Tuesday: Re-signed S Matt Ware.
Comments: He'll compete for time again at free safety. Ware started his career
off as a cornerback.
Wednesday: Signed RB Walter Mendenhall.
Thursday: Re-signed TE Derek Schouman.
Comments: He signed as an undrafted free agent last year. Mendenhall spent time
with the Eagles in the offseason in 2009 and saw time with the Colts before the
regular season began.
Schouman signed his one-year RFA tender.
Tuesday: Signed K Todd Carter.
Comments: He'll vie for a job as a kickoff specialist.
Wednesday: Re-signed C Kyle Cook.
Comments: Cook was an exclusive-rights free agent.
Wednesday: Signed C Eric Ghiaciuc.
Comments: He'll back up starting C Alex Mack.
Tuesday: Re-signed DE Marcus Spears, re-signed LB Steve Octavien.
Wednesday: Re-signed OT Pat McQuistan.
Thursday: Re-signed DE Jason Hatcher, re-signed DT Junior Siavii.
Friday: Re-signed DE Stephen Bowen.
Comments: All but Octavien signed their one-year RFA tender offers. Octavien was an
exclusive-rights free agent.
Monday: Traded DE Robert Henderson and a 2010 fifth-round pick to the Seattle
Seahawks for G Rob Sims and a 2010 seventh-round pick, signed CB Dante Wesley.
Tuesday: Re-signed S Ko Simpson.
Comments: Sims will give the Lions solid depth at the guard position and should
be able to push Manny Ramirez for a starting job this season.
Wesley, who signed a two-year deal, figures to see most of his playing time on special teams.
Simpson signed his one-year RFA tender offer.
Green Bay Packers
Monday: Re-signed OL Jason Spitz.
Comments: He's expected to compete for the starting left guard spot.
Tuesday: Re-signed RB Ryan Moats.
Wednesday: Signed K Neil Rackers.
Comments: Rackers will compete against Kris Brown for the kicker job.
Moats showed enough last season that he should be in the mix for a role on the first
three spots on the running back depth chart.
Friday: Waived RB Chad Simpson.
Monday: Re-signed CB William Middleton.
Comments: He was an exclusive-rights free agent.
Kansas City Chiefs
New England Patriots
Monday: Signed DL Damione Lewis.
Comments: He'll play end and tackle in New England's 3-4 defensive scheme.
New Orleans Saints
Monday: Re-signed DT Anthony Hargrove.
Wednesday: Signed DE Alex Brown.
Comments: Hargrove signed his one-year RFA tender offer. Brown, who signed a
two-year deal, will get a chance to challenge for the starting job that was
vacated when DE Charles Grant was released earlier this season.
New York Giants
Friday: Released DT Anthony Bryant, re-signed OT Guy Whimper.
Comments: Whimper signed his one-year RFA tender.
New York Jets
Tuesday: Signed K Clint Stitser.
Comments: He joins Nick Folk as the only kickers on New York's 80-man roster.
Tuesday: Signed DT Chris Cooper.
Comments: Cooper, who started off his career playing end, has played inside in
Wednesday: Re-signed OL Nick Cole.
Comments: With Jamaal Jackson recovering from major knee surgery, Cole is
currently projected to be the team's starting center.
San Diego Chargers
San Francisco 49ers
Monday: Traded G Rob Sims and a 2010 seventh-round pick to the Detroit Lions for
DE Robert Henderson and a 2010 fifth-round pick, released TE John Owens, waived
RB Xavier Omon.
Comments: Sims' trade leaves the team a bit thin on depth at the guard position.
2007 fourth-rounder Mansfield Wrotto is expected to start.
Owens lost his job to veteran TE Chris Baker. Omon wasn't needed after the team
signed QB Quinton Ganther.
St. Louis Rams
Monday: Released QB Marc Bulger.
Comments: Veteran QB A.J. Feeley becomes the starter for now.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Monday: Signed RB Willie Parker.
Comments: He'll compete for playing time in back of veteran RB Clinton Portis.
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