DEFENSE PITCHES SHUTOUT: After surrendering two touchdowns in Thursday night's 31-17 preseason win against the
RAISING THE (YELLOW) FLAG: The offense drew a lot of attention from the crew of officials observing practice. The group committed two false starts, a delay of game and pass interference when rookie wide receiver Deonte Thompson dragged down rookie cornerback Jordan Maybin while trying to catch a long pass from quarterback Tyrod Taylor.
BIG HITS: The defense made a few big hits during practice. Fullback
STANDOUT PERFORMER: Playing alongside a 13-time Pro Bowler and certain Hall of Famer can get one overlooked at times, but inside linebacker
NEWCOMER WATCH: Despite the return of
INJURIES: Birk (back spasms) and rookie outside linebacker