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Chris Thompson will undergo surgery on the torn labrum in his left shoulder Wednesday, The Washington Times reports.

Impact

When healthy, Thompson showed off his chops as both a runner and pass-catcher this season, but a crowded backfield contained him to just 35 rushes and 35 receptions. Further hindering his overall output were injuries to his neck and shoulder that forced three DNPs over the course of the campaign, the latter of which is being remedied Wednesday. While his offseason will include rehabilitation, Washington brass must make a decision on the exclusive rights free agent as well as unrestricted free agent Alfred Morris, which will ultimately impact Thompson's potential workload in 2016.

Dez Bryant has already begun rehabbing from his most recent foot and ankle surgeries, The Dallas Morning News reports. "We felt like the surgery went well and he's still getting back, it's still a process," Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said, "but we're glad we got it done almost immediately after the season so it's given him plenty of time to come back and all reports are that everything has been positive up to this point."

Impact

With a full offseason to rehab and recover, Bryant is expected to be at 100 percent heading into next season and look more like the receiver who averaged 91 catches, 1312 yards and 14 TDs between 2012 and 2014 than the one who played in only nine ineffective games in 2015 due to a broken foot.

Calvin Johnson's agent Bus Cook told Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press that the wide receiver doesn't have a timetable regarding his decision to play next season.

Impact

In a statement three weeks ago, Johnson relayed that a decision would be made in the "not-so-distant future." Because Cook clients have dabbled in the will-he-or-won't-he act in the past – see, Brett Favre – Johnson could very well take his time. Fortunately for the Lions' new general manager Bob Quinn, the final call won't come out of the blue, meaning all contingency plans should be in place. In the event Johnson isn't donning Honolulu blue and silver in the fall, Golden Tate would become the nominal No. 1 wideout in Detroit.

Devin Funchess caught two of three passes for 21 yards and one touchdown during Sunday's NFC championship game win versus the Cardinals.

Impact

Funchess resided at a miserable 90 yards receiving and no touchdowns through the first seven games of his career, but a strict schedule has been followed in the interim. Namely, he's recorded a touchdown every other game on his way to six over the last 11 contests. He's supplemented those forays into the end zone with 27 receptions (on 46 targets) for 416 yards, though his looks have been all over the map (from one to eight) during that run.

Graham Gano hit five extra points and both field-goal tries during Sunday's NFC championship game win against the Cardinals.

Impact

Like his Super Bowl 50 counterpart (Brandon McManus), Gano has yet to miss a kick in the postseason, including a success from 40-49 in both games to date. After making 15-for-20 from 40-plus in the regular season, he's fairly reliable from distance, but more often than not, the NFL's highest-scoring offense handed him PATs, as evidenced by a league-leading 59 attempts.

Brandon McManus drilled both field-goal attempts and a pair of field goals during Sunday's AFC championship game victory versus the Patriots.

Impact

McManus is pacing the postseason leaderboard with 23 points, which was powered by five field goals made in the divisional round against the Steelers. Including playoffs, he's posted an 88.1-percent success rate in that realm, a mark that would rank ninth among all kickers that logged a full 16-game slate in the regular season. Nonetheless, he'll have his work cut out for him in Super Bowl 50 against a Panthers unit that conceded the second-fewest points per game to kickers (6.0) in 2015.

Bills general manager Doug Whaley said Aaron Williams (neck) is healthy, Tyler Dunne of the Buffalo News reports.

Impact

A neck injury limited Williams to three appearances in 2015, with his most recent outing coming on Oct. 11. The Bills placed him on IR/designated to return, but he was later ruled out for the remainder of the season once a playoff appearance was out of the question. Williams also dealt with a neck injury the previous season, so while he's seemingly on track to jump back in as the starting free safety, there are still some serious questions about his long-term future in football.

Sheldon Richardson pleaded guilty Tuesday to resisting arrest, speeding and running a red light in an incident that took place in July, ESPN New York's Rich Cimini reports.

Impact

Shortly after it was discovered that he'd be suspended for the first four games of the 2015 season for violating the NFL's policy on substances of abuse, Richardson was arrested for taking part in a high-speed race in St. Louis. He may open the season with a suspension for a second straight year, but he'll likely escape with a ban that lasts fewer than four games. Richardson will be playing for a new contract in 2016, after notching five sacks in 11 appearances during the 2015 season.

Cody Latimer hauled in his only target for 13 yards during Sunday's AFC championship game win against the Patriots.

Impact

Active for 14 contests in his second NFL season, Latimer nonetheless earned 17 percent of the Broncos' offensive snaps, which translated to six catches (on 12 targets) for 59 yards and one touchdown. His share of those snaps diminished even more in the team's two playoff tilts to date – 16 of 142 snaps, or 11 percent – but he secured all three passes directed his way for 31 yards. Although he's unlikely to make a significant dent in the Super Bowl box score, stranger things have happened in the big game.

Za'Darius Smith, a fourth-round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, finished his rookie season with 30 tackles (20 solo), 5.5 sacks and a blocked kick in 15 games.

Impact

A clear liability for much of the year, Smith came on strong at the very end, notching 3.5 sacks over the final three weeks of the season. The Ravens hope to have Terrell Suggs (Achilles) back in 2016, but Smith might still have a key role in sub packages.

Daryl Smith finished 2015 with 121 tackles (72 solo), three sacks and an interception in 16 games.

Impact

Smith and fellow inside linebacker C.J. Mosley both played nearly every defensive snap for a second straight season. Even with Smith turning 34 in May, the duo will likely return for a third consecutive year, providing some form of stability to an otherwise shaky defense. Smith has topped 120 tackles in each of his three seasons with the Ravens, after failing to do so even once during his nine years in Jacksonville.

C.J. Mosley finished the 2015 season with 117 tackles (77 solo), four sacks, two fumble recoveries and a forced fumble in 16 games.

Impact

Although he didn't quite match his rookie-year impact or stat line, Mosley is entrenched as a centerpiece of the Baltimore defense for 2016 and beyond. He and Daryl Smith comprise one of the league's better duos at inside linebacker, but the rest of the Ravens defense needs serious work. Mosley should be a top-10 IDP option at linebacker heading into 2016.

Terrence Magee, an undrafted rookie, had two carries for five yards and one catch for two yards in 2015.

Impact

With Justin Forsett (arm) expected to be healthy long before training camp, Magee will merely be competing for one of the final roster spots in 2016. If Lorenzo Taliaferro (foot) is also healthy, the Ravens will probably be set at running back.

Kendrick Lewis finished the 2015 season with 61 tackles (38 solo) and a forced fumble in 15 games.

Impact

Signed to a three-year, $5.4 million contract before the season, Lewis pretty much gave the Ravens what they paid for, providing subpar but mostly competent play at safety. The team will likely look for an upgrade during the offseason, but it's entirely possible Lewis will return as a starter.

Kyle Juszczyk finished the 2015 season with 41 catches for 321 yards and four touchdowns, adding three yards on two carries.

Impact

Juszczyk is one of the NFL's better fullbacks, especially from a receiving standpoint. However, he rarely gets carries to complement the catches, leaving him as an afterthought even in deeper formats. His rookie contract runs through 2016.

Timmy Jernigan finished 2015 with 37 tackles (18 solo) and four sacks in 15 games.

Impact

A second-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, Jernigan failed to build on a promising rookie season but presumably did enough to keep a hold on his starting job. The Ravens will be expecting significant improvement in 2016.

Will Hill finished the 2015 season with 64 tackles (49 solo), an interception and a sack in 15 games.

Impact

Hill doesn't make many big plays or accumulate gaudy tackle totals, but he's been the most consistent player in a shaky defensive backfield over the past two seasons, rarely giving up big gains in coverage. He's locked in as a starter for 2016, albeit with minimal IDP appeal.

Chris Givens caught 19 passes for 346 yards and a touchdown on 53 targets in 12 games with the Ravens in 2015.

Impact

Traded from the Rams to the Ravens for a conditional draft pick in early October, Givens did nothing to suggest that he's a part of the team's future, whereas Kamar Aiken and Jeremy Butler both impressed late in the season. Even if he returns in 2016, Givens will face an uphill battle to earn a roster spot.

Elvis Dumervil finished the 2015 season with 48 tackles (29 solo), six sacks, two fumble recoveries and a forced fumble in 16 games.

Impact

Dumervil recorded fewer than 9.5 sacks for the first time since 2008, but he still did a nice job of putting pressure on opposing quarterbacks, even if it didn't show up on the stat sheet. He also had to deal with extra attention, as the Ravens' only other outside pass-rushing threat (Terrell Suggs) was lost for the season after Week 1. With two years remaining on a team-friendly contract, Dumervil should be back in Baltimore for 2016.

Kaelin Clay returned 23 punts for 244 yards and a touchdown, adding 14 kickoff returns for 343 yards, in seven games during his rookie season.

Impact

Selected by Tampa Bay in the sixth round of the 2015 NFL Draft, Clay was scooped off the Buccaneers' practice squad to serve as the Ravens' return specialist. He doesn't offer much promise as a receiver, but he should have every opportunity to lock down a role as Baltimore's primary return man in 2016.