For many fans in the NFL, this is the time of year when there are high hopes, expectations and dreams. For others, they already know what to expect from their team *cough* Oakland *cough* and are just praying for their time to come. Early in training camp, there are a few interesting sagas forming in different parts of the country. Over the next few days, we will be providing you with brief insight into what we think the top stories have been over the last week or so. Some of the stories may continue to linger long beyond training camp, through the season, and possibly beyond. But there’s no doubting that it is sure to be an interesting season. Stay tuned and enjoy the read while you’re on the train, in the office, or anywhere you may be. We won’t disappoint. Get your popcorn ready.