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The Browns traded a seventh-round draft pick (223rd overall) to the Dolphins in exchange for Jamar Taylor and the 250th pick in the draft, NFL.com reports.

Impact

Taylor, who was taken by the Dolphins in the second round of the 2013 draft, will look to re-boot his NFL career after ending up a healthy scratch for three of Miami's last five games this past season. At the very least, he provides the Browns with a player with some untapped ability to boost the team's depth at cornerback.

Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown suggests that Cody Kessler has a chance to compete for the team's starting QB job, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

Impact

In response to the notion that Kessler isn't in the mix to make a run at the assignment, Brown noted, "I beg to differ with that. I do think Cody is a guy that I would not want to sleep on at all if I wanted to be the starting quarterback of the Browns." With that in mind, Kessler joins a QB depth chart that currently also rosters presumed starter Robert Griffin, as well as Josh McCown, Austin Davis and Connor Shaw. While it would be a big upset to see Kessler overtake Griffin in the short-term, Brown's comments indicate that the team's plans for Kessler are not limited to grooming him for backup duties at the NFL level. Meanwhile, when it comes time to thin out the team's crowded QB situation, it continues to appear likely that the 36-year-old McCown is a candidate to land elsewhere.

Mike Scifres was released by the Chargers on Saturday, Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

Impact

With the Chargers selecting Drew Kaser in the sixth of the 2016 NFL Draft and Scifres set to count $3.6 million against the cap, this move doesn't come as much of a surprise. While Scifres has suggested he would like to continue his career, it will be interesting to see if anyone would be willing to bring on the 35-year-old punter, as his play has dipped considerably following a 2014 surgery that repaired a fractured clavicle.

Shaquille Powell has reportedly signed with the Patriots, CSN New England reports.

Impact

The Patriots have had some luck in the past with undrafted free agents at the running back position they've signed (BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Brandon Bolden), but the 5-foot-10, 205-pound Powell probably needs a break or two in his favor to make a run at a roster spot with the team heading into the 2016 season.

De'Runnya Wilson has reportedly signed with the Patriots, CSN New England reports.

Impact

Wilson didn't time well in the 40-yard dash at either his Pro Day (4.78) or the NFL Combine (4.85), but his 6-foot-5, 224-pound frame offers hope that the Mississippi State product could develop into a red zone threat down the road. It would probably be an upset to see Wilson make the Patriots' 53-man roster out of the gate in 2016, but if he transitions well to the pro game in training camp, he could end up on the team's practice squad.

Charles Johnson will enter training camp with increased competition for a top-three receiver role with the Vikings taking Laquon Treadwell in the first round of the 2016 NFL draft.

Impact

With Stefon Diggs likely to enter training camp as the No. 1 receiver and Jarius Wright expected to retain the slot receive role, Johnson may continue to be relegated in the offense if Treadwell wins the No. 2 receiver role. Johnson emerged in the second half of the 2014 campaign, accruing 25 receptions on 46 targets for 415 yards and two touchdowns across the final seven games, but struggled last season with injuries, was phased out of the offense, and went without a catch after Week 9. The drafting of Treadwell will likely push Johnson towards a minimal role again in 2016.

D.J. Foster has signed with the Patriots, NESN.com reports.

Impact

Foster, who played running back over his first three seasons at Arizona State before moving to wideout, offers the sort of versatility that the Patriots covet. While securing a roster spot with the team figures to be a challenge for the 5-foot-10, 193-pounder, a number of undrafted free agents have fared well for New England over the years, and a strong training camp/preseason could put Foster on a similar path.

Sean Lee underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Friday, but is expected to recover from the procedure within two weeks and participate in OTAs in late May, David Moore of The Dallas Morning News reports.

Impact

Injuries have been a constant throughout Lee's six-year career, but it sounds like this latest operation is more of a cleanup procedure that shouldn't dim the linebacker's outlook heading into 2016. He's expected to start on the weak side again for the Cowboys after accruing 128 tackles and 2.5 sacks in 14 games last season, while earning his first Pro Bowl nod.

The Titans selected Kalan Reed in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 253rd overall.

Impact

With 4.4 speed and a 41.5-inch vertical, Reed at a glance has the athleticism to project as an eventual NFL starter candidate at corner. That he played on a middle-of-the-road pass defense implies he has work to do to stick in the NFL, however.

With Rashad Jennings likely to see work on early downs and Shane Vereen on third down, Paul Perkins will likely compete for a backup role with Orleans Darkwa, Andre Williams and Bobby Rainey.

Impact

Given Jennings age and injury history, the winner of that competition could have significant value this year. Perkins is a rookie, but he has to be better than the plodding and stone-handed Williams, while Darkwa is a career backup and Rainey a journeyman.

Orleans Darkwa (leg) might have been a dark horse for carries this year, but he'll have added competition in fifth-round draft pick Paul Perkins.

Impact

Rashad Jennings is the likely starter, and Shane Vereen should handle third downs, but beyond those two it's likely to be an open competition between Darkwa, Andre Williams, Perkins and Bobby Rainey. Given Jennings' age and injury history the winner of that competition could have significant value.

Even if Victor Cruz (calf) is able to get back up to speed, Sterling Shepard should have a significant role out of the gate.

Impact

Shepard actually profiles as a younger version of Cruz with his speed, quickness and ability to play the slot. He also has a large catch radius for a 5-11 receiver and a 41-inch vertical leap so he plays bigger than his size. Should Cruz not be able to recover from the injuries that have kept him out since October of 2014, Shepard would start opposite Odell Beckham and often see single coverage.

GM Doug Whaley says that fourth-round pick Cardale Jones will not displace EJ Manuel on the depth chart right away, BuffaloBills.com reports. "Very comfortable," said Whaley about Manuel. "If you look around the league we think he's as good a number two as most out there. He's a No. 2 for a reason as are a lot of other guys. We think he could come in and hold serve if Tyrod loses some playing time. He's a consummate professional and he's going to try to get better and better each day."

Impact

A large percentage of the Buffalo faithful seems just about done with Manuel - who's never really done much of anything after being a surprise first-round draft pick in 2013 - but Whaley still has faith in him. (The fact that Whaley made such a big bet on Manuel can't hurt in the faith department.) That said, Manuel is certainly more polished than the project Jones, and for all his troubles he has carried himself well through the down periods and injuries, while his teammates seem to like him. In any matter, neither Manuel nor Jones is any threat to Tyrod Taylor's starting role.

The Panthers selected Beau Sandland in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 252nd overall.

Impact

Sandland is a former Miami transfer who had a fine showing at Montana State, as well as the Combine, heading into the draft. His athletic profile gives the impression of a player with pass-catching upside, but evidently the NFL did not agree, as he barely was even drafted.

The Eagles selected Joe Walker in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 251st overall.

Impact

Walker is a light and light-footed linebacker who stands out for his passing-down potential, thanks in particular to a pro day showing where he ran a 4.6 40 and showed strong jump and agility numbers. Such traits also translate well to special teams.

Ka'Imi Fairbairn, an undrafted free agent out of UCLA, reached a deal with the Texans, per a source, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Impact

Fairbairn made all 47 of his extra points and 20 of his 24 field-goal attempts during his senior year. Nick Novak ended the 2015 season as Houston's kicker, but he didn't perform so well that the Texans shouldn't entertain other options.

Brian Hoyer will sign a one-year deal with the Bears.

Impact

Hoyer was waiting out the 2016 NFL Draft before deciding on his fifth NFL destination, and he wasted no time by agreeing to terms with the Bears on Saturday evening. After starting 11 games in Houston last season, the 30-year-old will serve as a backup to Jay Cutler in 2016.

The Browns selected Scooby Wright in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 250th overall.

Impact

Wright's big numbers at the collegiate level and ability to succeed despite an underdog disposition earned him comparisons to Chris Borland, but Wright was never as effective or athletic as Borland (and Borlad never was particularly athletic). Wright's athletic limitations hint at a ceiling of special teams contributor, though he was an elite blitzer in college.

The 49ers selected Prince Charles Iworah in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 249th overall.

Impact

Iworah scorched the Western Kentucky pro day with a 4.34-second 40-yard dash and 38.5-inch vertical, though his agility numbers (4.52-second 20-yard shuttle, 7.12-second three-cone drill) indicate some potential stiffness.

The Colts selected Austin Blythe in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 248th overall.

Impact

Blythe is fairly quick for a center, but he's also undersized and didn't demonstrate much explosiveness at the Combine. Iowa prepares offensive lineman as well or better than almost any program, though, so the Colts might get a good return on him.