Family time at NFL training camp (14 items)

By , Deseret News

Aug. 2, 2013

With NFL training camp and the season approaching, a lot of players and coaches who are also fathers are savoring anytime they can find with their children and families. Here are some endearing photos of players and their families around NFL training camp.

1 of 14. Eric Weddle

San Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle is swarmed by his three children, Brooklyn, right, Gaige, below, and Silver, above, on the first day of Chargers camp.

2 of 14. Adrian Peterson

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson hands a football to his son Adrian Jr. at the end of practice Monday, July 29, 2013, in Mankato, Minn.

3 of 14. Adrian Peterson

Peterson gets a kiss from his son Adrian Jr. at the end of practice Monday, July 29, 2013, in Mankato, Minn.

4 of 14. Britton Colquitt

Denver Broncos punter Britton Colquitt watches his son, Nash, try on Eric Decker's cleats following the opening session of NFL football training camp, Thursday, July 25, 2013, in Englewood, Colo.

5 of 14. Chris Carr

New Orleans Saints defensive back Chris Carr (40) puts his shoulder pads on his son Octavian Carr, 21 months, after practice in Metairie, La., Monday, July 29, 2013.
1. patriot
Cedar Hills, UT,
Aug. 2, 2013

Love these pictures. I think at the looks of these fathers you know where there first priority is...their family. I think we as fans tend to forget sometimes that these fearsome NFL players are also Dads who love their kids just like we do. Obviously not all NFL players are good dads or husbands but I think the majority are. Good to see.

2. washcomom
Beaverton, OR,
Aug. 2, 2013

Hallmark has a run for its money with these sweet pictures of the Dads and their crew. So cute!