Players had four days off since last Thursday, but returned to practice on Tuesday, with an eye on Sunday’s home game against the Chicago Bears.
Pead served his one-game suspension last week for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Team will have to cut or trade at least one player to make room for him on the 53-man roster.
Quarterback began meeting with new offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels on Tuesday.
James Laurinaitis (pictured) was spotted in parking lot, but did not enter team facility, as lockout uncertainty remains.