Wednesday: Signed WR Donte' Stallworth, released TE Quinn Sypniewski (failed physical).
Comments: Signing Stallworth is a low-risk move since he only signed a one-year deal. Stallworth could always run well, and if he hasn't lost a step, he'll help their deep passing game.
Tuesday: Waived the following players: TE Derek Fine, DEs Marcus Smith (failed physical) and Jermaine McGhee (failed physical), LB Ashlee Palmer, S John Wendling (failed physical). Released WR Justin Jenkins (failed physical), released C Marvin Phillip (failed phyical).
Thursday: Placed ORT Brad Butler on Reserve/Retired list.
Comments: Fine was a fourth-round pick for the Bills out of the 2008 draft. His release paves the way for 2009 fourth-round pick Shawn Nelson to have a bigger role in the offense.
Butler's retirement leaves the team a bit short at right tackle since he was the starter.
Wednesday: Signed DT Ed Johnson.
Comments: Johnson signed a one-year and will be reunited with defensive coordinator Ron Meeks, who coached him with the Colts.
Thursday: Signed WR Matt Jones, signed K Dave Rayner.
Comments: Jones will compete for a backup job at receiver in training camp. Rayner is current the only kicker the Bengals have under contract.
Wednesday: Released RB Jamal Lewis (failed physical).
Comments: No surprise here. His played had regressed over the past few years. Lewis, who turns 31 in August, could find a role as a No. 2 back should he choose to continue his career.
Wednesday: Claimed LB Ashlee Palmer off waivers from the Buffalo Bills.
Comments: The Buccaneers also put a claim in for Palmer, according to a league source.
Green Bay Packers
Tuesday: Contracts of practice squad players S Brandon Harrison and S Darrick Brown expired.
Friday: Re-signed WR Troy Williamson.
Comments: He was set to become a restricted free agent had he not re-signed by March 5, assuming a new CBA isn't reached by then.
Kansas City Chiefs
New England Patriots
New Orleans Saints
Tuesday: Contracts of practice squad players G Tim Duckworth, OT Na'Shan Goddard, DTs Marlon Favorite and Earl Heyman, and CB Glenn Sharpe expired, waived WR D'Juan Woods (failed physical).
Wednesday: Signed OT Na'Shan Goddard, signed DT Earl Heyman, signed CB Glenn Sharpe.
Friday: Signed G Tim Duckworth.
New York Giants
New York Jets
Tuesday: Re-signed K Sebastian Janikowski.
Tuesday: Signed CB David Pittman.
San Diego Chargers
San Francisco 49ers
Tuesday: Signed P Tom Malone.
St. Louis Rams
Wednesday: Claimed TE Derek Fine off waivers from Buffalo Bills.
Comments: The Browns and Jaguars also put a claim in, according to a league source.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Wednesday: P Craig Hentrich announced his retirement, G Eugene Amano re-signed to a multi-year deal.
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Transaction Wire Blog (2/15-2/21)