Panthers coach Ron Rivera observed at OTAs that Steve Smith "looks like he's 25 again."
Texans RT Derek Newton weighed in at 330 pounds at the outset of OTAs.
Jaguars 2012 second-round pick Andre Branch is working as the backup "Leo" to Jason Babin at OTAs.
Jaguars DE Jeremy Mincey attributes his disappointing 2012 production to playing too many snaps and consequently wearing down.
Eagles QB Dennis Dixon is working as a fourth-teamer at OTAs.
Dolphins CB Brent Grimes (Achilles' surgery) is working with the first-team defense at OTAs.
Packers OLB Nick Perry (wrist) has been fully cleared.
Redskins RB Roy Helu (Achilles', toe) is sitting out OTAs.
Redskins DE Adam Carriker is unable to practice at OTAs due to continued recovery from last year's torn quadriceps muscle.
The Miami Herald "(keeps) hearing" rookie RB Mike Gillislee's name from Dolphins sources.
NFL Films' Greg Cosell believes Patriots second-round pick Aaron Dobson is similar to Larry Fitzgerald in terms of size and hands.
Browns signed seventh-round T/G Garrett Gilkey to a four-year contract.
Redskins ILB London Fletcher admits he never seriously considered retirement.
Patriots signed fourth-round WR Josh Boyce to a four-year contract.