August 31, 2013INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
The Chargers released 11 players, including offensive tackle Max Starks. Starks failed to beat out King Dunlap for the starting left tackle job. The 31-year-old spent nine seasons with Pittsburgh.
Kevin Kolb was placed on the season- ending injured reserve list, while former Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart was included in the Buffalo Bills' latest wave of roster cuts on Friday.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have released 21 players, including quarterbacks Mike Kafka and Matt Scott. The release of Kafka and Scott leaves the Jaguars with three quarterbacks: starter Blaine Gabbert, backup Chad Henne and Ricky Stanzi.
The Buffalo Bills signed starting center Eric Wood to a multi-year contract extension.
Brian Banks' second chance ended in Atlanta on Friday. The free agent linebacker, who was once wrongfully convicted of kidnapping and rape, was released by the Falcons.
The Chicago Bears released former starting left tackle J'Marcus Webb on Friday. Webb started 44 games for Chicago over the previous three seasons.
Bengals defensive end DeQuin Evans has been suspended without pay for the first eight games of the 2013 regular season for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances.
The reigning Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens began trimming their roster on Friday, releasing veteran running back Anthony Allen and quarterback Caleb Hanie.
The Patriots released veteran tight ends Daniel Fells and Jake Ballard.