Thursday, May 26, 2011
RTC: Garrard cool ahead of QB derby
By ESPN.com staff
Reading the coverage ...
In an interview with KILT in Houston, coach Gary Kubiak talked about what he's been up to during the NFL lockout, the Texans' player workouts led by Matt Schaub and his concerns about implementing a new defense if there are no OTAs or minicamps.
In a chat on HoustonTexans.com, lead writer Nick Scurfield touched on a number of things, including how Mario Williams' responsibilities change in moving from defensive end to linebacker.
The Colts are close to a deal to return to Anderson University, where they held training camp from 1984-98 -- if there is a training camp this season.
Longtime director of pro player personnel Clyde Powers and video director Marty Heckscher -- both with the Colts for 31 years -- are on the way out.
When asked this past weekend about the upcoming competition with first-round pick Blaine Gabbert, David Garrard said that if Gabbert beats him out, “then best of luck to him,” but also added, “I’m going to work my tail off to make sure that it’s me [who starts].”
Rookie quarterback Jake Locker will join his teammates for workouts next week.
When Jason Babin isn't taking down quarterbacks during the season, he's taking down bears in the offseason.