ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported on SportsCenter Thursday that the 49ers are "highly, highly, highly unlikely" to release Alex Smith.
Seahawks signed GM John Schneider to a five-year extension through 2021.
Former Cardinals DT Darnell Dockett is retiring from football.
Ameer Abdullah (shoulder) avoided the active/PUP list to begin Lions camp.
A league source told the Cincinnati Enquirer that Tyler Eifert's ankle rehab is "on schedule and progressing as planned."
Ravens TE Dennis Pitta (hip surgeries) avoided the active/PUP list to begin training camp.
Chris Conley ran as the Chiefs' first-team X receiver this spring.
Joe Flacco avoided the active/PUP list to begin training camp.
The New York Daily News' Ralph Vacchiano reports the Giants are optimistic Victor Cruz "can return to his old form."
The Kansas City Star's Terez Paylor reports Spencer Ware "caught lots of passes in OTAs."
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Le'Veon Bell's potential four-game suspension is the result of "several" missed drug tests.
Walk-year QB Drew Brees said he and the Saints have not seriously discussed a contract extension since March.