Bills coach Doug Marrone told reporters on Monday that linebacker Kiko Alonso "should be cleared soon," barring any setbacks in his recovery from ACL surgery in July, per the team's official website. Alonso had 159 tackles and four interceptions in 2013. He is expected to be fully recovered in time for OTAs.
Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson is headed to the Pro Bowl as a replacement for Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, who is out with a knee injury, reports ESPN.com. Richardson started every game this season and finished with 66 tackles, eight sacks and a forced fumble.