First practice sets storylines

Players in just shorts and helmets, but some players still stand out while others struggle

Originally Published: January 18, 2010
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The first practice as the teams prepared for Saturday's East-West Shrine Game (ESPN2, 3 p.m. ET) was held on Monday. The players were in shorts and helmets and while there was contact, the real hitting won't begin until Tuesday, when the players put the pads on. There were individual and 7-on-7 drills, as well as team sessions and special teams work.

Here are some of the highlights of Day 1: