NFC -- Named Washington Redskins WR Art Monk (13 catches for 230 yards, both team records) offensive player of week; Dallas Cowboys DE Jim Jeffcoat defensive player of week.

AFC -- Named Cleveland Browns QB Bernie Kosar offensive player of week; Miami Dolphins S Glenn Blackwood defensive player of week.

Houston Oilers -- Waived QB Mike Moroski.

Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed LB Mike Merriweather to three-year renewal.

San Francisco 49ers -- Put OG Randy Cross on injured reserve; signed OG Vince Stroth. AMATEUR SPORTS

Sullivan Award -- Finalists for the AAU award: track and field's Willie Banks, Joan Benoit and Valerie Brisco-Hooks; swimmer Matt Biondi; golfer Scott Verplank; diver Michele Mitchell; synchronized swimmer Sarah Josephson; wrestler Michael Houck; volleyball player Charles Kiraly, and basketball player Cheryl Miller. BASEBALL

San Francisco Giants -- Traded OF Rob Deer to Milwaukee Brewers for two minor leaguers. Toronto Blue Jays -- Assigned OF Lou Thornton and SS Manny Lee to Syracuse of the IL. OBITUARIES

Ken O'Dea, who caught for Cubs, Giants, Cardinals and Braves 1935-47, died in Lima, N.Y., at 72.

Robert George (Red) Hamill, one-time LW for Boston Bruins and Chicago Black Hawks, died at 68 in Sudbury, Ontario. BASKETBALL

Houston Rockets -- Waived C Granville Waiters. COLLEGES Mississippi State -- Named Charlie Carr athletic director.

Florida State -- Lost WR Hassan Jones for the Gator Bowl; NCAA rules violations on complimentary tickets. BOXING

Barry McGuigan relinquished British featherweight crown.