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Kyle Rudolph agreed to a five-year, $36.5 million contract extension with the Vikings, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Impact

Rudolph's deal can be worth up to $40 million with incentives and bonuses. Rudolph was limited to eight games last year, after suffering a season-ending broken foot in Week 9. However, he could be a bigger part of this year's offense, since new Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner has had success with making tight ends a big part of the passing game. This contract extension may be an acknowledgement of his rising profile in the offense.

Travis Kelce (knee) received a rest day Sunday, the Kansas City Star reports.

Impact

Kelce, who is bouncing back from microfracture surgery on his knee, has been practicing and with no reported injury setbacks thus far. The second-year tight end is a candidate to secure a key role in the Chiefs' passing game this season.

Allen Robinson has been a full participant in training camp and worked with the starters Sunday, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

Robinson, who was dealing with a hamstring issue last week, has been working with the Jaguars' first-teamers as one of two starting receivers. While part of the reason for that may be the absence of Cecil Shorts (hamstring), Robinson is certainly in competition to see plenty of snaps as a rookie. He'll battle fellow 2014 second-rounder Marqise Lee for the starting job opposite Shorts. Regardless of who wins the battle, though, both players figure to play major roles this season.

Weston Dressler appears past the hamstring issue that bothered him during mini-camp, Kansas City Star reports.

Impact

Dressler, who made a nice catch on a low pass during Sunday's practice, is among a handful of players making a run at a slot role in the Chiefs' offense.

Marqise Lee has been a full participant in training camp and worked with the first team Sunday, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

With Cecil Shorts (hamstring) out for at least the next two weeks, Lee should see extensive reps with the starters. Dealing with an ankle injury entering camp, Lee appears to have moved past the issue and will compete with fellow-rookie Allen Robinson for the second receiver spot opposite Shorts.

Ben Tate is practicing with the team during 11-on-11 drills, and remains confident that he's the frontrunner to win the No. 1 running back job, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

Impact

Tate was a little banged up during minicamp, but so far doesn't appear to be limited in any capacity during the Browns' first few days of training camp. Brought in as a free agent this offseason to help improve the Browns' 27th-ranked rushing offense (in terms of yardage), Tate entered camp as the projected starter in the Cleveland backfield. Although Tate remains confident that he'll win the job, rookie Terrance West intends on giving him a run for his money. West has impressed the coaching staff with his ability to catch passes out of the backfield, and both backs have demonstrated the ability to run between the tackles. During 11-on-11 drills Sunday, each back was able to find space for short gains, but neither truly stood out. Head coach Mike Pettine will likely form a better idea of his backfield's potential once the pads go on Monday.

Aaron Colvin (knee) has been placed on the non-football injury list, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

After tearing his ACL in January, Colvin continues to work back under the Jaguars' watch. He'll almost certainly begin the year on the PUP list, and it remains to be seen whether he'll make an impact as a rookie.

Rod Streater (unspecified issue) did not finish practice Sunday, CSN's Scott Bair reports.

Impact

The report notes that coach Dennis Allen indicated Sunday that Streater may have a head ailment, with an update on the wideout's status likely on tap Monday.

Allen Hurns served as the Jags' third receiver during Sunday's practice, the, Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

With Cecil Shorts (hamstring) out of action, Hurns was able to work with the first team during three-wide-receiver sets. While he's not likely to be much of a factor come the regular season, Hurns has clearly impressed the coaching staff early in camp.

James White has looked sharped early on in training camp, the Boston Herald reports.

Impact

The report notes that the fourth-rounder has exhibited good "quickness, short-area change of direction skills and hands" thus far. While White still has to contend with holdovers Stevan Ridley, Shane Vereen, and Brandon Bolden, his versatility evokes favorable comparisons to Veree. The rookie could be but an injury away from fantasy relevance.

The injury that will keep Cecil Shorts out for at least two weeks is a grade two right hamstring strain, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

The report suggests that the timetable likely precludes Shorts from playing in the Jags' first two preseason games, but should allow the wideout, barring a setback, to be available in advance of the team's regular season opener. Meanwhile, with Ace Sanders and Justin Blackmon away from the team, opportunity knocks for rookie second-rounders Marqise Lee and Allen Robinson.

Cecil Shorts (hamstring) will be sidelined for at least the first two weeks of training camp with a grade two hamstring sprain, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Impact

Coming off of a down 2013 campaign, Shorts tweaked his hamstring at the beginning of training camp Friday. While he'll likely be a tad behind in terms of timing, he's easily the Jags' most experienced receiver and is in no real danger of losing his starting spot. However, with two young, second-round receivers behind him in Marqise Lee and Allen Robinson, Shorts may be challenged more than in years past.

Julio Jones (foot) was held out of Saturday's practice for precautionary reasons, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

The Falcons plan to take it easy with Jones during the early portion of training camp. The team announced that he'll be participating every other day during the first week of camp. He'll be evaluated by team doctors on his off days. He won't need four preseason games to gear up for Week 1, so even though he's expected to be ready to go when the season opens, don't be surprised if he sits out a few preseason games.

Kroy Biermann (Achilles) was held out of Sunday's training camp session for precautionary reasons, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

The Falcons only held Biermann out to avoid aggravating his previous Achilles injury. The team said they plan to have Biermann practice two days, then take a day off during the early portion of training camp, so we can expect a similar rotation going forward. He is still expected to be ready for Week 1.

LaMichael James is expected to miss about a month with what NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports is a dislocated elbow.

Impact

With Marcus Lattimore currently on the non-football injury list and Kendall Hunter having torn his ACL, the 49ers' running back ranks continue to thin out, which leaves Frank Gore and rookie Carlos Hyde as the team's top two healthy backfield options at the moment.

LaMichael James was carted off the field Sunday after sustaining an apparent left arm or wrist injury, csnbayarea.com reports.

Impact

The nature and extent of James' injury is unclear, but following the ACL tear that Kendall Hunter sustained Friday, James' chances of making a mark in the 49ers' backfield this season had been trending in the right direction, prior to Sunday's news.

DeMarcus Ware left Sunday's practice about halfway through the session due to a lower leg bruise, the Broncos' official site reports.

Impact

Given that the injury is described as a bruise, we'll view Ware as day-to-day for the time being. We'll let you know if that assessment changes.

Scott Chandler left Sunday's practice with a groin injury, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

It's unclear how much time Chandler might miss, but with fellow TEs Tony Moeaki (hamstring) and Chris Gragg (heat-related symptoms) also ailing, the Bills' depth at the position is currently taxed.

Stephon Gilmore, who struggled with a wrist injury all of last season, is unlimited in training camp and feels far better than any point of his 2013 campaign, BuffaloBills.com reports. Said the third-year cornerback, "It feels good. That was my first time ever having surgery and getting hurt so it feels good to be back to myself and be out there having fun and be playing how I know how to play. It helped me out a lot. I've never struggled like that before when I had that surgery on my hand so it helped me out a lot. It humbled me and I feel good now so I'm ready to go help this team win."

Impact

If Gilmore is happy and healthy all season, the Bills have the potential to have an excellent cornerback group, led by Gilmore, Leodis McKelvin, Corey Graham, and a couple of other promising young players.

Mark Barron indicated that he's not quite 100 percent following arthroscopic surgery to repair cartilage in his right knee in January, Tampa Bay Times reporter Rick Stroud reports.

Impact

On the plus side, Barron has been able to practice with the Bucs' first-team defense in training camp, so it looks like an issue he'll be able to work through this summer. The strong safety has recorded 88 tackles in back-to-back seasons for the Bucs, though given that he missed two games in 2013, he's a candidate to hit the 100-tackle mark this season if he can stay healthy.