HBO Goes to Camp with Cowboys


Home Box Office Sports' second installment of its Hard Knocks National
Football League reality series will focus on the Dallas Cowboys' preseason
training camp.

Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Dallas Cowboys, premiering July 31,
will provide an all-access look at the preseason exploits of 'America's Team,'
HBO executives said.

The series -- produced in association with NFL Films and the Cowboys -- will
air on consecutive Wednesdays through Sept. 4.

HBO will shoot more than 700 hours of video from the team's training camp
over the course of the series, including access to players' and coaches' meeting
rooms, training rooms, dormitories and practice fields, the network said.

Last year's inaugural Hard Knocks -- featuring a behind-the-scenes
look at the Baltimore Ravens' training camp -- averaged a 3.9 rating for six