We know the schedule to training camp. There is talk of hair. It's the offseason. Here are the stories for the morning.
Cardinals pay visit to six-year-old facing brain surgery | ProFootballTalk
This wasn't a great week for the NFL or its players. Aaron Hernandez is in jail on murder charges, Ausar Walcott faces attempted murder charges and C0lts safety Joe Lefeged was arrested on gun charges on Saturday to cap off a depressing week for the league.
Word From the Birds Blog | Camp dates are set
I know there are some wondering about the Red and White Scrimmage. Further logistics and details are still to come.
Word From the Birds Blog | Hair last year, but it’s gone now
With the building half-empty with players scattered around the country and coaches on vacation, it seems to be a good time to talk about hair. In part, that’s because Darnell Dockett just shaved off his long-time locks, only furthering a trend of late.
Why did Darnell Dockett cut his hair?
The star defensive lineman explains why he cut off his famous dreads.
Will change finally catch up to the New England Patriots? - SBNation.com
Nobody has adapted over the years as well as Bill Belichick and the Patriots. A tumultuous offseason has the world wondering just how long the dynasty can continue.
NFL training camp schedule: Reporting dates for all 32 teams - SBNation.com
The start of NFL training camps is less than a month away. Here are the reporting dates for all 32 teams.
NFL news roundup: Ryan Mathews was not arrested, but a woman who robbed Shaun Rogers was - SBNation.com
Ryan Mathews was not arrested, but another arrest was made in relation to another case. Here's all your NFL news from Monday.
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie says Broncos first team to point out his flaws - SBNation.com
The Denver Broncos took an unconventional approach to convincing Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to sign with them.
Victor Cruz contract: Giants WR expected to sign before training camp - SBNation.com
According to a report, the New York Giants and Victor Cruz are working out the details of a long-term contract extension.
3 steps to success: New look Browns hope to turn around fortunes - SBNation.com
The first-year head coach needs to avoid the mistake of his tutors in order to take strides in year one. What else do the Browns need to do in order to take a step forward?
Scott Chandler injury: Bills TE ahead of schedule in rehab - SBNation.com
Scott Chandler should be ready for the 2013 regular season and then some after ACL surgery ended his 2012 campaign -- he's a month ahead of track in his recovery process.
Nate Burleson injury: Lions WR will be ready for training camp - SBNation.com
The Lions' wide receiving corps last year had a string of injuries, leaving just Calvin Johnson and not much else. 2013 looks to be different, as Nate Burleson returns to action.
3 steps to success: The Cowboys need stability - SBNation.com
The Dallas Cowboys need to have stability on offense to have a successful season, and relying on a wildcard spot to make it into the playoffs would not be a smart move.
Anthony Spencer likely in last season with Cowboys - SBNation.com
Anthony Spencer may be playing his last season in a Cowboys uniform, as negotiations for a long-term contract with the team are at a standstill.
Police refute report of Ryan Mathews' arrest - SBNation.com
A report surfaced Monday morning alleging that Ryan Mathews had been arrested after an altercation outside of a San Diego night club. Police have confirmed that the reports isn't true.
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