Patriots v. Redskins this week!
New England Patriots (0-0) at Washington Redskins (0-0
Thurs., Aug. 7, 2014 • FedExField (85,000) • 7:30 p.m. ET
The New England Patriots open the preseason against the Washington Redskins this Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. The Patriots will travel to Washington for three joint practices with the Redskins from Monday, August 4 to Wednesday, August 6. The teams will battle in the 2014 preseason opener at FedEx Field following these practices.
The practice sessions will be held at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, Va. The Patriots will return to Foxboro to host joint practices with the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday, August 12 and Wednesday, August 13. Those sessions will be open to the public. The 2014 season marks the third straight year that the Patriots will participate in multiple joint practices during training camp.
Since 2012, the Patriots held similar joint practices with New Orleans, Tampa Bay, and Philadelphia.
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