NFL Transactions in October 2006

Oct 31, 2006

  • New England Patriots released cornerback Chidi Iwuoma and center Brian Barthelmes.
  • New York Giants waived offensive lineman Na'shan Goddard.
  • Green Bay Packers signed running back P.J. Pope; released center Chris White.
  • San Francisco 49ers signed cornerback Donald Strickland, waived cornerback B.J. Tucker, kicker Shaun Suisham and tackle Sam Wilder.
  • Minnesota claimed linebacker Marquis Cooper off waivers from the Minnesota Vikings; signed running back John Kuhn off the practice squad.

Oct 30, 2006

  • New York Giants signed linebacker Chris Claiborne.
  • Detroit Lions waived wide receiver Az-Zahir Hakim.
  • San Diego Padres exercised the options on outfielder Mike Cameron, and infielder-outfielder Russell Branyan; declined the option on catcher Mike Piazza and infielder-outfielder Ryan Klesko.

Oct 25, 2006

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed defensive end Jovan Haye from the practice squad, released wide receiver Chad Lucas.
  • Houston Texans signed offensive lineman Scott Jackson off the practice squad of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
  • Kansas City Chiefs signed tackle Chris Terry to a two-year contract.

Oct 24, 2006

  • Cleveland Browns Announced the resignation of offensive coordinator Maurice Carthon; placed defensive back Gary Baxter on injured reserve; signed defensive back Mike Hawkins.

Oct 23, 2006

  • Washington Redskins signed guard Taylor Whitley; released guard Tyson Walter.
  • Carolina Panthers released linebacker Rod Davis; signed linebacker Brandon Jamison.
  • Denver Broncos placed tackle Matt Lepsis on the reserve/injured list; signed wide receiver Brian Clark from practice squad.

Oct 20, 2006

  • Cincinnati Bengals activated running back Chris Perry from the physically-unable-to-perform list; signed wide receiver Glenn Holt from the practice squad.

Oct 19, 2006

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed cornerback Phillip Buchanon.

Oct 18, 2006

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed defensive tackle Jon Bradley and wide receiver Chad Lucas.
  • Green Bay Packers signed wide receiver Chris Francies from the practice squad; signed wide receiver Carlton Brewster.
  • Atlanta Falcons signed guard P.J. Alexander.
  • Kansas City signed fullback Greg Hanoian to a two-year contract.

Oct 17, 2006

  • Arizona Cardinals fired offensive coordinator Keith Rowen; promoted quarterbacks coach Mike Kruczek to offensive coordinator.
  • Baltimore Ravens fired offensive coordinator Jim Fassel; announced coach Brian Billick will assume the duties of offensive coordinator.
  • Indianapolis Colts acquired defensive tackle Anthony McFarland from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a second-round pick in 2007.
  • Miami Dolphins signed wide receiver Marcus Vick from the practice squad; released wide receiver Cliff Russell.
  • Houston Texans signed defensive tackle Lional Halton.
  • Detroit Lions signed running back Arlen Harris; released ride receiver Scottie Vines.

Oct 16, 2006

  • Washington Redskins signed defensive back Troy Vincent; released safety Curry Burns.
  • Pittsburgh Steelers signed quarterback Brian St. Pierre; released cornerback Jovon Johnson.
  • Houston Texans released cornerback Phillip Buchanon.

Oct 15, 2006

  • Dallas Cowboys released safety Marcus Coleman.

Oct 14, 2006

  • Carolina signed guard D'Anthony Batiste.
  • Oakland Raiders suspended wide receiver Jerry Porter four games for conduct detrimental to the team.
  • Pittsburgh Steelers signed cornerback Jovon Johnson from the practice squad; released quarterback Brian St. Pierre.
  • Cincinnati Bengals signed safety John Busing from the practice squad.

Oct 13, 2006

  • Tennessee signed long snapper Jon Darenbos.
  • Arizona Cardinals signed defensive tackle Darnell Dockett to a five-year contract extension.

Oct 12, 2006

  • Pittsburgh Steelers signed linebacker Chad Brown to a one-year contract; released tight end Tim Euhus.
  • Buffalo Bills released safety Troy Vincent.
  • Dallas Cowboys released kicker Shaun Suisham.

Oct 11, 2006

  • Kansas City Chiefs signed cornerback Michael Bragg to a two-year contract.
  • The Jaguars signed cornerback Ahmad Carroll.
  • Denver signed defensive end Kenny Peterson.
  • Miami Dolphins signed tight end Tim Massaquoi and linebacker Jim Maxwell; waived lineman Trey Darilek.
  • San Diego signed linebacker Nick Speegle.
  • Tampa Bay claimed defensive back Derrick Strait off waivers from the New York Jets.
  • Detroit signed wide receiver Devale Ellis from the practice squad.

Oct 10, 2006

  • Arizona Cardinals signed wide receiver Carlyle Holiday from the practice squad; released running back Diamond Ferri.
  • Miami Dolphins released running back Lee Suggs.
  • Denver Broncos released punter Todd Sauerbrun.
  • Jacksonville Jaguars agreed to terms with cornerback Ahmad Carroll.
  • Buffalo released tight end C.J. Leak.
  • New Orelans signed safety Jay Bellamy.
  • Minnesota Vikings signed wide receiver Bethel Johnson; released quarterback Drew Henson and wide receiver Maurice Mann.
  • Washington Redskins signed placekicker Nick Novak.

Oct 9, 2006

  • New England Patriots signed wide receiver Jabar Gaffney; released defensive tackle Johnathan Sullivan and cornerback Hank Poteat.

Oct 7, 2006

  • Miami waived guard William Whitticker.

Oct 5, 2006

  • Green Bay Packers re-signed linebacker Tracy White.

Oct 4, 2006

  • Philadelphia released cornerback Dustin Fox.
  • New England Patriots signed cornerback Chidi Iwuoma.

Oct 3, 2006

  • Cleveland waived defensive lineman Babatunde Oshinowo.
  • Green Bay Packers released cornerback Ahmad Carroll.

Oct 1, 2006

  • Tampa Bay released tight end Keith Heinrich.