Seemingly seeing a roster spot slip away through the course of an unimpressive training camp and preseason slate, David Tyree appears to be trying too hard to make an impression, writes Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News.

    Tyree, desperate for a big play, made an attempt at a one-handed catch of a high pass from (David) Carr. He missed and his jump actually looked kind of awkward.

Meanwhile, two other receivers had a spectacular day at camp, as the team’s first-round pick Hakeem Nicks had his penultimate practice of training camp, the Daily News reports. Third-year receiver Steve Smith also made a spectacular catch. Full story …