Harvey Langi (neck/knee) is optimistic about his chances to return for OTAs, Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald reports.
AJ McCarron won the grievance he filed against the Bengals last spring and will become an unrestricted free agent March 14, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Charges against Trevone Boykin stemming from his March 2017 arrest in Dallas were dismissed earlier this month, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.
Jabaal Sheard is expected to move from outside linebacker to defensive end with newly hired defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus planning to implement a speed-based, 4-3 defensive scheme, Stephen Holder of The Indianapolis Star reports.
The Raiders are expected to offer a one-year tender this offseason to Giorgio Tavecchio, an exclusive rights free agent, Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Sebastian Janikowski's agent said Wednesday that his client is over the back injury that sidelined him in 2017 and intends to play during the upcoming season, Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Greg Olsen said earlier this month that he won't require any follow-up procedures during the offseason on his surgically repaired right foot, David Newton of ESPN.com reports.
Devonta Freeman (knee) said in a Feb. 2 interview with Mike Florio of NBC Sports Radio's "PFT Live" that he's not ruling out taking part in the Falcons' Organized Team Activities during the spring, Adam Wells of Bleacher Report reports. "Possibly," Freeman said about being ready for OTAs. "But I'm going to take my time and let [his right knee] heal so I won't have to deal with little nicks and knacks throughout the season, because that's the most important time for me. So I'm going to take my time and let it heal, get stronger. I need to be free when I'm out there."
Derek Wolfe underwent offseason surgery to relieve nerve pain on the right side of his neck and indicated that he's feeling better than he has at any point in five years, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports. "I can honestly sit here and tell you that as far as my neck goes – I have to build my strength back up…but [the neck is] fixed," Wolfe said. "I feel so much better."
Larry Fitzgerald will return to the Cardinals for his 15th NFL season in 2018, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.
Andy Mulumba plans to retire from football, Darrin Bauming of TSN1290Radio reports.
Alex Okafor (torn Achilles) could miss the beginning of training camp, Sean Fazende of Fox8live.com reports.
Arik Armstead (hand) will be ready for the start of April's offseason program, Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports.
Malcolm Smith (pectoral) will be ready for the start of April's offseason program, Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports.
Malik McDowell's (concussion) long-term future remains in doubt, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.
Alex Tanney (foot) has been cleared for football activities and will be ready for offseason workouts in March, Kurt Pegler of WMBD-TV reports.
Devin McCourty underwent shoulder surgery Wednesday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
Trent Williams (knee) is confident he'll be ready for the 2018 season opener, Stephen Czarda of the Redskins' official site reports. "I don't really know how it goes, but I'm just going to try and follow the doctor's orders and try to continue to put in extra work and do whatever I can to get back as soon as possible," Williams said.
Will Compton (foot) did not require surgery on his sprained foot, Jake Kring-Schreifels of the Redskins' official site reports.
Erik Austell was released by the Texans on Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.