Packers Training Camp Schedule Released
Green Bay Packers announced the schedule for 2016 Packers Training Camp.
According to a release from the Packers, practices are scheduled to take place at Ray Nitschke Field and Packers Family Night will be at Lambeau Field.
Training camp kicks off with an 8:15 a.m. practice on Tuesday, July 26. After the opening session, morning practices beginning at 8:15 a.m. are also scheduled for July 27, 28 and 30.
The Packers will hold Family Night at Lambeau Field on Sunday, July 31. The following week, the team will have three open practices at Nitschke Field, all starting in the evening at 6:15 p.m. on Aug. 1, 3 and 4, prior to the preseason opener against Indianapolis in the Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio, on Aug. 7.
Following the preseason contest against the Colts, Green Bay will hold two open practices (6:15 p.m. on Aug. 9 and 11:45 a.m. on Aug. 10) before the preseason home opener vs. Cleveland on Aug. 12. The Packers will have two open practices, 12:15 p.m. on Aug. 14 and 11:45 a.m. on Aug. 15, leading into the preseason game vs. Oakland at Lambeau Field on Aug. 18.
The team will finish training camp with two open practices (12:15 p.m. on Aug. 22 and 11:45 a.m. on Aug. 23) prior to traveling to play San Francisco on Aug. 26, and two open practices (12:15 p.m. on Aug. 29 and 11:45 a.m. on Aug. 30) before the preseason finale at Kansas City on Sept. 1.
The annual Packers Family Night is scheduled for Sunday evening, July 31, at Lambeau Field.
Green Bay opens the preseason with the Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio, against the Indianapolis Colts on Aug. 7. The team’s two home preseason games are slated for Aug. 12, vs. Cleveland, and Aug. 18, vs. Oakland. The Packers’ two road preseason contests are at San Francisco, Aug. 26, and at Kansas City, Sept. 1.
Important dates on the preseason calendar include:
· Friday, July 22 – Packers 1K Kids Run, Presented by Humana, 6 p.m.
· Saturday, July 23 – Packers 5K Run/Walk, Presented by Bellin Health at Lambeau Field, 8 a.m.
· Monday, July 25 – Players report
· Monday, July 25 – Head Coach Mike McCarthy’s season-opening press conference, 10 a.m.
· Tuesday, July 26 – First practice, 8:15 a.m., Ray Nitschke Field
· Sunday, July 31 – Family Night, Presented by Bellin Health, Lambeau Field
· Tuesday, Aug. 30 – Last practice open to public, 11:45 a.m., Ray Nitschke Field
This marks Green Bay's 71st training camp.
For the most up-to-date information on the many activities throughout training camp, fans are encouraged to visit www.packers.com.