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Saints video: Alvin Kamara going with unique training technique

New Orleans Saints star running back Alvin Kamara is focused on coming back even stronger for his fourth year in the NFL. The 24-year-old has been doing a lot of strength and conditioning workouts to prepare himself for the Saints’ upcoming training camp for the 2020 NFL regular season and things seem to be going […] The post Saints video: Alvin Kamara going with unique training technique appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Texans’ Justin Reid suggests NFL delay the start of the season

With the “coronavirus” pandemic still sweeping the nation in the United States, the NFL and the Houston Texans will have more massive decisions to make in the coming weeks and months. The league is supposed to be gearing up to begin this year’s training camp by month’s end. However, many current NFL players have already […] The post Texans’ Justin Reid suggests NFL delay the start of the season appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Pride Of Detroit

Detroit Lions 2020 training camp preview: Quarterbacks

Photo by Zach Bolinger/Icon Sportswire via Our 2020 training camp preview begins with the quarterbacks. As of now, training camp is scheduled to be just two weeks away. Whether it stays that way remains to be seen, but even with the pandemic threatening football this year, it’s hard not to get at least a little excited about the potential start of training camp. And so our coverage is going to continue as normal until otherwise noted. So today—just 15 days before training camp is due to start—we kick off our Detroit Lions 2020 training camp preview. As always, we start with the...

Turf Show Times

Rams news: LA still has to sign their 2020 draft class

Van Jefferson | Photo by Jonathan Bachman/ Rams must sign nine rookies before getting them into training camp When we last heard from Rams coach Sean McVay in June, he said he expected to get his rookies in training camp around July 23 and then get the veterans in five days later. Nothing is officially set, but starting camp soon is still the plan. Yet, the Rams have some business to get done before getting their rookies in. All nine members of the Rams’ 2020 draft are unsigned. No players can practice in training camp unless they are signed. The lack of rookie contracts being inked...

Vikings Territory

Vikings Training Camp Battles: Pat Elflien vs Dru Samia vs Dakota Dozier

In my first article in our series of training camp battles, I discussed Aviante Collins and Rashod Hill. Those two should be a fun battle to watch, but when it comes down to it, we hopefully won’t have to consistently see either play too much in the regular season. (Except when the Vikings are blowing … The post Vikings Training Camp Battles: Pat Elflien vs Dru Samia vs Dakota Dozier appeared first on Vikings Territory.

Silver And Black Pride

Raiders news: Rookie contract lull continues

Amik Robertson | Photo by Ronald Martinez/ The entire Las Vegas draft class is still unsigned The Las Vegas Raiders are bringing their rookies to training camp as soon as next week. While nothing is set, there has been talk around the NFL that rookies will start training camp around July 23 with the hope all veterans start camp July 28. With the arrival of the rookies looming, the Raiders have a lot to do on the business side of the equation as all seven members of Las Vegas’ 2020 draft class are unsigned. No players can practice in training camp unless they are signed. However,...

Pride Of Detroit

Open thread: What will you miss the most about training camp?

Photo by Allan Dranberg/Icon Sportswire via It looks like fans won’t be able to attend camps this year. The 2020 NFL season faces a lot of uncertainty as the summer winds down, but one thing for certain is that training camp will be quiet. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, teams have adjusted how training camps will be run this year. Fans will not be allowed to attend camps, which could pave the way for empty stadiums come the regular season. Update on where things stand 18 days out:— Almost everything is done and agreed to except for number of preseason games and testing protocols. —...

The Phinsider

Dolphins ‘could see’ training camp start pushed back

Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via The Miami Dolphins are set to open training camp next week with rookies reporting to the team’s training facilities. The veterans are then expected to follow a week later, getting the team - and the league - back into action as they prepare for the 2020 season. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hit the United States - and especially Florida - those plans could be put on hold. According to a report from the Miami Herald’s Adam Beasley, the Dolphins have told their players that “everything is up in the air” and they “could see things...

Cat Scratch Reader

The Scratching Post: 7/13/20

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports Here’s today’s collection of Panthers links for you to discuss. Greetings, internet users. Welcome to The Scratching Post. Here’s some reading material from outside CSR for you to consume. Panthers: 4 reasons to be optimistic ahead of training camp | Dean Jones, Cat CraveHere are four reasons why the Carolina Panthers can be optimistic ahead of their anticipated return to the field during training camp. Flashback Friday: Jake Delhomme remembers ripped pants incident | Will Bryan, Panthers.comDelhomme still has the pants that ripped near his backside...

Bleeding Green Nation

Eagles’ added speed could greatly benefit Zach Ertz and Dallas Goedert

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ Eagles training camp position preview: Tight end. Philadelphia Eagles training camp is right around the corner ... maybe? Players are currently scheduled to report to the NovaCare Complex later this month. As we count down the days together, Bleeding Green Nation will be previewing every position on the Eagles’ roster. We continue today by taking a look at the tight end position. Previously: Quarterback | Running back | Wide receiver. THE PLAYERS ZACH ERTZ What’s there to say about Ertz that you don’t already know? He’s far from a dynamic YAC monster but...

Bleeding Green Nation

Is the Eagles’ offensive line set to decline?

Photo by Doug Murray/Icon Sportswire via Eagles training camp position preview: Offensive line. Philadelphia Eagles training camp is right around the corner ... maybe? Players are currently scheduled to report to the NovaCare Complex later this month. As we count down the days together, Bleeding Green Nation will be previewing every position on the Eagles’ roster. We continue today by taking a look at the offensive line. Previously: Quarterback | Running back | Wide receiver | Tight end. THE PLAYERS OFFENSIVE TACKLE ANDRE DILLARD, LANE JOHNSON, JORDAN MAILATA, JACK DRISCOLL, PRINCE...

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: TE Zach Ertz

Here’s a hunch. Zach Ertz is going to make the Philadelphia Eagles roster. It’s been seven seasons, he’s entering his eighth, and even though he still has years left to play, we can all state, without a shadow of a doubt, that Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz is one of those things that Chip […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: TE Zach Ertz - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: TE Dallas Goedert

Expect Goedert to take the next step for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2020. Who would have thought during the Chip Kelly era that part of what it was going to take for the Philadelphia Eagles to catapult themselves into the assurance that they’ll be relevant for a while would the drafting of two guys that […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: TE Dallas Goedert - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: TE Noah Togiai

Maybe the Philadelphia Eagles will keep Noah Togiai on the practice squad. With the talent the Philadelphia Eagles have at the tight end position, there is a very small chance undrafted free agent Noah Togiai will make the roster. All-Pro tight end Zach Ertz will get the bulk of the snaps followed by Dallas Goedert […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: TE Noah Togiai - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

ClutchPoints

NFL expects rise in positive COVID-19 cases before camp

The NFL has decided to proceed with the upcoming season despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The league will be conducting a series of tests for the players as they report to their respective training camps starting on July 28. But once football operations resume, a rash of positive results from the players is being expected […] The post NFL expects rise in positive COVID-19 cases before camp appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Blogging The Boys

Cowboys news: Donovan Wilson named most underrated player ahead of training camp

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ The latest Cowboys news and notes Every NFL Team’s Biggest Sleeper Heading into Training Camps - Brad Gagnon, Bleacher Report Who jumps to your mind regarding the Cowboys when you hear “underrated”? This safety makes Bleacher Report’s list. Dallas Cowboys: S Donovan Wilson The Dallas Cowboys could end up trading for superstar safety Jamal Adams, but that hasn’t happened yet. Veteran Jeff Heath is also gone, and the only three experienced safeties on the roster—Xavier Woods, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and Darian Thompson—are all better suited as free...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Kelly: Dolphins’ makeover gives Brian Flores the tools he needs to make defense respectable | Commentary

The Miami Dolphins made a bunch of moves this offseason; here's a breakdown of the Dolphins' defensive makeover as training camp approaches.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles roster outlook: Raking each position grouping

Camp is coming. Let’s rank every Philadelphia Eagles position grouping. Ladies and gentlemen, Philadelphia Eagles training camp is approaching. Are you excited? It feels like the most recent NFL Draft was a year ago, but it wasn’t. Now, even if we have no guarantees about what it will look like, everyone has their fingers crossed […] Philadelphia Eagles roster outlook: Raking each position grouping - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Pats Pulpit

Patriots roster breakdown: OT Isaiah Wynn

Photo by Wesley Hitt/ Related: Patriots roster breakdown: DT Courtney Wallace Jr. With less than three weeks to go until they are scheduled to report to training camp, the New England Patriots currently have the league-allowed maximum of 90 players under contract. However, only 53 of them will be able to survive roster cutdowns on September 5 and ultimately make the active team. Over the course of spring and summer — just like we did the last three years as well — we will take a look at the players fighting for those spots to find out who has the best chances of helping the Patriots...

ClutchPoints

Packers’ Aaron Rodgers still questions whether there will be an NFL season

The Green Bay Packers are hoping to improve on a 2019 campaign which saw them make a run to the NFC Championship Game. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers is not certain his team will get that opportunity. Rodgers, before the Packers go to training camp, voiced some concern with respect to the feasibility of holding the 2020 […] The post Packers’ Aaron Rodgers still questions whether there will be an NFL season appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Pats Pulpit

NFLPA’s economic proposal calls for flat salary cap, ‘Covid-19 risk stipend’

Photo Illustration by Igor Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Related: NFL, NFLPA discussing plans to give players an opt-out for the 2020 season With players set to report to training camp in only two weeks, the NFL and the NFL Players Association are still in negotiations over how to safely return 2,880 of them to team facilities in light of the Coronavirus pandemic. While some issues have already been resolved, others still appear to be a long way from an agreement that satisfies both parties. One of the biggest such questions is how to deal with the likely revenue loss the league...

Pats Pulpit

Why Cam Newton should be the Patriots’ starting quarterback this season

Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/Tribune News Service via Related: What Cam Newton has to do to earn the full value of his contract with the Patriots The New England Patriots have a full-blown quarterback competition at their hands that will be taking place when training camp starts. Jarrett Stidham and Cam Newton will be battling for the top spot, and the right to be the first person to start the season as QB1 for the Patriots after the Tom Brady era. The winner of that battle, however, will be Cam Newton — and here are three reasons why. Reason No. 1: History The simple way to look at...

Big Blue View

The Chris and Joe Show: Previewing the defensive line and SAM linebackers

Photo by Al Bello/ Previewing the Giants’ defensive front The Chris and Joe Show’s preview of the 2020 New York Giants rolls on as we get closer to the start of the Giants’ training camp at the end of the month. Over the last several shows we’ve taken looks at the offensive position groups, and now it’s time to turn our attention to the defensive side of the ball. We are starting with the likely strength of the Giants’ roster, the defensive line. The Giants have a deep, versatile, and athletic defensive line group up front, which should allow new defensive coordinator...

Riggo's Rag

Riggo’s Rag Redskins Mailbag: Potential surprises, position battles, more

NFL training camp is approaching fast. Here’s what to know about an important season for the Washington Redskins. The Washington Redskins are facing one of their most important seasons in the past five years. Technically speaking, you could’ve said that about each of the last three years of the Jay Gruden era, as he was […] Riggo’s Rag Redskins Mailbag: Potential surprises, position battles, more - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Redskins News & Fan Community

Bolt Beat

Chargers news: Roderic Teamer suspended first 4 games of 2020

Second-year Chargers defensive back Roderic Teamer was hit with a four-game suspension, which won’t help his roster chances in 2020. Los Angeles Chargers defensive back Roderic Teamer was going to have an uphill climb making the team’s 53-man roster out of training camp in 2020. And whatever those chances were this offseason, they just got […] Chargers news: Roderic Teamer suspended first 4 games of 2020 - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - LA Chargers News and Fan Community

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: RB Corey Clement

The Philadelphia Eagles seemingly haven’t learned anything after Sproles. If you’re a Philadelphia Eagles fan, you have to admit that winning a Super Bowl with a lot of reserve guys and castoffs made you pretty confident about the 2018 season. The prospect of getting guys like Carson Wentz, Jason Peters. Mack Hollins, and Darren Sproles […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: RB Corey Clement - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

The Viking Age

Vikings still haven’t signed any of their 2020 draft picks

None of the Minnesota Vikings 2020 draft picks have signed their rookie deals. Typically, the Minnesota Vikings have been able to get all of their rookies under contract well before the team hits the field each summer for the start of training camp. Three of the Vikings last four top draft selections (Garrett Bradbury, Dalvin […] Vikings still haven’t signed any of their 2020 draft picks - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Antonio Brown has been an ‘absolute embarrassment’ with his behavior – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Damien Woody react to the Oakland Raiders fining Antonio Brown $54K for not showing up in training camp and Brown’s reaction to the fines. #FirstTake #NFL ✔

Dak Prescott would have a deal if he held out like Zeke - Domonique Foxworth | Get Up

Domonique Foxworth says Dak Prescott would have the deal he wants if he held out from the Cowboys' training camp like Ezekiel Elliott, who signed a 6-year, $90 million extension with Dallas to become the highest-paid running back in the NFL. #GetUp #NFL

Antonio Brown may not last this season with the Raiders - Mike Greenberg | Get Up

Adam Schefter, Domonique Foxworth, Damien Woody and Mike Greenberg discuss Antonio Brown’s Instagram post about a letter he received from Oakland Raiders GM Mike Mayock indicating he is being fined $54K for missing time during NFL training camp. #GetUp #N