Training camps around the National Football League are filled with press clippings that seem to make no impact once the regular season starts in September.
We will hear about the certain standout player on a team and how he is going to make waves come preseason. Then, in an instant, that unnamed player is quickly forgotten about when he goes up against actual competition in games.
This story has been repeated over and over again.
By no means am I saying that all news coming out of training camp isn't newsworthy. That couldn't be further from the truth.
Mike Wallace and Maurice Jones-Drew are currently in contract stalemates with their current teams. Andre Johnson seems to have been hit with the injury plague again, and Eric Decker seems to have found a new bestie in the form of Peyton Manning.
This article is going to focus on the 12 rumors swirling around NFL training camps as they start to get going at full speed.