by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
Cardinals sign ILB Darryl Sharpton, dump S Eddie Whitley
The Cardinals have announced they have signed veteran free agent inside linebacker Darryl Sharpton to a one-year contract. Safety Eddie Whitley has been released to clear roster space. Sharpton played in five games for the Bears in 2014. He lost much of the year to injury.
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
Cowboys pare down roster
The Cowboys continued trimming their roster Friday in preparation for the regular season and released the following players: defensive linemen Clifton Geathers, Rob Callaway and Ben Bass; linebackers Baraka Atkins, Orie Lemon and Adrian Hamilton; wide receivers Saalim Hakim and Tim Benford; quarterback Rudy Carpenter; tight end Andrew Szczerba; defensive backs Eddie Whitley, Lionel Smith, Teddy Williams and Akwasi Owusu-Ansah; and running back Shaun Chapas.