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Morgan Burnett (quadricep) didn't take part in Wednesday's practice, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com reports.

Impact

Instead, Burnett's focus was on rehab. The preceding regimen is necessary after he injured his thigh on a collision with teammate Ladarius Gunter during Sunday's divisional-round victory at Dallas, knocking Burnett from the game early, per Ryan Wood of USA Today. Due to his do-it-all nature up the middle of the Packers' defense, Burnett's activity level will be viewed with a watchful eye as the week unfolds.

Jayrone Elliott (hand) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, ESPN reports.

Impact

Elliott has missed every game since Week 15 due to an unspecified hand injury. While his full participation in practice Wednesday seemingly bodes well for his chances of breaking said streak, the same was true last week and Elliott was ultimately deactivated for Sunday's divisional-round showdown against the Cowboys.

Geronimo Allison didn't practice Wednesday due to a hamstring injury, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com reports.

Impact

With Jordy Nelson (ribs) out of commission in the divisional round, Allison was a veritable third wideout behind Davante Adams and Randall Cobb on Sunday. Earning 41 of the 71 offensive snaps, Allison posted three receptions for 46 yards, which ranked fifth and fourth, respectively, among Packers receivers. Allison's absence from practice Wednesday throws a wrench in the team's prep for the NFC championship game in Atlanta, as he joined Adams (ankle) on the sideline. On a positive note for the offense, Nelson took part in a limited capacity, which Allison will attempt to match or surpass as the week draws to a close.

Jeff Janis (quadriceps) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice, ESPN reports.

Impact

Janis has been nursing an injured quadriceps for over a week now, but managed to play through the pain during last Sunday's showdown against the Cowboys. Look for him to up his participation in practice Thursday or Friday.

Perrish Cox signed a contract with the Seahawks on Wednesday, NFL.com reports.

Impact

Although Cox started 22 games for the Titans over the last two seasons, very few teams have had any interest in him since his November release. Now in Seattle, he'll fight for a reserve role in the secondary in advance of the 2017 campaign and could make for a solid insurance policy if DeShawn Stead (knee - ACL) doesn't recover in time for the season opener.

Rashad Lawrence signed a reserve/future contract with the Saints on Tuesday, Herbie Teope of The Times-Picayune reports.

Impact

Lawrence spent time with the Jaguars practice squad in 2016 but he never managed to see any game action. He'll look to secure a spot at the bottom of the Saints' receiving depth chart in 2017.

The Panthers signed Jake Rodgers to a reserve/future contract.

Impact

Rodgers didn't play in 2016 after being released from the Giants with an undisclosed injury in September. He'll compete for a depth role with the Panthers in 2017.

The Panthers signed L.J. McCray to a reserve/future contract.

Impact

McCray didn't play in 2016 after playing with the 49ers in 2015. He'll compete for a role on special teams and as a depth safety with Carolina in 2017.

Donald Penn won't participate in the Pro Bowl due to his knee fracture, Scott Bair of CSN Bay Area reports.

Impact

Penn missed the Raiders wild-card playoff loss to Houston due to his small knee fracture and it appears he has yet to recover. Though it's preventing Penn from participating in the Pro Bowl, his knee injury isn't expected to linger into offseason practices.

Amari Cooper (W, Oak)

Amari Cooper (unspecified injury) will skip the upcoming NFL Pro Bowl, CSN Bay Area reports.

Impact

While the exact nature of the ailment that will keep him out of the contest has not been confirmed, the wideout dealt with a shoulder injury late in the 2016 season, so it's quite possible that Cooper is bowing out to tend to that issue.

Dont'a Hightower was limited in Wednesday's practice session due to a shoulder injury.

Impact

Hightower wasn't limited in the divisional round and is likely being rested just to ensure his health for the AFC championship. Barring any setbacks, Hightower should be able to play against the Steelers on Sunday.

Jabaal Sheard was limited in practice Wednesday due to a knee injury.

Impact

Sheard didn't appear to struggle with injury during the divisional round and his limited participation suggests it isn't too serious. His status the rest of the week will give a better indication of his status for the AFC championship on Sunday.

Danny Amendola (ankle) was limited at practice Wednesday.

Impact

Amendola returned to action this past Saturday against the Texans and with no reported setbacks in that contest, we suspect that the wideout's limitations Wednesday were maintenance-related.

Brandon Bolden (knee) was limited at practice Wednesday.

Impact

Bolden is a core special-teamer for the Patriots, but he's decidedly behind fellow RBs LeGarrette Blount, Dion Lewis and James White in the team's offense.

The Bears have signed Kapron Lewis-Moore to a reserve/future contract.

Impact

Lewis-Moore saw action in five games with the Ravens in 2015 but didn't play at all this year. In 2017 he'll look to catch on as a depth player along what was an injury riddled Bears defensive line.

Martellus Bennett (knee) was limited at practice Wednesday.

Impact

After seeing Bennett appear to tweak his knee this past Saturday against the Texans, it's not a surprise to see the tight end listed as limited Wednesday. Still, Bennett barely missed a beat afterward and is expected to be fine for Sunday's AFC Championship game against the Steelers.

Fitzgerald Toussaint (concussion) practiced fully Wednesday.

Impact

With undisputed starter Le'Veon Bell clearly the top option in the Pittsburgh backfield, Toussaint's availability for Sunday's AFC Championship game is of minor fantasy import, with veteran DeAngelo Williams also in the team's RB mix.

Darrius Heyward-Bey (illness) missed practice Wednesday.

Impact

Also under the weather and missing Wednesday's practice were kicker Chris Boswell, offensive lineman B.J. Finney and reserve QB Zach Mettenberger. Heyward-Bey has yet to catch a pass in either of the Steelers' postseason games and is clearly behind Antonio Brown and Eli Rogers these days in the team's fantasy wideout pecking order.

Taylor Gabriel (foot) was a limited practice participant Wednesday, Kelsey Conway of the Falcons' official site reports.

Impact

After logging an entire week of full practices, Gabriel received just 24 of the 72 offensive snaps Saturday against the Seahawks, which was well behind fellow wideouts Mohamed Sanu (49) and Julio Jones (42), and nearly equal to Aldrick Robinson's allotment of 25. Gabriel's inability to grab a larger workload is worrisome due to the seeming cap placed upon Jones, who has contended with a toe injury for more than a month and kicked off this week with a DNP. If allowed to play, as expected, in Sunday's NFC championship game versus the Packers, Jones should earn the largest share of WR reps, ensuring that Gabriel will have to take full advantage of his limited snap count.

Ricardo Mathews (ankle) participated fully in Wednesday's practice session.

Impact

Mathews was held out of Sunday's win over the Chiefs due to his ankle injury but he appears to be recovered now. He'll likely be able to play in Sunday's AFC championship game, barring any further setbacks.