Arizona Cardinals
NAMESTATUSDATE
Carson Palmer, QBQuestionableMar 4
Comment: Coach Bruce Arians said Wednesday that Palmer is "about a month ahead of schedule" in his recovery from a torn ACL in his left knee, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Dallas Cowboys
NAMESTATUSDATE
Dez Bryant, WRProbableMar 2
Comment: Bryant officially received the franchise tag Monday, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Clarence Hill reports.
Dez Bryant, WRProbableFeb 28
Comment: Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones confirmed Saturday that the team has informed Bryant's agent that it will use the franchise tag on the receiver prior to Monday's deadline, ESPN.com's Todd Archer reports.
Houston Texans
NAMESTATUSDATE
David Quessenberry, OTOutMar 1
Comment: Quessenberry said his cancer (non-Hodgkins lymphoma) is in remission, the Houston Chronicle reports.
Brian Cushing, LBProbableFeb 28
Comment: In addition to an offseason wrist surgery, Cushing underwent arthroscopic surgeries on his left knee and left ankle after the season's end, MyFoxHouston reports.
New Orleans Saints
NAMESTATUSDATE
Jairus Byrd, FSProbableMar 3
Comment: According to head coach Sean Payton, Byrd (knee) is a few weeks away from being at full strength after suffering a season-ending meniscus tear in his knee last year, reports Fox Sports. "He's doing well," Payton said. "His rehab is on schedule. He'll be cleared for minicamp. We're looking at about 2 or 3 weeks from him being 100 percent."