Jets to return to Cortland this week

By Nicky Hickling

Jets to return to Cortland this week

July 21, 2014 Updated Jul 21, 2014 at 5:56 PM EDT

Cortland, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The New York Jets will officially start 2014 training camp at SUNY Cortland on Wednesday.

The first practice open to the public will be Thursday, kicking off three weeks of action by a squad filled with several high-profile additions made during the offseason.

Tens of thousands of fans are expected to visit the Jets practice fields at SUNY Cortland during the camp.

Before hitting the field, Coaches and players will make their traditional "Downtown Touchdown" on Main Street in Cortland as the unofficial public opening of summer training camp. The event will take place in front of the U.S. Post Office between Court and Tompkins streets between 3 and 4:30 p.m.

This year's Green & White Practice is slated for Saturday, Aug. 2, with player introductions, fan contests and entertainment.

Admission to all training camp is free. However, this year, fans again are required to print tickets from the team's website before attending practice. Fans can register and print tickets here before making the trip to camp.

Camp visitors should use SUNY Cortland's Stratton Drive entrance off of Route 281. Parking attendants will greet fans at the entrance and direct them to the camp parking area. Parking costs $5.

Fans should call the team's fan line at 973-549-4844 or visit here for the most up-to-date news regarding practice schedules. Updates are also available on Twitter and Facebook.

On the day of each practice listed below, camp gates, Jets Fest and Jets Shop will be open from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. daily. For the Green & White Practice, gates, Jets Fest and Jets Shop will be open from 5 to 9:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 24 10 a.m.

Friday, July 25 10 a.m.

Saturday, July 26 10 a.m.

Sunday, July 27 10 a.m.

Tuesday, July 29 10 a.m.

Wednesday, July 30 10 a.m.

Thursday, July 31 10 a.m.

Friday, Aug. 1 10 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 2 Green & White Practice at 7 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 4 10 a.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 5 10 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 9 10 a.m.

Sunday, Aug. 10 10 a.m.

Monday, Aug. 11 10 a.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 12 10 a.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 13 10 a.m.

Thursday, Aug. 14 10 a.m.

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