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NFL Transactions for July 28th, 2016; Saints sign WR Hakeem Nicks

Hakeem Nicks is back with the Giants

Hakeem Nicks signed a one year deal with the Saints


  • Bears signed CB Brandon Boykin and WR B.J. Daniels. 


  • Bengals signed S Jimmy Wilson. 
  • Bengals placed LB Vontaze Burfict on the active/non-football injury list.


  • Broncos signed TE John Phillips. 
  • Broncos waived TE Manasseh Garner. 


  • Browns placed DL Desmond Bryant on the reserve/non-football injury list.
  • Browns signed TE David Reeves. 


  • Falcons signed DE Efe Obada. 
  • Falcons waived WR Daje Johnson. 
  • Falcons placed S Charles Godfrey on the reserve/retired list.


  • Giants placed DT Damon Harrison, LB J.T. Thomas and DT Jay Bromley on the active/PUP list. 
  • Giants placed DT Melvin Lewis on the active/non-football injury list.


  • Jets signed QB Ryan Fitzpatrick. 
  • Jets waived P Tom Hackett. 
  • Jets placed Muhammad Wilkerson, Devin Smith, Khiry Robinson, James Carpenter, Breno Giacomini and Kendall James on the active/PUP list. 


  • Lions signed WR Anquan Boldin. 
  • Lions signed LB Dominique Tovell. 
  • Lions waived WR Damian Copeland and LB Jerry Franklin. 


  • Packers signed WR Harvey Binford.


  • Panthers placed WR Tobais Palmer on the active/PUP list.


  • Rams placed OT Rob Havenstein on the active/PUP list.


  • Ravens placed RB Lorenzo Taliaferro on the active/PUP list. 
  • Ravens placed CBs Cavellis Luckett and DB Jumal Rolle on injured reserve. 
  • Ravens placed WR Mike Wallace, WR Dobson Collins and DB Jerraud Powers on the non-football injury list. 


  • Redskins placed OLB Junior Galette of the reserve/non-football injury list. 
  • Redskins placed WR Josh Doctson, TE Derek Carrier, LB Perry Riley, G Shawn Lauvao and WR Reggie Diggs on the active/PUP list. 


  • Saints signed WR Hakeem Nicks
  • Saints released WR Vincent Brown from injured reserve with a settlement. 


  • Steelers placed TE Ladarius Green, WR Shakim Phillips and DT Devaunte Sigler on the active/PUP list. 


  • Vikings placed DT Kevin Williams on the reserve/retired list.

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