Something of a late bloomer, Jefferson notched 111 catches last season at LSU, the most by any wideout in the college ranks. NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah was told by a league source that the 6-foot-1, 202-pound Jefferson was Vikings play-caller Gary Kubiak's favorite wideout in the draft.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Tuesday, Aug. 9
Saints quarterback Jameis Winston suffered a right foot sprain during practice Monday. Find out what other NFL news we're tracking this Tuesday.
Jets tackle Mekhi Becton fractures kneecap, likely out for season
New York Jets tackle Mekhi Becton suffered an avulsion fracture of his right kneecap during Monday's practice and is likely out for the year, NFL Network Insiders Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo reported Tuesday.
Commanders head coach Ron Rivera fires defensive line coach Sam Mills III
The Washington Commanders have fired defensive line coach Sam Mill III, coach Ron Rivera announced Tuesday.
Bengals to play at Paycor Stadium after selling naming rights
The Bengals will now play in Paycor Stadium. The club announced a stadium rights deal Tuesday with Cincinnati-based Paycor HCM, Inc., a "leading human capital management" company.
Bears LB Roquan Smith requests trade out of Chicago
Roquan Smith's desire for a lucrative contract extension has yet to be addressed, and his camp's patience is running thin. The linebacker has formally requested a trade, according to a statement released on Tuesday.
Commanders not 'overly concerned' about Carson Wentz's accuracy issues early in camp
Carson Wentz has experienced an up-and-down training camp, with accuracy issues characterizing the Washington signal-caller's play. But coach Ron Rivera said over the weekend that he's not "overly concerned" about the issue.
David Andrews on Patriots' offensive struggles: 'Learn from it and see what we can do better'
With the Patriots installing some zone-blocking schemes early in camp, the offensive line has particularly struggled as it breaks in a new group on the interior.
Ravens RB J.K. Dobbins (knee) passes physical, removed from PUP list
Baltimore Ravens running back J.K. Dobbins has passed his physical and come off the physically unable to perform list, the team announced Monday.
Saints QB Jameis Winston being evaluated after leaving practice with foot injury
Jameis Winston left New Orleans Saints practice early Monday after "tweaking his foot", coach Dennis Allen told reporters. Allen added the starting quarterback was still being evaluated and had no update on the severity of the injury.
Raiders HC Josh McDaniels: We have 'no desire' to trade Josh Jacobs
Josh Jacobs' usage in last week's Hall of Fame Game raised eyebrows, but Raiders head coach Josh McDaniels told reporters Monday that the team has no plan to trade the veteran running back.
Training Camp Buzz: Panthers' McCaffrey operating on step count; Chiefs' Hardman emerges as deep threat
Can Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey's step count lead to a healthy resurgence? Will Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman fill Tyreek Hill's shoes? Keep up with the buzz as we track interesting items from training camp.
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