Thursday Beastlines: The final tune-up
September, 2, 2010
By Matt Mosley | ESPN.com
Let's take a quick spin around the division this morning. I'll be on assignment for the next few hours, but I'll stop by later this afternoon:
- Dez Bryant has returned to practice but the Cowboys will hold him out of tonight's preseason game, according to ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins.
- Todd Archer of the Dallas Morning News says that Stephen McGee's playing for a roster spot tonight.
- Gerry Fraley from the DMN has a story on the bubble players heading into Thursday's game.
- Jeff McLane of the Inquirer presents his 53-man roster.
- Bob Ford writes the definitive Jorrick Calvin column.
- The unflappable Reuben Frank has the latest on Macho Harris' status on this roster.
- Vinny DiTrani of The Record discusses a big night for Rhett Bomar.
- Osi Umenyiora had some unique thoughts on the Giants' approach for 2010, according to ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk.
- Mike Garafolo of the Star-Ledger says it's unlikely the Giants would trade for Matt Leinart.
- Rick Maese of the Post takes a look at the Redskins' bubble players.
- Here's what the Post reported on John Beck's contract extension.
- GrandPa Hogette a.k.a. Ralph Campbell died last week and Dan Steinberg of the Post writes a really nice piece on Campbell's devotion to the Skins.