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In the National Football League, NFL Training Camp refers to the time before the season commences. During this time, teams will sometimes congregate at an outside location, usually a university, to conduct training camp for at least the first few weeks. This is similar to baseball's spring training. The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II St. ... A Grapefruit League game at the LA Dodgers camp in Vero Beach, Florida In Major League Baseball, spring training is a series of exhibition games which precedes the regular season. ...

Training camp is used in several different ways. New players and coaches use it to acclimate themselves to new teammates and new systems. Young players use the time to prove that they can become starters. Veterans use the time to prove they can still handle the workload.

Training camp is divided into several different components. The first is scrimages. These are pseudo-games where players plays what amounts to close to full games. Sometimes, two scrimages are played on the same day. These are referred to as two-a-days. Other parts of training camp include drills, meetings with coaches and other members of your position, weight training and pre-season games. A complete weight training workout can be performed with a pair of adjustable dumbbells and a set of weight disks (plates). ...

Training camps by team

Team Site Location
Arizona Cardinals Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott, Arizona
Atlanta Falcons Atlanta Falcons Training Facility Flowery Branch, Georgia
Baltimore Ravens McDaniel College Westminster, Maryland
Buffalo Bills St. John Fisher College Pittsford, New York
Carolina Panthers Wofford College Spartanburg, South Carolina
Chicago Bears Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais, Illinois
Cincinnati Bengals Georgetown College Georgetown, Kentucky
Cleveland Browns Cleveland Browns Training Facility Berea, Ohio
Dallas Cowboys Marriott Residence Inn Oxnard, California
Denver Broncos Paul D. Bowlen Memorial Centre Englewood, Colorado
Detroit Lions Detroit Lions Training Facility Allen Park, Michigan
Green Bay Packers St. Norbert College De Pere, Wisconsin
Houston Texans Houston Texans Practice Facility Houston, Texas
Indianapolis Colts Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Terre Haute, Indiana
Jacksonville Jaguars Alltel Stadium Jacksonville, Florida
Kansas City Chiefs University of Wisconsin-River Falls River Falls, Wisconsin
Miami Dolphins Miami Dolphins Training Center Davie, Florida
Minnesota Vikings Minnesota State University Mankato, Minnesota
New England Patriots Gillette Stadium Foxboro, Massachusetts
New Orleans Saints New Orleans Saints Complex Metairie, Louisiana
New York Jets Hofstra University Hempstead, New York
New York Giants University at Albany Albany, New York
Oakland Raiders Napa Valley Marriott Napa Valley, California
Philadelphia Eagles Lehigh University Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Steelers Saint Vincent College Latrobe, Pennsylvania
St. Louis Rams Rams Park St. Louis, Missouri
San Diego Chargers Chargers Park San Diego, California
San Francisco 49ers San Francisco 49ers Complex Santa Clara, California
Seattle Seahawks Eastern Washington University Cheney, Washington
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Disney's Wide World of Sports Complex Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Tennessee Titans Baptist Sports Park Nashville, Tennessee
Washington Redskins Redskins Park Ashburn, Virginia

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External links

  • NFL Training Camp Information from NFL.com



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