If you aren't convinced that overreaction is necessary to follow the NFL this time of year, just look at the picture: professional football players in gym shorts.
The first week of August represents the last gasp of preseason speculation. Starting with the Hall of Fame Game on August 8, the gym shorts are gone and the thigh pads are on for real.
Whether the players involved are superstars trotting out for one first-quarter series or street free agents on the roster bubble, they'll be playing football then.
For now, they're learning and acclimating themselves to the feel of a helmet pinching their temples, as it will be for the next five months. (Six, if they're lucky.)
With that in mind, take these, the 10 biggest happenings from the Jaguars' last three days of training camp, in the proper context. Right now, it's all about that nagging summer proposition: "What if..."