Said Patriots DT Vince Wilfork, “I feel very confident where we’re at as a defense at this point in camp. I’m very confident. I’m not saying we have all the answers. I’m not saying we’re where we need to be, but at this point in camp, to be where we’re at defensively, I’m very happy with that. The only thing it does is speed up the process now.”
The backup receivers for the Bengals are getting a chance to show their stuff.
The Texans are drawing big crowds to their training camp practices.
The Raiders’ young running backs are eager for the chance to show their worth.
Said Chargers T Max Starks of being behind King Dunlap in the battle for a starting job, “I don’t let kids win at 21, the basketball game. If we’re playing Candyland or Chutes and Ladders, I’d still want to win. I don’t lose at boardgames. That’s how competitive I am.”
The Redskins got a visit from former RB John Riggins at practice.
Special teams work has come easily to the Bears’ top two draft picks.
The Falcons are the latest team to use GPS athlete tracking technology.
Special teams coach Dave Wannstedt brings some experience to a young Buccaneers staff.
The Cardinals have been happy with the contributions of their rookie running backs.
Said 49ers S Donte Whitner of rookie S Eric Reid, “It’s going to take a little experience. He’s going to have to take some lumps. He’s going to have to give up some passes and understand where he’s supposed to be. But, hopefully, he comes along really, really fast. But right now, he’s working with the 1s right now. He’s not making a lot of mistakes. He’s making plays on the football, so we just need to see him in live action.”
Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond is finally healthy and hopes to remain that way.