The Raiders would be the topic of this yr’s “Hard Knocks” HBO documentary sequence, the NFL introduced Tuesday.
The primary episode will air Aug. 6.
“We are so grateful to this storied franchise for opening up its doors and allowing HBO and NFL Films to spend the summer with the Raiders in what promises to be a compelling and engaging training camp,” Peter Nelson, HBO Sports activities government vp, mentioned in a press release.
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There might be no scarcity of storylines. A few of the largest:
– Coach Jon Gruden getting into the second season of his return to the Silver and Black. The league seems to be enthusiastic about having Gruden mic’d up for weeks at a time:
– How marquee addition Antonio Brown will mesh with embattled quarterback Derek Carr.
– The very fact the franchise is scheduled to maneuver to Las Vegas after the season.
This would be the Raiders’ first look on the present, which supplies followers an inside have a look at how NFL groups conduct coaching camp and put together for the common season.
“Everybody wants to be a Raider. Now they’ll find out what it takes to become one,” Raiders proprietor Mark Davis mentioned within the assertion.