The trials of training camp

Conditioning tests, holdouts, double sessions ... let the fun begin!

Updated: July 28, 2010, 10:02 AM ET
By Mike Reiss and Tedy Bruschi | ESPNBoston.com

Over the course of the regular season, former Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi and Mike Reiss will break down each upcoming New England game, as they did in 2009. With the Patriots starting training camp Thursday, their latest conversation shines the spotlight on various aspects of the team as players prepare for another season.

Mike: Great to be back, Tedy. You've been through this drill 13 times in terms of preparing for a season. So what would you be thinking right now as you were days ...

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