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Williams is slated to sign a one-year deal with the Chiefs, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

Ronald Darby could still be moved . The Eagles have talent and depth at cornerback, returning starters Darby and Jalen Mills, plus 2017 draft picks Sidney Jones and Rasul Douglas. Worley only added to that.

5. Worley wasn’t a lock to make the roster anyway . Worley was OK with the Panthers last season — Pro Football Focus graded him the 79th-best cornerback (of 120) in 2017 — and has good size (6-1, 205), but the Panthers essentially gave up on him, and if the Eagles drafted a cornerback with Worley around, he would have faced long odds for making the 53-man roster.

Do they want to take a quarterback as well? Might they nab Notre Dame offensive lineman Quenton Nelson, helping solidify what has been a truly dreadful unit over the last couple of years? Could they take North Carolina State defensive lineman Bradley Chubb in order to replace the departed Jason Pierre-Paul? Will they trade down in order to amass more picks and fill several holes on the roster?

Or will they stay put and become the third team in the last three years to use a top-five pick on a running back? According to the New York Post, that possibility might be more likely than any other. The Post reports that taking a quarterback and trading down are both unlikely, essentially narrowing down the options to Chubb and Penn State running back Saquon Barley.

That calling came through Desire Street Ministries, a Christian outreach group that Wuerffel became associated with during his time with the Saints. Formed in 1990, the ministry has expanded beyond New Orleans with Wuerffel now serving as its Atlanta-based executive director.

Desire Street’s goal is helping rejuvenate communities and mentoring the at-risk youth who are living there.seahawks_093

Dez Bryant has plenty of suitors after being released by the Cowboys, but he may not get his main wish of revenge.

Bryant has hinted that he hopes to play the Cowboys twice next season to get full revenge, with the Giants seemingly on top of his wish list. But according to NFL.com, the Ravens have shown the most interest in Bryant.

The Ravens have already signed Michael Crabtree and John Brown this offseason in an attempt to rebuild their receiving corps. Bryant would give them three veterans capable of making big plays for quarterback Joe Flacco.

While teams like the Bills and Chargers might look to move up for a top quarterback, it’s the teams that don’t need a quarterback (like the Colts, 49ers and Raiders) that might benefit most.

A little later, Clemson wide receiver Deon Cain and Georgia running back Sony Michel would be the offensive cogs to covet, while two edge rushers, Florida State’s Josh Sweat and Wake Forest’s Duke Ejiofor, stand out for their second second-rounder.

Going into the third round, USC defensive tackle Rasheem Green and Louisville edge rusher Trevon Young are appealing. If New England does not take Jackson or Rudolph early, the best quarterback targets to close Day 2 are Washington State’s Luke Falk and Richmond’s Kyle Lauletta.

Rlley Ferguson, QB, Memphis. Ferguson at 6-4, 215 pounds has prototypical, Brady-like size with the natural accuracy and efficiency from the pocket the Patriots demand. He’s a little thin and needs to improve his footwork, mechanics and delivery, but those are coachable aspects of his game. Although other positions would provide the Patriots more short-term help, all eyes will be on who New England tabs as Brady’s new successor.seahawks_127

Robert Kraft has joined the legion of athletes who think rapper Meek Mill should not be in prison.

The Patriots owner visited Mill at the state prison in Chester City in Pennsylvania along with fellow billionaire, entrepreneur Michael Rubin.

“Amazing young man. I know how I’d feel if I was in the situation he is,” Kraft said outside the prison, via NBC Philadelphia. “Every time I see him, I just come away more impressed. He’s very intelligent. And makes it clear to me we have to do something with criminal justice reform.”.

Offensive tackle: The Patriots suddenly are shaky in blindside pass protection without Solder, as their best options now are the re-signed LaAdrian Waddle, free-agent flyer Matt Tobin and 2017 third-rounder Antonio Garcia. They could afford to let Fleming walk because of the projected healthy return of stud right tackle Marcus Cannon from his season-ending ankle injury. So look for New England to target a big, athletic presence who can complement Cannon.

Linebacker: Dont’a Hightower had his 2017 season cut short by a torn pectoral. Kyle Van Noy often struggled after signing an extension in September. Marquis Flowers was re-signed, but he’s not a real starting option. Versatility, depth and playmaking upside are all lacking at this position; it’s something Belichick will address now that he has his hands more on the defense without Patricia.

“I hate surgery,” Collins told NorthJersey.com via text. “And then I’m thinking I’m fine and excited about this season, being on the field for OTAs. It’s a bone. It’s going to come back stronger, so it shouldn’t affect nothing I’m trying to do [moving forward].”

Collins earlier this week told reporters on a conference call that his arm was “100 percent” but insisted Wednesday that he wasn’t lying when he made that assessment. Instead, he said he was surprised when doctors told him another procedure would be best.

At 24, he is entering the last year of his rookie contract, and, according to NorthJersey.com, the rugged safety who was an All-Pro in 2016 is expected to be a key player in new coordinator James Bettcher’s defense.seahawks_013

It’s possible (maybe even likely) at least five quarterbacks will fly off the board in the first round of this year’s draft: Josh Allen, Josh Rosen, Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson.

If the draft does unfold that way, it would be the first time that happened since 1999. That year, the Browns selected Tim Couch first overall, the Eagles took Donovan McNabb second, the Bengals drafted Akili Smith third, the Vikings grabbed Daunte Culpepper 11th and the Bears took Cade McNown 12th.

Among that group, McNabb was the only one who had a great career. Culpepper’s was solid. The rest, especially Couch and Smith, were tremendous busts.

If you are going Devils in your pool, there is only one line to pick from. Taylor Hall has been playing more often than not with Kyle Palmieri and Nico Hischier of late, with Palmieri being the stronger choice of the two. After Sami Vatanen took over power-play duties when March rolled around, Will Butcher spent the final weeks of the season wrestling them back in time for the playoffs. Butcher is the better choice on defense.

A good example? The Raiders had two scouts at the Spring League watching Johnny Manziel, according to ESPN.com’s Kevin Seifert. Manziel could have played in Canada (and perhaps will eventually), but by using the Spring League as a showcase, he allowed NFL teams to see him training and in game situations they might not otherwise see.

One of the more talented communications people I’ve ever known, Randall Liu, is leaving the NFL office after 18 years. Every journalist I know who covers the league will miss him.

D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution included an interesting nugget in this story about Matt Ryan’s excitement to have Julio Jones back and practicing this offseason.

Ryan told Ledbetter that “he’s heard Jones is working out or has consulted with” Hall of Famer Terrell Owens this offseason.la_kings_013