The NFL OTA sessions are an important step on the way to the 2012 NFL Kickoff, and there are important takeaways to focus on during this period of the offseason.
OTAs are of course without contact or pads, but there are usually important things on display about each team, as positional battles and new schemes are typically revealed during these practices. There are unfortunately some injuries that occur as well that change the complexion of each team.
These sessions are also the first chance to see each team’s new rookies join the rest of the roster. Where the rookies fit and how they perform is finally answered with the onset of OTAs.
There is always a plethora of information flowing out of camps that can often be hard to digest, so here are the 12 most important takeaways from the organized team activities that you need to be aware of at this juncture.