Notebook: Takeaways from the First Day of Fall Camp

Before Thursday’s start of fall camp, I just wasn’t all that excited for football.

I’m not sure what it was, but throughout the summer I’ve stayed in more of a basketball frame of mind, but there is something about seeing the helmets, the little black beads scattered in the turf that get stuck in your shoe and oblong-shaped balls whisking through the air that’ll raise any warm-blooded #murican’s spirits.