Fact or Fiction for the Biggest NFL Training Camp Rumors So Far

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Fact or Fiction for the Biggest NFL Training Camp Rumors So Far
Keith Srakocic/Associated Press
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton is among the players generating buzz early in training camps.

When the Detroit Lions hit the field for practice Monday afternoon, all 32 NFL training camps will be underway.

The league’s summer session is only just beginning, but there are already reports emerging throughout the country of players who are stepping up and others who are struggling as each team prepares for the 2014 season.

While the observations, rumors and buzz can rapidly trigger excitement or panic for fans, no training camp report should be consumed as gospel. New cautionary examples arise every year regarding practice sensations who flounder disappointingly when the actual games begin.

Nonetheless, the insight emerging from practices around the league has given football fans their first real conversation fodder—at least, that which pertains to what actually happens on the gridiron—in months. So while we can’t be sure what will translate from the practice fields to the stadiums, we can assess the likelihood of what a number of early indications will lead to this year.

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