Training Camp: 3 Up, 3 Down

While it's still early in Patriots training camp -- just four practices were in the books prior to Monday's day off -- there are players who are beginning to stand out on both ends of the spectrum for the team.

Our ESPNBoston.com Patriots reporters each picked three players who have performed well in the early going, as well as three players who have left something to be desired as training camp presses on.

Here's how things shook out:

Three 'Up' (combined):

RB Brandon Bolden

DL Jonathan Fanene

WR Brandon Lloyd

DL Ron Brace

LB Dont'a Hightower

WR/PR Julian Edelman

OL Donald Thomas

LB Dane Fletcher

Three 'Down' (combined):

OT Marcus Cannon

FB Spencer Larsen

CB Sterling Moore

S Nate Ebner

RB Shane Vereen

OT Matt Kopa

WR Britt Davis

Read the full analysis on each player HERE.