Can you feel it? Yes, football is near! Well, the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2012 version of training camp, that is. And with that comes the excitement of the beginning of the new football season!
Since most of the Eagles’ starters are returning or are already set on paper, with the only exceptions of strong side linebacker and maybe strong safety, most of the position battles will be focused on the backup jobs.
Back in May, I posted a few articles…one about five position battles that will impact the Eagles’ 2012 season and one specifically about the backup QB competition.
Since those are still my most intriguing position battles to watch for (though my opinion has changed on a few), I thought I’d now highlight some various things I’ll be looking for during camp.
The position battles are the big stories, but I like looking for smaller details that may give you insight into a particular player.
For example, when I went to training camp back in 2007, I happened t...