Camp update

Pro Football

August 18, 2004|By Jamison Hensley

Thumbs up: Kyle Boller was efficient in a two-minute drill against the starting defense, going 5-for-6 passing and driving the offense 55 yards to the 15-yard line. ... Todd Devoe caught a long pass down the sideline from Josh Harris. ... Backup offensive tackle Tony Pashos showed surprising movement on a sweep to the outside.

Thumbs down: Cornerback Rashad Holman grabbed Kevin Johnson 20 yards downfield to keep him from running free for a deep pass. A couple of plays later, he didn't hold Johnson and was beaten on a 45-yard catch. ... A punt went through the hands of returner Kareem Kelly. ... A pass bounced off Ron Johnson's shoulder. ... The Ravens jumped offside or committed a false start three times.

Quotable: "We've got way too many head coaches for my liking." - Coach Brian Billick on a visit by ex-Redskins coach Steve Spurrier. The Ravens also have ex-Giants coach Jim Fassel as a senior consultant.

Injuries: OLB Peter Boulware (knee), QB Anthony Wright (shoulder) and TE Trent Smith (leg) are on the physically-unable-to-perform list. ... RB B.J. Sams (thumb), WR Derek Abney (shoulder), OL Casey Rabach (knee) and DT Matt Zielinski (knee) did not practice. CB Chris McAlister (contract dispute) is not in attendance.

Today's schedule: Full-squad practice, 9:30 to 11:15 a.m.; special teams, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

Countdown to season opener: 25 days.

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