DETROIT TIGERS — Announced hitting coach Wally Joyner will not return in 2017.
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Placed G Evan Mathis on injured reserve. Signed G-OT Ulrick John from Miami's practice squad.
CHICAGO BEARS — Signed DB Demontre Hurst from the practice squad. Waived DL CJ Wilson.
DALLAS COWBOYS — Activated DE DeMarcus Lawrence from the exempt/commissioner permission list.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Activated DT Arthur Jones from the exempt/commissioner permission list.
LOS ANGELES RAMS — Released CB Coty Sensabaugh. Signed DL Morgan Fox from the practice squad.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Activated QB Tom Brady and DL Rob Ninkovich from the NFL exempt List.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Placed CB Senquez Golson and OT Ryan Harris on injured reserve. Signed OL Matt Feiler and CB Al-Hajj Shabazz from the practice squad.
National Hockey League
ARIZONA COYOTES — Assigned G Justin Peters, D Anthony DeAngelo, D Dakota Mermis, RW Stefan Fournier and RW Christian Fischer to Tucson (AHL).
CALGARY FLAMES — Assigned RW Garnet Hathaway, G David Rittich, LW Hunter Shinkaruk and D Tyler Wotherspoon to Stockton (AHL).
DETROIT RED WINGS — Assigned Fs Tyler Bertuzzi, Matt Lorito and Evgeny Svechnikov; D Joe Hicketts and Robbie Russo to Grand Rapids (AHL). Released Fs Louis-Marc Aubry and Kyle Criscuolo; D Nathan Paetsch and G Cal Heeter from their professional tryout agreements. Placed Fs Tomas Jurco and Tomas Nosek; D Vili Saarijarvi and Dan Renouf on injured reserve. Reassigned F Zach Nastasiuk to Toledo (ECHL) from Grand Rapids (AHL).
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled Fs Pontus Aberg, Felix Girard and Mike Liambas from Milwaukee (AHL). Assigned Fs Vladislav Kamenev and Austin Watson to Milwaukee.
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Assigned D Luke Witkowski and F Gabriel Dumont to Syracuse (AHL).