The Monday Blitz: News, Notes and Links From Around the NFL
In addition to our normal posts that focus on fantasy football and/or the NFL Draft, I will begin making a daily post of quick-hit news items from around the NFL starting today.
The Jets have agreed to terms with first-round cornerback Dee Milliner; his former collegiate teammate, guard Chance Warmack, remains the sole unsigned first-round pick.
Bears rookie guard Kyle Long was impressive in the team's first day of training camp in pads.
New teammate Reggie Bush describes wide receiver Calvin Johnson as "a freak of nature." Tim Twentyman of the team's website writes: "It's only three days into training camp and already Johnson is diving for footballs, going up in crowds to catch balls and regularly amazing both the fans and his teammates."
Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden says that rookie running back Giovani Bernard is "dangerous" in the open field and has "picked up the protections very well."
Giants DE/OLB Damontre Moore was one of the players that looked good during team drills on Sunday.
Raiders rookie linebacker Sio Moore tweeted that he will be "full go" at practice on Monday after sitting out on Sunday.
After the team's first practice in pads, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said of rookie defensive end Datone Jones: "I thought Datone looked very good, very comfortable. He's in good shape."