San Francisco 49ers will open 10 practices to the public

Jul 25, 2011 at 11:40 AM--


Today, the San Francisco 49ers announced that they will open 10 training camp practices to the public in Santa Clara. They will also have 49ers Fan Fest, a combination of the annual 49ers Family Day and a training camp practice session to be held at Candlestick Park. It is the first open practice held at Candlestick Park in more than 20 years.

It is unknown if 49ers Fan Day will be one of the 10 public practices.

Dates and times to be announced.



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