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Steelers | Demarcus Christmas lands on IR   Pittsburgh Steelers DT Demarcus Christmas (undisclosed) was transferred from the Waived/Injured list to the Reserve/Injured list Tuesday, July 6.  07/06 16:01
49ers | San Fran parts with Nate Gerry   San Francisco 49ers LB Nate Gerry was released Tuesday, July 6.  07/06 15:39
Patriots | Mac Jones gets rookie deal finalized   New England Patriots first-round pick QB Mac Jones (Alabama) signed a four-year contract worth $15.6 million Tuesday, July 6. The deal includes a fifth-year team option.  07/06 15:21
Buccaneers | Cameron Kinley cleared to play   Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Cameron Kinley (Navy) received clearance from United States Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin to attend training camp this summer. Austin's decision overturns a previous decision from the Naval Academy that barred Kinley from delaying his commission.  07/06 15:14
Raiders | RB Drake to Play Some WR Too   Mike Clay, from ESPN, reports Las Vegas Raiders RB Kenyan Drake expects to play a more versatile role including taking snaps at wide receiver. Footballguys View: Jon Gruden has talked previously about using Drake all over the formation. Josh Jacobs is the lead back and will get plenty of work, but it sounds like Drake will have some things designed for him to get the ball in space. From a fantasy perspective, Drake could have some value in PPR formats as a flex player. He's currently going off the board at RB36 (8.02) in 12-team PPR leagues.  07/06 13:45
Patriots | N'Keal Harry ready to move on   New England Patriots WR N'Keal Harry and his agent formally requested a trade Tuesday, July 6. Footballguys View: Harry was a first-round pick who just didn't work out with the Patriots. Injuries and inconsistencies have plagued his game, and he's not been a great fit for the scheme. We can't see the Patriots getting much in return for Harry. Perhaps some team is willing to part ways with a late-round pick to give Harry a second chance.  07/06 13:13
Broncos | Javonte Williams the leader in backfield?   Denver Broncos RB Javonte Williams will lead the team in attempts and rushing yards at the end of the season, in the opinion of beat writer Ryan O'Halloran. Footballguys View: Williams is a talented back, arguably the best in the 2021 NFL draft, and that's why the Broncos moved up in the early second round to select him. He'll compete with Melvin Gordon in training camp, and it wouldn't be a surprise to see him win the no.1 job. However, this has the makings of a RBBC and could be near a 50-50 split between the two. The Broncos are going to be a run-heavy offense and there is RB3/flex value for both backs.  07/06 11:43
Panthers | Dan Arnold ready to break out   Carolina Panthers TE Dan Arnold said he's ready to take on a bigger role in the Panthers' offense. 'Having the opportunity to start becoming a good player and a guy who can make a difference on this team, I'm most excited for that,' Arnold said. 'I feel like I've done my time; I'm ready to go out and make plays consistently.' Footballguys View: Fantasy GMs looking for deep sleeper tight ends are looking at Arnold based on how he's flashed earlier in his pro career and based off the opportunity he now has with the Panthers. In 2020 with the Cardinals, Arnold had 31 receptions on 45 targets for 438 yards and four touchdowns. Arnold will compete with Ian Thomas to be the lead tight end for the Panthers. In most leagues, Arnold is not getting drafted so keep him on your waiver wire speed dial as a TE3 with upside if he hits for his new team.  07/06 09:30
Cowboys | Dallas an option for Richard Sherman?   Free-agent CB Richard Sherman (49ers) could be an option for the Dallas Cowboys if the team decides to add a veteran cornerback during the start of the regular season, in the opinion of CowboysWire's Asa Henry.  07/05 16:46
Bengals | Trey Hopkins may miss start of camp   Cincinnati Bengals C Trey Hopkins (knee) may not be ready for the start of training camp but appears to have a chance to be ready for Week 1.  07/05 14:04
Jets | Keelan Cole sees time with starters   New York Jets WR Keelan Cole received snaps with the first-team offense during offseason workouts and could compete for a starting job during training camp. Footballguys View: There has been a steady drumbeat this offseason about Cole. The Jets wide receiver situation is one to watch in training camp and the preseason. They have Corey Davis and rookie Elijah Moore as potential starters on the outside with Jamison Crowder working the slot. Cole is going to battle with Moore for that outside spot and will get work as a reserve if he's not a starter. They also could use 3-WR sets with Davis and Cole on the outside and Moore in the slot.  07/05 13:38
Browns | Greg Newsome to compete   Cleveland Browns CB Greg Newsome will be pushed by CB Greedy Williams in training camp.  07/05 11:50
Browns | Nick Chubb may be paced early on   Cleveland Browns RB Nick Chubb could be paced early on in order to attempt to get him through 24 games through the preseason, regular season and playoffs, in the opinion of beat writer Mary Kay Cabot. Footballguys View: It's a 17-game regular season schedule. Add on the preseason and a potential deep postseason run, and you can see how Chubb could be managed. Keep this in mind early in the season if Kareem Hunt is getting a bit more work. Chubb missed four games last year due to a knee injury and will have his workload monitored. He's a top-5 fantasy running back who is going off the board in the middle of the first round of most drafts.  07/05 11:45
Browns | Anthony Schwartz update   Cleveland Browns WR Anthony Schwartz (hamstring) should be ready to practice during training camp, but the Browns want to make sure his hamstring is fully healed before turning him loose. Footballguys View: Schwartz, a 2021 third-round pick out of Auburn, has a game that is all about speed, speed and more speed. Hamstring injuries are especially concerning for speedy players like him. The team is likely to test him out at the beginning of camp to see how much he can handle early on. A big play waiting to happen (six plays from Schwartz went over 50 yards in 2020), Schwartz is competing for no.4 on the depth chart behind Odell Beckham Jr, Jarvis Landry and Rashard Higgins.  07/05 11:41
Jaguars | Trevor Lawrence signs rookie deal   Jacksonville Jaguars No. 1 overall pick QB Trevor Lawrence signed his four-year, $36.8 million rookie deal that includes $24.1 million in guaranteed money Monday, July 5. All rookie, first-round deals include fifth-year options. Footballguys View: Lawrence has the tools to be a franchise quarterback in the NFL. He's a rare "can't miss" prospect in the same way guys like Andrew Luck, Peyton Manning or John Elway were thought of. Lawrence is smart, accurate, has the arm strength to make all the throws required in the NFL and he's capable of picking up yards with his legs if need be. He'll start from day one, likely have some rookie struggles but pick up on things quickly.  07/05 10:19
Browns | Odell Beckham recovering well   Cleveland Browns WR Odell Beckham Jr. (knee) has looked like a freak of nature in the way that he has recovered from a torn anterior cruciate ligament, in the opinion of beat writer Mary Kay Cabot. Footballguys View: It's a make-or-break year for Beckham. Injuries and inconsistencies have plagued his game ever since he signed in Cleveland. The Browns will probably be cautious with him in the early part of training camp. He's more of a WR3/Flex play for Fantasy GMs in 2021.  07/05 08:42
Titans | Delanie Walker expects to sign soon   Free-agent TE Delanie Walker (Titans) expects to sign with a team before training camp. Footballguys View: Walker has been getting a bit of interest on the open market. He opted out of the 2020 season due to COVID concerns but is back in action for the 2021 season. The 49ers could be his landing spot. Walker played for the 49ers from 2006 to 2012.  07/05 07:52
Vikings | Minnesota closing in on key extensions?   Minnesota Vikings S Harrison Smith and OT Brian O'Neill have reportedly engaged in contract extension talks with the team recently, according to KSTP's Darren Wolfson.  07/04 23:16
Jets | Corey Davis made big leap   New York Jets WR Corey Davis averaged 2.58 receiving yards per route run in 2020, improving on his 2019 mark by more than a yard. Footballguys View: Davis flourished with the Titans last year, and that's why the Jets were so excited to sign him in free agency. He is coming off a career high of 984 yards and five touchdowns, along with his second-highest target total (92). With a rookie quarterback Zach Wilson, Davis should be considered a WR4/flex for Fantasy GMs in 2021.  07/04 20:03
Dolphins | Tua Tagovailoa struggled over middle   Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa's 67.9 completion percentage on throws between the numbers ranked 30th among 32 qualified quarterbacks in 2020. Footballguys View: Most young quarterbacks struggle over the middle, and that's one of the reasons they can be easy to gameplan against. Tagovailoa is going to be asked to show more aggression as a passer in 2021, and that includes being better over the middle. The tight ends will help there, but so will slot receiver Jaylen Waddle. The 2021 first-round pick is a playmaker who can take a short pass and turn it into long gains.  07/04 19:24
Updated 2021-07-24 10:06:26