- The Washington Times - Friday, August 4, 2006

The Redskins wrapped up their lone practice today at noon and finally got some break with the weather. An actual cloud or two blocked the sun and the wind picked up to the point where it felt good.

Couple observations heading into tomorrow’s scrimmage against Baltimore:

1. It gets more impossible each year to determine who is actually having a good camp. If a cornerback is getting consistently burned, I can’t see it. If a defensive tackle is getting man-handled, I can’t see it. It’s all about the scrimmage and the four games to figure out who’s doing what.

2. I’ll be watching Jason Campbell and Brandon Lloyd (offense) and Rocky McIntosh and Andre Carter (defense) during the scrimmage.

3. The Redskins got through the first week lucky on the injury front. David Patten hasn’t practiced yet but appears on the way back and Carlos Rogers’ back kept him out for two days. There’s something to be said for not hitting a ton in training camp.

4. A bunch of little kids were at camp today and placed in an area where they couldn’t see anything. It was hot, they looked bored and had to sit on the ground. It was pointless that they were there. They should have been at the local swimming pool or soccer field.

5. Everybody covering the Redskins can’t wait for Sunday. An off day! I’m thinking about going to see “Miami Vice.” The last three movies I saw have been “Scoop” (ok); “You, Me and Dupree” (very funny) and “The Devil Wears Prada” (very funny as well).

Here is tomorrow’s scrimmage schedule so fans can follow what’s going on…

Scrimmage Format

12:00 p.m. (25 minutes) Stretch and Warmup

12:25 p.m. (15 minutes) Special teams

12:40 p.m. (30 minutes) Seven-on-Seven (back-to-back)

- 15 plays - Redskins offense vs. Ravens defense

- 15 plays - Ravens offense vs. Redskins defense

1:10 p.m. (45 minutes)

- 10 plays - Ravens 1st off. vs. Redskins 1st def. - 3 goal-line plays

- 10 plays - Redskins 1st off. vs. Ravens 1st def. - 3 goal-line plays

- 10 plays - Ravens 2nd off. vs. Redskins 2nd def. - 3 goal-line plays

- 10 plays - Redskins 2nd off. vs. Ravens 2nd def. - 3 goal-line plays

- 10 plays - Ravens 3rd off. vs. Redskins 3rd def. - 3 goal-line plays

- 10 plays - Redskins 3rd off. vs. Ravens 3rd def. - 3 goal-line plays

(2 sets of 10-plays with this group)

- Each drive begins on the 35-yard line

- Return to the 35-yard line if team is held on downs or scores

- After play No. 10, drive continues until the team is stopped

- Offensive team must kick a field goal on 4th down inside the 30-yard line

- Team can kick field goals and extra points (do not count as a play)

- QB will NOT be live during any drill - They cannot be touched

- Head coaches will be behind offensive series to determine if there is a sack


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