Indianapolis Colts safety Mike Doss was suspended yesterday by the NFL for the first two regular season games after pleading no contest to misdemeanor gun charges.
Doss was sentenced to community service last week after pleading no contest to misdemeanor gun charges in Akron, Ohio, where he was arrested after firing a gun into the air outside a restaurant on May 29. . . .
The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with free agent wide receiver Az-Zahir Hakim.
In 2004, he had 31 receptions for 533 yards and 3 touchdowns, missing four games because of injury. He has 265 receptions for 3,555 yards and 26 touchdowns during his seven-year career. . . .
Safety Reggie Tongue was released by the New York Jets after starting all 16 games last season.
A second-round draft pick in 1996 by Kansas City, Tongue played four years with the Chiefs and four years with Seattle.
Operating without a full-time general manager, the Cleveland Cavaliers decided not to pick up the option on backup center Robert Traylor's $1.76 million contract for next season.
Traylor averaged 5.5 points and a career-high 4.5 rebounds in 74 games as one of the team's most dependable reserves last season. The club had until midnight yesterday to make a decision on Traylor.
-- From News Services