Some relief appeared Tuesday afternoon in the NFL's summer wasteland.
The Patriots announced a few dates for training camp.
New England reports to camp for meetings and physicals on Wednesday, July 25 -- one day shy of a month from today. Public practice sessions begin at 1:30pm on Thursday.
Here's the full schedule of open availability that's been announced.
July 26: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
July 27: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
July 28: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
July 29: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
More dates and times to come.