8.10: Raiders Camp Report- DHB's toe and the battle at free safety
SportsNet Central's Chuck Fisher brings the latest news from Raiders camp in Napa, including Darrius Heyward-Bey's toe injury and the brewing battle at free safety between Hiram Eugene and Michael Huff.
On the injury front from the Raiders Darrius Heyward-Bey eight injured eight so it was held out parts of Sunday -- practice. Meanwhile the defense weeding out the defenders from the pretenders and that includes safeties were two time -- start. Two part time starters let's say Michael Huff and Hiram Eugene. Even though they both started games last season is Jeff Fisher of course however press pass in the greatest camp nothing is free. Even at the precinct. There's the fight at free safety between Hiram Eugene and Michael Huff. But we know it's a big competition dependent on what -- you who you wanted to right now so. Political both wounded just to just give their best -- comes out on now. There's are great competition this hopefuls and those guys come from opposite ends of the football spectrum. Huff was the seventh overall pick in the 2006 draft and started every game his first two seasons. Eugene had to make the raiders' roster as an undrafted free agent in 06. But he -- -- from the starting lineup last season. This is first American got determined training camp and and be named as a starter. I hit -- time because. No I was -- that the season's start. Basket which leaves -- standing and watching while Eugene takes the first team reps. And yet here you know how to ceremonial first years you know then going to miss. You know last year -- them try to bounce back in the kind of -- take off stride. Now hoping you -- are neck in neck and with pre season games right around the corner. Each player knows exactly what they have to do to win the starting job. He'd make a real good -- come out there you know have double -- -- a pre season a -- -- -- here so. Is this make plays who have made the most pleased that. Most plays I think that the business start. That play making begins Thursday -- the Cowboys at the coliseum. In double what the Raiders chuck Fisher for Comcast sports net.