Running back Shane Vereen and punter Zoltan Mesko met with reporters after Sunday's training camp session. Here are the highlights from each huddle.
Q: It looks like the offense is working on screen passes. That fits well into your kind of game, right?
Shane Vereen: "I think it just fits into the offense. Weve got to be able to do multiple things as an offense and weve got to be able to do them well. In order to do it well youve got to practice it.
Q: What makes a screen pass effective?
SV: "Its effective because it puts defenses on their heels, but it also just opens another chapter of our offense.
Q: Do you enjoy the play?
SV: "I enjoy anytime the coaches can get the ball in my hands and anything I can do for the team.
Q: What are you hoping to accomplish during training camp?
SV: Im hoping to get better. There are a lot of areas where I need to improve personally and there are a lot of areas that Id like to get better at. Thats what Im trying to do this camp.
Q: Do you feel like guys are enjoying their time together right now?
Zoltan Mesko: Its good to struggle together and go through the ups and downs in camp. Thats the way teams get gelling. We hope to come together at the point when the season starts.
Q: Think you'll do a lot of fake punting this season?
ZM: Whatever the coaches tell me, Ill be very eager to do.
Q: Have you watched much of the Olympics?
ZM: Ill watch it at lunch time a little bit and a little bit at night on the tape replays. Its pretty cool to watch everything.