide receiver Josh Cooper to the practice squad;
released linebacker Justin Staples from the practice squad.
Green Bay Packers - Signed cornerback James Nixon to the active roster from
the practice squad; placed linebacker Robert Francois on injured reserve.
Indianapolis Colts - Activated wide receiver LaVon Brazill from the
reserve/suspended list; waived defensive end Lawrence Guy.
Minnesota Vikings - Signed quarterback Josh Freeman to a one-year contract.
New England Patriots - Signed cornerback Marquice Cole, released safety
Kanorris Davis and Ja'Gared Davis.
Oakland Raiders - Released quarterback Matt Flynn; activated wide receiver
Andre Holmes from the reserve/suspended list; waived offensive lineman Jack
=== HOCKEY ===
Los Angeles Kings - Signed forward Scott Sabourin to a three-year, entry-level
Philadelphia Flyers - Fired head coach Peter Laviolette; named Craig Berube
head coach; named John Paddock and Ian Laperriere assistant coaches; fired
assistant coach Kevin McCarthy.