Want to get up close and personal with the Denver Broncos?
Begining this Thursday, you'll get your chance as Training Camp 2001 opens its doors to the public on the campus of the University of Northern Colorado at Greeley.
Here's a few tips to make the most of your visit.
|Location:||University of Northern Colorado at Greeley|
|Directions:||From DIA - Take I-76 west to Highway 85 (Brighton and Greeley), which will be a left-lane exit. When you approach Greeley veer left on 85 Business, which will become 8th Avenue just after you go under Highway 34. Off of 8th Avenue turn left at 23rd Street, where you will see a campus housing building in front of you. Turn left, then your first right into the large parking lot.|
|Dates:||July 26 - Aug. 17|
|Practice Times:||8:45 a.m., and 2:30 or 2:45 p.m. Afternoon practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays usually are limited to special teams only*|
|Cost:||Training Camp is free to the public|
|Parking:||Free parking is available on the U.N.C. campus located between Nottingham Field and Butler-Hancock Hall|
|Fan Line:||Fans may call (970) 351-1099 for the latest practice schedule and information.|
|Autographs:||Autograph sessions are held daily following practice. The autograph line forms near the tennis courts on the east side of the practice fields. It is advised that fans seeking autographs join the line before practice starts. Following practice, fans are led into a gymnasium near the UNC recreation center where four or five Broncos players sign autographs.|
|* practice times subject to change|
Above all, have fun. Training Camp is a rare opportunity to see the team, as well as individual players, develop prior to the start of the season. Follow your favorite veteran, chart the top rookies and watch as each position breaks down to a series of battles for the starting spot.
Broncos Update.com will be on hand throughout camp to give you the best perspective, including live audio interviews and position by position breakdowns. Check back often for the latest camp updates