Nearly 25,000 fans came out to watch practice and partake in the Redskins Fan Appreciation Day festivities at Redskins Training Camp.
The crowds were treated to a particularly chippy practice, as a combination of the full pads and heat inspired more physical play.
The competitive atmosphere started in one-on-one drills, when receiver
The offense seemed to be on the same page early today, as rookie quarterback
On the next play, veteran quarterback
Shortly after this, physical play turned into extra-curricular shoving, which drew a postive reaction from fans. Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan interrupted practice for a team huddle, where he reportedly told players to play to the whistle and focus on football.
On the very next play, running back
Davis was only activated off the PUP two days ago, and said that he still feels the effects of his time away from the game. Davis was one of the strong performers in offseason workouts, and looks to get some consideration during preseason action.
The only miss of the day was on a short kick by Gano, who banged it off the right upright. Both kickers made the rest of their kicks, even as defensive lineman
Not a pretty sight, but the kicks sailed through.
Players have an off day tomorrow, so there will not be any practice. Practice resumes on Monday afternoon, with an open practice at 3 p.m.