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Dekoda Watson was released by the Cowboys Friday, Todd Archer of ESPN reports.

Impact

The 27-year-old could sign elsewhere as a depth linebacker, but don't expect more than few tackles from him next season unless a starter goes down.

Josh Brent has been moved to the Reserve/Retired List, Nick Eatman of dallascowboys.com announces.

Impact

Brent is only 27, so it's not like he's grown out of the game. There's no shortage to the personal problems Brent had to deal with off the field, so he might be leaving the game to get his life in order. Rolando McClain once dealt with a similar situation then later returned, so it's not 100 percent we've seen the last of Brent in the NFL.

Kevin White has signed a deal with the Bears for four years, with a fifth year option, Jeff Dickerson of ESPN reports.

Impact

White was drafted seventh overall by Chicago in the first round of the NFL draft and has now signed a maximum rookie contract worth $16.6 million with the team. With Brandon Marshall being traded to the Jets, White will step right in and stand opposite of Alshon Jeffery as their second wide receiver. With that, White will have the opportunity to make an immediate fantasy impact so long as Jay Cutler has an efficient season at quarterback.

Michael Crabtree is expected to start for the Raiders this season, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

This was generally assumed when Crabtree signed with Oakland last month, but James Jones' release effectively cemented Crabtree into a starting role alongside first-round pick Amari Cooper. Crabtree disappointed in his final year with San Francisco, averaging a career-low 10.3 yards per reception with four touchdowns, forcing him to settle for a one-year, "prove it" deal this offseason.

Stefon Diggs, a fifth-round draft pick, signed a four-year, $2.507 million contract with the Vikings on Thursday, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Impact

A former five-star recruit, Diggs looked like a future day one or two draft pick during his freshman season at Maryland, but he never made much progress from there. While injuries and terrible quarterback play were partially to blame, Diggs lacks the size, strength and deep speed that teams want from a No. 1 wideout. He's still a nice get for Minnesota in the fifth round, as he likely would've gone earlier if the draft weren't so loaded at his position. Diggs is at his best with the ball in his hands, and those hands are pretty reliable. He probably won't be much of a contributor on offense as a rookie, but the former Terp could potentially step right in as a return man. Unfortunately, the Vikings already have Cordarrelle Patterson to handle kickoffs and Marcus Sherels to handle punts. Diggs may thus need a strong training camp and preseason to earn any kind of role for the 2015 Vikings.

DeVante Parker, the 14th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, agreed to a four-year, $10.9 million contract with the Dolphins on Thursday, Alex Marvez of FOX Sports reports.

Impact

The Dolphins overhauled their receiving corps in the offseason, swapping out Mike Wallace, Brian Hartline, Brandon Gibson and Charles Clay for Parker, Kenny Stills, Greg Jennings and Jordan Cameron. There's plenty of competition for targets, but Parker does have the benefit of joining a team with a decent starting quarterback in place. He also has the talent to emerge as Ryan Tannehill's go-to receiver, though Amari Cooper and Kevin White unquestionably landed in better situations for piling up targets. With all the new faces, Miami's offense is worth keeping a close eye on throughout training camp and the preseason.

Trae Waynes, the 11th overall selection the 2015 NFL Draft, agreed to a four-year contract with the Vikings on Thursday, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports.

Impact

With Xavier Rhodes locked into one starting spot, Waynes will likely compete against veterans Terence Newman, Josh Robinson and Captain Munnerlyn for snaps. The rookie has the highest ceiling of the bunch, as the other three guys are borderline starting-caliber players. It's been a while since the Vikings had decent depth at cornerback, but if Waynes can step right in and contribute, they should be in pretty good shape at the position this season.

Amari Cooper, the fourth overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, signed with the Raiders on Thursday.

Impact

Terms of the deal were not initially disclosed, but Buffalo's Sammy Watkins got $19.94 million over four years as the No. 4 overall selection last season, and Cooper's deal will be in the same neighborhood. The former Crimson Tide superstar should immediately step in as Derek Carr's go-to receiver, in an offense that threw the ball on an NFL-high 66.1 percent of its plays last season. While the Raiders surely hope they won't be forced to throw so often in 2015, Cooper should see plenty of targets. The competition for Carr's attention consists of Michael Crabtree, Rod Streater, Andre Holmes, Mychal Rivera and Clive Walford.

The Bills did not draft another quarterback, nor have they brought another one in after signing a handful of undrafted free agents Monday. That leaves the main competition for the starting job between Matt Cassel (foot) and EJ Manuel, with Tyrod Taylor and Jeff Tuel seemingly looking like longer shots to compete.

Impact

Right now, it's a neck-and-neck race between the top two QBs, each of whom brings vastly different offerings to Rex Ryan's new table. Cassel offers a veteran presence and stability that can manage a game should Ryan and offensive coordinator Greg Roman feel their team is strong enough everywhere else, while Manuel offers more speed, arm strength, risk, and reward. At least there's not another fresh face added to the mix. This may be the most up-for-grabs QB battle in the NFL this summer.

Maxx Williams, who was selected with the 55th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, has agreed to a four-year, $4.05 million contract with the Ravens, Aaron Wilson of The Baltimore Sun reports.

Impact

As expected, Williams was the first tight end drafted, though it was surprising that he lasted until late in the second round. While he ran an unimpressive 4.78 40-yard dash and has middling size for the position, Williams has a lot going in his favor. His other combine numbers were strong, he just turned 21 in April, and he's already a polished receiver. He's not going to generate much push as a run-blocker, but that's probably not a big concern for the Ravens, as the team likely envisions using him in the move role that was previously occupied by Dennis Pitta (hip). The Ravens do still have Pitta and his sizable contract, but the team's selection of Williams is a poor sign for Pitta's chances of returning from a career-threatening hip injury. Things could get complicated if Pitta ends up playing, but otherwise, the Ravens figure to make frequent use of two tight-end sets, with Williams doing more of the receiving and 2014 third-round selection Crockett Gillmore doing more of the blocking. Williams compares favorably to a younger, healthier Pitta.

Kevin Dorsey (foot) was released by the Patriots on Thursday, ESPN's Rob Demovsky reports.

Impact

A seventh-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, Dorsey spent his rookie season on the Packers' practice squad, and then caught one pass in 2014. He suffered a broken foot in October, and he'll merely be hoping to stick at the bottom of an NFL roster this season.

Kamerion Wimbley has elected to retire as an NFL player, the Tennessean reports.

Impact

The 31-year-old linebacker, who was drafted by the Browns No. 13 overall in 2006, recorded 32 tackles for the Titans in 2014, his third and final season with the team.

The Giants have terminated Kevin Ogletree's contract, nj.com reports.

Impact

Ogletree, who caught just five passes for 50 yards in seven games for the Giants last season, will now look for a depth wideout job elsewhere, while players such as Geremy Davis, Corey Washington, Preston Parker and Marcus Harris look to secure spots on New York's final roster.

Brett Hundley has signed a four-year deal with the Packers, worth $2,420,500, the Milwaukee Journal-sentinel reports.

Impact

Selected 147th overall in the recent NFL Draft, Hundley gives the Packers an intriguing QB prospect to groom behind undisputed starter Aaron Rodgers. As a rookie, he'll compete with Scott Tolzien and Matt Blanchard for backup slotting behind Rodgers.

The Eagles have signed Nelson Agholor to a four-year contract, worth $9.4 million overall, philly.com reports.

Impact

With Jordan Matthews currently atop the Eagles' wideout depth chart, look for Agholor – the 20th pick in this year's NFL draft – to open offseason practices battling for snaps with the likes of Riley Cooper, Josh Huff and Miles Austin. Given Agholor's route-running ability, it's not hard to imagine him moving into the role in the Eagles' offense that was held last season by Jeremy Maclin, a player who the USC product evokes comparisons to.

Justin Hunter, whose 2014 season ended when he suffered a lacerated spleen, indicated that he has recovered from the injury, the Tennessean reports.

Impact

The report notes that Hunter, who caught 28 passes for 498 yards and three TDs in his second NFL season, will be present when the Titans take the field for OTAs next week. As Hunter re-establishes his role with the Titans, who selected QB Marcus Mariota No. 2 overall last week, he figures to face some competition from the 6-5, 237-pound Dorial Green-Beckham, the team's second-round draft pick, as well as veteran Hakeem Nicks. The three are in line to jostle for slotting opposite starter Kendall Wright, with Harry Douglas a candidate to work out of the slot for Tennessee.

The Cowboys have agreed to terms with La'el Collins, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

Per the report, Collins, who joins the team as an undrafted free agent, inked a fully guaranteed three-year, $1.65 million deal with the Cowboys. Viewed in advance of the NFL draft as first-round level talent, Collins went unselected after his name was linked to a police investigation in Louisiana. He'll add depth and versatility to an already talented Dallas offensive line.

Jamison Crowder could challenge Andre Roberts for playing time at slot receiver this coming season, the Washington Post reports.

Impact

While coach Jay Gruden has focused on Crowder's potential to contribute to the team as a punt returner out of the gate, GM Scot McCloughan suggests that Crowder could factor in as a slot option as a rookie, thanks to the 5-8, 185-pounder's "excellent" route-running ability. That said, Roberts' pro experience presumably allows him to maintain an initial edge for the slot role, with DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon entrenched as the team's top outside wideouts.

Fourth-round draft pick Jamison Crowder could challenge Andre Roberts for playing time at slot receiver this coming season, the Washington Post reports.

Impact

Roberts, who recorded 36 catches for 453 yards and two touchdowns in 16 games in his first season with Washington, figures to head into training camp as the favorite to claim the assignment, but GM Scot McCloughan has praise for Crowder's route-running, so the rookie could end up challenging Roberts for slot and/or return work as the 2015 season approaches. Either way, the team's top two wideouts from a fantasy perspective remain DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon.

The Vikings have waived Henry Josey, 1500espn.com reports.

Impact

Josey was strictly a depth option for the Vikings and following his release the Vikings still roster RBs Adrian Peterson, Jerick McKinnon, Matt Asiata, DuJuan Harris, Joe Banyard and Dominique Williams.