Loewen earns spot on Saints’ 53-man roster
Defensive end Mitchell Loewen, a Lahainaluna High School graduate, made the New Orleans Saints roster when the team completed its mandatory cuts to the NFL regular-season limit of 53 on Saturday.
“It feels great, but I just want to thank everyone who’s got me to this place, helped me grow up — all my coaches, friends, family, people in my church back home, Kumulani Chapel,” Loewen said. “It’s been a ride. This is what I’ve worked for since I was a little kid and now it’s finally here. I’m going to keep working to make sure I stay here.”
The Arizona Cardinals cut Pasoni Tasini, the only other player from Maui who entered Saturday still on a training-camp roster.
Loewen had seven tackles, including 1 1/2 sacks, in the Saints’ four preseason games, and has played frequently on special teams.
“Special teams, you’ve got to show them what you can do,” he said. “You’ve got to play ball all around and they’ve got to be able to see what you can do. The motto of the league: The more you can do, the longer you stay.”
Loewen signed with the Saints as an undrafted free agent last year, but spent 2016 on injured reserve with a foot injury.
New Orleans will open its 2017 regular-season schedule on Sept. 11 on the road against the Minnesota Vikings.
Tasini suffered a knee injury in a preseason game Thursday that coach Bruce Arians said did not appear serious.
Tasini, who had five tackles in the preseason, could be a practice-squad candidate — those rosters can be set today.
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Kansas City at New England, 2:30 p.m. (NBC)
Sunday, Sept. 10
N.Y. Jets at Buffalo, 7 a.m.
Philadelphia at Washington, 7 a.m. (FOX)
Oakland at Tennessee, 7 a.m. (CBS)
Tampa Bay a at Miami, 7 a.m.
Jacksonville at Houston, 7 a.m.
Arizona at Detroit, 7 a.m.
Atlanta at Chicago, 7 a.m.
Baltimore at Cincinnati, 7 a.m.
Pittsburgh at Cleveland, 7 a.m.
Indianapolis at L.A. Rams, 10:05 a.m.
Seattle at Green Bay, 10:25 a.m. (FOX)
Carolina at San Francisco, 10:25 a.m.
N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 2:30 p.m. (NBC)
Monday, Sept. 11
New Orleans at Minnesota, 1:10 p.m. (ESPN)
L.A. Chargers at Denver, 4:20 p.m. (NBC)
ARIZONA CARDINALS–Placed WR Aaron Dobson on injured reserve. Released WR Carlton Agudosi, DT Peli Anau, LB Alex Bazzie, LB Cap Capi, CB Jarell Carter, TE Gerald Christian, S Ironhead Gallon, LB Zaviar Gooden, CB Gump Hayes, WR Krishawn Hogan, WR Chris Hubert, RB Chris Johnson, G Dorian Johnson, G Kaleb Johnson, QB Trevor Knight, LB Ryan Langford, P Richie Leone, CB Ryan Lewis, OT Jonathan Mclaughlin, CB-S Harlan Miller, DT David Moala, OT Givens Price, WR Jeremy Ross, TE Ricky Seals-Jones, CB Sojourn Shelton, RB James Summers, DT Pasoni Tasini, G Cole Toner, TE Hakeem Valles, LB Terence Waugh and LB Scooby Wright III. Waived-injured DT Ed Stinson. Reached injury settlements with LB Tre’von Johnson and LB Jarvis Jones.
ATLANTA FALCONS–Placed S Quincy Mauger on injured reserve. Waived S Marcelis Branch, OT Daniel Brunskill, WR Deante Burton, WR Reggie Davis, C-G Cornelius Edison, WR Marvin Hall, DE J’Terius Jones, DE Chris Odom, TE Josh Perkins, RB Jhurell Pressley, DL Taniela Tupou and DT Joe Vellano. Waived-injured DE Martin Ifedi, LB Josh Keyes and QB Matt Simms. Reached an injury settlement with TE Darion Griswold. Announced TE Alex Gray Barnard has a practice squad exemption.
BALTIMORE RAVENS–Acquired OL Tony Bergstrom from Arizona for a conditional seventh-round pick. Traded an undisclosed draft pick to Jacksonville for C Luke Bowanko. Placed CB Brandon Boykin on injured reserve. Waived WR Quincy Adeboyejo, LB Boseko Lokombo, TE Ryan Malleck, WR Chris Matthews, RB Taquan Mizzell, FB Ricky Ortiz, LB Donald Payne, CB Reggie Porter, G Maurquice Shakir, C Matt Skura and QB Josh Woodrum. Waived-injured LB Brennen Beyer, CB Robertson Daniel and OT Stephane Nembot.
BUFFALO BILLS–Placed LB Sam Barrington on injured reserve. Waived-injured WR Rod Streater, OT Michael Ola and WR Jeremy Butler. Reached an injury settlement with S Shamiel Gray. Waived QB Keith Wenning, RB Jordan Johnson, WR Daikiel Shorts, WR Brandon Reilly, WR Dezmin Lewis, TE Wes Saxton, TE Rory Anderson, OL Cameron Jefferson, OL Jordan Mudge, OL Greg Pyke, OL Zach Voytek, DE Max Vallea, DE Ian Seau, DT Nigel Williams, DT Marquavius Lewis, LB Abner Logan, LB Jacob Lindsey, LB Carl Bradford, CB Bradley Sylve, CB Marcus Sayles, S Adrian McDonald, S Joe Powell and S B.T. Sanders.
CAROLINA PANTHERS–Acquired CB Kevon Seymour from Buffalo for WR Kaelin Clay and a 2019 seventh-round draft pick. Terminated the contracts of P Andy Lee, QB Joe Webb and FB Darrel Young. Waived LB Zeek Bigger, LB Ben Boulware, OL Blaine Clausell, DE Bryan Cox, DT Eric Crume, WR Austin Duke, WR Mose Frazier, WR EKeyarris Garrett, QB Garrett Gilbert, DT Toby Johnson, DE Zach Moore, S Damian Parms, CB Jeff Richards, RB Jalen Simmons, S Dezmen Southward, TE Eric Wallace and DE Larry Webster. Placed WR Brenton Bersin, OL Gino Gradkowski, S L.J. McCray and OL Chris Scott on injured reserve.
CHICAGO BEARS–Placed WR Cameron Meredith, OLB Lamarr Houston, S Chris Prosinski, G Jordan Morgan and RB Ka’Deem Carey on injured reserve. Terminated the contracts of WR Victor Cruz, DE Jaye Howard Jr., LB Dan Skuta, CB B.W. Webb, C Taylor Boggs, NT John Jenkins, DE C.J. Wilson, LB Kelvin Sheppard and CB Johnthan Banks. Waived K Roberto Aguayo, WR Tanner Gentry, WR Daniel Braverman, LB Jonathan Anderson, LB John Timu, S Harold Jones-Quartey, S DeAndre Houston-Carson, RB Joshua Rounds, WR Titus Davis, WR Alton Howard, OT Brandon Greene, OT Dieugot Joseph, G Mitchell Kirsch, G Will Poehls, G Cyril Richardson, TE MyCole Pruitt, FB Freddie Stevenson, NT Rashaad Coward, LB Isaiah Irving and CB Rashaad Reynolds. Waived-injured QB Connor Shaw. Activated OLB Pernell McPhee from the PUP list.
CINCINNATI BENGALS–Acquired a conditional 2019 sixth-round draft pick from Dallas for CB Bene Benwikere. Placed HB Tra Carson and TE Mason Schreck on injured reserve. Terminated the contracts of DE Wallace Gilberry and OT Eric Winston. Waived LB Bryson Albright, LB Brandon Bell, WR Chris Brown, DE Ryan Brown, DE Will Clarke, S Demetrious Cox, LB P.J. Dawson, DT David Dean, G J.J. Dielman, K Jake Elliott, DE Marcus Hardison, FB Darrin Laufasa, OT Landon Lechler, G Cameron Lee, CB Tony McRae, OT Kent Perkins, WR Alonzo Russell, G Dustin Stanton, DT Josh Tupou, WR Kermit Whitfield, DT DeShawn Williams, HB Jarveon Williams and S Brandon Wilson.
CLEVELAND BROWNS–Terminated the contracts of OL John Greco and QB Brock Osweiler. Waived RB Terrence Magee, LB Deon King, WR Jordan Payton, WR Jordan Leslie, WR Rannell Hall, TE J.P. Holtz, OL Anthony Fabiano, DL Xavier Cooper, LB Kenneth Olugbode, DB Najee Murray and K Cody Parkey.
DALLAS COWBOYS–Placed CB Duke Thomas on injured reserve. Waived DE Richard Ash, DE Woody Baron, RB Brandon Brown-Dukes, WR Brian Brown, C Ross Burbank, CB Dejaun Butler, DT Jordan Carrell, G Kadeem Edwards, LB Kennan Gilchrist, CB John Green, WR Karel Hamilton, P Sam Irwin-Hill, DT Joey Ivie, TE Blake Jarwin, WR Andy Jones, LB Joseph Jones, DE Lenny Jones, WR Lance Lenoir, DE Darnell Leslie, LB Lamar Louis, TE M.J. McFarland, DE Lewis Neal, WR Uzoma Nwachukwu, CB Sammy Seamster, S Jameill Showers, G Dan Skipper, G Nate Theaker, CB Marquez White and LS Zach Wood. Released S Robert Blanton, OT Emmett Cleary, RB Ronnie Hillman, QB Kellen Moore and QB Luke McCown. Waived-injured OT Clay DeBord.
DENVER BRONCOS–Placed WR Carlos Henderson on injured reserve. Released WR Marlon Brown, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, RB Stevan Ridley and S T.J. Ward. Waived DE Nelson Adams, S Dante Barnett, C Dillon Day, OLB Vontarrius Dora, OLB Ken Ekanem, ILB Jerrol Garcia-Williams, ILB Quentin Gause, OLB Deon Hollins, G Cameron Hunt, NT Tyrique Jarrett, OT Cedrick Lang, OLB Danny Mason, LB Deiontrez Mount, OT Justin Murray, WR Anthony Nash, NT Kyle Peko, WR Kalif Raymond, CB Marcus Rios, TE Steven Scheu, OL Michael Schofield, WR Hunter Sharp, QB Kyle Sloter, DE Shakir Soto, S Orion Stewart, S Dymonte Thomas, RB Juwan Thompson, TE Austin Traylor, OT Elijah Wilkinson and RB Stanley Williams. Waived-Injured ILB Kevin Snyder. Placed TE Jake Butt and QB Chad Kelly on the reserve-NFI list.
DETROIT LIONS–Released OT Nick Becton. Waived LB Thurston Armbrister, CB Adairius Barnes, WR Jace Billingsley, S Alex Carter, DT Ego Ferguson, WR Dontez Ford, QB Brad Kaaya, C Leo Koloamatangi, TE Khari Lee, DT Derrick Lott, DT Caushaud Lyons, S Rolan Milligan, OT Storm Norton, DE Pat O’Connor, TE Scott Orndoff, WR Michael Rector, WR Noel Thomas, CB Josh Thornton, TE Robert Tonyan, TE Cole Wick and LB Antwione Williams. Placed P Sam Martin on the reserve-NFI list and OT Taylor Decker on the PUP list.
GREEN BAY PACKERS–Released G Kofi Amichia, CB Donatello Brown, TE Emanuel Byrd, QB Joe Callahan, LB Johnathan Calvin, WR Michael Clark, WR Montay Crockett, WR Malachi Dupre, G Thomas Evans, LB Reggie Gilbert, G Geoff Gray, LB Cody Heiman, DT Calvin Heurtelou, QB Taysom Hill, CB Daquan Holmes, OT Robert Leff, LB Josh Letuligasenoa, DT Izaah Lunsford, LB Derrick Mathews, WR Max McCaffrey, G-OT Adam Pankey, TE Aaron Peck, RB Kalif Phillips, DT Brian Price, CB Raysean Pringle, S Aaron Taylor, LB Jordan Tripp, S Jermaine Whitehead and WR DeAngelo Yancey. Placed LB Vince Biegel and CB Demetri Goodson on the PUP list. Placed FB Joe Kerridge and LB David Talley on injured reserve.
HOUSTON TEXANS–Released OLB Mike Catapano, ILB Sio Moore, K Nick Novak and QB Brandon Weeden. Waived WR Dres Anderson, NT Eli Ankou, C Erik Austell, TE Evan Baylis, S K.J. Dillon, OT Laurence Gibson, WR Justin Hardee, NT Rickey Hatley, WR Germone Hopper, CB Bryce Jones, WR Marcus Leak, OLB Eric Lee, WR Riley McCarron, RB Dare Ogunbowale, OLB Gimel President, G David Quessenberry, ILB Shakeel Rashad, CB Marcus Roberson, DE Daniel Ross, G Chad Slade, WR Chris Thompson, G Josh Walker, OLB Tony Washington Jr. and ILB Avery Williams. Waived-injured TE RaShaun Allen, S Lonnie Ballentine, P Cory Carter, DE Matthew Godin, CB Denzel Rice, S Malik Smith, CB Robert Nelson Jr. and WR Wendall Williams. Reached injury settlements with OLB Dayon Pratt and WR Devin Street.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS–Activated QB Andrew Luck from PUP list. Placed S Clayton Geathers on the PUP list. Placed CB Chris Culliver, ILB Edwin Jackson and S Earl Wolff IV on injured reserve. Waived CB Dante Blackmon, DT Josh Boyd, WR Marvin Bracy, WR Fred Brown, OT Fahn Cooper, S Tyson Graham Jr., S Lee Hightower, WR Bug Howard, TE Henry Krieger-Coble, WR Justice Liggins, RB De’Mard Llorens, DT T.Y. McGill, WR JoJo Natson, DT David Parry, RB Troymaine Pope, G Adam Redmond, WR Brian Riley, ILB Darnell Sankey, WR Valdez Showers, OLB Garrett Sickels, DE Jhaustin Thomas, OT Arturo Uzdavinis, G Terran Vaughn, QB Phillip Walker, S Andrew Williamson and OT Andrew Wylie. Waived injured RB Josh Ferguson and S Tyvis Powell. Released OLB Akeem Ayers, OLB Lavar Edwards, RB Daryl Richardson, ILB Sean Spence and CB Corey White.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS–Placed WR Rashad Greene on injured reserve. Released LB Andrew Gachkar, DE Malliciah Goodman and LB Josh McNary. Waived-injured CB Doran Grant, S Jarrod Harper and WR Shane Wynn. Waived RB Tim Cook, DE Hunter Dimick, CB Brian Dixon, TE Alex Ellis, WR Amba Etta-Tawo, OL Avery Gennesy, TE David Grinnage, DB Tracy Howard, CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste, OL Nila Kasitati, DT Kevin Maurice, DE Carroll Phillips, OL Chris Reed and DE Jonathan Woodard.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS–Placed LBs Tamba Hali and Dadi Nicolas on the PUP list. Traded OL Isaiah Battle to Seattle for a conditional 2018 draft pick. Placed RB Spencer Ware and CB Ashton Lampkin on injured reserve. Released DL Ricky Ali’ifua, CB De’Vante Bausby, TE Orson Charles, OL Joseph Cheek, WR Gehrig Dieter, TE Gavin Escobar, K Sam Ficken, CB Jacoby Glenn, CB Trevon Hartfield, OT Donald Hawkins, OT Josh James, WR Seantavius Jones, WR Tevin Jones, WR Marcus Kemp, G Damien Mama, LB Justin March-Lillard, S Leon McQuay, LB Earl Okine, OL Mike Person, RB Devine Redding, LB Marcus Rush, CB Larry Scott, RB C.J. Spiller, QB Joel Stave, WR Tony Stevens,DT Maurice Swain, S Steven Terrell, DT Cam Thomas, G Andrew Tiller and WR Robert Wheelwright.
LOS ANGELES CHARGERS–Placed G Forrest Lamp on injured reserve. Released QB Kellen Clemens, TE Jeff Cumberland, S Dwight Lowery and RB Kenjon Barner. Waived K Josh Lambo, P Toby Baker, QB Mike Bercovici, G Brett Boyko, WR Da’Ron Brown, NT Ryan Carrethers, LB Kyle Coleman, CB Michael Davis, TE Mike Estes, CB Randall Evans, C-G Barrett Gouger, WR Jamaal Jones, WR Mitchell Paige, WR Andre Patton, WR Cameron Posey, CB Trovon Reed, DT Caraun Reid, WR Artavis Scott, CB Brandon Stewart, CB Brad Watson, TE Matt Weiser and RB Andre Williams. Waived-injured WR Isaiah Burse, OT Tyreek Burwell, G Donavon Clark, DT Kaleb Eulls, RB Kenneth Farrow and LB Joshua Perry.
LOS ANGELES RAMS–Placed TE Temarrick Hemingway on injured reserve. Waived DT Omarius Bryant, WR K.D. Cannon, OL Parker Collins, K Travis Coons, CB Carlos Davis, OL Michael Dunn, OL Jake Eldrenkamp, DB Tyquwan Glass, RB Aaron Green, DB Isaiah Johnson, DB Michael Jordan, OL Alex Kozan, LB Willie Mays III, LB Cassanova McKinzy, WR Paul McRoberts, LB Andy Mulumba, OL Pace Murphy, LB Folarin Orimolade, DB Aarion Penton, NT Mike Purcell, FB Sam Rogers, WR Shakeir Ryan, DT Casey Sayles, WR Brandon Shippen, OLB Carlos Thompson, OLB Davis Tull, G Cody Wichmann and TE Travis Wilson. Waived-injured LB Kevin Davis, LB Josh Forrest, WR Nelson Spruce and RB Lenard Tillery. Terminated the contracts of TE Cory Harkey and QB Dan Orlovsky. Placed RB Lance Dunbar on the PUP list.
MIAMI DOLPHINS–Agreed to terms with S T.J. McDonald on a four-year contract extension. Released DE Nick Williams and OT Sam Young. Placed CB Tony Lippett and LB Raekwon McMillan on injured reserve. Placed WR Rashawn Scott on the PUP list. Waived LS Winston Chapman, P Matt Darr, QB Brandon Doughty, TE Thomas Duarte, G Isame Faciane, QB David Fales, WR Trey Griffey, S A.J. Hendy, OT Sean Hickey, CB Larry Hope, RB Storm Johnson, LB Deon Lacey, WR Rashad Lawrence, WR Malcolm Lewis, CB Jordan Lucas, DE Cameron Malveaux, DE Praise Martin-Oguike, WR Mitch Mathews, WR Drew Morgan, DT Lawrence Okoye, TE Chris Pantale, CB Lafayette Pitts, DE Joby Saint Fleur, RB De’Veon Smith, WR Damore’ea Stringfellow, LB Junior Sylvestre, DE Julius Warmsley and OT Avery Young. Waived-injured LB Neville Hewitt and LB Brandon Watts.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS–Placed DT Datone Jones on injured reserve. Waived G Willie Beavers, WR Moritz Bohringer, G Alex Boone, DT Dylan Bradley, CB Sam Brown, TE Kyle Carter, DT Chunky Clements, OL T.J. Clemmings, LB Noor Davis, OT Reid Fragel, WR Isaac Fruechte, RB Bronson Hill, WR Cayleb Jones, G Zac Kerin, K Marshall Koehn, LB Elijah Lee, QB Mitch Leidner, DE Sam McCaskill, RB Terrell Newby, DE Ifeadi Odenigbo, CB Jabari Price, TE Josiah Price, CB Horace Richardson, CB Tre Roberson, LB Edmond Robinson, OT Austin Shepherd, CB Terrell Sinkfield, DT Will Sutton, P Taylor Symmank, G Freddie Tagaloa, S Jack Tocho and TE Nick Truesdell. Waived-injured QB Taylor Heinicke and WR R.J. Shelton. Placed QB Teddy Bridgewater on the PUP list and DT Sharrif Floyd on the reserve-NFI list.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS–Acquired WR Phillip Dorsett from Indianapolis for QB Jacoby Brissett. Acquired CB Johnson Bademosi from Detroit for an undisclosed future draft pick. Acquired DE Cassius Marsh from Seattle for undisclosed draft selections. Placed WR Julian Edelman, CB Cyrus Jones and DE Derek Rivers on injured reserve. Placed OL Andrew Jelks and DL Keionta Davis non football injury-reserve list and OL Tony Garcia on the reserve/non-football illness list. Released RB Brandon Bolden, OL Jamil Douglas, OL James Ferentz, RB D.J. Foster, LB Jonathan Freeny, DL Geneo Grissom, DL Woodrow Hamilton, OL Ted Karras, DL Darius Kilgo, TE James O’Shaughnessy, WR Tony Washington, LB Trevor Bates, FB Glenn Gronkowski, WR Devin Lucien, WR K.J. Maye. DL Josh Augusta, DL Michael Bart, WR Austin Carr, TE Sam Cotton, RB LeShun Daniels, Jr., LB Brooks Ellis, WR Cody Hollister, DB David Jones, DB D.J. Killings, OL Jason King, DB Will Likely, OL Conor McDermott, DB Kenny Moore II, OL Max Rich, DB Jason Thompson, DB Damarius Travis and LB Nick Usher.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS–Waived LB Adam Bighill, TE/LS Braedon Bowman, CB Taveze Calhoun, WR Travin Dural, CB Malik Foreman, OL John Fullington, QB Garrett Grayson, TE Garrett Griffin, DE Obum Gwacham, WR De’Quan Hampton, DB Erik Harris, DE Alex Jenkins, WR Jake Lampman, DT Ashaad Mabry, CBs Arthur Maulet and Elijah Mitchell, OL Kristjan Sokoli, CB Damian Swann, C Cameron Tom, OL Landon Turner, T Jerry Ugokwe, RB Darius Victor, LB Jonathan Walton and DT Justin Zimmer. Terminated the contracts of T Khalif Barnes, RB Travaris Cadet, LB Audie Cole, T Bryce Harris, DT John Hughes III, FB Zach Line, LB Michael Mauti, DT Tony McDaniel and QB Ryan Nassib. Placed OLB Bryan Braman, WR Corey Fuller and TE John Phillips on injured reserve.
NEW YORK GIANTS–Acquired CB Ross Cockrell from Pittsburgh for a conditional 2018 draft pick. Placed LB Mark Herzlich and DL Josh Banks on injured reserve. Waived RB Shaun Draughn, DE Devin Taylor, OT Adam Bisnowaty. Released QB Josh Johnson; K Mike Nugent; TE Will Tye; RB Khalid Abdullah; FB Jacob Huesman; WRs Travis Rudolph, Jerome Lane, Canaan Severin, Marquis Bundy and Ed Eagan; OL Adam Bisnowaty, Jon Halapio, Jarron Jones and Matt Rotheram; DL Devin Taylor, Bobby Richardson and Jordan Williams; LBs Deontae Skinner, Stansly Maponga and Curtis Grant; CBs Donte Deayon, DaShaun Amos and Nigel Tribune and Ss Ryan Murphy and Trey Robinson.
NEW YORK JETS–Waived RBs Anthony Firkser, Romar Morris and Jahad Thomas; WRs Frankie Hammond, Gabe Marks and Dan Williams; OL Alex Balducci, Chris Bordelon, Ben Braden and Javarius Leamon; DL Patrick Gamble, Deon Simon and Lawrence Thomas; LBs Frank Beltre and Connor Harris; DBs Xavier Coleman and Robenson Therezie. Waived-injured WR Lucky Whitehead. Released WR Kenbrell Thompkins, DB Shamarko Thomas and LS Tanner Purdum.
OAKLAND RAIDERS–Placed LB Jelani Jenkins on injured reserve. Waived OL Kareem Are, RB George Atkinson III, CB Breon Borders, DT Paul Boyette, WR K.J. Brent, OT Chauncey Briggs, DE Fadol Brown, TE Pharaoh Brown, LB Shilique Calhoun, S Anthony Cioffi, RB John Crockett, CB Kenneth Durden, LS Andrew East, DE-LB IK Enemkpali, LB Najee Harris, WR Keon Hatcher, TE Gabe Holmes, RB Elijia Hood, CB Chris Humes, DL Branden Jackson, S Rickey Jefferson, LB-DE Rufus Johnson, LB LaTroy Lewis, S Marcus McWilson, TE Ryan O’Malley, G Oni Omoile, LB Brady Sheldon, G Ian Silberman, G Jordan Simmons, K Giorgio Tavecchio, WR Isaac Whitney, LB Xavier Woodson-Luster and WR Ishmael Zamora. Released TE Cooper Helfet. Waived-injured WR Jayden Mickens. Waived-NFI LB Ben Heeley.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES–Waived-injured DE Alex McCalister and S Tre Sullivan. Released G Dallas Thomas. Waived C-G Josh Andrews, TE Billy Brown, LB Nathan Gerry, OT Dillon Gordon, G Darrell Greene, DT Justin Hamilton, OT Taylor Hart, P Cameron Johnston, RB Byron Marshall, C Aaron Neary, CB C.J. Smith, WR Bryce Treggs, WR Greg Ward and CB Jomal Wiltz.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS–Traded WR Sammie Coates and a 2019 seventh-round draft pick to Cleveland for a 2018 sixth-round draft pick. Released WR Demarcus Ayers, C Ruben Carter, OL Ethan Cooper, RB Knile Davis, CB Brandon Dixon, C Kyle Friend, LB Matt Galambos, LB Austin Gearing, CB Senquez Golson, S Jacob Hagen, WR Cobi Hamilton, LS Colin Holba, DE Lavon Hooks, QB Bart Houston, LB Farrington Huguenin, TE David Johnson, LB Steven Johnson, DE Francis Kallon, LB Keith Kelsey, DE Johnny Maxey, TE Jake McGee, OT Brian Mihalik, OL Keavon Milton, CB Dashaun Phillips, DT Roy Philon, OT Jake Rodgers, CB JaCorey Shepherd, WR Justin Thomas, RB Fitzgerald Touissant, WR Marcus Tucker, S Terrish Webb and RB Trey Williams. Waived-injured S Malik Golden.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS–Placed WR Aaron Burbridge, G Joshua Garnett, DL Chris Jones, DB Don Jones and RB Joe Wil-liams on injured reserve. Released NT Quinton Dial, CB Asa Jackson, WR Jeremy Kerley and DL Sen’Derrick Marks. Waived TE Blake Bell, LB Austin Calitro, WR DeAndre Carter, OL JP Flynn, TE Cole Hikutini, QB Nick Mullens, DL Noble Nwachukwu, WR DeAndre Smelter and OL Darrell Williams Jr.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS–Traded CB Tramaine Brock to Minnesota for a 2018 seventh-round draft pick. Placed S Marcus Cromartie, CB DeAndre Elliott and OT George Fant on injured reserve. Placed CB DeShawn Shead on the PUP list. Placed DE Dion Jordan and DT Malik McDowell on the reserve-NFI list. Waived-injured LB Christian French, CB Demetrius McCray, DT Rodney Coe, CB Pierre Desir and WR Kasen Williams. Terminated the contracts of LB Mike Morgan, FB Marcel Reece and DT Ahtyba Rubin. Waived QB Trevone Boykin, OT Darrell Brown, LB Rodney Butler, RB Alex Collins RB Mike Davis, TE Steve Donatell, WR Cyril Grayson, Jr., DT Tylor Harris, C Joey Hunt, DT Quinton Jefferson, WR Kenny Lawler, DT Jeremy Liggins, DT Greg Milhouse, WR David Moore, LB Kache Palacio, C-G Will Pericak, LB Otha Peters, WR Darreus Rogers, DT Garrison Smith, WR Rodney Smith, TE Tyrone Swoopes, OT Tyrus Thompson and CB Mike Tyson.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS–Waived DE Mehdi Abdesmad, OL Josh Allen, DE Sterling Bailey, DE Tarvaris Barnes, LB Richie Brown, LB Riley Bullough, CB Mariel Cooper, WR Donteea Dye, DE Hendrick Ekpe, RB Russell Hansbrough, CB Vernon Harris, G Jarvis Harrison, WR Shaq Hill, K Zach Hocker, WR Josh Huff, S Marqueston Huff, FB Austin Johnson, S Isaiah Johnson, OT Korren Kirven, LB Jeff Knox, OL Mike Liedtke, OT Marquis Lucas, WR Freddie Martino, RB Jeremy McNichols, CB Jonathan Moxey, LB Eric Nzeocha, DB Cody Riggs, G James Stone, WR Derel Walker, TE Tevin Westbrook and WR Bobo Wilson. Waived-injured QB Sefo Liufau. Released LS Garrison Sanborn.
TENNESSEE TITANS–Waived CB Manny Abad, TE Jace Amaro, DE Angelo Blackson, NT DeAngelo Brown, TE Jerome Cunningham, QB Tyler Ferguson, CB Demontre Hurst, WR Darius Jennings, S Denzel Johnson, WR Jonathan Krause, WR KeVonn Mabon, OT Tyler Marz, G Josue Matias, WR Tre McBride, OT Steven Moore, RB Khalfani Muhammad, WR Giovanni Pascascio, OT Jonah Pirsig, RB Brandon Radcliff, DE Cameron Robbins, OT Brad Seaton, TE Tim Semisch, G Jake Simonich, CB Darrius Sims, CB D’Joun Smith, C Mark Spelman, LB Justin Staples, WR Eric Weems, NT Antwaun Woods. Waived-injured FB Joe Bacci, LS Ryan DiSalvo, RB Akeem Judd and DE Jimmy Staten. Placed WR Tajae Sharpe and QB Alex Tanney on injured reserve.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS–Acquired a 2018 seventh-round draft pick from the Los Angeles Rams for TE Derek Carrier. Released S Will Blackmon and DL A.J. Francis. Waived DL Brandon Banks, C Lucas Crowley, WR Robert Davis, TE Manasseh Garner, WR Maurice Harris, WR Matt Hazel, RB Kenny Hilliard, CB Tevin Homer, RB Matt Jones, G Kyle Kalis, OT John Kling, G Arie Kouandjio, LB Nico Marley, DL Joey Mbu, CB Jeremiah McKinnon, OL Kendall Pace, OT Vinston Painter, WR Zach Pascal, DL Ondre Pipkins, WR James Quick, LB Pete Robertson, S Fish Smithson, WR Jamari Staples, QB Nate Sudfeld, LB Zach Vigil and OL Isaiah Williams. Waived-injured TE E.J. Bibbs, WR Levern Jacobs, C Ronald Patrick, LB Ron Thompson Jr. and LB Lynden Trail. Placed DL Phil Taylor Sr. on injured reserve. Placed S DeAngelo Hall on the PUP list.