Parade of rookies

05/30/2008

From late May through June, 30 of the NFL’s 32 clubs traveled to Canton to allow drafted and free agent rookies the opportunity to learn about the league’s history and heritage, focusing on the achievements of NFL greats who paved the way for the players of today. The program is part of the NFL's rookie orientation initiatives.

The remaining two NFL clubs -- the Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins -- will be visit during the first weekend of August when they'll be in Canton to play in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. 

Bullett Thomas George, NFL.com - Rookies learning valuable lessons of NFL's history

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