BasketballJazz: C Olden Polynice passed his physical exam...


September 01, 1999


Jazz: C Olden Polynice passed his physical exam, validating his contract.

IBL: Named Bernie Bickerstaff coach and GM of St. Louis Swarm.


Oregon: Gave football coach Mike Bellotti new seven-year contract that will pay him more than $700,000 a season.


Bears: Released K Brian Gowins. Waived former Ravens CB Dorian Brew. Reached injury settlement with DT Joe Fleming. Placed OT Jimmy Herndon and OT Chad Overhauser on IR.

Bengals: Signed P Eddie Howard to three-year contract. Placed OL Ken Blackman on physically-unable-to-perform list.

Broncos: Waived FB Ryan Christopherson, QB Chuck Clements, S Jason Moore, S Brad Trout, C Clay Shiver and WR Shawn Turner. Placed C Lennie Friedman on IR and LB Chris Gizzi on reserve-military list.

Browns: Waived P Chris Hanson. Claimed WR Zola Davis off waivers from Packers.

Chargers: Waived S Lloyd Lee. Placed DE Adrian Dingle on physically-unable-to-perform list, and LB Jon Haskins and LB John Bryant on IR.

Chiefs: Released RB Fred McAfee, WR Robert Hall, WR Burt Thorton, WR Keith Crawford, G Fred Pollack, T James Parrish, LB Terry Tim, CB Ken Haslip, S Steve Rosga and TE Brian Roche.

Dolphins: Have been awarded WR Kevin McKenzie off waivers from Eagles. Waived RB Juan Johnson, TE Frank Leatherwood, G O'Lester Pope, G Mike Sheldon, LB Derik Stevenson, CB Emmanuel McDaniel. Waived DT Dwaine Robinson with injury settlement. Placed WR Robert Baker and T Joe Wong on IR. Placed LB Sammie Burroughs on reserve-physically unable-to-perform list.

Eagles: Waived WR Fred Coleman and FB Mark Kacmarynski.

49ers: Waived RB Jamie Kimbrough, CB Kory Blackwell, WR Jesus Reyes and OT Geoff Wilson. Placed RB Garrison Hearst on physically-unable-to-perform list, WR Tai Streets on non-football injury list and CB Anthony Parker on injured reserve list.

Giants: Re-signed CB Brandon Sanders. Released LB Jessie Tarplin.

Jaguars: Waived WR James Battle, CB Anthony Mitchell, LB Brandon Southward and TE Mark Battle. Placed G Todd Fordham on IR.

Jets: Waived TE Lawrence Hart.

Lions: Signed LB Andre Collins. Placed T Aaron Gibson on IR. Released S Nikia Codie, DT Charles Dorsey, WR Henry Douglas, WR Freddie Scott, G Dwayne Morgan and LB Joe Tuipala.

Packers: Claimed DE Jabbar Threats off waivers from Jaguars. Waived S Kerry Cooks. Claimed DT Anthony Dingle from Steelers on waivers. Placed DE Jonathan Brown on waivers.

Saints: Placed DE Joe Johnson on IR. Waived WR Malcolm Floyd and CB Anthony Cobbs.

Titans: Released WR Maurice Bryant, TE Aaron Bryant and DT Jose White. Placed DE Pratt Lyons on non-football injury list. Placed LB David Stroshine on IR. Reached injury settlements with TE Tony Church and G Lonnie Gilbert.


Coyotes: Signed RW Shane Doan.

Hurricanes: Signed D Eric Dandenault, F Jeff Daniels, F Gilbert Dionne and F Todd Simon.

Senators: Signed C Buddy Wallace. Re-signed C Viacheslav Butsayev, C John Emmons and LW Yves Sarault.

Pub Date: 9/01/99

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