Some links from around preseason camps on a Saturday…
- OMG, Virginia Tech. Do not — I repeat, do not — wear these helmets.
- Florida State cornerback Keelin Smith will miss 1-2 weeks with a knee strain.
- Silas Redd impresses at USC practices.
- The Nittany Lions got their first commitment for the 2013 recruiting class since the sanctions.
- Notre Dame tight end Alex Welch tore his ACL and is done for the year. Welch caught one pass last year for eight yards.