A reminder that Drew Henson and the Rhein Fire play today on the NFL Network at 1:00 EST.
The Associated Press reports New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton was noticeably perturbed walking off the field after the team's first practice of minicamp. Payton said, "We're not in real good shape right now. ... There are a lot of guys struggling with the reps and we've got to get some of these heavy guys up to speed, quick. We're going to press them hard." Payton believes being in shape is a must and that you need to have stamina. "A poorly conditioned football team gets penalties, a poorly conditioned football team holds, a poorly conditioned football team turns the football over," added Payton.
Does that sound like anybody you know?
Rick Gosselin has his positon rankings for the draft up. Gosselin has a reputation for being a draft guru so keep his rankings in mind.
Finally, the Cowboys are going to fix the roof at Texas Stadium. No, they're not closing up the famous hole, but they're fixing the ugly roof. That patchwork of grey, white and dirty white was just plain embarrassing.