“I think it’s just called practice,” he said, explaining the sloppiness. “I think that’s why you’re out there, to try to get better. We certainly aren’t close to being ready to play now, I can tell you that.”
It is hardly new territory for Johnson to chide his team for its performance in preseason practice, though a first for this August. In Johnson’s first three post-practice media sessions, Johnson was not terribly enthusiastic about how the practices had gone but did not express disappointment, either.