Good Morning Football was at Dolphins practice today and gave an update on Tua Tagovailoa. Also, in his presser today, coach Brian Flores discussed Tagovailoa’s work on deep routes. The focus on downfield throws has been evident in Dolphin practices.
Pittsburgh plans to give Najee Harris “feature role treatment” in all of its preseason games, including tomorrow night’s Hall of Fame game.
Mac Jones’ rollercoaster camp was back on the upswing today, as he was the most accurate passer in Patriots camp today.
Christian Barmore continues to make good impressions with his progress in his first camp with the Patriots.
Henry Ruggs is drawing praise from Raiders coaches and teammates after the first two days in pads.
Buffalo Bills GM Brandon Beane has a lot of praise for Levi Wallace.
Patrick Surtain II continues to impress at Denver’s camp. Head coach Vic Fangio says “it’s not too big for him.”
Jalen Hurts’ chemistry with DeVonta Smith is already evident, but Hurts will need to work to establish the same rapport with the other Eagles receivers.
Amari Cooper updates his ankle injury recovery and shares his goals for 2021.
Bradley Bozeman’s switch to center has been a smooth transition thus far.
Minkah Fitzpatrick’s versatility and unique skills have changed the way the Pittsburgh Steelers play defense.
Stephanie Meadow’s comeback is an ongoing process. Also, Meadow received some advice from Rory McIlroy, who played the Olympic course last week, but due to the heat, that advice was pretty much out the window in the middle of Round 1.
Tua Tagovailoa spoke to the Miami beat after practice today. He discussed the emphasis on taking shots downfield and working on timing with his receivers.
Kenyan Drake had a media availability today (starts at 8:00 in the clip). On Josh Jacobs, Drake said “He just has that explosiveness that makes you want to come in and mirror that energy.”
Justin Thomas is this week’s guest on Truss Levelz, co-hosted by Mark Ingram.
Scenes and Highlights
- Saivion Smith – signed by the Denver Broncos (officially announced today).
GOLF Olympics Women’s Golf Rd 1: Stephanie Meadow - 72, +1, T36. TRACK & FIELD Olympics Athletics Men’s Hammer Throw finals: Daniel Haugh – 76.22 meters, 11th Olympics Athletics Men’s 200m finals: Jereem Richards – 20.39 seconds, 8th TENNIS Silicon Valley Classic, Doubles Rd of 16: Erin Routliffe / A Sutjiadi lost to McNally / Vandeweghe 6-4, 1-6, 1-0 (10-5). BASKETBALL Salt Lake City Summer League Utah Jazz Blue 78, San Antonio 54. Joshua Primo – 20 minutes, 11 points (2-3 2pg, 1-5 3pg, 4-4 FT), 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 6 turnovers, 2 fouls. BASEBALL Olympic Baseball, Rd 2 Repechage United States 3, Dominican Republic 1. David Robertson (S), 1 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 HR allowed. Kansas City vs Chicago White Sox (in progress). Matt Foster – 2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 BB, 0 K. Gwinnett 4, Charlotte 1. Will Carter – 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 2 K. Lake County 8, Lansing 4. Cobie Vance (LF) – 2-4, 1 double, 1 single, 1 run. San Antonio 3, Corpus Christi 2. Kyle Overstreet (1B) – 1-4, 1 single, 1 RBI Chandler Taylor (LF) – 0-4. Chicago Cubs 3, Colorado 2. Adam Morgan (H, 1) – 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, 1 K. Kansas City Monarchs 7, Fargo-Moorhead 1. Morgan McCullough (SS) – 2-4, 2 singles, 1 BB, 1 RBI. Ogden 11, Idaho Falls 4. Kyle Kaufman (C) - 2-5, 1 HR, 1 single, 4 RBI, 1 run. Eugene 8, Tri-City 0. Brett Auerbach (2B) – 1-1, 1 single, 1 HBP; left game in 3rd inning after being HBP.