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As expected, Alex Boone did not report to 49ers' training camp Wednesday, CSN Bay Area reports.

Impact

This comes as no surprise as Boone had expressed explicitly that he would not report to any mandatory preseason activity until he was awarded a new contract. The 49ers have publicly stated that they will not begin contract talks until players report to camp, so we may see a lengthy stand-off developing.

Odell Beckham "tweaked" his hamstring during Tuesday's practice, according to GM Jerry Reese, Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports.

Impact

While Beckham, who has been dealing with a hamstring issue since last month, has time to get back up to speed as training camp rolls along, his status will nonetheless be worth monitoring in the coming days. In any case, look for him to be somewhat limited until the injury fully settles down. With that in mind, the rookie wideout previously noted that he is getting "preventative treatment" in order to help avoid the issue lingering issue through training camp.

Mo Alexander (knee) was cleared for contact this week and is participating in rookie workouts, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

Impact

The Rams have big hopes for Alexander, as safety was a bit of a rough spot in St. Louis last season. If he's healthy, he has an outside shot at nabbing a starting safety spot or at least seeing a decent amount of game time.

Vernon Davis reported to training camp on Wednesday, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Impact

Davis had skipped the 49ers' offseason practices with an eye toward re-working his contract, but it looks as though he's prepared to move on and play out his current deal. The tight end is coming off a season in which he caught 52 passes for 850 yards in 15 games while equaling his career-high with 13 touchdowns. This coming season, he'll remain a key cog in the 49ers' offense, and while the return to health of Michael Crabtree could cost Davis some looks, at the same time Crabtree's presence figures to open things up for the tight end in the sense that defenses can't key on him as much as they did in 2013, when Davis and wideout Anquan Boldin gobbled up a big chunk of the team's passing targets.

Jason Babin has agreed to terms with the Jets, NJ.com reports.

Impact

The Jets will be the 34-year-old Babin's seventh NFL team since being drafted in 2004 by the Texans. Babin's contract will be for maximum length of two years and no other details have been released as of yet. On the heels of a 2013 campaign in which he notched 40 tackles and 7.5 sacks for the Jags, Babin figures to serve as a situational pass rusher for the Jets.

Eric Fisher (shoulder/sports hernia) was a participant in Tuesday's workout, the Chiefs' official site reports.

Impact

Fisher, who underwent offseason shoulder surgery, as well as a sports hernia repair, indicated that he is is feeling good as training camp approaches. After an uneven rookie campaign, the Chiefs are banking on improvement on Fisher's part, as the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 draft shifts over to left tackle in order to fill the void created by the departure of Branden Albert.

John Jenkins (chest) was placed on the PUP list (physically unable to perform) on Monday, reports ESPN.com. It had previously been reported that Jenkins underwent a minor pectoral surgery this summer but that he was expected to be healthy in time for training camp.

Impact

Injured players on the PUP list can come off those lists at any time, so there's little indication as to how long Jenkins is expected to be sidelined. It's possible the Saints are simply taking a cautious start with him, as Jenkins is expected to compete with Broderick Bunkley for the starting nose tackle job.

Reggie Wayne, who tore his right ACL last October, – indicated that he has been cleared for training camp, Kevin Bowen of Colts.com reports.

Impact

The Colts figure to proceed cautiously with the 35-year-old wideout as training camp unfolds, but once Wayne reestablishes his health, he should make a case to remain one of QB Andrew Luck's top targets, though with Hakeem Nicks and T.Y. Hilton also in the mix, Wayne's value (in both real and fantasy terms) will likely rest in his ability to serve as a chain-mover in the Indy offense.

Vick Ballard (knee) indicated that he's been cleared for football activities, Mike Chappell of the Indianapolis Star reports.

Impact

While Ballard – who tore his ACL in Week 2 of last season – expects the Colts to limit his workload early on in training camp, he appears healthy enough out of the gate to jostle for slotting in the team's backfield along with Trent Richardson and Ahmad Bradshaw.

Jamaal Charles, who wants to renegotiate his contract, will not report for training camp Wednesday, according to NFL.com.

Impact

Charles, who is coming off a 2013 season in which he racked up 1,980 yards from scrimmage and 19 total touchdowns, has two years left on a six-year, $27.97 million contract that he signed in 2010. It's a deal that the running back believes that he has outplayed and it looks like he's prepared to hold out in order to rectify that. On the plus side, the report notes that the two sides have talked about a new contract, which suggests that a compromise could well be reached down the road.

According to coach Bill Belichick, Rob Gronkowski (knee) has been medically cleared to play, the Patriots' official site reports.

Impact

Gronkowski's recovery from the torn ACL and MCL that he suffered last Dec. 8 has evidently gone smoothly and he'll avoid placement on the Patriots' PUP list to start training camp. After working with the team's medical staff (as opposed to on-field activities) during the team's OTAs and mini-camp, we'd expect the Patriots to ease Gronkowski back into action as camp progresses, but in the absence of any setbacks, Wednesday's news puts the star tight end in line to be available for Week 1.

Zeke Motta (neck) will begin training camp on the physically unable to preform list, AtlantaFalcons.com reports.

Impact

Motta suffered a cervical fracture in his neck in December and the Falcons want to make sure he's fully healed before he returns to the field. His timetable for return is still murky.

Corey Peters (Achilles) will begin training camp on the physically unable to preform list, AtlantaFalcons.com reports.

Impact

Peters is still nursing an Achilles injury he suffered Week 16 last season against the 49ers. He expects to be ready for the start of the season, but the team wants to make sure he doesn't aggravate the injury by rushing back too soon. We'll keep an eye on his injury as camp progresses.

An Alabama judge has denied a motion to delay the start of Rolando McClain's trial for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, and as a result the linebacker will probably miss the start of training camp, the Dallas Morning News reports.

Impact

The Cowboys' first practice takes place Thursday afternoon in California, but McClain will have to be in Alabama for Friday. Dallas will be using camp to determine the makeup of their linebacking corps with Sean Lee out for the season, but there's no guarantee as yet that McClain will be part of the solution.

Henry Melton (knee) is expected to be medically cleared to begin training camp, the Dallas Morning News reports.

Impact

Some rare good news for the Cowboys' defense, as their biggest free agent signing appears to be recovered from his torn ACL. Melton takes over the three-technique DT spot that Jason Hatcher thrived in last season for Dallas, and given his familiarity with coordinator Rod Marinelli's system from their days with the Bears there's no reason to think a healthy Melton can't put up numbers similar to his big 2012 (44 tackles, six sacks).

Jay Prosch is Houston's primary full back heading into training camp, the Houston Chronicle reports.

Impact

With the Texans release of Brad Smelley on Tuesday, Prosch is elevated on the depth chart. Prosch was drafted out of Auburn in the sixth round of the 2014 draft.

Marqise Lee (ankle) expects to be ready for the start of training camp Friday, Jaguars.com reports."Everything's good," Lee said. "I'm pretty much cleared. They still want me to take it slow as far as right now. During camp, that's when I pick it up. We've got a while before we actually put on pads, so by that time pads come on, I should be OK."

Impact

While Lee may be limited for the first few days of camp, he expects to be a full participant when the team holds its first full-pads practice Sunday. Lee, the 39th overall selection in the 2014 draft out of USC, will compete with fellow rookie Allen Robinson for a starting spot opposite Cecil Shorts. Whether he's listed as the number two or number three receiver, though, Lee figures to hold down a significant role as a rookie, particularly considering the suspension of Justin Blackmon and recent uncertainty surrounding Ace Sanders (personal).

Allen Robinson (hamstring) is expected to be a full participant in training camp, Jaguars.com reports.

Impact

After missing much of the team's offseason work due to a hamstring issue, Robinson said Tuesday that he'll be ready when the Jaguars open camp Friday. "I'm ready," Robinson said. "That was my goal in the offseason, to get as ready as possible for the start of camp." The second round pick is expected to step into a major role as a rookie, likely competing with Marqise Lee for the second receiver spot opposite Cecil Shorts.

Brandon Spikes returned to practice Tuesday after being forced out of Monday's session because of cramps, The Buffalo News reports.

Impact

Spikes will be the Bills' starting middle linebacker in Jim Schwartz's 4-3 defense without much competition. With outside linebacker Kiko Alnoso out for the season, it's expected Spikes will be flanked by Keith Rivers and Nigel Bradham, with rookie Preston Brown being the most likely to take over for Spikes should an injury occur.

D.J. Moore was released by the Buccaneers on Tuesday, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Impact

Signed by the Buccaneers in February due to his relationship with new head coach Lovie Smith from their days with the Bears, Moore was perceived as the frontrunner for nickel duties heading into training camp. However, after spending most of the 2013 season out of the NFL, Moore evidently didn't impress in offseason workouts, prompting the Buccaneers to look elsewhere for depth at defensive back. With Moore out of the picture, Leonard Johnson or Mike Jenkins look like the top candidates to man the nickel spot this season in Tampa Bay.