You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


10 questions for Patriots training camp

There isn’t much of an offseason in the NFL anymore, and that’s just the way commissioner Roger Goodell likes it. After the Super Bowl is the ever-growing combine, which is followed by the coverage leading up to the draft. The league has even made the revealing of the coming season’s schedule into a prime-time television event.

But this week, real football — not the half-speed organized team activities and minicamp — returns to the fields behind Gillette Stadium. The Patriots open training camp on Thursday, with fans able to come for free and watch their first practice Friday morning.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week