Profootballtalk's Mike Florio reported Sunday night that Alex Smith will likely ask the 49ers to release him after the Super Bowl in order to have "maximum" options on his next team.
Vikings signed CB Terence Newman, formerly of the Bengals, to a one-year, $2.5 million deal.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport calls the Falcons a team to "keep an eye on" for Nebraska DE/OLB Randy Gregory.
49ers waived OT Jonathan Martin.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports the Colts are not expected to extend contract-year coach Chuck Pagano before the start of the season.
CBS' Jason La Canfora gets the "strong sense" Oregon QB Marcus Mariota is "not getting past the second overall pick."
Nebraska DE/OLB Randy Gregory admitted to NFL.com that he failed a drug test at February's Combine.
Speaking at the Owners' Meetings in Arizona, commissioner Roger Goodell said the league has "postponed" the expanded playoffs idea.
Coach Tom Coughlin suggested Victor Cruz (patellar tendon) could miss the start of the season.
Jordy Nelson is recovering from offseason hip surgery.
Coach Sean Payton said third-year TE Josh Hill is a player "we value a lot."
Coach Mike Zimmer said the Vikings "have no plans" to trade Adrian Peterson.