Tom Brady is expected to have a substantial degree of input into coach Bruce Arians' offense on game days this coming season, Luke Easterling of SI.com reports.
Ito Smith (concussion/neck) has been taking part in offseason training in Houston and plans to return to Atlanta in the near future to work out with quarterback Matt Ryan and other skill-position players, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports.
Antonio Gandy-Golden tested positive for the coronavirus March 24 but has since self-quarantined and is asymptomatic, JP Finlay of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Patrick Chung (ankle) agreed Wednesday with the Patriots on a two-year contract extension, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
Nick Nelson (knee) has cleared waivers and landed on the Raiders' Physically Unable to Perform-Reserve list, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Drew Lock recently met with a few teammates for a throwing session, Troy Renck of Denver 7 News reports.
Preston Williams (knee) isn't yet participating in on-field sessions during his offseason workouts but remains on pace to be ready for the start of the regular season, Adam H. Beasley and Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald report.
Eagles coach Doug Pederson suggested Tuesday that while Nate Sudfeld will have to compete for the team's backup quarterback job, he expects the 26-year-old to beat out rookie Jalen Hurts for the No. 2 job behind starter Carson Wentz, Matt Mullin of PhillyVoice.com reports. "Football teams are going to have to rely on their veteran players, and Nate is one of those guys for us. I have a ton of confidence in Nate to become the backup quarterback," Pederson said. "Nothing is ever handed to anybody, and we always try to create competition at every position, and quarterback is not exempt from that. But I fully expect Nate to come in and be aggressive and do the things that he's capable of doing and become the backup to Carson."
Eagles coach Doug Pederson said Tuesday that while Jalen Hurts will have the opportunity to compete for the No. 2 quarterback job, the rookie is likely to begin the season behind both Carson Wentz and Nate Sudfeld on the depth chart, Matt Mullin of PhillyVoice.com reports. "Football teams are going to have to rely on their veteran players, and Nate is one of those guys for us. I have a ton of confidence in Nate to become the backup quarterback," Pederson said. "Nothing is ever handed to anybody, and we always try to create competition at every position, and quarterback is not exempt from that. But I fully expect Nate to come in and be aggressive and do the things that he's capable of doing and become the backup to Carson."
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers recently referred to Allen Lazard as "an ascending player" and a great teammate, ESPN.com's Rob Demovsky reports.
The Raiders waived Nick Nelson (knee) with a failed physical designation on Monday, Adam Caplan of SiriusXM NFL Radio reports.
Ben Roethlisberger (elbow) is shown throwing passes to teammates James Conner (quadriceps) and JuJu Smith-Schuster in a video released by the Steelers on Monday.
Kemoko Turay (ankle) is rehabbing at the Colts' facility and has resumed participating in some on-field work, Kevin Bowen of 107.5 The Fan Indianapolis reports.
Leighton Vander Esch (neck) said Monday he is "doing wonderful" in his recovery from neck surgery and is "ready to roll," Patrik Walker of CBSSports.com reports.
Coach Frank Reich is optimistic Philip Rivers will play more than one season for the Colts, George Bremer of The Anderson Herald Bulletin reports.
Ezekiel Elliott could be one of the bigger beneficiaries of CeeDee Lamb's addition to the offense, Michael Gehlken of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Quinton Dunbar (hamstring) was officially released from Broward County jail on bond Sunday, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports.
Yodny Cajuste (quadriceps) is "healthy and good to go," Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
Deandre Baker was officially released on bond from Broward County jail on Sunday, Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record reports.
Anthony Harris officially signed his franchise tender with the Vikings on Sunday, Courtney Cronin of ESPN.com reports.