NFL Transaction Wire Blog (5/17-5/23)

Teams are continuing to reshape their rosters as we get closer to the start of training camps in early August. Last Updated: Sunday at 10:31 AM ET.

Arizona Cardinals

Monday: Signed undrafted free agents: WR Deryn Bowser and LB Chris Johnson.


Atlanta Falcons


Baltimore Ravens

Monday: Signed CB Travis Fisher. Signed undrafted free agent S Brad Jones. Re-signed the following exclusive rights free agents: WR Justin Harper, S K.J. Gerard, and CB Cary Williams.

Tuesday: Re-signed the following exclusive rights free agents: DT Kelly Talavou and LB Dannell Ellerbe.

Thursday: Re-signed WR Mark Clayton, P Sam Koch, and CB Fabian Washington.

Comments: With two out of their top-three CBs coming back from ACL injuries, Fisher gives the team some insurance at the position.

Clayton, Koch, and Washington all signed their one-year RFA tenders.


Buffalo Bills


Carolina Panthers

Tuesday: Signed TE Jamie Petrowski.


Chicago Bears

Tuesday: Signed fifth-round pick CB Joshua Moore.

Wednesday: Re-signed restricted free agent S Danieal Manning, signed fourth-round pick DE Corey Wooton, waived/injured QB Brett Basanez.

Thursday: Signed undrafted free agent G Vince Vance, signed sixth-round pick QB Den LeFevour, placed QB Brett Basanez on IR.

Comments: Moore figures to compete for a role as the team's fourth or fifth cornerback.

Manning signed his one-year RFA tender.

Wooton figures to compete for a role as the team's fourth end this season, but he should challenge for a starting job in future seasons.

LeFevour, who signed a four-year deal, is expected to handle the No. 3 quarterback role this season.


Cincinnati Bengals


Cleveland Browns

Monday: Signed the following undrafted free agents: TE Ryan Moya, K Leigh Tiffin, DT Kwaku Danso, DE Brian Sanford, DT Martin Tevaseu, and S Matthew Harris.

Tuesday: Signed K Shaun Suisham, waived/injured K Leigh Tiffin.

Wednesday: Placed K Leigh Tiffin on IR.

Comments: Veteran K Phil Dawson, who is on the final year of his contract, didn't show up to voluntary workouts this week, so Suisham is currently the only kicker on their 80-man roster.


Dallas Cowboys

Monday: Rescinded the RFA tender for C Duke Preston. Released OL Cory Procter.

Comments: Dallas is now in need of a backup center.


Denver Broncos

Wednesday: Placed G Matt McChesney on Reserve/Retired list.

Friday: Signed seventh-round pick CB Syd'Quan Thompson.

Comments: Thompson signed a four-year deal.


Detroit Lions


Green Bay Packers

Thursday: Signed QB Graham Harrell, waived QB Chris Pizzotti.


Houston Texans

Monday: Signed the following undrafted free agents: WR London Crawford, G Kristian Matte, and OTs Cole Pemberton and Adam Ulatoski.


Indianapolis Colts

Monday: Signed WR Pete Ittersagen and DT Marlon Favorite. Signed undrafted free agent WR Jordan Sisco.


Jacksonville Jaguars


Kansas City Chiefs

Monday: Signed undrafted free agents: DE Jeffrey Fitzgerald and CB Andre Jones.

Tuesday: Signed undrafted free agent LB Cory Greenwood.


Miami Dolphins

Thursday: Signed LB Zach Thomas to a one-day contract.

Friday: Placed LB Zach Thomas on Reserve/Retired list.


Minnesota Vikings

Monday: Signed seventh-round pick FB Ryan D'Imperio.

Friday: Signed WR Logan Payne, waived WR Kelton Tindal.

Comments: It's believed he signed a four-year deal.


New England Patriots

Tuesday: Signed sixth-round pick C Ted Larsen, released CB Shawn Springs (failed physical).

Friday: Claimed QB Mike Teel off waivers from Seattle Seahawks, waived TE Robbie Agnone, waived QB Jeff Rowe.

Comments: Springs, who turned 35 in March, fits in as a nickel back or could even be moved to free safety.

Teel will compete for the No. 3 quarterback job against rookie Zac Robinson.


New Orleans Saints

Wednesday: Signed LB Clint Ingram.

Comments: He'll compete for the starting SLB job.


New York Giants


New York Jets

Tuesday: Signed undrafted free agent OT Aaron Kia, waived WR S.J. Green and OT Matt Stommes.


Oakland Raiders

Monday: Signed DT Ryan Boschetti.


Philadelphia Eagles

Tuesday: Signed undrafted free agent DT Boo Robinson.


Pittsburgh Steelers


San Diego Chargers

Monday: Signed the following undrafted free agents: LBs Boris Lee and Mike Nixon.


San Francisco 49ers

Monday: Signed seventh-round pick CB Phillip Adams.

Thursday: Signed sixth-round pick WR Kyle Williams.

Comments: Adams and Williams signed four-year deals.


Seattle Seahawks

Monday: Waived TE Jason Pociask.

Tuesday: Signed WR Marcus Maxwell, waived QB Mike Reilly.

Wednesday: Signed QB J.P. Losman, signed TE Michael Allan, waived TE Patrick Devenny, waived WR Victor James.

Thursday: Waived QB Mike Teel.

Friday: Re-signed WR Victor James.

Comments: Losman figures to compete for the No. 3 QB job in training camp.


St. Louis Rams

Tuesday: Signed undrafted free agent LS Clint Mower.


Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Monday: Signed undrafted free agents: C Jeff Tow-Arnett and LS Chris Mauriello. Waived WR Damola Adeniji.

Tuesday: Signed DT Carlton Powell. Waived CB Darrell Pasco.

Comments: Powell was a former fifth-round pick of the Broncos in 2008.


Tennessee Titans


Washington Redskins

Monday: Signed DL Vonnie Holliday. Signed undrafted free agents: WRs Brandon Banks and Shay Hodge and CB Melvin Stephenson.

Comments: Holliday will compete for the third DE role in Washington's 3-4 defensive scheme.


For transactions from last week, click here.

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