We’ll be going back out for interviews after practice and I’ll have an item later on the relationship between New England coach Bill Belichick and Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano. In the meantime, let’s take a run through the headlines from around the NFC South.
Atlanta wide receiver Julio Jones brings up a good point when he rhetorically asks if defenses are going to double-cover him, Roddy White or Tony Gonzalez. That’s a tough call and I’m sure it’s one every defensive coordinator on the schedule is giving some thought to.
The New York Times describes the Carolina Panthers as a “classic sleeper team." I have no doubt the Panthers are a team on the rise, but when so many people view them that way, do they really qualify as a sleeper team? By now, I think most people are pretty aware of Cam Newton.