The St. Louis Rams announced their 2012 training camp practice schedule on Friday, finally putting a confirmed vision of football on the horizon for starved fans. Dates include 15 open practices at the Russell Training Center and an Aug. 4 scrimmage at the Dome.
Rookies will report on July 24, and hold a practice day thereafter, listed as July 25-27 on the official team announcement. The rest of the team reports on July 28, and the first open practice is the next day. The scrimmage is at 12:30 p.m. at the Dome on Aug. 4, and players will be available for autographs following the event.
After the jump, the Rams' training camp schedule for open practices:
Sunday, July 29 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Monday, July 30 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 31 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Friday, August 3 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 4 Scrimmage 12:30 p.m.
Edward Jones Dome
Monday, August 6 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 7 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Wed., August 8 Practice 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 9 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Friday, August 10 Practice 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 14 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Wed., August 15 Practice 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 16 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Monday, August 20 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 21 Practice 5:30 p.m.
Wed., August 22 Practice 3:30 p.m.
Obviously, the weather can change things, and lightning send players indoors and the fans to their cars.
Parking will be available at the lot directly north of the Russell Training Center at no charge. No parking will be allowed at area businesses or in the Russell Training Center parking lot. Video cameras and alcohol are prohibited.
For more information about training camp, please visit the Rams' website at www.stlouisrams.com. For up-to-date practice schedules, please call the Training Camp hotline at 314-516-8852.
We're going to have a TST meetup/Tweet-up at one of the practice sessions, and probably a few more. Now soliciting ideas for that, so drop them in the comments.