Originally posted on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 5/5/13
Bears OL Kyle Long’s measurables were one of the main reasons the Bears selected him in round one. (Chicago Tribune) Bills Chris Hairston is projected to be the Bills starting right tackle. (WGR 550 Buffalo) Broncos DE Quanterus Smith is expected to be ready for the start of training camp. (Denver Post) Browns Leon McFadden may end up replacing Sheldon Brown at the right cornerback this season. (ESPN Cleveland) CB Trevin Wade‘s roster spot could be in jeopardy. (ESPN Cleveland) Cardinals CB Jamell Fleming could be on the roster spot this season, despite being a 2012 third-round pick. (azcardinals.com) Yeremiah Bell and Rashad Johnson are projected to be the Cardinals starting safeties. (Arizona Republic) Chargers GM Tom Telesco is expecting “big things” from RB Ryan Mathews this season. (chargers.com) Cowboys S J.J. Wilcox will get an opportunity to compete for a starting job during training camp. (Fox Sports Southwest) The team is likely to retain RT Doug Free after the Dolphins signed Tyson Clabo on Sunday. (Calvin Watkins) G Nate Livings could be on roster bubble this offseason. (Calvin Watkins) Dolphins Third-round pick CB Will Davis has “stood out” during the Dolphins rookie minicamp. (Miami Herald) Giants Cooper Taylor will be a candidate to play the team’s three-safety package and special teams as a rookie. (ESPN New York) Jaguars Luke Joeckel wasn’t “totally comfortable” on the right side in his first NFL practice. (Jaguars.com) Denard Robinson lined up at both tailback and receiver in rookie minicamp. (Detroit Free Press) Undrafted QB Matt Scott suffered a high-ankle sprain in Friday’s minicamp. (Mark Long) WR Justin Blackmon is considered ”too easily distracted” by new Jaguars regime. (National Football Post) The team is comparing CB Dwayne Gratz to Carlos Rogers. (Florida Times Union) Lions Bill Bentley is projected as the Lion’s nickel corner this season. (DetroitLions.com) Packers Marshall Newhouse will compete for the Packers starting right tackle job. (ESPN Milwaukee) Patriots Fourth-round WR Josh Boyce will miss rookie minicamp due to a broken bone in his foot. (ESPN Boston) Rams WR Stedman Bailey is projected as Brandon Gibson‘s replacement. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Fourth-round OL Barrett Jones is expected to be held out until training camp due to an injury. (StLouisRams.com) Ravens Ravens waived RB Lonyae Miller. Redskins The team is projecting starting Phillip Thomas as a free safety.(Washington Post) Injuries kept Jordan Reed from participating in rookie minicamp. (Washington Examiner) CB Quentin Jammer  isn’t “completely off the radar” for the Redskins. (Washington Examiner) RB Chris Thompson will sit out rookie minicamp to rehab his torn ACL. (Tarik El-Bashir) CB David Amerson is being groomed to play cornerback. (Washington Post) Seahawks J.R. Sweezy is lining up as the team’s starting right guard. (Tacoma News Tribune) Steelers Fourth-round pick Shamarko Thomas will be used as FS Ryan Clark‘s backup. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) Mike Tomlin expects Sean Spence to make a full recovery from his torn ACL and LCL, dislocated knee, and nerve damage. (Bob Labriola) Vikings ILB Michael Mauti “absolutely” expects to be ready for camp. (ESPN 1500 Twin Cities) The post NFL News & Rumors: Sunday 5/05 appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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