In other injury news:
49ers owner Jed York fine with keeping Trey Lance on bench for duration of Jimmy G deal if needed
The 49ers signaled that an end to the Jimmy Garoppolo era is coming soon with the selection of QB Trey Lance. But if you ask the team's owner, it might not be as close as you'd think.
New Ravens OT Alejandro Villanueva energized by prospect of blocking for Lamar Jackson
Ravens OT Alejandro Villanueva is staying in the AFC North and has switched sides of the most heated rivalry of the last two decades. Judging by his comments Wednesday, he can't wait to get started.
Roundup: Lions sign former Texans TE Darren Fells
Detroit is welcoming one of its former tight ends back to the Motor City. Plus, other news we're tracking around the NFL.
Cowboys release DT Antwaun Woods after three seasons
Defensive tackle Antwaun Woods, an undrafted prospect in 2016, has been released by Dallas. He appeared in 14 games (seven starts) in 2020.
Brett Favre on Aaron Rodgers: 'He ain't budging' with the Packers
The man at the center of the Packers' previous QB kerfuffle, Brett Favre, knows better than anyone how Aaron Rodgers feels, having been in a comparable situation. According to the HOFer, Rodgers is unlikely to back down.
Vikings GM Rick Spielman: 'Right now, there's no question that Kirk Cousins is our quarterback'
The Vikings used a third-round pick on QB Kellen Mond. It wasn't a move that should threaten Kirk Cousins' job in the short term. GM Rick Spielman said the move simply followed Minnesota's draft board and he selected a talented player who can grow.
Howie Roseman calls notion he veered from Eagles draft board 'ridiculous'
Embattled Super Bowl-winning GM Howie Roseman, even after a draft praised by many pundits, remained on the defensive when it was suggested he's using his personal board to make selections instead of the Eagles' composite.
Browns LB Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: 'I never really had any heart issues'
Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah fell from a potential first-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft into the middle of the second round, where the Browns traded up to snag the versatile linebacker.
Bengals OC Brian Callahan on Joe Mixon's workload: 'He should be on the field every down'
Bengals RB Joe Mixon is another dynamic playmaker returning from injury in 2021, and offensive coordinator Brian Callahan sees him as a workhorse back going forward.
Cowboys QB Dak Prescott on injury recovery: I could play in a game right now
Dallas Cowboys QB Dak Prescott gave a quick update on the rehab of his broken ankle, stating he could play in a football game a little more than seven months after sustaining the injury.
Matt Rhule on why Panthers didn't pick QB in draft: 'I just believe in Sam [Darnold]'
Some might have been surprised the Panthers didn't go with a quarterback at No. 8 overall in Thursday's first round of the 2021 NFL Draft. But Carolina head coach Matt Rhule let it be known that it's because he has every confidence in Sam Darnold leading his squad.