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Minnesota Vikings announce training camp schedule

First practice at Minnesota State Mankato is July 27.

2012-07-13
Minnesota Vikings News Release 6-29-2012

EDEN PRAIRIE — The Minnesota Vikings have announced a three-week training camp schedule at Minnesota State University, Mankato.  (A complete news release is posted here on their official website.)

The team will report to Minnesota State University, Mankato on Thursday, July 26, and practice will begin the next day (July 27). Camp closes Wednesday, Aug. 15.

Planned events include a Family Football Day on Saturday, Aug. 4, a Fan Appreciation Day on Tuesday, Aug. 14, and autograph sessions with players on specified days throughout the camp.

Vikings Village will open a half-hour before each prac­tice session. 

This will be the 47th straight season the Vikings train in Mankato, and this will be the longest training camp for the Vikings since a three-week stay in 2008.

Thursday, July 26
Report date, no practice

Friday, July 27
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — helmets

Saturday, July 28
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — helmets

Saturday, July 29
Camp closed

Monday, July 30
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — tight ends

Tuesday, July 31
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — offensive line

Wednesday, Aug. 1
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — linebackers

Thursday, Aug. 2
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — wide receivers

Friday, Aug. 3
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — defensive ends

Saturday, Aug. 4
Family Football Day 10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 7-9:30 p.m. — full pads Autographs — Vikings alumni (5-6 p.m.)

Sunday, Aug. 5
Camp closed

Monday, Aug. 6
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — quarterbacks

Tuesday, Aug. 7
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — defensive tackles

Wednesday, Aug. 8
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — running backs

Thursday, Aug. 9
Camp closed

Friday, Aug. 10
Camp closed Preseason game at San Francisco

Saturday, Aug. 11
Camp closed

Sunday, Aug. 12
10:55-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — TBA Morning autographs — specialists

Monday, Aug. 13
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — defensive backs

Tuesday, Aug. 14
Fan Appreciation Day 10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads Morning autographs — full team

Wednesday, Aug. 15
10:30-11:30 a.m. — walk-through 3-5:30 p.m. — full pads

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