ICYMI: NFL training camp is near

It's that time of year again: NFL training camp.

The Washington Redskins (see 2017 roster here*) have put out their official training camp schedule which begins Thursday, July 27 at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training facility in Richmond, Virginia.

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Here are dates you may want to add to your calendar leading up to the team's first pre-season game in Baltimore against the Ravens.

  • Thursday, July 27 – First Training Camp practice
  • Saturday, July 29 – Redskins Salute’s Military Appreciation Day Presented by GEICO Military
  • Thursday, Aug. 3 – Washington Redskins Moms Football Safety Clinic & Youth Football Day
  • Friday, Aug. 4 – Washington Redskins Cheerleaders One Day Clinic & Gatorade Junior Training Camp
  • Saturday, Aug. 5 – Fan Appreciation Day
  • Tuesday, Aug. 8 – Play 60 Character Camp & Kids Day at Camp
  • Thursday, Aug. 10 – Redskins at Ravens

Check out the training camp 'enhancements'. More events/info to be scheduled, so stay tuned.

*Thanks to all team members who flashed their winning smilies. (Shout out to Niles Paul - and his barber. He always got that beard lookin' tight!)