Cowboys offensive coordinator Scott Linehan said he primarily views Tavon Austin as a receiver, Brandon George of The Dallas Morning News reports. "We'll use [Austin] for a lot of things, but he's a receiver first." said Linehan. "He's really in a lot of ways, some of his skill set is as an outside receiver, which is really unique, but he can move around, the slot."
Carlton Davis, a 2018 second-round pick, has impressed head coach Dirk Koetter during the first two days of rookie minicamp, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports. "After looking at the tape last night, Carlton probably had one of the best days on defense of anybody out there yesterday," said Koetter. "He did a good job. We already knew he was a good player in press coverage, but we wanted to see him play some off coverage as well. He did a really good job. His form tackling - for football on air - was good."
Saints head coach Sean Payton revealed Saturday that Coby Fleener is still working through the process of getting cleared from the concussion he suffered in November.
Justin Watson, a fifth-round pick out of Penn, has stood out on multiple plays thus far in rookie minicamp practices, Carmen Vitali of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
Jordan Whitehead was limited in Saturday's rookie minicamp practice due to a hamstring injury, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.
Jones caught a deep ball in Saturday's rookie minicamp practice and was frequently targeted in Friday's opening session, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.
Jordan Thomas has been focusing on refining his blocking techniques during Houston's rookie camp, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Vyncint Smith was brought into Houston for a visit prior to the draft, and the Texans eventually signed the wide receiver as an undrafted free agent, beating out several teams, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
The Colts claimed Rakeem Nunez-Roches off waivers from the Chiefs on Friday.
Antonio Garcia was waived by the Patriots on Friday with a non-football injury designation, the Boston Herald reports.
DeAndre Smelter was waived by the Colts on Friday.
Detrich Clark was waived by the Falcons on Saturday.
Matthew Godin (knee) was waived by the Texans with a failed physical designation, The Houston Chronicle reports.
Kasen Williams signed a contract with the Colts on Friday, Liz Matthews of USA Today reports.
RJ McIntosh missed practice on Friday due to a medical condition, Ryan Dunleavy of NJ.com reports.
Stephen Morris was waived by the Seahawks on Friday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
Jaylon Smith is no longer wearing an AFO brace on his drop foot, Clarence Hill Jr. of The Forth Worth Star-Telegram reports.
Shane Wimann signed a contract with the Patriots, Doug Kyed of NESN.com reports.
Darren Andrews signed a contract with the Patriots, Doug Kyed of NESN.com reports.
Paul Perkins (pectoral) cleared waivers Friday, reverting to the Giants reserve/non-football injury list in the process, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports.