Countdown to training camp

Originally Published: July 7, 2004
Scouts, Inc.

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Corey Dillon will get his first chance to play for a winner.
Training camps start late this year, with the first rookies not due to report until July 27. But Insider will keep the NFL fires burning all month with complete training camp previews on each team.

Scouts, Inc., has sized up every roster after an offseason full of changes and checks in with position-by-position breakdowns. We're rolling them out in reverse order of last season's overall record:

Training Camp Previews 2004
Date NFC AFC
July 5 Arizona Cardinals (4-12) Oakland Raiders (4-12)
July 6 New York Giants (4-12) San Diego Chargers (4-12)
July 7 Detroit Lions (5-11) Cleveland Browns (5-11)
July 8 Atlanta Falcons (5-11) Houston Texans (5-11)
July 9 Washington Redskins (5-11) Jacksonville Jaguars (5-11)
July 12 Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7-9) Pittsburgh Steelers (6-10)
July 13 San Francisco 49ers (7-9) New York Jets (6-10)
July 14 Chicago Bears (7-9) Buffalo Bills (6-10)
July 15 New Orleans Saints (8-8) Cincinnati Bengals (8-8)
July 16 Minnesota Vikings (9-7) Miami Dolphins (10-6)
July 19 Seattle Seahawks (10-6) Denver Broncos (10-6)
July 20 Dallas Cowboys (10-6) Baltimore Ravens (10-6)
July 21 Green Bay Packers (10-6) Tennessee Titans (12-4)
July 22 Carolina Panthers (11-5) Indianapolis Colts (12-4)
July 23 Philadelphia Eagles (12-4) Kansas City Chiefs (13-3)
July 26 St. Louis Rams (12-4) New England Patriots (14-2)