With minicamps and OTAs (Organized Team Activities for the lay-“fan”) all finished off a month before training camps kick off, get the scoop on all 32 teams — or just pick out your favorite team — as we hopscotch around the NFL.
Outside of Belichick and Brady, plenty of names have shuffled in and out of Foxboro. But Tedy Bruschi has been grinding since the start of the dynasty, and in his final contract year he wonders how much longer he has.
Detroit owner William Clay Ford finally addressed his Lions public over several of the team’s old issues from the Matt Millen era. But one thing he is not afraid of — gambling on No. 1 pick Matt Stafford.
The mission of Atlanta coaches during the spring OTAs — Matt Ryan’s next steps. With another year under his belt, the team used nearly all of its minicamp to upgrade the passing game and nurture its young QB.
Optimism is rampant around the Texans these days, with head coach Gary Kubiak admitting this is his most talented group he’s had in Houston. The big question remains: Can the Texans take the big playoff leap?
At this point, 49ers coach Mike Singletary and the front office must simply be relieved to seemingly have two real options for 2009 starting QB thanks to the return of health by former franchise QB Alex Smith.
Changing cities, a new job, house-hunting, installing his new system, finding a new QB, deciding what to do with angry WR Brandon Marshall, rebuilding the defense … the agenda for Josh McDaniels goes on and on.