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Report from today's practice

Posted by Albert Breer  August 24, 2010 02:34 PM

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* There was a lot of rotation, personnel-wise, out there. But what I found interesting in particular was S James Sanders getting a lot of action with the first defense. Sanders was paired with Patrick Chung for a pretty extended period in there, before Brandon Meriweather came in to spell him.

* The team also seems to be easing Gary Guyton and Leigh Bodden back into the lineup. Darius Butler and Devin McCourty were the first right and left corners, respectively, with Butler kicking inside in the limited time Bodden joined them on the field. Guyton, meanwhile, worked behind Brandon Spikes and Mayo. Probably no big deal, with guys coming off nicks.

* Newcomer Quinn Ojinnaka saw time at both guard and tackle again with the reserve. These practices being in shorts, it's tough to make any judgment on him now.

* The defense hacked the coaches off during late 11-on-11s, prompting collective laps around the field on consecutive plays. Missed the reason for the first one, but I believe second one was a substitution issue -- With 10 players out there before the snap.
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