Arik Armstead, middle, reported to training camp at less than 275 pounds, the lightest he’s been since his junior year at Pleasant Grove High School.
Arik Armstead, middle, reported to training camp at less than 275 pounds, the lightest he’s been since his junior year at Pleasant Grove High School. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Arik Armstead, middle, reported to training camp at less than 275 pounds, the lightest he’s been since his junior year at Pleasant Grove High School. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
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