NFL OTA Notes: Bills, Browns, Falcons, Giants, Jets & Panthers



  • OLB Mario Williams underwent offseason hip surgery. (Joe Buscaglia)
  • LB Kiko Alonso underwent offseason hip surgery. (Mike Rodak)
  • WR Robert Woods underwent offseason ankle surgery. (Mike Rodak)
  • TE Scott Chandler underwent offseason knee surgery. (Mark Gaughan)
  • Bills second-round pick OT Cyrus Kouandjio has been splitting first-team reps at right tackle with Erik Pears. (Joe Buscaglia)


  • Rookie QB Johnny Manziel took second-team reps during Wednesday’s OTA session. (Tony Grossi)


  • The Falcons lined up in a 3-4 base defense on Wednesday. (Vaughn McClure)
  • First-round pick OT Jake Matthews looked “more like a veteran next to the other four offensive linemen.” (Vaughn McClure)
  • TE Levine Toilolo saw limited reps due to an undisclosed injury, but Bear Pascoe and Mickey Shuler lined up in two-tight end sets. (Vaughn McClure)
  • Rookie Prince Shembo spent most of Wednesday working at inside linebacker. (Vaughn McClure)


  • QB Eli Manningput in a full day” and took first-team snaps. (Dan Graziano)
  • RB David Wilson participated in Giants OTAs Wednesday.
  • The Giants first-team offensive line on Wednesday was James Brewer (LT), Geoff Schwartz (LG), J.D. Walton (C), Chris Snee (RG) and Justin Pugh (RT). (Dan Graziano)


  • HC Rex Ryan confirmed that Geno Smith and Michael Vick are competing for the quarterback job.
  • Geno Smith took the first rep during Wednesday’s OTA session. (Rich Cimini)
  • Michael Vick also saw time with the starters on Wednesday as well. (Brian Costello)
  • G Willie Colon will have his knee scoped. (Manish Mehta)


  • Panthers OT Nate Chandler has been splitting first-team reps at left tackle with Byron Bell. (Steve Reed)


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