Friday Beastlines: McDermott takes over Eagles D
July, 24, 2009
By Matt Mosley | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com staff
- The Dallas Morning News breaks down the Cowboys' cornerbacks ahead of training camp.
- The New York Daily News has the team's training camp schedule.
- Center Shaun O'Hara is up next to answer The Star-Ledger's summer questionnaire.
- The Giants and Ravens are the first two teams to establish player-driven mentorship programs for rookies, which will pair incoming first-year players with a team of veterans.
- Sean McDermott signed a new two-year contract on Thursday and will officially be announced as the team's defensive coordinator on Saturday.
- The strength in the Eagles' defensive line lies in its numbers, writes PhillyNews.com's Rich Hoffman.
- Receiver Jeremy Maclin talked about some of the differences he's noticed between college and the pros so far.
- Former linebacker LaVar Arrington had a lot to say about the Redskins on WJFK in Washington. Arrington: "You cannot buy a championship ... Until [the Redskins] gets to that point, if it ever gets to that point, it won't happen."
- Rookie cornerback Kevin Barnes, a third-round draft pick, signed a contract on Thursday.
- The Washington Times examines the team's offensive line.