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Speed brings instant impact
Achane has been drawing attention and praise for his speed and work ethic from teammates and coaches this offseason, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Reports.
Projected starter per Rosenthal
Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com has Rice as the projected third starting wide receiver for the Chiefs for the start of the 2023 NFL season.
No major changes to playbook
Head coach Mike McCarthy told reporters Thursday that despite a change in coaching personnel, the tone and language of the offense will be similar to the past two seasons, Grant Gordon of NFL.com reports.
Projected starter per Rosenthal
Greg Rosenthal of NFL.com has Mayer as the starting tight end for the Raiders for the 2023 NFL season.
Building off Watt mentorship
During the Broncos' first week of OTAs, Allen told reporters that he is leaning on the lessons learned during his time playing with former defensive end J.J. Watt, Christian Gonzales of NFL.com reports.
Will report for training camp
In an interview Friday, Baker said that he plans to attend the Cardinals' training camp June 13, Christian Gonzales of NFL.com reports.
Understands declined option
Head coach Ron Rivera told reporters Wednesday that he's been communicating with Young during the offseason and that the young defensive end "gets" the Commanders' decision to decline his fifth-year option, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Welcomes RB additions
Etienne told reporters this week that the Jaguars' addition of running backs this offseason will help keep "the wear and tear off of my body," Coral Smith of NFL.com reports.
QB preference list
Hopkins listed quarterbacks Josh Allen, Jalen Hurts, Patrick Mahomes, Lamar Jackson, and Justin Herbert as those he would most like to catch passes from during an appearance on the "I Am Athlete" podcast Monday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Shorter suspension than expected?
John Hendrix of SI.com said in his Saturday mailbag that the Saints anticipate that any suspension Kamara receives from the NFL will be short term to start the 2023 regular season.
Gets help from old mentor
Carr and his Saints teammates received help from former Raiders head coach Jon Gruden while installing their offense during OTAs this week, ESPN.com reports.
Making strong impression at OTAs
Richardson has made an impression on his new Colts teammates with both his on- and off-field demeanor during OTAs, Stephen Holder of ESPN.com reports.
Car, playbook briefly stolen
Pickett's SUV, which also contained his playbook, was stolen from a car dealership near Pittsburgh on Wednesday but was quickly recovered, Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com reports.
Loses top receiver Friday
Murray will operate without DeAndre Hopkins moving forward after the talented receiver's release Friday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Poised for bigger rookie role
Wilson, a rookie third-round pick, appears set to fill a bigger role in 2023 than originally expected following the release of DeAndre Hopkins on Friday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
No. 3 role in sights
Dortch profiles as the primary candidate to fill the No. 3 receiver role in 2023 following the release of DeAndre Hopkins on Friday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Big bump in opportunity expected
Moore moves up to the No. 2 spot on the Cardinals' wide receiver depth chart with the release of DeAndre Hopkins on Friday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Ascends to top role
Brown is now the Cardinals' No. 1 receiver following the release of DeAndre Hopkins on Friday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Could lose top possession role
Smith-Schuster's current projected role as the Patriots' top possession receiver is theoretically threatened by the team's reported interest in the just-released DeAndre Hopkins, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Should draw heavy interest
Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com identifies the Bills, Ravens and Patriots as three teams that are likely to pursue Hopkins, who was released by the Cardinals on Friday.
Limited participation in OTAs
Pollard, who's still recovering from tightrope surgery on his ankle and the fractured fibula he suffered in the divisional-round loss to the 49ers, has been able to log limited participation in Cowboys OTAs thus far, Nick Harris of the team's official site reports. "Tony is doing a walkthrough, things like that," head coach Mike McCarthy said. "You'll see him participate more."
Feeling energized in Cleveland
Moore, who was traded from the Jets to the Browns earlier this offseason, feels revitalized by the clean slate he has in Cleveland after a tumultuous 2022 in New York, Bobby Kownack of NFL.com reports. "I can't do anything but feel blessed to be in the opportunity that I'm in right this moment," Moore told reporters Wednesday. "It feels good to be wanted, and it's going to make any player, any human, go harder."
Returning to Motown
Patterson, who kicked in seven games with the Lions back in 2021 but spent last season with the Jaguars, was traded to Detroit on Thursday, Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com reports.
Catches on with Jags
McManus agreed to a deal with the Jaguars on Thursday and should have the inside track to the starting placekicker job in Jacksonville, Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com reports.
Expects to throw more in '23
Jackson, who completed his first OTA practice in new offensive coordinator Todd Monken's system Wednesday, stated he's very pleased with the direction of the new scheme, Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com reports. "Less running and more throwing," Jackson said when asked what this offense will allow him to showcase.