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Robert Woods is healthy and participating fully in OTAs following offseason groin surgery, The Buffalo News reports. "I'm healthy. I got my speed back. So other than that, it's all timing. Be open, stay open, said Woods. "I feel like I can run again."

Impact

Woods is also serving as the top receiver in practice while Sammy Watkins begins his recovery from foot surgery. There's a small chance that could carry over into the season if Watkins doesn't heal properly, though everyone seems to initially think Watkins will be back by Week 1. Woods is a very clear No. 2 entering the final season of his current contract, though we'll note once again the Bills lean extra heavy toward the run.

Eric Ebron missed Thursday's OTA due to an unspecified injury, Tim Twentyman of Detroitlions.com reports.

Impact

Ebron is expected to be one of the main receiving targets for quarterback Matthew Stafford this season now that Calvin Johnson has retired, but the team doesn't seem to be too worried that Ebron missed practice. Head coach Jim Caldwell said in reference to Ebron, "He's coming along, so we've got a few guys with some bumps and bruises and some issues, but he should be back." While it remains unclear why the tight end is out, it doesn't appear he'll be out for too much longer, and he should be considered day-to-day for a return to practice.

Brandon Marshall has been limited in OTAs due to offseason surgery on his right index finger, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.

Impact

Marshall sustained the injury while causing Jamaal Charles to fumble during a Week 2 victory, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post. Brushing off the concern, Marshall proceeded to notch 100-plus tackles for the second season in a row, to which he added two forced fumbled, 1.5 sacks, and one interception in 16 games. Even if he remains limited through OTAs and mandatory minicamp, the minor procedure isn't expected to impact his activity level once training camp rolls around in late July.

Trent Richardson hurt his hamstring during the Ravens' offseason program last week.

Impact

Among the latest teams to hold its first OTA on Thursday, the Ravens were bound to reveal the news due to Richardson's lack of participation in front of assembled media. In his attempted NFL comeback, any reps missed puts him behind the eight ball, though plenty of time remains to continue making an impression on the fourth organization of his career. Helping his cause is a more toned physique, as he's whittled down his weight to 218 pounds from its reported maximum of 240 pounds, but a reserve gig is likely the best he can expect in a backfield led by Justin Forsett (arm) and Javorius Allen.

Kevin Dodd underwent foot surgery on Thursday morning and will miss the rest of OTAs.

Impact

According to Ian Rapoport, Dodd learned in rookie camp that he had a stress fracture in his foot. A screw was inserted during the surgery and the Titans are hopeful the rookie we'll be ready to return by training camp.

Michael Wilhoite will get an opportunity to line up with the first-team defense during OTAs, CSN Bay Area reports.

Impact

Gerald Hodges has been getting first-unit reps alongside NaVorro Bowman - as he did on Wednesday as well - but defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil said that Wilhoite will also get reps with the first-unit in an effort to create competition for the job during minicamp. Wilhoite was one of the 49ers' starting middle linebackers in 2015 before he went down with an ankle injury. He signed a one-year deal to stay with the club this offseason.

Ahmad Brooks (undisclosed) has only been participating in walk-throughs during 49ers' OTAs, CSN Bay Area reports.

Impact

49ers defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil wouldn't disclose the nature of Brooks' injury, but said that he is "hoping that we can get something out of him by the end of spring." It doesn't sound like the injury is serious, and we will update his status as soon as more information is provided by the team.

Kelvin Benjamin (knee) was a limited participant during Thursday's OTA session, his first organized practice with the Panthers since suffering a torn left ACL during last year's training camp prior to the 2015 season.

Impact

Benjamin was held out of 11-on-11 activities as he won't rush the lengthy recovery process that results from an ACL injury, but the fact that he was on the field for individual drills is a good sign with training camp fast approaching. His Week 1 status is not currently up in the air, while he's expected to once again be a limited participant in OTAs when the team gets back on the practice field next Tuesday.

Ameer Abdullah underwent shoulder surgery in January to repair a torn labrum and could miss the remainder of the offseason as he continues to rehab, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

Impact

Abdullah is coming off a rookie campaign with the Lions in which he led the team in rushing yards with 597 on 143 carries, while he played the final two games of the season with an injured shoulder that would eventually require surgery. The team has elected to proceed cautiously during their potential starting running back's rehab until training camp, but he appears to be ahead of schedule. Abdullah's Week 1 status isn't currently in doubt, while Theo Riddick, Stevan Ridley, Zach Zenner (chest), and incoming rookie Dwayne Washington should see additional opportunities this offseason with Abdullah sidelined.

Mike Evans had a beauty of a toe-tapping touchdown catch during Tuesday's opening OTA session, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Impact

The third-year receiver was back at full participation to start OTAs, after his voluntary mini-camp participation last month was cut short due to an undisclosed injury. Evans hauled in a short touchdown throw on the right edge of the end zone off a Mike Glennon rollout, tapping his toes on the green before heading out of bounds. The 22-year-old will try to rebound from a 2015 campaign that saw him lead the NFL in drops, despite the fact that he also totaled 1,206 yards on 74 catches.

Redskins coach Jay Gruden said he isn't worried about DeSean Jackson's spotty attendance at voluntary offseason workouts, ESPN.com reports. "He has been here, he has popped in and had a cup of coffee," Redskins coach Jay Gruden said. "Last time I looked up the word 'voluntary,' that is his choice, and he has been in the league nine years. He knows what type of shape he has to come in. Obviously, last year he pulled his hamstring, and some people say it was because he was out of shape, but he wasn't really."

Impact

Whatever else his reputation might be, Jackson has never faced any serious questions regarding his conditioning, even after missing six games with hamstring injuries last season. Further alleviating any potential concern is the fact that he'll be playing in the same offensive scheme for a third straight season as he enters the final year of his contract. The Redskins did draft WR Josh Doctson at No. 22 overall, but GM Scot McCloughan said the team will retain both Jackson and Pierre Garcon, who is also entering the final year of his contract. Given Jackson's value as a top deep threat, Garcon is likely the one in real danger of losing snaps and/or targets to the rookie. Interestingly enough, the Redskins may actually be pleased with Jackson's lack of attendance, as he could've collected a $500,000 bonus if he'd shown up for 90 percent of the voluntary program.

Brent Grimes grabbed an interception in the Bucs' opening day of OTAs on Tuesday, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

Impact

The veteran free-agent signee got things off on the right foot during the opening OTA session, snatching an interception and also getting his hands on the ball on several other occasions. Grimes has extensive experience in new defensive coordinator Mike Smith's scheme, having played under the latter in Atlanta from 2008-2012. The 32-year-old will try to regain the form that allowed him to grab 13 picks over the last three seasons with the Dolphins.

Arian Foster (Achilles) said he probably needs another month to get back into top shape, ABC 13 Houston reports.

Impact

Foster made it clear he expects to regain his top form, even though he'll turn 30 before the season and is recovering from a torn Achilles suffered in late October. He'll likely join a team before training camp, with Miami, Washington and New England among the potential fits. He visited the Dolphins at the end of March, but has repeatedly made it clear he's in no hurry to sign a contract.

Vernon Hargreaves has opened OTAs on the second team, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

Impact

The 2016 first-round pick is getting his feet wet with the second unit, and has already impressed. Hargreaves shadowed second-year speedster Kenny Bell down the left sideline in Wednesday's session, and hauled in a pass intended for the wideout thanks to his blanket coverage. Given his pedigree and draft status, the rookie is expected to eventually secure a starting cornerback spot opposite free-agent signee Brent Grimes in the beleaguered Bucs secondary this season.

Kwon Alexander grabbed an interception during Tuesday's opening OTA session, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

Impact

The second-year linebacker has been looking forward to getting to work in new defensive coordinator Mike Smith's scheme, and celebrated the start of on-field work with a pick. Alexander turned in an outstanding 12-game rookie resume in 2015 before a four-game PED suspension curtailed his campaign, totaling 93 tackles (59 solo), including seven for loss, along with three sacks, two forced fumbles, two interceptions and nine passes defensed.

Marcus Mariota has only gained about five pounds this offseason, TitansInsider.com reports.

Impact

A previous report said Mariota played at 210 pounds as a rookie, but it turns out he was actually closer to 220. He now checks in at 225, hoping that the slight increase will help him stay healthy for 16 games. Despite finishing with a surprisingly low total of 34 carries (for 252 yards and 2 TDs) in 12 appearances, Mariota took a lot of hits last season while playing behind a shaky offensive line. The Titans responded by heavily investing in their offense during the offseason, notably adding RB DeMarco Murray, WR Rishard Matthews and C Ben Jones, then using early draft picks to select OT Jack Conklin (eighth overall) and RB Derrick Henry (45th). The team clearly plans to run the ball much more often than it did last season, but any drop in Mariota's passing volume should be offset by improved efficiency, increased rushing production and/or a bump in scoring opportunities. It would also help his cause if the team were generally more competitive, as last season's lack of carries may have partially resulted from the Titans' desire to avoid a serious injury to their franchise centerpiece during a clear rebuilding year. With the roster now decent enough to at least dream of a playoff appearance, Mariota should get to deploy his 4.52 speed a bit more often.

Donteea Dye is one of several receivers auditioning for the Bucs' open kick returner role in OTAs, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

Impact

Dye dipped his toe in the water on returns during 2015 rookie campaign, bringing back two kicks for 37 yards. The Division III Heidelberg product also hauled in 11 catches on 30 targets from scrimmage, along with a touchdown. He had no return experience in college, but versatility may be the key to securing a roster spot, given the Bucs crowded receiver depth chart.

Cameron Jordan (back), who underwent a minor arthroscopic procedure on his lower back in February, is not currently participating in OTAs but expects to be back by training camp, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune. "We're playing it safe," Jordan said on Wednesday. "I can't give out a timetable for me coming back, but I do know that it will be well within camp season."

Impact

Jordan played through the back injury most of last season, occasionally missing practice time but never a game. Despite the lingering malady, he still managed to accrue 10 sacks and earn his second Pro Bowl appearance. While Jordan has a tendency to disappear – he recorded only a single tackle four separate times in 2015 – his consistent double-digit sack totals nevertheless make him a valuable IDP commodity.

Kenny Bell is one of several back-up receivers taking reps at kick returner during OTAs, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

Impact

The sophomore receiver is back to full practices after missing his rookie season with a hamstring injury, and is one of several backup wideouts auditioning for the Bucs' open kick returner position. Bell also turned in an impressive play from scrimmage in Tuesday's opening session, hauling in a bomb from Jameis Winston in the left corner of the end zone. The speedy University of Nebraska product has been cited by head coach Dirk Koetter as one of two "redshirt" rookies, along with position mate Evan Spencer, that Koetter has high hopes for this summer.

Adam Humphries is getting reps at kick returner during OTAs, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

Impact

The sophomore wideout was a pleasant surprise last season as an effective third-down receiver after veteran Louis Murphy (knee) was lost for the year in Week 6, but doesn't have previous return experience. Humphries' rather slight frame (5-foot-11, 195 pounds) may make kick returns in particular a rather risky proposition, but the job could theoretically be the key to helping the Clemson product stick on the final roster given the crowded receiver depth chart.