The Atlanta Falcons take on HBO’s Hard Knocks

Hard Knocks has a new home, as HBO Sports, NFL Films and the Falcons announced that the all-access series would make Atlanta the focus of this year’s edition of the show. Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Atlanta Falcons will debut in August for the franchise’s ninth season with five episodes on Aug. 5 at 10p on HBO. Other hour-long episodes will run on subsequent Tuesdays at the same time, with an encore play Wednesday at 11p. A 30-person NFL Films crew will be at the Falcons’ training camp at team headquarters in Flowery Branch, GA, shooting more than 1,500 hours of footage over the course of the series.

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