Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 8/1/12
The VMAC Scoop Moving Seahawks training camp to Renton has bothered me since I first heard a rumor that it was going to happen. Why? Training camp is just better in Cheney There is no pay to park, there are no buses that move people to and from the facility like cattle in stinky over crowded school buses and most importantly the players are away from the distractions of everyday life. In Cheney the team was isolated, they had no choice but to come together as a team and bond. What I saw yesterday was exactly as I feared. After practice they split up. Red Bryant was lounging in the grass with his wife and kid, Matt Flynn was off to the side talking to his girlfriend. Later that night I saw Richard Sherman at Benihana having dinner with what appeared to be family instead of spending time bonding over a meal with teammates. Weather Another thing that bothers me is the weather. How do you expect guys to get into football shape practicing in low 70′s with low humidity and overcast skies?
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