NEW JERSEY JACKALS--Released C Myron Leslie
QUEBEC CAPITALES--Sold the contract of RHP John Mariotti to Philadelphia (NL).
WORCESTER TORNADOES--Signed C Alex Trezza.
LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS--Signed F Bobby Simmons to a second 10-day contract.
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
ARIZONA CARDINALS--Made one-year qualifying offers to RB LaRod Stephens-Howling, CB Greg Toler, S Rashad Johnson, QB Richard Bartel, RB Alfonso Smith, DE Ronald Talley and LB Brandon Williams. Re-signed CB A.J. Jefferson and WR Stephen Williams.
BUFFALO BILLS--Agreed to terms with LB Kirk Morrison on a two-year contract.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS--Signed OT Guy Whimper to a two-year contract.
NEW YORK GIANTS--Released RB Brandon Jacobs.
ILLINOIS--Fired men's basketball coach Bruce Weber.
NEBRASKA--Fired men's basketball coach Doc Sadler.