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.
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.
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.
Peterson gets a kiss from his son Adrian Jr. at the end of practice Monday, July 29, 2013, in Mankato, Minn.
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.
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.
Carr (40) walks with his son Octavian Carr, 21 months, after their NFL football training camp in Metairie, La., Monday, July 29, 2013.
Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones walks off the field with daughter Triniti after practice at the team's facility Friday, July 26, 2013, in Cincinnati.
Detroit Lions tackle Corey Hilliard hands his son Nyles, 1, a football at the team's practice facility in Allen Park, Mich., Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013.
Second-year Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen poses with wife, Alisson, his son Garrison, 7, and daughter Layla, 6, during an NFL football news conference at Raiders headquarters in Alameda, Calif.
Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Joe Thomas plays with his daughter Logan Thomas after practice at the team's facility in Berea, Ohio, Wednesday, July 31, 2013.
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew (32) walks off the field with his two-year-old son, Madden, after a practices session at training camp, Friday, July 26, 2013, in Jacksonville, Fla.
Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil greets his daughter Kenadi, 20 months, left, as his wife Natalie Kalil, right, watches before practice at the team's football training camp in Spartanburg, S.C., Sunday, July 29, 2012.
New England Patriots kicker Steve Gostkowski kisses his infant son, Gannon, after practice in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, July 30, 2013.
Cleveland Browns linebacker Tank Carder plays with his son Kash Carder after practice at training camp at the team's facility in Berea, Ohio, Wednesday, July 31, 2013.