Vikings RB Toby Gerhart is expected to compete with Albert Young for the primary backup job behind Adrian Peterson.

San Francisco 49ers head coach Mike Singletary said RB Glen Coffee and RB Anthony Dixon will be competing for playing time behind RB Frank Gore this season, reports Phil Barber, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat.

Dallas WR Dez Bryant (hamstring) missed practice on Wednesday, the Dallas Morning News reports.

Seahawks rookie Golden Tate was chosen by the San Francisco Giants in the 50th and final round of the Major League Baseball draft. He played center field for Notre Dame’s baseball team, and this is the second time he has been taken in the baseball draft. He was chosen in the later rounds by the Arizona Diamondbacks coming out of high school.

Coach Gary Kubiak considers seventh-rounder Dorin Dickerson a “project”

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