Pre-Snap reads 8/6: Drew Lock gets first-team reps, but Geno Smith still leads QB competition

Seahawks News

Seahawks Friday Training Camp Notes: Drew Lock, Abe Lucas Get Their First 1s Reps
Seaside Bonus: Boye Mafe’s ‘Best Day’, Tarek Woolen with Starting Defense, Colby Parkinson’s ‘Rise’, Pete Carroll is back!

Notes from Seahawks Seventh Training Camp Practice: Boye Mafe Hasty Flash from the Edge – Sports Illustrated Seattle Seahawks News, Analysis & More
To limit contact with a mock brawl on Saturday, Seattle set things back after Wednesday’s physical, but Pete Carroll’s return invigorated players and coaches alike. Reporter Corbin Smith details everything that happened at VMAC on Friday, including a big day for Explosive Boy Muffy.

Dad’s Pants & Brothers: With KJ Wright’s Retirement, Stories About the Great Seahawks – Athlete
Wright recently retired after 11 seasons with the NFL. His teammates, coaches and friends remember the full-back’s work ethic, kindness – and economy.

Pete Carroll returns, The Quarterback Contest, and other updates from the Seahawks Boot Camp
After testing positive for COVID-19 last week, Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll returned to training camp with a positive outlook on his health and his squad.

Friday news roundup: Seahawks Legend KG Wright Discusses Decision To Retire About Morning Football
Seahawks Legend KJ Wright discusses his decision to retire as a member of the Seahawks.

Pete Carroll: Jenno Smith still leads the quarterback competition – ProFootballTalk
When Seahawks coach Pete Carroll made a temporary exit from training due to a COVID diagnosis, Geno Smith was leading the quarterback competition. Now that Carroll is back, Smith continues to hold the top spot on the depth chart.

Rust: What the Seahawks’ playoffs will mean for the future of QB Center – Seattle Sports
What would it mean if the Seahawks made the playoffs in 2022? Stacy Rost swears by it with an eye on the future of the QB position.

Bump’s Seahawks Breakdown: Who’s Leading the QB Contest? – Seattle Sports
The big question at Camp Seahawks is who will win the QB competition. Former NFL ex-NFL Michael Bombus has broken down who he thinks is on top.

The Seahawks hope RB’s room will prove to be more than Rashaad Penny
As recent years have shown, keeping their backs healthy for an entire season has been a problem for the Seattle Seahawks. So, as the Seahawks battle this season with the intention of using Rashaad Penny as a featured back, it seems likely that the depth of the backroom in Seattle – especially with the expected style of attack – will be tested at some point.

Gino Smith ‘Doing Things Right’, Still Leading the QB Competition
He’s been on top for all the obvious reasons and he’s sticking with it and doing a really good job in the fight.

Pete Carroll returns to lead the Seahawks after COVID quarantine, wearing a mask
Pete Carroll is back in 2020 mode a bit.

NFC West News

Rams Training Camp: Why Ben Skowronek is Leading Responsibility for WR #3 – Turf Show Times
Can Benny Skow Take a Step Ahead in Year 2?

Rams boot camp: How will LA use Bobby Wagner and Ernest Jones? – Grass show times
Could we see flashes of ILB’s last great duo: Patrick Willis and Navuro Bowman?

Kelvin Beachum’s leadership allows him to control his own destiny – the birds’ revenge
In addition to making a positive impact in his community, Beachum has set himself up for success after football.

Cardinal Camp Notes and Notes: Younger Players Get Chance – News, analysis, and plenty of Cardinals news from Sports Illustrated Arizona
Andy Isabella hit two touchdowns during the Arizona Cardinals training camp on Friday with several rookies seated.

The Good and Not So Good Bootcamp from Day 8 of the 49ers: Trey Lance’s best practices so far – Sports Illustrated San Francisco 49ers news, analysis and more
An analysis of the best and worst performances from day eight of the San Francisco 49ers training camp when Trey Lance had his best practice so far.

The 49ers camp report: Trey Lance, Deebo Samuel and the attack back down – The Athletic
After a defense-dominated opening period, the 49ers attack enjoyed their best day at a competitive training camp.

49ers training camp day 8 summary: Tre Lance and today’s referee – Niners Nation
For the first time since camp started, the 49ers O had the best defense

About the NFL

Ken Dorsey Beals: What makes a first time caller to play Dorsey and how did he get here? – the athlete
Follow Dorsey’s path from quarterback to the star-studded University of Miami team to take the keys to Josh Allen’s crime.

The Kansas City Chiefs’ fast-attack line fix exceeded almost all expectations – Kansas City Chiefs – ESPN
Chiefs promoted aggressively up front through free agency, trades, and the draft, taking a team’s weakness and making it a strength.

What is behind the number? 15 rookies explain why they chose their NFL uniform number
From Coby Bryant to Jameson Williams to Travon Walker, here’s a look at what happened to their NFL numbers pick.

Buzz bootcamp: Saints WR Michael Thomas improves in recovery; The jets that make the rookie CB earn the nickname ‘sauce’
Where are Saints WR Michael Thomas and QB Jameis Winston in their recovery? Why don’t the Jets call the first inning of CB Sauce Gardener by his nickname yet? Find out what other interesting items we’re tracking from today’s boot camps.

NFL Roundup: Latest League Updates Friday, August 5th
pirate WR Chris Godwin entered the field with his teammates for the first time since tearing up the ACL late last season. Find out what other news NFL.com is tracking from training camps today.

Dak Prescott Doesn’t Worry Cowboys’ WR Corps: Youngsters ‘will step in and take on bigger roles’
The Cowboys trade from Amari Cooper to Cleveland in the fifth-round pick brought question marks into the receiver position in Dallas heading into the 2022 season. But Dak Prescott isn’t interested in that.

Josh McDaniels Explains Hall of Fame Game’s Strange Decision
Las Vegas Raiders Coach Josh McDaniels explained why running back Josh Jacobs started playing two series in the Hall of Fame Game

2022 Hall of Fame: Dick Vermeil leads the 1999 Rams to the most likely title of all time
1999 St. Louis Rams is the best underdog story in NFL history.

NFL Power Rankings: A first-time Super Bowl winner? Bills lead the list of candidates
There are 12 teams that have never won a Super Bowl. Some of them have almost no chance of getting themselves off that list this season. Houston Texas And the Atlanta Falcons-We’re talking about you.

Jets grapple after a day off, notes from Friday’s training
The Jets were back in full practice on Friday, although it wasn’t all roses and daisies to attack, which faltered a bit after a strong Wednesday. Here are some notes from Friday’s training from around the Jets media.