NFL Training Camp Report: August 31
Justin Mason runs down what's going on around NFL Preseason and Training Camps.
Cameron Meredith caught two passes for 72 yards and a touchdown on four targets in the Saints final preseason game. Meredith had not recorded a catch in the preseason prior to this game, making it difficult to believe that he will grow into one of Drew Brees ’ favorite targets. While he will likely start the year as the third wide receiver in New Orleans, he could easily lose his spot to rookie Tre’Quan Smith who has outperformed him all summer.
Alshon Jeffery has been removed from the PUP list by the Eagles. According to head coach Doug Pederson, Jeffery is considered day-to-day. This would contradict an earlier report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter that stated Jeffery will miss at least two weeks of the regular season. Jeffery is a dynamic talent, but has a long history of struggling to stay on the field. Jeffery is going be a risk/reward player early in the season, but the price is dropping. In the last two weeks he has dropped out of the top 25 at wide...