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Falcons to practice with Titans, Texans in training camp

  • 10:57 am Friday, June 20th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons will report for training camp on July 22 and July 23 and will take the field for their first practice on July 25 at the team’s Flowery Branch headquarters.

The Falcons will conduct 34 sessions and will hold combined practices with the Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans during training camp.

The Falcons will practice with the Titans in Flowery Branch, on Monday, August 4 and travel to Houston to practice with the Texans on Wednesday, August 13 and Thursday, August 14.

The Falcons hosted combined practices with the Jacksonville Jaguars and the New England Patriots in Flowery Branch in [More]

Falcons to be featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks

  • 1:26 pm Thursday, June 12th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons will be featured on HBO Sports’ award-winning documentary series Hard Knocks, the team announced Thursday.
 
The Falcons, HBO Sports, and NFL Films will team up for an all-access, behind the scenes look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League when Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Atlanta Falcons debuts on August 5.

The Falcons have been approached before, but have been reluctant to appear on the hit show.

The Falcons turned down an offer from HBO a few years ago.

The sports documentary chronicles the team’s training camp. Last season, the Cincinnati Bengals [More]