It's also a reminder what an uphill climb the Dolphins' offense has this year. No matter who wins the quarterback job, this just isn't that talented of a group at the skill positions.
A New Era
No one knows if Jahvid Best will play football again. There is a lot of hope. There is a different source of optimism regarding Best's future every day. There is no medical clearance, however, nine months after Best's last concussion.
The Lions are waiting for more information from a team of medical experts. They are starting to make alternate plans, moving returner Stefan Logan to running back.
"If this was four or five years ago," Best said, via the Detroit News. "I probably would have played last season. Now that everything's under a microscope, it takes a lot longer."
He's probably right. If it wasn't four to five years ago, Jaguars linebacker Clint Session's career wouldn't be up in the air. But these are different times.
The Lions said all offseason Best would be cleared for camp. The reality is they just don't know anymore. No one does.
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Unlucky Team of the Day
A year ago at this time, New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas was one of the most underrated and well-respected cornerbacks in the NFL. He was entering a contract year. Two anterior cruciate ligament injuries later, Thomas' 2012 season and career are in question. He signed with the Giants before this year, but that deal contained just $1 million guaranteed.