Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Darius Johnson (13) catches a pass and runs for a touchdown against Tennessee Titans cornerback Blidi Wreh-Wilson (29) during the second half at LP Field. The Titans beat the Falcons 27-16. Mandatory Credit: Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports

Atlanta Falcons to practice against Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans


The Atlanta Falcons are, for the most part, on vacation until the start of training camp, but that doesn’t stop the fan base from looking forward to the upcoming 2014 season. On Friday, word broke that the team would be practicing against both the Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans during camp in August.


While it was a no-brainer that the Falcons would be setting up practice partners, it is still noteworthy. Less than 48 hours before the report, the Falcons and Texans worked out a deal to move Akeem Dent in exchange for new backup quarterback T.J. Yates, and the partnership between the two teams will now apparently extend to the practice field.

In addition, the Falcons announced their entire training camp schedule on Friday, with a hat-tip to ESPN’s Vaughn McClure, it can be seen here.

Friday, July 25: 3:30-5:50 p.m. (open to the public)
Saturday, July 26: 3:30-5:50 p.m. (open to the public)
Sunday, July 27: 3:30-6:05 p.m. (open to the public)
Monday, July 28: 3:30-6:05 p.m. (open to the public)
Tuesday, July 29: 3:30-6:05 p.m. (open to the public)
Wednesday, July 30: Players’ day off, no practice
Thursday, July 31: 3:30-6:05 p.m. (open to the public)
Friday, Aug. 1: KIA Motors “Friday Night Lights” at Archer High School in Lawrenceville, GA, 6:45-9:10 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 2: 3:30-5:30 p.m. (open to the public)
Sunday, Aug. 3: 3:30-6:05 p.m. (open to the public)
Monday, Aug. 4: 3-5:30 p.m. (Combined practice with Tennessee Titans, open to the public)
Tuesday, Aug. 5: Players’ day off, no practice
Wednesday, Aug. 6: 3:30-6:05 p.m. (open to the public)
Thursday, Aug. 7: Practice closed to the public
Friday, Aug. 8: Falcons vs. Dolphins, 7 p.m., Georgia Dome
Saturday, Aug. 9: 4:30-5:45 p.m. (open to the public)
Sunday, Aug. 10: Players’ day off, no practice
Monday, Aug. 11: 3:30-5:50 p.m. (open to the public)
Tuesday, Aug. 12: 10 a.m.-12:35 p.m. (open to the public)

Stay tuned for extensive coverage as the season approaches.

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