Sure, a lot of NFL Hall of Famers enjoy successful broadcasting careers after retirement, but how many can boast a son who not only makes it to the NFL, but excels at the very position played so memorably by his father? We can only think of Howie Long. The square-jawed 1983 Super Bowl champion joins today's edition of "NFL AM." Tune in starting at 6 a.m. ET to hear from Howie and get a head start on the day's NFL buzz.
Here's what else is on tap Tuesday:
» Dan Hanzus recaps Tuesday's premiere of HBO's "Hard Knocks," as America got its first look at the 2012 Miami Dolphins.
» Shannon Eastin, the 42-year-old from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference who will become the first female official to work an NFL game on Thursday night, says she wants to inspire other women to pursue their dreams.
» Our series of reports from all 32 NFL training camps continues as Bucky Brooks checks in from a very different Oakland Raiders camp.
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» Get a head start on the NFL season: Buy preseason and regular season game tickets for all 32 teams from the official source.