Found July 23, 2013 on Fox Sports South:
ATLANTA In the spirit of Phil Mickelson's first Open Championship golf title ('Lefty' to his fans), the Atlanta Falcons will start training camp on Thursday with the majority of talent and depth slanted to the left side for both offense and defense. The right side with the notable exception of defensive end Osi Umenyiora stands out as the weaker half. Right tackle, right guard and right cornerback will provide most of the drama for the next six weeks, as the Falcons look to fill holes on their roster and make a possible Super Bowl run. Here are five position battles to watch during camp at the club's training facility in Flowery Branch: RIGHT CORNERBACK Based on minicamp, first-round pick Desmond Trufant (22nd overall) will have the edge going into training camp. Despite the limited practice reps during the spring, Trufant still spent more time with the first team than Robert Alford, the Falcons' second-round pick. Training camp and preseason games are ...
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