Rams Camp at a Glance: July 30

07/29/2004




Injured: C Dave Wohlabaugh (hip).

Absent: OT Orlando Pace (contract).

Visiting: ESPN's John Clayton, Cardinals TV broadcaster Rick Horton.

Today's schedule: One full-pads practice is scheduled, for 8:10 a.m., at Western Illinois University. Time is subject to change. For up-to-date practice information, call toll-free 1-866-726-7226. Practices are free and open to the public.

Bits and pieces:

DT Jimmy "Bear" Kennedy, a disappointment last season as the team's No. 1 draft pick, is fitter and, according to Martz, showing signs of improvement.

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QB Marc Bulger sailed a pass 50 yards onto the fingertips of rookie WR Derek McCoy for a long TD in seven-on-seven drills.

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TE Brandon Manumaleuna has been catching the ball well.

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Kevin Garrett is making an impression at CB.

Overheard:

"I don't even think about that. It's a business. We have to move on as a team. And I wish Kurt all the best, all the best."

- RB Marshall Faulk, on the Rams' first training camp since 1997 without Kurt Warner.

"Come on Chandler, you ain't in Chicago no more."

- A fan, after backup QB Chris Chandler threw a pass that was intercepted.

- Bill Coats