Found July 16, 2012 on Eagles Addict:
Philadelphia Eagles training camp begins Sunday, July 22nd, with rookies and selected veterans as the first to arrive by 5:00pm.  They will be joined by the rest of the team on July 25th and the first full-squad practice that is open to the fans is on July 27th. To be honest, I’ve never really given it much thought before, but, have you ever wondered what “selected veterans” means or who this list includes? Someone asked me this question over the weekend and I found myself not really knowing the answer.  Well, since the person who asked me the question is close to me, my answer was logical with just a hint of sarcasm: they are the players whom the coaches “select” to come in…duh! I followed that up by saying things like they’re the players who need the extra work and are able to get extra attention from the coaches, along with players who are “on the roster bubble.” Sounds logical, right? Furthermore, I thought these players would be made up of long-shots, first or second-year guys,...
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