Around The Web: NFL Rookie Notebook

The St. Louis Dispatch reports, QB Tim Tebow took very few snaps during the Broncos’ first offseason practice as he continues to work on his mechanics and studying the playbook. Brady Quinn, who was acquired from the Cleveland Browns in March, is just getting acclimated to his new teammates and new offense. Kyle Orton, meanwhile, carried himself with the type of relaxed, poised demeanor common among established quarterbacks.

The 49ers intend to tweak rookie Anthony Dixon’s running style. VP of Player Personnel Trent Baalke observed that Dixon “has to learn to run like a big back” after dancing too often during OTA practices. Dixon, though, has reportedly “showed some nice moves and a burst of speed” at 235 lbs. Beat writer Matt Maiocco compares Dixon to an early-career Kevan Barlow.

Dallas Cowboys WR Roy Williams said rookie WR Dez Bryant is a tremendous talent who doesn’t even realize

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