It’s hot. Coaches are yelling from the sidelines. Grown men are running into each other in full pads again and again.
So it’s no surprise that a quick scuffle broke out in the middle of Thursday’s training camp practice.
“When something happens that we’re really not used to at camp, I’ll let you know,” Head Coach John Fox said. “It’s kind of par for the course.”
Defensive end Derek Wolfe explained the logic behind the brief skirmish.
“It happens in camp when you’re going against the same guys every day — people start getting a little pushy and edgy,” defensive end Derek Wolfe said. “It just happens.”