Milwaukee Brewers -- Released P Juan Nieves, P Mike Birkbeck and P Tom Filer. Assigned P Don August's contract to Class AAA Denver.
Detroit Pistons -- Agreed to terms with G Vinnie Johnson.
Los Angeles Lakers -- Released G Steve Bucknall and F Michael Young.
Arizona State -- Announced FB Jeff Simoneau has quit team.
Grand Canyon -- Announced G David McDaniel, G Anthony Steward, F Andre Edwards and C Gijs Geerders have left basketball program.
New Mexico -- Signed football coach Mike Sheppard to new three-year contract.
NFL Properties -- Named Rusty Hawley director of communications.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed QB Todd Philcox for practice squad.
Dallas Cowboys -- Placed OG Tony Slaton on injured reserve.
Denver Broncos -- Activated DE David Galloway. Signed RB Blake Ezor.
Houston Oilers -- Activated LB Lamar Lathon and CB Dee Thomas.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Placed CB Charles Washington on injured reserve. Signed LB Rob McGovern.
Hartford Whalers -- Named Willy Lindstrom recruiting scout in Sweden.