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Ryan Wendell re-signed with the Patriots on Friday, Ben Volin of the Boston Globe reports.

Impact

Wendell will likely retain his spot at center for the Patriots for the 2014 season.

Maurice Jones-Drew signed a three-year contract with the Raiders on Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Impact

Jones-Drew will join Darren McFadden in competition for the starting running back spot in Oakland. The former Jag will fill the void left by Rashad Jennings, who left for the Giants. This scenario seems to be detrimental for both in terms of their fantasy production, as there will likely be a split in carries for the 2014 season.

Mike McGlynn signed with the Redskins on Friday.

Impact

McGlynn started 14 of 16 games for the Colts in the 2013 season, and will likely compete for a starting spot at one of the guard positions in 2104.

Maurice Jones-Drew is thought to be nearing an agreement with the Raiders on a three-year deal, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

Assuming the 29-year-old Jones-Drew comes to terms with the Raiders, he'd be in line to compete with Darren McFadden for the team's starting running back job. At first glance, such a scenario would potentially present a fantasy-sapping time-share for MJD, but McFadden is hardly the most durable back around. At the very least, with Oakland, Jones-Drew would be presented with an opportunity to prove that he still has something left in the tank, after averaging a career-low 3.4 yards per carry for the Jaguars in 2013.

DeSean Jackson was released by the Eagles on Friday.

Impact

Jackson was released not because of his performance on the field, but more likely character incompatibility with coach Chip Kelly. The team evidently didn't feel that he was a positive influence. Indeed, NJ.com reports that the Eagles suspected that Jackson was connected to and influenced by Los Angeles gang members. If other teams reach the same conclusions in their investigations, Jackson might struggle to find a contract comparable to the one he had with Philadelphia, where he had a salary in the double-digit millions. Teams like Cleveland and the Jets make a lot of sense at a glance, both due to receiver needs and ample cap space. The Jets might have an upper hand if they pursue Jackson, as the recently signed Michael Vick worked well with Jackson in the past. It remains to be seen whether Jackson will find a strong market for his services, however – it's a major red flag that the Eagles would cut ties with him despite receiving no compensation. The Eagles, meanwhile, might look to land a replacement like Oregon State's Brandin Cooks or USC's Marqise Lee with the 22nd overall pick in the draft.

Montee Ball is in line to be the Broncos' starting running back in 2014, with Knowshon Moreno signing a one-year contract with the Dolphins on Thursday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

Impact

Moreno was never expected to re-sign with Denver and that became official with his new Dolphins deal. The Broncos could bring in another veteran to training camp in order to compete with Ball, but he's the clear favorite to win the job against the likes of Ronnie Hillman and C.J. Anderson.

Giants coach Tom Coughlin said Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie will shadow the opponent's best receiver in 2014, NFL.com reports.

Impact

Only a select few cornerbacks actually follow the other team's top receiver around, and that group doesn't include Richard Sherman or Darrelle Revis, widely regarded as two of the best in the business. Arizona's Patrick Peterson was up to the task last season, but the added responsibility didn't show up in his statistics, as the third-year pro recorded three interceptions, 13 pass defenses, and just 42 tackles. Theoretically, Rodgers-Cromartie should have more tackle opportunities if he spends the whole game matched up against his opponent's top wideout, but there's no assurance that comes to fruition. He's never been a particularly willing tackler, and the Giants will likely want to see what they have before actually asking DRC to stick with the likes of Dez Bryant or Julio Jones for an entire game. While there's no doubting his speed or physical talent, Rodgers-Cromartie didn't look like a top corner until last season. Putting all of this together, the talented 27-year-old still doesn't figure to be a strong IDP option.

Phillip Adams signed a one-year deal with the Seahawks on Thursday, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports.

Impact

A former seventh-round draft pick, the 25-year-old Adams started two games for the Raiders last season, but he'll presumably be limited to a reserve role in Seattle. With Byron Maxwell and Jeremy Lane likely to serve as the No. 2 and No. 3 corners behind Richard Sherman, Adams will likely be left to compete for the fourth or fifth spot on the depth chart.

The addition of Knowshon Moreno to the Dolphins means that Lamar Miller will have stiff competition for the starting role in training camp, according to the Miami Herald.

Impact

In today's NFL most teams use a running back by committee approach. The problem for Miller is he could be on the wrong end of that committee and be lucky to get double digit touches each game.

Maurice Jones-Drew is reportedly slated to visit the Raiders on Friday, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

Jones-Drew previously visited the Steelers, and a return to the Jags is not out of the question, but the Raiders are known to be looking to add depth at running back behind Darren McFadden, who has had his share of injuries.

Vince Wilfork (Achilles') has restructured his contract with the Patriots, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

After reportedly asking the Patriots for his release earlier this month, Wilfork and the team ended up agreeing to a three-year, $22.5 million extension to keep him in a New England uniform. While Wilfork – who was limited to four games last season due to an Achilles' injury – is not a major factor in IDP formats, his leadership and run-stuffing ability are vital to the Patriots' defense.

Shaun Phillips has signed a two-year, $6 million deal with the Titans, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

Impact

Phillips – who recorded 10 sacks for the Broncos last season – will fortify the Titans' pass rush this coming season, with the Tennessean noting that Phillips' ability to play both linebacker and defensive end makes him a good fit for coordinator Ray Horton's hybrid defense.

Ray Rice has been indicted on a charge of aggravated assault, stemming from a Feb. 15 incident in which he allegedly struck his fiancee, the Baltimore Sun reports.

Impact

Initially, Rice faced a charge of simple assault, but the report notes that the current charge potentially carries a penalty of three-to-five years in prison. At this stage, the NFL is monitoring Rice's legal situation, with league discipline a possibility down the road. While the legal process unfolds, NFL.com notes that Rice has the support of the Ravens' organization, with team owner Steve Bisciotti indicating earlier this week that Rice will "definitely be back" with the team this coming season.

Jake Locker, who is bouncing back from right foot surgery, hopes to be able take part in the Titans' organized team activities in June, the Tennessean reports. "Surgery went really well. Foot feels awesome and rehab is up and rolling," Locker indicated Thursday via text.

Impact

Locker, who suffered a Lisfranc injury injury back on Nov. 10, underwent surgery to address the issue, with the report noting that he recently underwent a procedure to remove the hardware in his right foot. Meanwhile, Locker continue to progress in his rehab; after shedding his crutches in January, he's since stopped utilizing a walking boot. Barring any injury setbacks in the coming months, Locker – who has missed 14 of a possible 32 starts over the last two NFL campaigns – remains locked in as the Titans' starting QB, while heading into the final year of his rookie contract.

Knowshon Moreno has reportedly signed a one-year deal with the Dolphins, the Palm Beach Post reports.

Impact

Moreno – who recorded 1,038 rushing yards (on 241 carries) and 10 TDs, along with 60 catches for 548 yards and three receiving scores this past season for the Broncos – should provide a significant boost to a Miami rushing attack that ranked 26th in terms of yardage in 2013. The addition of Moreno could well result in Lamar Miller working in a complementary role this coming season, with the report suggesting that the move could squeeze Daniel Thomas out of the team's backfield mix.

The Eagles and Mark Sanchez (shoulder) have reportedly agreed to terms on a contract, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports.

Impact

The Eagles are evidently comfortable with Sanchez's health after checking out his surgically-repaired shoulder. The addition of the former Jet gives the team an experienced option behind starting QB Nick Foles, with Sanchez thus an injury away from the fantasy relevance tied to helming coach Chip Kelly's offense.

Terrelle Pryor's days with the Raiders appear to be numbered, the San Jose Mercury News reports.

Impact

The report suggests that there has been some interest from other teams toward working out a trade to acquire Pryor, but if a deal doesn't pan out on that front, the QB would then be a candidate for release next month. Following the Raiders' recent acquisition of fellow signal-caller Matt Schaub, Pryor is no longer in the team's starting mix, with coach Dennis Allen having indicated Tuesday that Matt McGloin is also ahead of Pryor on the team's current depth chart.

The Redskins have re-signed E.J. Biggers to a one-year deal, the Washington Post reports.

Impact

Biggers recorded 35 tackles and a pick last season for the Redskins and now that he's back in the fold, he'll continue to provide the team's secondary with depth and flexibility, thanks to his ability to play either cornerback or free safety.

Anthony Spencer's agent, Jordan Woy, says the defensive end is progressing well from microfracture surgery, the Dallas Morning News reports. "Structurally he is sound," Woy said. "Now he is building the strength back and conditioning to get ready for the season. He would be very limited in OTA's, but from what the doctors are telling us, he should be ready to go by preseason and regular season."

Impact

With all the big name free agent defensive ends now off the market Spencer could attract some interest from a club in need of a pass rusher, but he may have to offer some real proof that his recovery is going well before he gets any offers.

Brian Orakpo has signed his one-year franchise tender with the Redskins, the Washington Post reports.

Impact

Orakpo – who is coming off a season in which he recorded 60 tackles and a team-high 10 sacks in 15 games – is thus slated to earn a salary of $11.455 million this coming season. While it's still possible that the Redskins and the linebacker could carve out a long-term deal, the report suggests that coach Jay Gruden is inclined to let Orakpo play out his franchise tag in 2014.