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Monday's Training Camp Notes

Jeff Reed made 17 of 19 field goals as a rookie last season to finish second in the NFL in field-goal percentage behind Adam Vinatieri. <br><br> Reed obviously is quite accurate but he may not even be the most accurate kicker on his team this summer. His competition at training camp, former Groza Award winner Jonathan Ruffin, put on a display of accuracy Monday afternoon that might rival any kicker in the NFL -- Vinatieri included.

"That kid's really accurate. I'll give him that. He's very accurate," Reed said after the two dueled in a drill fashioned after corner kicks in soccer. The two attempted field goals from the sideline, approximately 10 yards in front of the goal posts. "If you look from the sideline, the uprights are about like Arena League uprights," Reed said of the severe angle. But the angle wasn't too severe...