Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce (concussion) will not participate in the Pro Bowl due to a concussion he suffered in the playoffs. Tennessee Titans TE Delanie Walker has been named as Kelce's replacement.
Pittsburgh Steelers CB Mike Hilton was re-signed to a one-year deal Tuesday, Jan. 16. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles has thrown just one touchdown compared to two interceptions in five games played in Philadelphia this season. Meanwhile, he has thrown four touchdowns and zero interceptions in two road contests. The Eagles face the Minnesota Vikings in Philadelphia in the NFC Championship this weekend.
The Atlanta Falcons signed S Marcelis Branch, OT Daniel Brunskill, CB Deante Burton, WR Reggie Davis, TE Alex Gray, QB Garrett Grayson, DT Joey Ivie, DE J.T. Jones and DT Taniela Tupou to Reserve/Future contracts Monday, Jan. 15. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.
New Orleans Saints impending free-agent QB Drew Brees said he does not plan to test the free-agent market. 'I'll be [in New Orleans] as long as they'll have me, hopefully,' Brees said.
Seattle Seahawks LB Bobby Wagner (hamstring) will not participate in the 2018 Pro Bowl due to a hamstring injury. Wagner has been dealing with the ailment since late in the season and will be replaced on the Pro Bowl roster by Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Kwon Alexander.
Atlanta Falcons C Alex Mack (calf) is expected to participate in the 2018 Pro Bowl despite dealing with a calf injury at the end of the season.
Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones (ankle) will not participate in the 2018 Pro Bowl due to his nagging ankle injury. Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams will take Jones' place in the Pro Bowl.
Free-agent TE Nick Truesdell (Vikings) was re-signed to the Minnesota Vikings' practice squad Tuesday, Jan. 16. OT Storm Norton was released from the practice squad in a corresponding move.
Jacksonville Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette was involved in a minor car accident Tuesday, Jan. 16, but escaped without suffering a serious injury. 'Leonard is okay and was able to drive home. Appreciate everyone that has reached out to check on him,' the team said in a statement.
New Orleans Saints LB Hau'oli Kikaha (ankle) proclaimed himself 'ready right now' when asked by reporters Tuesday, Jan. 16, whether or not he would be ready for OTAs.
New Orleans Saints TE Coby Fleener is set to count $8 million against the cap with a $6.3 million salary in 2018, making it highly unlikely he will stay with the team unless he agrees to a pay cut on the five-year, $36 million contract he signed in 2016. The Saints choose to release him, they would still be charged $4.8 million in dead money.