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Feleipe Franks will have a chance to work with the first-team offense during spring practice, Edgar Thompson of the Orlando Sentinel reports.

Impact

2016 starter Luke Del Rio recently underwent shoulder surgery, which will keep him out for the entirety of Florida's spring practices. With that, Franks and fellow redshirt freshman Kyle Trask will likely rotate between the first and second team offenses this spring. Franks was a highly touted recruit coming out of high school and will likely have at least an early edge on Trask. If Franks is able to leave a strong impression on the coaching staff, Florida's quarterback competition in fall camp once Del Rio returns will be one of the most compelling in college football.

Luke Del Rio underwent successful surgery on his throwing shoulder and is expected to remain out for spring practices, Robbie Andreu of The Gainesville Sun reports.

Impact

Del Rio started six games for Florida during the 2016 campaign, completing 114-of-201 passes for 1,358 yards, eight touchdowns and eight interceptions. However, a nagging shoulder injury kept him sidelined for nearly the entire second half of the season and it was determined after the Outback Bowl that Del Rio would need surgery. That surgery was performed successfully in recent days, and Del Rio will now take the long road to recovery. While he's not expected to be ready for spring practices, Del Rio should still be good to go by the start of the 2017 opener. Still, with Austin Appleby out of eligibility, Del Rio's absence in spring could allow the likes of Feleipe Franks and Kyle Trask to make strong impressions on the coaching staff.

Derrick Mitchell will leave Iowa as a graduate transfer, Cedar Rapids Gazette writer Marc Morehouse reports.

Impact

Mitchell was hurt pretty much all the time at Iowa and finished his Hawkeye career with just 174 yards and three touchdowns on 27 carries, but he just might have a shot at resurfacing at the FBS level. Listed at 6-foot-1, 220 pounds, Mitchell offers some intrigue after showing some passing-down ability in the past. He could be on the 2017 fantasy radar if he stays in the FBS.

Gus Edwards will transfer from Miami, Fox Sports' Bruce Feldman reports.

Impact

Even with Joseph Yearby heading to the NFL Draft, Edwards will head to another program for his final season of eligibility. He appeared in 11 games in 2016 as a redshirt junior, taking 59 rushes for 290 yards and a touchdown. There's no indication as to where Edwards will transfer at this point.

Rocky Reid will transfer from Wake Forest, Les Johns of the Demon Deacon Digest reports.

Impact

Reid carried the ball just 22 times for 54 yards in his first season with Wake Forest and with guys like Cade Carney, Matt Colburn and Arkeem Byrd still on the roster, there isn't a direct line to playing time heading into the 2017 season. He's yet to provide a destination for his eventual transfer, but he'll likely look for school where he has a better chance of seeing the field early on in his collegiate career.

Jake Browning recently underwent surgery on his right shoulder and is expected to be sidelined for around six weeks, Adam Jude of the Seattle Times reports.

Impact

Browning reportedly suffered the injury back in November originally, but was able to play through it for the majority of the season. While the exact nature and severity of the injury remains unclear, the six-week timetable seems to indicate it was more of a clean-up procedure than anything and he's not in danger of missing any time come spring practices. He'll go through a heavy dose of rest and recovery over the next month and a half, with the expectation of being good to go ahead of the 2017 campaign. As a sophomore, Browning completed 243-of-391 pass attempts for 3,430 yards, 43 touchdowns and nine interceptions.

Malik Henry has enrolled at Independence Community College, Josh Newberg of 247 Sports reports.

Impact

The former highly touted recruit had a rocky and brief career at Florida State as he was suspended during fall camp for a violation of team rules and opted to transfer after just one semester at the school. The timing of his transfer will allow him to qualify as a member of the 2018 Junior College recruiting class, meaning that he could reemerge with another FBS program as soon as next January.

Janarion Grant has been granted a medical redshirt and will return to Rutgers for the 2017 season, Ryan Dunleavy of NJ.com reports.

Impact

Rutgers will be getting its most explosive play maker back for his final season after he was granted a medical redshirt. His season was cut short in Week 4 when he suffered a broken ankle at the end of a 76-yard catch and run against Iowa. Grant was already off to an excellent start to the season prior to his injury with a pair of special teams touchdowns to go with three rushing touchdowns through less than four full games. Rutgers' offense struggled mightily without Grant and finished dead last in the nation with 3,398 total yards from scrimmage and second to last in scoring with 15.7 points per game. Grant's return provides the offense and return game with a proven difference maker.

Jay Scheel has opted to end his football career and will no longer be with the Hawkeye program, Steve Batterson of the Quad-City Times reports.

Impact

Scheel cited injury concerns as the main reason why he's no longer going to play, which makes sense, as he was limited to just six games during the 2016 campaign. The sophomore wideout finishes his career with five receptions for 56 yards.

David Cornwell will transfer to Nevada, the Reno Gazette-Journal reports.

Impact

Cornwell will have two remaining years of eligibility and will be eligible to play in 2017. Cornwell brings unprecedented recruiting pedigree to Nevada, but he's not guaranteed to beat out incumbent starter Ty Gangi, who was relatively promising as a sophomore in 2016. Nevada's offense could provide standout fantasy value, in any case, as former Arizona State offensive coordinator Jay Norvell figures to bring an uptempo, aggressive offense to the Wolfpack.

Jeff Badet is transferring from Kentucky, Jon Hale of The Courier-Journal reports.

Impact

This is a shock out of Lexington, as Badet was Kentucky's leading receiver with 670 yards on 31 catchers and four touchdowns. He will be able to transfer and play immediately as a graduating senior. The Orlando native's 21.6 yards per catch was the sixth highest mark in the nation last season.

Shai McKenzie announced Thursday that he will transfer to another program for his final season of eligibility.

Impact

As a summer of 2017 graduate, McKenzie will be eligible to play immediately once he arrives on his next campus. McKenzie arrived in Blacksburg as one of the most highly touted running back prospects in his class, but injuries marred his career at Virginia Tech. It's unclear where McKenzie will transfer to, but he mentioned his intention to play at another FBS school in his announcement.

Travis Rudolph has decided to forgo his senior season at Florida State to enter the NFL draft, Safid Deen of the Orlando Sentinel reports.

Impact

Rudolph possesses above average measurables and is smart enough to find openings in zone defenses. He may need to pack on a few pounds to withstand the rigors of an NFL season, but he did notch 56 grabs for 840 yards and seven touchdowns in his junior season with the Seminoles despite shaky quarterback play at times. He will likely receive an invite to the NFL Combine, where he will be able to skills before scouts in preparation for the start of his professional career.

Eric Dungey (concussion) is fully healthy and ready to participate in spring practices, Dungey's father told the Syracuse Post-Standard.

Impact

Dungey's status will still warrant monitoring heading into the spring, but his father's assurances are very welcome all the same. Even with top wideout Amba Etta-Tawo on the way out, Dungey will be in position to post big fantasy numbers again in 2017 with a little durability luck.

Torrance Gibson will transfer to Cincinnati and return to playing quarterback, Bill Landis of Cleveland.com reports.

Impact

Gibson switched to wide receiver after committing to Ohio State but will now return to playing quarterback as he joins the Bearcats. He redshirted as a freshman in 2015 and then spent the entirety of last season under suspension after violating a university code of conduct.

Artavis Scott announced he will enter the 2017 NFL Draft.

Impact

Scott isn't one of the headliners at the receiver position in this draft, but he's a fine slot prospect for the NFL and could push into the third- and fourth-round range if he runs well at the Combine. His Clemson career was defined by diminished returns, as his excellent 2014 true freshman season, when he caught 76 passes for 965 yards and eight touchdowns, proved to easily be his best year. From there he posted 901, and 614 yards in the respective subsequent seasons. Still, Scott's reliable hands (245 receptions in three years) and his superb freshman season give a general sense of promise in his prospect profile. His exit forces Clemson to lean more heavily on Ray Ray McCloud and Deon Cain.

ArDarius Stewart is expected to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft, al.com reports.

Impact

Stewart (6-foot-1, 204 pounds) caught 54 passes for 864 yards and eight touchdowns in 2016, with the latter two categories marking team-leading figures for the Crimson Tide. With him gone, Calvin Ridley will be in position for a breakout season in 2017.

Josh Allen will return to Wyoming for his redshirt junior season, Matt Miller of NFL Draft Scout reports.

Impact

Allen posted a strong season for the Cowboys in 2016, finishing with 3,203 passing yards and 28 passing touchdowns. The big-armed quarterback will use another year of seasoning to potentially improve his draft stock in 2017 and puts the Cowboys in good position to make some noise.

Ryan Willis announced via his Twitter that he will be transferring to Virginia Tech next season.

Impact

Willis played in six games this season, passing for 811 yards, three touchdowns and seven interceptions. He was underwhelming in his performances, prompting Kansas to move forward with freshman Carter Stanley for the second-half of the season. Willis will likely have to sit out a season before he can return to the field as a Hokie.

Courtland Sutton announced Wednesday that he will return to SMU for his senior season.

Impact

American Athletic Conference secondaries will have to account for the extremely talented Sutton for another season as he announced that he'll be returning to school in 2017. He racked up 76 catches for 1,246 yards and 10 touchdowns in 2016 and his 16.39 YPR mark ranked second among AAC receivers with at least 50 receptions. Sutton (6-4, 215) is a big-bodied receiver who shows his basketball background with his leaping ability, but his height and long strides do not take away from his top end speed, either. Provided that he stays healthy, Sutton could work himself into the top five wide receiver conversation in next year's draft.