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1.Jesse James: Ticketed for blocking role (RotoWire) James is on track to be the primary "Y" tight end, Chris Burke of The Athletic reports. Analysis: James stands 6-foot-7 at 261 pounds and has accrued plenty of experience as an inline tight end during his previous four seasons in Pittsburgh. He's likely to command a significant role with Detroit after receiving a four-year, $22.6 million contract this spring. However, Burke also notes that T.J. Hockenson's ability as a receiver adds a new element to the Lions passing offense that it didn't have before, so it's looking like the rookie could be the better bet for receiving production in 2019.2 minutes
2.Jarran Reed: Six-game suspension (RotoWire) Reed will be suspended six games for a violation of the NFL's personal conduct policy, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Analysis: Per the report, the punishment stems from an incident from early 2017, in which Reed was not charged or arrested. The defensive lineman appealed his suspension, but that was denied Friday morning, which sets the stage for him to miss the first six games of the regular season.3 minutes
3.Dontrelle Inman: Looks to build momentum in camp (RotoWire) Inman did not distinguish himself during the Patriots' offseason program, Nick Underhill of The Athletic reports. Analysis: That said, Inman helped out the Colts down the stretch last season, so there's still a chance the 30-year-year-old can gain some momentum once training camp opens up. To that end, Inman is one of the Patriots' pass catchers who figures to benefit from the fact that Julian Edelman is expected to miss a few weeks due to a thumb injury.14 minutes
4.Trey Flowers: Lands on preseason PUP list (RotoWire) The Lions have placed Flowers (shoulder) on their preseason PUP list, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports. Analysis: Flowers underwent shoulder surgery this past offseason, but that did not deter the Lions from inking the pass rusher to a lucrative contract in free agency. For now, we'll operate under the assumption that the team is simply playing it safe with the key newcomer and that Flowers' regular-season status is in no peril.25 minutes
5.Julio Jones: Managing foot issue (RotoWire) Coach Dan Quinn relayed Monday that Jones is still rehabbing his foot injury, D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Analysis: On the plus side, the star wideout was spotted on the practice field as the Falcons opened training camp Monday. Though Jones, who is currently hoping to sign a contract extension with the team, is understandably being eased into things, at this stage there is nothing to suggest that his current foot issue is a major concern. The 30-year-old is no stranger to the team's in-season injury report but hasn't missed a regular-season game since 2016.57 minutes
6.Jarran Reed slapped with six-game suspen... (Rotoworld) NFL suspended Seahawks DT Jarran Reed six games for violating the league's personal conduct policy. Analysis: Reed was accused of domestic violence in 2017. He was never charged or even arrested, but unlike the Tyreek Hill situation, the league evidently found enough evidence of its own to hand down a ban. Since the incident, Reed has emerged as a disruptive interior presence. He exploded for 10.5 sacks in 2018. His loss will be massive for the fire-and-brimstone 'Hawks, especially since Frank Clark has been traded. 2019 is a contract year for the 26-year-old.1 hour
7.Albert Wilson: Avoids PUP list (RotoWire) WIlson (hip) avoided the PUP list to open training camp, Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald reports. Analysis: The Dolphins named Dwayne Allen (undisclosed), Cordrea Tankersley (undisclosed) and Mike Hull (knee) as their PUP list entrants, so with Wilson's name omitted we can reason that he'll participate throughout the opening of Dolphins training camp. This isn't to say he's completely out of the woods from his season-ending hip injury from last year -- there's a chance that he practices in a limited capacity for some time -- but it's still great news for the standout slot receiver. It's anyone's guess how the Miami passing game fa... (More)1 hour
8.N'Keal Harry: Opportunity knocks (RotoWire) With Julian Edelman (thumb) slated to miss some time, Harry will likely will see "plenty" of first-team action once training camp opens, Zack Cox of NESN.comreports. Analysis: Edelman's injury is not a long-term issue -- his recovery timetable is roughly three weeks -- but his absence from the early stages of training camp (the team's first practice is Thursday) will free up reps for Harry, as well Phillip Dorsett, Maurice Harris, Dontrelle Inman and Braxton Berrios. Meanwhile, veteran free agent addition Demaryius Thomas (Achilles) is on the PUP list. Given that he was a first-round draft pick this past April, Harry is a roster lock,... (More)1 hour
9.Lions put DE Trey Flowers on active/PUP (Rotoworld) Lions placed DE Trey Flowers (shoulder) on the active/PUP list. Analysis: Flowers underwent what was described as a "minor, cleanup" procedure on his shoulder after the Patriots won the Super Bowl. It's concerning he's not yet recovered, but there's been no indication Flowers is in any danger of missing significant time. Flowers inked a five-year, $90 million deal with the Lions in March.1 hour
10.Browns working out FA Orleans Darkwa (Rotoworld) Free agent RB Orleans Darkwa is working out for the Browns on Monday. Analysis: Darkwa is back to full health after tearing his Achilles' last October while working out for Jacksonville. Cleveland has Nick Chubb and Duke Johnson currently set to open the season atop the depth chart with Kareem Hunt suspended. Behind them, it's Dontrell Hilliard Trayvone Gray, and D'Ernest Johnson.2 hours
11.Kahale Warring starting out on active injury list (FantasyPros) Kahale Warring (undisclosed) was placed on Houston's Non-Football Injury list Sunday, Sarah Barshop of ESPN.com reports. Analysis: Warring was a third round pick for the Texans and has an opportunity to win the tight end job in training camp. Fantasy owners should keep an eye on updates as the rookie could be a good pickup in deeper leagues.2 hours
12.D'Onta Foreman looks good coming into camp (FantasyPros) Texans RBs coach Danny Barrett said D'Onta Foreman is "light-years ahead of where he was last year." Analysis: Foreman was out most of last season with an Achilles injury and never could get on the field and make an impact. If he can come back healthy in training camp he could end up seeing lots of work in the offense and could be a sleeper pick in fantasy drafts.2 hours
13.Jordan Thomas on top of the depth chart entering camp (FantasyPros) Jordan Thomas is at the top of the depth chart as the Texans prepare to kick off training camp next week, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Analysis: Thomas did not have the breakout many expected his rookie year. The tight end ended up catching 20 passes for 215 yards and four touchdowns on 27 targets. If Thomas can improve on last season and win the job he is worth owning in deeper fantasy leagues.2 hours
14.David Montgomery: Headed for busy preseason (RotoWire) Coach Matt Nagy said Montgomery will get "a fair amount of carries" in preseason games, Larry Mayer of the Bears' official site reports. Analysis: With Tarik Cohen locked in on passing downs, the Bears need to figure out how they'll divide the remaining backfield snaps between Montgomery and Mike Davis. The team invested significant resources in both players, with the veteran signing a two-year, $6 million contract that includes $3 million guaranteed, and the Iowa State product requiring a third-round pick at No. 73 overall. A strong showing during training camp and the preseason could put Montgomery in the lead role, a job that trans... (More)2 hours
15.Julio Jones (foot) day to day as camp op... (Rotoworld) Coach Dan Quinn said Julio Jones (foot) is still in the rehab process after sitting out minicamp. Analysis: Jones came onto the field with his Falcons teammates Monday as camp opened, but he was limited to side-field work with the training staff. Jones was bothered by a foot issue at the end of last season and has a history of foot injuries. In the grand scheme, this isn't that big of a deal as long as it doesn't linger. At 30 years old, Jones doesn't have to be out there for the start of camp. We don't envision this being anything more than a day-to-day issue.2 hours
16.DeAndre Carter lands on PUP list (FantasyPros) DeAndre Carter (undisclosed) was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Saturday according to the Houston Texans. Analysis: There has been no reports of an injury with Carter and he did re-sign with the team for one year. Fantasy owners should keep an eye on updates to see when the veteran wide receiver will get back on the field.2 hours
17.Jadeveon Clowney looking like a holdout for training camp (FantasyPros) Jadeveon Clowney didn't sign an extension before Monday's deadline and isn't expected to report to training camp, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Analysis: It looks like Clowney will miss training camp but will play in Week 1 for the Texans. Fantasy owners should keep an eye on updates to see what happens between the pass rusher and the team.2 hours
18.Will Fuller is expected to be ready for Week 1 (FantasyPros) Will Fuller (knee) is expected to be healthy for the start of the regular season, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Analysis: Fuller is coming off a torn ACL from last season and looks to be on target for a Week 1 return. Fantasy owners should be targeting Fuller in the later rounds of draft for his speed as he averaged 14.8 yards per catch over the past three seasons2 hours
19.J.J. Watt not expected to be on active/PUP list for long (FantasyPros) Texans placed DE J.J. Watt on the active/PUP according to Field Yates of ESPN. Analysis: Watt had knee surgery after the season and has declared himself healthy. Watt (knee) isn't expected to stay on the PUP list for long, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Expect Watt to be ready for the season opener.2 hours
20.DeAndre Hopkins gets placed on the active/PUP list (FantasyPros) Texans placed WR DeAndre Hopkins on the active/PUP list according to Field Yates of ESPN. Analysis: Hopkins dealt with various injuries last season the most significant being his shoulder. That looks to be the main reason he was put on the list. Hopkins can be activated at any time and it looks like he will be ready for Week 1.2 hours
21.Austin Hooper: Deemed healthy for camp (RotoWire) Hooper (ankle) was cleared for the start of training camp, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports. Analysis: Entering the fourth and final season of his rookie contract, Hooper was held out of June minicamp with a minor ankle injury. It isn't clear if the Falcons are interested in signing him to an extension, considering they recently completed big deals for DT Grady Jarrett and LB Deion Jones (foot) and now need to hammer out a new contract for Julio Jones (foot). Hooper's spot atop the TE depth chart is unquestioned, while his future with the team is far less secure.3 hours
22.Julian Edelman: Out three weeks with thumb injury (RotoWire) Edelman is expected to be out for the next three weeks with a thumb injury, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Analysis: Spotted with a brace over his left thumb, Edelman reportedly will miss most or all of training camp. The missed practice time isn't a huge concern for a 33-year-old veteran with 115 regular-season games and 18 playoff appearances to his name. Edelman's absence should free up additional first-team work for a number of players, including N'Keal Harry, Maurice Harris and Braxton Berrios.3 hours
23.Colts put WR Daurice Fountain on NFI lis... (Rotoworld) Colts placed WR Daurice Fountain (undisclosed) on the active/NFI list. Analysis: DE Carroll Phillips was placed on active/PUP. Fountain was taken in the fifth round of last year's draft and played just seven offensive snaps as a rookie, seeing zero targets. He faces an uphill battle to make the roster.3 hours
24.DeAndre Hopkins: Dealing with ankle injury (RotoWire) Hopkins was placed on the PUP list due to an ankle injury that's considered minor, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Analysis: Hopkins battled through ankle, foot, thumb and hamstring injuries during the 2018 season, playing all 16 games en route to finishing second in the NFL with 1,572 receiving yards. He then suffered a shoulder sprain in a playoff loss to the Colts, essentially playing with one arm for much of the contest. Hopkins later revealed that the shoulder injury involved ligaments coming off the bone, but he seems to have made a full recovery while sitting out the Texans' offseason program. The new ankle injury reported... (More)3 hours
25.J.J. Watt: Should practice soon (RotoWire) Watt (knee) isn't expected to stay on the PUP list for long, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Analysis: Watt had a minor knee procedure in mid-January and declared himself healthy in mid-April. It appears the Texans are being cautious, with no real threat to Watt's Week 1 availability. The 30-year-old returned to form in 2018 -- 61 tackles, 16 sacks, seven forced fumbles -- after struggling with a series of injuries the previous two seasons. Watt won't be eligible to practice until he's removed from the PUP list.3 hours
26.Ezekiel Elliott: Still deciding on holdout (RotoWire) Elliott hasn't made a final decision on holding out from training camp, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Analysis: With training camp set to begin Friday, the Cowboys still need to hammer out deals for Elliott, Dak Prescott and Amari Cooper. The latter two are entering contract seasons, while the running back is under team control through 2020 via the fifth-year option on his rookie contract. Elliott will lose an accrued season toward free agency if he doesn't report by Aug. 6, though it would become a moot point as soon as he signed a long-term contract. The Cowboys may be hesitant to extend Elliott before they finish deals for P... (More)3 hours
27.Sashi Brown lands job with the NBA's Wiz... (Rotoworld) The Washington Wizards of the NBA hired ex-Browns GM Sashi Brown as chief planning and operations officer.3 hours
28.Giants hosting free agents Cyprien, Bost... (Rotoworld) Free agents Johnathan Cyprien and Tre Boston are visiting the Giants on Monday. Analysis: Cyprien turns 29 later this month and missed all of last season with a torn ACL. He's at or near full health and is hoping to latch on with someone for camp and the regular season. Boston just turned 27 last month and spent last season with the Cardinals. Jabrill Peppers and Antoine Bethea are currently penciled in as the Giants' safety tandem with Michael Thomas in tow.3 hours
29.Edelman to miss three weeks with thumb i... (Rotoworld) ESPN's Adam Schefter reports is expected to be sidelined the first three weeks of training camp with a left thumb injury. Analysis: Edelman was spotted with a brace on the thumb at his youth camp over the weekend, and it's now being revealed he's going to miss a large chunk of camp. The good news is Edelman should still be ready in time for Week 1. However, this is just another injury in a long line of them for the 33-year-old. Braxton Berrios and Dontrelle Inman will soak up plenty of slot reps early in camp.4 hours
30.Julian Edelman out three weeks with thumb injury (FantasyPros) Julian Edelman is expected to be out the next three weeks with a thumb injury. Analysis: Edelman was spotted with a brace on his thumb, and will miss most or all of training camp. Edelman's absence will free up more first team reps for N'Keal Harry, Maurice Harris, and Braxton Berrios.4 hours
31.Trey Burton: Ready for practice (RotoWire) Burton (sports hernia) should be available Friday when the Bears hold their first practice of training camp, Dan Wiederer of The Chicago Tribune reports. Analysis: Burton had offseason surgery after missing Chicago's playoff loss to the Eagles in January. He's locked in as the top pass catcher at tight end, but the Bears' improvement at other positions will make it tricky for the 27-year-old to take a big step forward from last year's 76 targets. Burton had a 72 percent catch rate and 7.5 YPT, but he topped 40 yards just three times, with each instance occurring in the first six games of the season. He averaged 3.0 catches for 24.4 ya... (More)4 hours
32.Anthony Miller: Ready for training camp (RotoWire) Miller (shoulder) is expected to participate Friday when the Bears hold their first practice of training camp, Dan Wiederer of The Chicago Tribune reports. Analysis: GM Ryan Pace believes both Miller and Trey Burton (sports hernia) will be ready for practice, giving quarterback Mitchell Trubisky his full array of weapons. Miller had surgery in January after dislocating his left shoulder five or six times throughout his rookie season. His efficient work last year -- 7.8 YPT, seven TDs on 33 catches -- suggests he'll have a chance to challenge Taylor Gabriel for the No. 2 spot at wide receiver.4 hours
33.Edelman to miss 3 weeks with thumb injury (FFToday) Super Bowl MVP , spotted at his youth camp over the weekend with a small brace over his left thumb (see below photo), is expected to be sidelined about three weeks due to the injury, league sources tell @FieldYates and me. Analysis: Edelman is the most stable and veteran wide receiver on the Patriots roster so while it's not ideal that he's missing a good chunk of training camp, this injury shouldn't ding his fantasy value too much. With Edeleman out, N'Keal Harry, and should get more work.5 hours
34.Ravens NT Michael Pierce passed his phys... (Rotoworld) Ravens NT Michael Pierce, OLB Jaylon Ferguson, and DT Daylon Mack passed their physicals. Analysis: Pierce showed up to minicamp severely overweight with reports saying he looked "much heavier" than 340 pounds. The nose tackle has apparently got back into shape since, so he'll be out there for training camp after being removed from last month's program. Rookies Ferguson and Mack are expected to be depth options in 2019.17 hours
35.Pats OT Isaiah Wynn ready for training c... (Rotoworld) NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Patriots OT Isaiah Wynn passed his physical. Analysis: Wynn will avoid being placed on the active/PUP list and is ready to participate in training camp drills. It's great news for the Patriots since tackle depth is limited. Wynn was selected in Round 1 of the 2018 NFL Draft after showing versatility at Georgia and after dominating in pre-draft drills. A torn Achilles' ended his rookie season before it even started, but the Patriots showed confidence in his ability to return when they let Trent Brown walk in free agency this offseason.19 hours
36.Deatrich Wise: Placed on PUP list (RotoWire) New England placed Wise on its Physically Unable to Perform list with an ankle injury, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports. Analysis: Wise was unable to participate in the Patriots' offseason program while wearing a walking boot. When healthy, the 24-year-old is expected to contribute heavily to New England's defensive front unless third-round pick Chase Winovich can eat into his snaps.19 hours
37.Austin Hooper is good to go for training... (Rotoworld) Austin Hooper (ankle) is "good to go" for training camp. Analysis: Hooper was sidelined during minicamp because of his ankle injury, but he's in no danger of missing Week 1. Coach Dan Quinn believes Hooper is "ready to go to another level" in 2019 with another year of experience under his belt. With the Falcons offensive line looking improved, this is an offense worth buying. Hooper caught 71 passes last year but will need to show more explosiveness to be a weekly TE1.19 hours
38.Nate Ebner: Lands on PUP list (RotoWire) Ebner (undisclosed) was placed on the Patriots' Physically Unable to Perform list Sunday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports. Analysis: It's unclear what the exact nature of Ebner's injury is or how long he may need to recover. For the time-being, however, the 30-year-old has been deemed not ready to participate in on-field drills. Ebner can be activated from the PUP list at any time.19 hours
39.DeAndre Carter: Lands on PUP list (RotoWire) Carter (undisclosed) was placed on the physically unable to perform list. Analysis: It was unknown that Carter was dealing with an injury this offseason, but he will likely start camp on the PUP list. The 25-year-old earned a one-year deal this offseason with the Texans, after he suited up in seven games for Houston, nabbing 20 of 23 targets for 195 yards. It's unclear how long Carter will last on the list, but can come off at any time.19 hours
40.Demaryius Thomas: Lands on PUP list (RotoWire) The Patriots placed Thomas (Achilles) on their Physically Unable to Perform list Sunday, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Analysis: Thomas tore his left Achilles last December. It's the second such injury of the 31-year-old's career, as he tore his right Achilles during the 2011 season. Thomas likely won't stay on the PUP list for very long and he can be activated at any time between now and the end of preseason.20 hours
41.Cordrea Tankersley: Starting camp on PUP list (RotoWire) Tankersley (knee) was placed on the physically unable to perform list by the Dolphins on Sunday. Analysis: Tankersley is still dealing with a torn ACL that he suffered in November, and is still looking at a few months more of recovery according to his 9-to-12 month timetable. The 25-year-old's absence won't effect the defense much, considering Bobby McCain and recently-signed Xavien Howard will be back for 2019 after taking a significant portion of the cornerback snaps last season. He can come off the list at any time, but it's likely he won't be ready to start the regular season.20 hours
42.Sony Michel: Placed on PUP list (RotoWire) Michel (knee) was placed on New England's Physically Unable to Perform list Sunday, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Analysis: Michel was hoping to be ready for the starting of training camp, but it appears he'll begin camp on the PUP list. The 24-year-old was running at full speed during workouts in early July. Michel's stay on the PUP list should be rather brief as he progresses through his recovery and he can be activated at any time between now and the end of preseason.20 hours
43.Mike Hull: Starts camp on PUP-P list (RotoWire) Hull (undisclosed) was placed on the active/physically unable to perform list by the Dolphins on Sunday. Analysis: It wasn't known that Hull had been dealing with an injury coming into training camp, so this news comes as a surprise. The Penn State product joined the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2015 and has been a backup linebacker for the team ever since. He'll likely start camp being unable to participate, but can come off this list at any time.20 hours
44.Dwayne Allen: Heads to PUP list (RotoWire) Allen was placed on the physically unable to perform list by the Dolphins on Sunday. Analysis: Allen was unable to participate in any offseason work dealing with an undsiclosed injury, and will head to the PUP list as training camp nears. Given the injury designation and lack of details regarding Allen's health, it's unclear how long the veteran could be out for. The good news for the tight-end is that he can come off the list at any time.20 hours
45.DeAndre Hopkins: Lands on PUP list (RotoWire) The Texans placed Hopkins (shoulder) on their Physically Unable to Perform list Sunday, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Analysis: Hopkins revealed in early June that the shoulder injury he suffered in the postseason involved ligaments tearing off the bone and that it was more serious than the strain that many originally believed it to be. The 27-year-old was plagued by injuries in 2018, as he dealt with thumb, ankle, foot and hamstring issues throughout the regular season but never missed a game. Hopkins can be taken off the PUP list at any time between now and the end of preseason.20 hours
46.Pats placed OT Cajuste on active/NFI lis... (Rotoworld) Patriots placed third-round OT Yodny Cajuste on the active/non-football injury list. Analysis: Cajuste was held out of spring practices and still isn't ready for a return after undergoing offseason quad surgery. The treatment began prior to April's NFL Draft. Cajuste is expected to operate as a backup tackle early in his career, but a thin depth chart could push him into the starting lineup if he can get healthy and show well in practices. The good news for the Patriots is Isaiah Wynn dodged being placed on the active/PUP list today, meaning he's ready for on-field drills.20 hours
47.Kendrick Norton: Placed on NFI list (RotoWire) Norton (arm) was placed on the non-football injury list by the Dolphins on Sunday. Analysis: Norton was involved in a serious car crash this offseason and had his left arm amputated, bringing a tragic end to his NFL career. The 22-year-old will still be able to receive his full salary from the Dolphins in a classy gesture by the team. Norton spent 2018 on the Panthers' practice squad before he was signed by the Dolphins in December.20 hours
48.Pats send Deatrich Wise (ankle) to activ... (Rotoworld) Patriots placed DE Deatrich Wise on the active/PUP list. Analysis: Wise underwent offseason foot surgery, and he's not ready for team drills yet. Being placed on the active/PUP list doesn't mean he'll miss games in 2019 since he can be activated at any time. Wise should be ready to go before Week 1.20 hours
49.J.J. Watt: Placed on PUP list (RotoWire) Watt (undisclosed) was placed on Houston's Physically Unable to Perform list Sunday, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Analysis: Watt declared himself healthy April 16. It's unclear what the issue could be heading into training camp, as the 30-year-old is trying to bounce back from a pair of seasons plagued by various injuries. Watt can be taken off the PUP list at any time.20 hours
50.Montgomery to see plenty of preseason ca... (Rotoworld) Matt Nagy said rookie RB David Montgomery "should get a fair amount of carries in the preseason."20 hours
51.Clinton-Dix is 'likely' headed for activ... (Rotoworld) Bears S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, OL T.J. Clemmings, and DL Jonathan Harris are "likely" to be placed on active/PUP. Analysis: All three could be activated at any time if they were placed on the active/PUP list, so it's not a huge deal. Clinton-Dix suffered a knee sprain at the end of the offseason program. As long as it's not overly severe, Clinton-Dix should have enough time to be ready for the season opener. The Bears signed the veteran safety to a one-year contract this offseason.20 hours
52.Dolphins place DT Norton on reserve list (Rotoworld) Dolphins placed DT Kendrick Norton on the reserve/non-football injury list. Analysis: Norton's football career is over following a car accident, but the Dolphins are keeping him on the roster to help cover his medical bills. It's a classy move by the organization with Norton scheduled for even more surgeries. Norton is hoping to receive a prosthetic once he's recovered.21 hours
53.Texans rookie TE Warring put on active/P... (Rotoworld) Texans placed rookie TE Kahale Warring on active/PUP.21 hours
54.Dwayne Allen placed on active/PUP list (Rotoworld) Dolphins placed TE Dwayne Allen, LB Mike Hull, and CB Cordrea Tankersley on the active/PUP list. Analysis: All three can be activated at any time. Allen signed a two-year deal with Dolphins this offseason and is expected to operate as the second tight end behind Mike Gesicki. The veteran tight end is off the fantasy radar. The Dolphins also claimed OL Will Holden off waivers and waived cornerback Jamar Summers.21 hours
55.J.J. Watt placed on active/PUP list (Rotoworld) Texans placed DE J.J. Watt on the active/PUP. Analysis: Watt underwent a cleanup knee surgery soon after the Texans were bounced from the 2018 NFL Playoffs, so this could be the Texans taking a cautious approach with their superstar. Watt can be activated at any time and isn't in danger of missing games as far as we know. Despite numerous injuries, Watt racked up 16.0 sacks in 2018.21 hours
56.Pats place Demaryius Thomas on active/PU... (Rotoworld) Patriots placed WR Demaryius Thomas on active/PUP.21 hours
57.DeAndre Hopkins beginning camp on PUP li... (Rotoworld) Texans placed WR DeAndre Hopkins on the active/PUP list. Analysis: The issue is presumably Hopkins' shoulder. Speaking last month, Hopkins revealed he had ligaments "torn off the bone" in the Texans' playoff loss to the Colts. The active/PUP is a far less serious matter than the reserve/PUP, as players can be activated at any time. It appears Hopkins will be babied through the early days of camp, but there is zero concern as to his Week 1 status. He remains a safe first-round investment.21 hours
58.Patriots place Sony Michel on active/PUP (Rotoworld) Patriots placed RB Sony Michel (knee) on the active/PUP. Analysis: Michel can be activated at any time and is not expected in danger of missing the beginning of the season. The second-year running back had his knee scoped earlier this offseason but has reportedly been making progress since. Michel's knee troubles go back years and will remain a concern for the rest of his career. The rushing touchdown upside keeps him in play as an RB2, but rookie RB Damien Harris is a name to know.21 hours
59.Julio Jones shows up to training camp (Rotoworld) Julio Jones reported to training camp. Analysis: This was expected despite Jones being in the middle of contract negotiations. NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports "it may take a little while" before the Falcons and Jones reach an agreement, but it's a "most pressing priority." There's a chance Jones becomes the highest-paid receiver in the NFL when ink is put to paper. Jones is obviously a fantasy WR1 after leading the league in receiving yards in 2018.23 hours
60.Broncos OC compares his RBs to '18 ATL R... (Rotoworld) Broncos OC Rich Scangarello compared Royce Freeman and Phillip Lindsay to Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman. Analysis: Scangarello talked about how well the two backs complement each other with Freeman showing more power and Lindsay showing more finesse. The Broncos appear set to make running back touches more evenly split in 2019 by giving Freeman more carries in short-yardage situations. Freeman should see more than the 130 carries he had last year if he stays healthy.1 day
61.Travis Rudolph worked out for DEN this w... (Rotoworld) Free agent WR Travis Rudolph worked out for the Broncos last week. Analysis: It was his first workout for a team since tearing his ACL last October. He went home without a contract and is not guaranteed to get signed. If he does, Rudolph is destined for the practice squad.1 day
62.LeSean McCoy: Strong support from GM (RotoWire) Bills GM Brandon Beane continued to offer supportive words regarding McCoy's starting status this week, Sal Capaccio of WGR550 reports. "He's very confident, when you talk to him, that he still sees himself up here (raises hand up to show a high level), and I don't think you're changing that. And I wouldn't want him to think any different. But we're focused on this year. That's what we have him under contract for, and I definitely think he's got enough left in the tank to help us in 2019," said Beane. Analysis: Well, we don't expect the GM to say, "He's old and we're not sure we want him around ..." but everything coming out of One Bi... (More)1 day
63.River Cracraft: Working out at practice (RotoWire) Cracraft (oblique) is working out on the side of practice Sunday, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports. Analysis: Cracraft first was reported to have injured his oblique while fielding a punt but the report was later updated to indicate that he pulled it while diving for a catch at practice. He was initially ruled out for a week and his work with trainers on the side of practice is in line with that timetable.1 day
64.Jake Butt: Not practicing Sunday (RotoWire) Butt (knee) is not practicing Sunday, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports. Analysis: Butt participated in a few snaps of 7-on-7 work late last week. The team appears to be taking it slow with Butt as he works his way back from the third ACL tear in his career. He's competing for a backup tight end role with the Broncos and he'll look to get back on the field soon to avoid falling behind others at the position.1 day
65.Troy Fumagalli: Back practicing (RotoWire) Fumagalli practiced in full pads Sunday, Ryan O'Halloran of The Denver Post reports. Analysis: Fumagalli missed some practice time last week due to his hip injury and his return Sunday is in line with the day-to-day tag he was initially given. It's unclear what the specifics of the injury were but it doesn't appear to have been serious. The second-year tight end will look to stay healthy and see his first NFL action in 2019 after missing his rookie season with a sports hernia.1 day
66.Oshane Ximines finally agrees to rookie ... (Rotoworld) Giants signed third-round DE Oshane Ximines to a four-year contract. Analysis: The deal will be finalized Monday when training camp opens for rookies and select veterans. Selected with one of the picks New York acquired in the Odell Beckham trade, Ximines arrives on the heels of a standout tenure at Old Dominion that included, among other accomplishments, 176 career tackles, 32.5 sacks and a pair of all-conference nods.1 day
67.Jones a holdout candidate in Kansas City... (Rotoworld) According to Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star, Chiefs DL Chris Jones "embodies all the familiar signs" of a training camp holdout. Analysis: He and the Chiefs are reportedly far apart in contract talks—Jones is looking for a deal comparable to Frank Clark's, which included $63.5 million in guarantees, while Kansas City prefers something in the $45-50 million range. Jones, who is due a modest $1.19 million in the final year of his rookie deal, is hoping to cash in on the heels of his breakout 2018, a campaign that included a career-best 15.5 sacks. Unfortunately for Jones,... (More)1 day
68.Cajuste's camp availability in question? (Rotoworld) Patriots third-round OT Yodny Cajuste was held out of spring practices following offseason quad surgery. Analysis: The quad procedure didn't scare the Patriots off from drafting him at 101st overall. Trent Brown's free-agent defection combined with Jared Veldheer's surprise retirement have given the Patriots an aura of uncertainty at tackle. Further complicating matters, 2018 first-rounder Isaiah Wynn, a leading candidate to start on Tom Brady's blind side, is coming off a torn Achilles suffered last summer. Cajuste has the opportunity to be a helpful backup/swing option for the reigning Super Bowl champs, but first he'll have to ge... (More)1 day
69.Beat reporter expects J-Matt to make fin... (Rotoworld) Can Inman of the San Jose Mercury News projects Jordan Matthews to make the 49ers' 53-man roster. Analysis: Inman's "way-too-early guess" is that the Niners will roster six receivers out of training camp. He anticipates Dante Pettis, Deebo Samuel and Marquise Goodwin working in three-wide sets with Trent Taylor, Matthews and third-round rookie Jalen Hurd filling out the rest of San Francisco's receiving corps. That would leave Kendrick Bourne and Richie James on the outside looking in. Matthews, Taylor and James will spend the summer competing for slot reps in Santa Clara.1 day
70.Report: Julio Jones reporting to camp Su... (Rotoworld) ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Julio Jones will report for the start of Falcons training camp on Sunday. Analysis: Jones is seeking a new contract but has no plans to hold out, according to Schefter. Julio's long-awaited extension should come to fruition shortly and when it does, it could very well make him the highest-paid receiver in football. Coming off his second receiving yards title in 2018, the nine-year vet is on a Hall of Fame trajectory.1 day
71.Trinity Benson moving up Broncos depth c... (Rotoworld) Broncos WR Trinity Benson worked with the first-team offense in 11-on-11 drills Saturday. Analysis: The undrafted prospect out of East Central Oklahoma tested well across the board in Indy, running a 4.49 40-time and elite sub-6.9 three-cone drill. Benson (5'11/182) projects as a slot wideout with superior explosiveness, as proven by his eight catches and four runs of 20-plus yards at the collegiate level. Scout maven Dane Brugler considered Benson a late-round sleeper prior to the draft. He's a name to track if only for preseason DFS purposes.1 day
72.Lockett projects as a full-time slot rec... (Rotoworld) The Seattle Times' Bob Condotta believes the Seahawks will start the season with Tyler Lockett, David Moore, and Jaron Brown in three-receiver sets. Analysis: Seattle used three of their 11 picks in April on wide receivers, including D.K. Metcalf in the second, Gary Jennings in the fourth, and trading back into the seventh-round for Hawaii slot-specialist John Ursua. Although Moore or Brown may lose out to one of the younger prospects in camp, Lockett is essentially guaranteed full-time run in the slot from day one. The battle for Seattle's WR2-job is worth monitoring in August despite t... (More)1 day
73.Cardinals place Nkemdiche (knee) on PUP ... (Rotoworld) Cardinals placed DT Robert Nkemdiche (knee) on the active/PUP list. Analysis: The team also placed TE Charles Clay (knee), OL Max Garcia (knee), LB Brooks Reed (hip), CB Brandon Williams (back) and LB Dante Booker (knee) on the active/PUP list. All are eligible to return at any point during camp but cannot participate in on-field team work until they come off the list. Nkemdiche has been a major disappointment since being selected No. 29 overall in '16, and it would certainly help his chances in free agency if he's able to take to the field as soon as possible. Arizona notably declined h... (More)1 day
74.Kevin Hogan: Struggles with accuracy in camp (RotoWire) Hogan, even with clean pockets, was scattershot during practice Saturday, Andrew Mason of the team's official site reports. Analysis: Mason's comments come after several other reports of Hogan's penchant for interceptions during the first two days of camp. The journeyman came in and provided some stability to the backup quarterback position during a time of turmoil last season. He now appears to be the odd man out with the Broncos investing a second-round pick in Drew Lock and six-figure undrafted free agent signing bonus to Brett Rypien. Hogan could be feeling the pressure as he likely prepares to be auditioning for other teams this ... (More)1 day
75.Brandon Williams: Set to miss time (RotoWire) Williams is dealing with a back injury and was placed on the physically unable to perform list Saturday, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports. Analysis: There's no mention as to how severe the injury may be, so it's possible Williams could wind up missing some time. The 26-year-old played in 85 defensive snaps last year but was a minor factor on special teams, recording 192 kick-return yards. Williams figures to be in contention for a spot on the 53-man roster with Tramaine Brock, Chris Jones and Nate Brooks.1 day
76.Royce Freeman: Could split carries with Lindsay (RotoWire) After taking a backseat to Phillip Lindsay as a rookie last season, Freeman could see an increased role -- particularly in short-yardage and goal-line situations -- this season, Benjamin Allbright of KOA News Radio reports. Analysis: Freeman topped 50 yards three times and scored thrice in his first four games last season, but was later slowed by an ankle injury and the emergence of fellow rookie Phillip Lindsay. He scored just twice during the rest of the season and didn't top 50 yards again until Lindsay sat in Week 17. Lindsay isn't like other diminutive backs in that he has shown toughness and ball security when running between th... (More)1 day
77.Brooks Reed: Picks up hip injury (RotoWire) Reed (hip) will open the preseason on the physically unable to perform list, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports. Analysis: One of a number of February signings by the Cardinals shortly after the conclusion of the season, Reed and fellow offseason addition Charles Clay will both enter training camp on the PUP-P list due to lingering injuries. The designation allows both veterans to come back to practice at any point once they're healthy, and considering there's been no news about the hip injury prior to this point, it's fair to suggest Reed isn't expected to miss too much time.1 day
78.Robert Nkemdiche: Placed on preseason PUP list (RotoWire) Nkemdiche (knee) was placed on the physically unable to perform list Saturday, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports. Analysis: It's been a difficult offseason for the 2016 first-round pick. After playing in only 27 of his 48 potential appearances, the Cardinals opted not to pick up Nkemdiche's rookie fifth-year option in May. The edge rusher was then arrested June 6 for speeding and driving on a suspended license -- a legal event that has yet to yield any sort of repercussions while processing through the court systems. Considering Nkemdiche is expected to miss at least some regular-season action while he recovers from a t... (More)1 day
79.PFT: Zeke planning travel over attending... (Rotoworld) ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio reports Ezekiel Elliott is planning for a trip out of the country. Analysis: A lot could change in the next week, but it's beginning to sound as if Zeke will assuredly hold out into camp unless he receives a new deal. August 6 remains the looming date to monitor as Elliott would give up an accrued season toward free agency if he fails to report by that time, inching closer to becoming a restricted free agent rather than an unrestricted one on the open market following the 2020 season. The Cowboys open camp on July 27.1 day
80.Charles Clay: Lands on PUP-P (RotoWire) Clay, who is dealing with a knee issue, was placed on the physically unable to perform list Saturday, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports. Analysis: Clay, who was released by the Bills in February following four seasons with the franchise, signed a one-year contract with the Cardinals in the offseason and is expected to be the team's starting tight end this season. The Cardinals don't report to training camp until July 24, so it's possible the veteran tight end could be ready to practice shortly after, but the PUP listing allows for Clay and the team to manage his rehab at a more manageable pace. Ricky Seals-Jones stands ... (More)1 day
81.Troy Fumagalli: Missing time with hip injury (RotoWire) Fumagalli is day-to-day with a hip injury, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports. Analysis: Fumagalli missed his rookie year thanks to a sports hernia injury but was supposedly healthy entering training camp. While this newest ailment doesn't sound serious, he is in a fierce competition for playing time with the likes of Jake Butt, Noah Fant and Jeff Heuerman so any sort of absence could wind up being a major setback.1 day
82.Cards sign journeyman OLB/DL Sterling Ba... (Rotoworld) Cardinals signed OLB/DL Sterling Bailey. Analysis: Bailey's had a cup of coffee with the Colts, Seahawks, Vikings, Buccaneers and Panthers since initially coming into the league in '16. Arizona released OL Will Holden in a corresponding move.1 day
83.Cardinals place TE Charles Clay on PUP l... (Rotoworld) Cardinals placed TE Charles Clay (knee) on the active/PUP list. Analysis: The team also placed DE Robert Nkemdiche (knee), OL Max Garcia (knee), LB Brooks Reed (hip), CB Brandon Williams (back) and LB Dante Booker (knee) on the active/PUP list. All are eligible to return at any point during camp but cannot participate in on-field team work until they come off the list. Given Clay's injury history, Ricky Seals-Jones is a late-round flier worth monitoring if the former isn't available to return for Week 1.1 day
84.River Cracraft: Out at least a week (RotoWire) Cracraft is expected to miss "at least a week" with an oblique injury, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports. Analysis: Cracraft evidently picked up the injury fielding a punt late during Friday's practice. While the severity isn't known, the fact the second-year receiver is out at least a week is a bit troubling, especially considering two separate Broncos receivers retired this week potentially opening the door for Cracraft to earn a spot on the 53-man roster. Juwann Winfree and Fred Brown stand to benefit the most with Cracraft's absence.1 day
85.Devin White: Will sign rookie contract (RotoWire) White will sign his rookie contract Saturday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports. Analysis: White was one of the few remaining 2019 first-round picks not to have signed his rookie deal, but the Bucs never seemed worried about the possibility of the middle linebacker missing any training camp. White and fellow inside backer Lavonte David should be among the fastest starting tandem in the NFL.1 day
86.Bucs sign LB Devin White to rookie deal (Rotoworld) Bucs signed No. 5 overall pick LB Devin White to a four-year contract. Analysis: White was late to sign but wont miss any training camp time. After letting Kwon Alexander walk, the Bucs are counting on heavy snaps from White in Year 1. White should be an every-down starter in the middle of Todd Bowles' defense.2 days
87.Will Fuller: Expected back Week 1 (RotoWire) Fuller (knee) is expected to be healthy for the start of the regular season, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Analysis: This shouldn't come as a surprise, as the expectation since Fuller suffered a torn ACL in late October was that the speedy wideout would be available Week 1 of the new campaign. The Texans did exercise Fuller's fifth-year option, so there's some incentive for the 2016 first-round pick, who has missed 17 games in the past three seasons, to stay on the field in 2019. While Fuller's availability remains a concern, the 25-year-old has consistently been a downfield threat thus far in his career, averaging a ... (More)2 days
88.Jordan Thomas: Enters camp atop depth chart (RotoWire) Thomas is at the top of the depth chart as the Texans prepare to kick off training camp next week, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Analysis: Thomas, a 2018 sixth-round pick, had a successful season as a rookie, catching 20 passes on 27 targets for 215 yards and four touchdowns. While he enters camp atop the depth chart, there will be competition from fellow 2018 draft pick Jordan Akins and 2019 third-round pick Kahale Warring. A committee approach may be the preferred strategy. "We've got a rotation going. So, you never know until you get into training camp. It's going to be a great competition. All of us are great athl... (More)2 days
89.Jordan Akins: More diversity in 2019 (RotoWire) Akins is expected to be utilized in several positions in 2019, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Analysis: Akins lined up as a slot receiver and fullback last season and expects to be used in those positions even more in 2019. "I would say slot receiver," Akins said. "Special teams as well, up-back, punt return as well as fullback. Just moving us around, I think we can create more mismatches. All of our tight ends bring a different set of skills." Akins, last year's third-round draft pick, and 2018 sixth-rounder Jordan Thomas return as the leaders at tight end with 2019 third-rounder Kahale Warring also in the mix. Thomas... (More)2 days
90.Ravens LG Alex Lewis goes on active/PUP ... (Rotoworld) Ravens placed LG Alex Lewis (shoulder) on the active/PUP list. Analysis: Lewis is working his way back from offseason shoulder surgery. It's not a great sign he's still not ready to practice, but be can come off the list at any time. Barring setbacks, Lewis should be ready for Week 1.2 days
91.PFT: Chiefs may look to trade Tyreek Hil... (Rotoworld) ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio suggests the Chiefs may look to trade contract-year WR Tyreek Hill. Analysis: The Chiefs plan to resume long-term talks with Hill now that he's been cleared of a suspension. The sides weren't close before his off-field situation, so it's hard to see a deal getting worked out. Hill could push for $20 million annually — potentially pricing himself out of Kansas City. With Mecole Hardman as an in-house fallback, it's possible the Chiefs tag-and-trade Hill next offseason. 2 days
92.Will Fuller (knee) on track for Week 1 (Rotoworld) The Houston Chronicle expects Will Fuller (knee) to be ready for Week 1. Analysis: Fuller did get in any reps at OTAs. He could miss or be limited in the early stages of training camp, but he's progressing on schedule. Fuller played just seven games before going down last year and has yet to play a full season since entering the league. He'll be 11 months removed from surgery for Week 1.2 days
93.McVay: Todd Gurley (knee) 'ready' for ca... (Rotoworld) Rams coach Sean McVay said Todd Gurley (knee) is "ready to go." Analysis: "He's feeling great," McVay said on Jimmy Kimmel Live. "One of the things about Todd is he's a great competitor. He's earned the right to have the plan that we had this offseason." McVay's comments come after Gurley told NFL Network his knee was a non-issue. The Rams may limit his reps early, but Gurley should be cleared for the start of training camp.2 days
94.Quinnen Williams unsigned for start of c... (Rotoworld) Jets rookie DT Quinnen Williams didn't report for the start of training camp. Analysis: Williams has still yet to sign his rookie contract. The Jets did the same with Sam Darnold last year, who skipped the first few practices before reporting to camp. It's not clear what the holdup is with Williams, but he shouldn't miss much time.2 days
95.Josh Jacobs could see more receiving work (FantasyPros) Josh Jacobs could see more receiving work at the expense of Jalen Richard. Analysis: Expect Jalen Richard to lose a "good chunk" of his receiving work to rookie Josh Jacobs, Vic Tafur of the Athletic reports. Gruden has been talking up Jacobs as a three-down back and expects too see a heavy workload. With the recent rumors, Richard who led the team with 68 receptions last season, would see his fantasy value take a massive hit. Now that his contract is squared away, Josh Jacobs' ADP is expected to rise as we get closer into the preseason. This recent news only boosts his fantasy value for 2019.2 days
96.Demarcus Robinson to fill Chris Conley role (FantasyPros) Demarcus Robinson will be asked to replace Chris Conley in the Kansas City offense. Analysis: Conley didn't light the world on fire, but did play 77 percent of the snaps with a 32-334-5 receiving line. Robinson played 419 offensive snaps and went 22-288-4 on 33 targets last season. His superior per-snap and per-target efficiency makes him an intriguing option for the Chiefs. With Tyreke Hill avoiding suspension, Robinson will be the fourth receiving option for the Chiefs this season, and someone who should be closely monitored in this high-powered offense.2 days
97.Phillip Lindsay getting first team reps (FantasyPros) Phillip Lindsay (wrist) is getting first team reps and practiced without limitations on the first day of Broncos camp. Analysis: Lindsay didn't receive a single handoff all offseason, so this is a good sign that he is fully healthy heading into training camp. It was previously reported that Lindsay would be eased into action as training camp proceeds, but barring a setback, he should be over last year's wrist injury. Lindsay remains on top of the depth chart and is an RB2 with upside.2 days
98.Damon Harrison: Agent meeting with team (RotoWire) Harrison's agent with meet with the Lions in hopes of securing a a new contract, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports. Analysis: Harrison skipped voluntary workouts last spring and mandatory minicamp in June, although it's unclear whether he would sit out of training camp as well. The Lions as a whole begin training camp Wednesday, and the eight-year-pro would induce a fine of $40,000 a day if he decides to not attend. After being acquired in a trade with the Giants in October, Harrison racked up 50 total tackles, 3.5 sacks and a forced fumble over the last 10 games of the season. The 30-year-old currently has two seasons le... (More)2 days
99.Brian Hill: Competing for No. 3 job (RotoWire) Hill will have the opportunity to claim the Falcons' No. 3 running back spot heading into 2019, D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Analysis: The starting and backup roles are already locked in with Devonta Freeman and Ito Smith, respectively, after the departure of Tevin Coleman. Hill's competition for the No. 3 role comes primarily in the form of rookie Qadree Ollison and six-year-pro Kenjon Barner. Ollison ran for 1,213 yards on 6.3 YPC over 14 starts at Pitt in 2018, while Barner currently projects to have a heavy hand in the return game for Atlanta, which could be his ticket to a roster spot. Hill sa... (More)2 days
100.LeSean McCoy's roster status not guarant... (Rotoworld) MMQB's Albert Breer reports some around the league believe the Bills could cut or trade LeSean McCoy before Week 1. Analysis: The Bills have backed McCoy all offseason despite his career worst 2018. With Frank Gore and T.J. Yeldon added to the mix, it's possible one of the veterans becomes expendable if rookie Devin Singletary can put together a strong training camp. McCoy has the highest salary — the Bills can save $6.4 million from his release — but it would be surprising if he didn't play out the final year of his deal in Buffalo.2 days

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