It is time! The Arizona Cardinals announced their 2015 training camp practice schedule. It will begin with the players reporting on July 31 and will end with its final practice Friday, August 28, the day prior to their third preseason game.
In all, it will be 19 practices open to the public at University of Phoenix Stadium, where admission and parking will be free.
All 19 practices will run from 2-4:30 PM Arizona time.
FanFest will be held Saturday, August 8.
As for the later to start of camp this year, it can be easily explained -- the NFL started their games one week later. Teams can begin training camp no earlier than 15 days before their first preseason game. August 15 is the team's preseason opener, so they can report on July 31.
Here is the schedule:
Saturday, 8/1 2:00-4:30 PM
Sunday, 8/2 2:00-4:30 PM
Monday, 8/3 2:00-4:30 PM
Tuesday, 8/4 2:00-4:30 PM
Wednesday, 8/5 2:00-4:30 PM
Friday, 8/7 2:00-4:30 PM
Saturday, 8/8 2:00-4:30 PM (Fan Fest)
Monday, 8/10 2:00-4:30 PM
Tuesday, 8/11 2:00-4:30 PM
Wednesday, 8/12 2:00-4:30 PM
Thursday, 8/13 2:00-4:30 PM
Saturday, 8/15 Preseason game #1 vs. Kansas City
Monday, 8/17 2:00-4:30 PM
Tuesday, 8/18 2:00-4:30 PM
Wednesday, 8/19 2:00-4:30 PM
Thursday, 8/20 2:00-4:30 PM
Saturday, 8/22 Preseason game #2 vs. San Diego
Monday, 8/24 2:00-4:30 PM
Wednesday, 8/26 2:00-4:30 PM
Thursday, 8/27 2:00-4:30 PM
Friday, 8/28 2:00-4:30 PM
Sunday, 8/30 Preseason game #3 at Oakland
How many practices will you attend?
Please note: The Collective Bargaining Agreement stipulates that NFL teams can only have one practice per day. Practice times are subject to change. For the most up-to-date practice info, fans are encouraged to check the team's official websitewww.azcardinals.com as well as @azcardinals on Twitter and Facebook.com/arizonacardinals.