Julian Edelman and Revis have been competing hard during camp. (SBalestrieri photo)

Julian Edelman and Revis have been competing hard during camp. (SBalestrieri photo)

Here are some of the better shots from the first week of training camp before the team left for Washington and joint practices with the Redskins. Check in periodically during camp and we’ll be posting more photo galleries.

Charlie Weis stopped by practice to visit with Bill Belichick (FSkott photo)

Charlie Weis stopped by practice to visit with Bill Belichick (FSkott photo)

Brandon Browner gets physical. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon Browner gets physical. (SBalestrieri photo)

Rob Gronkowski worked on the side with Tom Brady and Darrelle Revis while getting back into shape. (SBalestrieri photo)

Rob Gronkowski worked on the side with Tom Brady and Darrelle Revis while getting back into shape. (SBalestrieri photo)

Tom Brady and Revis share notes and a laugh during practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Tom Brady and Revis share notes and a laugh during practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Julian Edelman has had an outstanding camp to date. (SBalestrieri photo)

Julian Edelman has had an outstanding camp to date. (SBalestrieri photo)

Edelman took some time to speak with Weis near the end of practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Edelman took some time to speak with Weis near the end of practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon LaFell hauls in a pass, he's still working to get his chemistry with Brady going. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon LaFell hauls in a pass, he’s still working to get his chemistry with Brady going. (SBalestrieri photo)

Revis shadows Edelman across the formation. (SBalestrieri photo)

Revis shadows Edelman across the formation. (SBalestrieri photo)

Wide receivers bond  during practice. (SBalestireri photo)

Wide receivers bond during practice. (SBalestireri photo)

Brandon Browner and Kenbrell Thompkins got physical many times as the action got intense. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon Browner and Kenbrell Thompkins got physical many times as the action got intense. (SBalestrieri photo)

Browner at one point threw Thompkins to the ground drawing the ire of coach Chad O'Shea. (SBalestrieri photo)

Browner at one point threw Thompkins to the ground drawing the ire of coach Chad O’Shea. (SBalestrieri photo)

Boom! big hit by Travis Hawkins as the intensity soared on Weds. (SBalestrieri photo)

Boom! big hit by Travis Hawkins as the intensity soared on Weds. (SBalestrieri photo)

The defense was fired up and kept Brady under pressure. (SBalestrieri photo)

The defense was fired up and kept Brady under pressure. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon LaFell catches a pass just under the swat by Browner. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon LaFell catches a pass just under the swat by Browner. (SBalestrieri photo)

Revis has been immense thus far, blanketing WRs. (SBalestrieri photo)

Revis has been immense thus far, blanketing WRs. (SBalestrieri photo)

James White has been very impressive so far in camp. (SBalestrieri photo)

James White has been very impressive so far in camp. (SBalestrieri photo)

Gronk smiles after hearing the crowd roar as he catches a toss from Brady. (SBalestrieri photo)

Gronk smiles after hearing the crowd roar as he catches a toss from Brady. (SBalestrieri photo)

Edelman was drawing tight coverage. (SBalestrieri photo)

Edelman was drawing tight coverage. (SBalestrieri photo)

Edelman snags one. (SBalestrieri photo)

Edelman snags one. (SBalestrieri photo)

Gostowski booms a field goal in practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Gostowski booms a field goal in practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Cole Stanford drops one in the corner of the end zone. (SBalestrieri photo)

Cole Stanford drops one in the corner of the end zone. (SBalestrieri photo)

Danny Amendola with a nice catch. (SBalestrieri photo)

Danny Amendola with a nice catch. (SBalestrieri photo)

Kevin Faulk visited practice and joined Brady for a moment. (SBalestrieri photo)

Kevin Faulk visited practice and joined Brady for a moment. (SBalestrieri photo)

Revis with a pick six of Brady. (SBalestrieri photo)

Revis with a pick six of Brady. (SBalestrieri photo)

The defense celebrated Revis' TD and got fired up. (SBalestrieri photo)

The defense celebrated Revis’ TD and got fired up. (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon Browner (SBalestrieri photo)

Brandon Browner (SBalestrieri photo)

The Patriots experimented with different looks on defense, 3-4, 4-3, 2 down linemen. Here Chandler Jones stands up as an OLB. (SBalestrieri photo)

The Patriots experimented with different looks on defense, 3-4, 4-3, 2 down linemen. Here Chandler Jones stands up as an OLB. (SBalestrieri photo)

Chris Jones

Chris Jones

Thompkins, Browner

Thompkins, Browner

Jonas Gray with a nice run. (SBalestrieri photo)

Jonas Gray with a nice run. (SBalestrieri photo)

Logan Ryan, Lafell jam. (SBalestrieri photo)

Logan Ryan, Lafell jam. (SBalestrieri photo)

Pocket collapses on Ryan Mallett who goes down. (SBalestrieri photo)

Pocket collapses on Ryan Mallett who goes down. (SBalestrieri photo)

Mallett, Jamie Collins (SBalestrieri photo)

Mallett, Jamie Collins (SBalestrieri photo)

Gronk after practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Gronk after practice. (SBalestrieri photo)

Matthew Slater (SBalestrieri photo)

Matthew Slater (SBalestrieri photo)

Jones and Revis share a light moment. (SBalestrieri photo)

Jones and Revis share a light moment. (SBalestrieri photo)

Malcolm Butler with an interception. (SBalestrieri photo)

Malcolm Butler with an interception. (SBalestrieri photo)

Wilfork, Collins and Mayo (SBalestrieri photo)

Wilfork, Collins and Mayo (SBalestrieri photo)

Defense was celebrating with the chant, "Hell no we won't go" during practice (SBalestrieri photo)

Defense was celebrating with the chant, “Hell no we won’t go” during practice (SBalestrieri photo)