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Terrelle Pryor    QB   Oakland Raiders
 
The Raiders are expected to release Pryor if they are unable to trade him by Monday, FOX Sports' Alex Marvez reports.

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There's likely a fair amount of interest in Pryor as a project and novelty athletic quarterback, but the fact that he's not perceived as a potential starter means the Raiders might have trouble getting anything in a trade, especially since everyone knows they'll cut Pryor otherwise. If the Raiders don't select a quarterback high in the draft, they'll likely head into 2014 with Matt Schaub and Matt McGloin as their top two passers.
Robert Meachem    WR   New Orleans Saints
 

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After a disappointing season with the Chargers, Meachem returned to the Saints for 2013, where he caught 16 passes for 324 yards and two scores. His utility to the Saints is based largely on his blocking ability as a receiver, leaving him with minimal fantasy value. Meachem is too far down on the Saints' depth chart to warrant much fantasy consideration, although he remains a threat to score any week in an offense led by QB Drew Brees.
Chris Johnson    RB   New York Jets
 
Johnson, who underwent arthroscopic knee surgery back in January to repair a meniscus tear, indicated Thursday that there are no signs of arthritis in his knee, the Daily News reports. "No, that’s not accurate," said Johnson, who signed with the Jets on Wednesday. "I'm pretty sure if they had major concerns of my knee or whatever, pretty sure I wouldn’t have passed the physical."

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It remains to be seen how much Johnson -- who has not missed a game over his last five seasons -- will be able to do once the Jets' offseason program gets going, but in any case, the running back doesn't believe that his knee will be an issue come training camp. "Once offseason workouts start, I’m ready to get in there with the trainers of the Jets and we’ll see where I’m at and go from there," Johnson noted Thursday.
Chris Johnson    RB   New York Jets
 
While ESPN's Adam Schefter suggests that the Jets have some concerns about the condition of Johnson's knee, said concerns were evidently not serious enough to deter the team from inking the running back to a two-year deal.

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While Schefter's report suggests that Johnson (who is bouncing back from a January procedure to address a meniscus issue) has some arthritis in his knee, it must be pointed out that the 28-year-old back has played in all 16 games five seasons in a row. In any case, with Chris Ivory in the Jets' backfield and Bilal Powell on hand as well, it's reasonable to expect Johnson's workload (he had 279 carries in 2013) to take a hit this season, though he was presumably added to the mix for his big-play potential and thus figures to see his share of touches, even if the Jets employ an Ivory (power) and Johnson (speed) combo in 2014.
LaMichael James    RB   San Francisco 49ers
 
The 49ers are reportedly trying to deal James, csnbayarea.com reports.

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Since being made a second-round pick by the 49ers in the 2012 draft, James has recorded just 39 carries for 184 yards in 14 regular season contests, while making his biggest impact with the team as a returner. Given that Frank Gore, Kendall Hunter and perhaps Marcus Lattimore are ahead of James in the 49ers' RB pecking order heading into the 2014 season, a change of scenery would probably be a good thing for James, in both real and fantasy terms.
Sidney Rice    WR   Seattle Seahawks
 
Rice (knee) has agreed to a one-year deal with the Seahawks, NFL Network's Albert Breer reports.

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Rice visited with the Jets on Wednesday, but came away without a deal, and tweeted from his personal account that he'd be re-signing with the Seahawks, a fact confirmed by multiple sources. Rice is nearly six months removed from his ACL tear, and was recently cleared to begin making cuts, an important step in his recovery. Rice had received interest from several suitors, but he'll instead take his services back to the defending Super Bowl champions in Seattle, where he recorded 15 catches for 231 yards and three scores in his injury-shortened 2013.
Sidney Rice    WR   Free Agent
 
Rice, who indicated earlier this week that he has been cleared to begin cutting again as his recovery from an ACL injury continues, visited the Jets on Wednesday, the Seattle Times reports.

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Chris Johnson    RB   New York Jets
 
Johnson (knee) has signed a two-year deal with the Jets, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. The base value of his deal is reportedly $8 million.

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While it figures to be difficult for Johnson to see as many carries (279) as he did last season en route to recording 1,077 rushing yards for the Titans, he makes for a nice complement to Chris Ivory, who emerged as the Jets' busiest back down the stretch last season. Moreover, Johnson's ability as a pass-catcher figures to boost the team's backfield -- which also rosters Bilal Powell -- while his durability (he's suited up for all 16 games in his last five seasons) is also a plus, given Ivory's injury history.
Josh Freeman    QB   New York Giants
 
Freeman and the Giants have agreed to a one-year deal, ESPN.com reports.

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Freeman is thus in line to compete for the Giants' No. 2 QB job with Curtis Painter and Ryan Nassib. Given his NFL starting experience (he has 60 to his credit), Freeman should have the edge to secure that role. Starter Eli Manning recently underwent arthroscopic surgery on his ankle, which paves the way for Freeman and his competition to see added opportunities during the team's offseason workouts while Manning recovers.
Allen Reisner    TE   Minnesota Vikings
 
Reisner has signed with Vikings, Ryan O'Halloran of the Florida Times-Union reports.

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Matt Flynn    QB   Free Agent
 
Flynn agreed to a contract with the Packers on Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

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Flynn will head back to the team he led to the playoffs at the end of last season. He will assume the role of Aaron Rodgers' top backup again, though he could face a training camp challenge from fellow quarterback Scott Tolzien.
Brandon Lloyd    WR   San Francisco 49ers
 
The 49ers have signed Lloyd to a one-year contract, CSNBayArea.com reports.

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Though Anquan Boldin and Michael Crabtree are slated to start at wideout for the 49ers, Lloyd figures to have a chance to compete for the team's No. 3 slot. Also in the mix on that front is Quinton Patton -- who finished last season in that role -- while Jon Baldwin, Kassim Osgood, Chuck Jacobs, Devon Wylie, DeMarco Sampson and David Reed round out the team's current rostered receiving options. Lloyd, who will turn 33 in July, caught 74 passes for 911 yards and four touchdowns in 16 games in 2012 for the Patriots, but at this stage he has much to prove before being considered anything more than a late-round fantasy dart.
Kyle Rudolph    TE   Minnesota Vikings
 
Rudolph's left foot has been fully healed for about two months, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

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Rudolph, who was limited to eight games in 2013 after suffering a fractured foot on Nov. 3, finished up the season with 30 catches for 313 yards and three touchdowns. The report adds that the tight end has been studying tape of the Browns from last season in order to become more familiar with how he might be used in (new coordinator) Norv Turner's offense, a system in which fellow tight ends Jordan Cameron and Antonio Gates (while Turner was with the Chargers) have been productive.
Chris Johnson    RB   Free Agent
 
Johnson (knee) is slated to visit the Jets on Tuesday, the Daily News reports.

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The report suggests that the Jets are one of three teams interested in signing Johnson, who was recently released by the Titans. If he ends up joining the Jets' backfield, he'd be a nice complement to Chris Ivory, but in such a scenario it's hard to imagine Johnson seeing as many carries (279) as he did last season en route to recording 1,077 rushing yards.
Sidney Rice    WR   Free Agent
 
Rice -- who suffered an ACL injury back on Oct. 28 -- indicated Monday that he has been cleared to begin cutting, the Seattle Times reports.

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It's another significant step in the unsigned wideout's recovery from his knee injury, with the report suggesting that the Saints, Giants, Packers and Rice's 2013 team, the Seahawks, are all thought to have interest in his services.
Jimmy Garoppolo    QB   Free Agent
 
The Jaguars "really like" Garoppolo, SI.com reports.

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It increasingly appears as if Garoppolo will be selected early in the second round. He worked out Friday for the Vikings, the owners of the 40th overall pick, and the Jaguars sit ahead of Minnesota at 39th. If several teams are truly aiming for Garoppolo at the top of the second round, it's possible that someone might trade up into the late first to get a hold of him. The Jaguars and Vikings, meanwhile, might be aiming for an edge defender like Buffalo's Khalil Mack with their first-round picks.
Tom Savage    QB   Free Agent
 
Savage, a quarterback from Pittsburgh, is expected to meet with 24 or 25 teams, SI.com reports.

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No quarterback in the draft is generating as much media hype as Savage right now, with some even suggesting the first 40 picks as a possibility. We're skeptical of this idea. He has some redeeming qualities -- particularly his height (6-4) and arm strength, but nearly everything else in his game is a question. For every time Savage makes a beautiful, high-velocity throw on target, there are one or two other plays where he stares down a receiver, misses an open target or fails to sense the pass rush. Considering both his progressions and accuracy tend to be hit-or-miss, we're not all that optimistic about his ability to capitalize on his arm strength. It's worth noting that his overall college résumé is rather discouraging -- Savage played for Rutgers in 2009 and 2010 but lost his starting role to Chas Dodd, a player who's nowhere near the NFL radar. Savage also proved to be a downgrade from 2012 starting Pittsburgh quarterback Tino Sunseri, who's currently a CFL quarterback. We think Savage might come off the board in the third or fourth round, but we'd suggest that it would be misguided to select Savage as a starting candidate rather than a luxury project. Along with Johnny Manziel, Teddy Bridgewater, Blake Bortles and Derek Carr, we'd suspect Jimmy Garoppolo and Zach Mettenberger are ahead of Savage in the draft order. Players like David Fales, Aaron Murray, Logan Thomas and AJ McCarron seem like Savage's more realistic competition.
Chris Pressley    RB   Cleveland Browns
 
The Browns have signed Pressley (knee), the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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Mike Glennon    QB   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Glennon plans to compete with Josh McCown for Bucs' starting QB job, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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