San Antonio Commanders Daily Training Camp Update for Tuesday, January 8, 2019
The 2019 San Antonio Commanders held its fourth of 22 Training Camp practices on Tuesday at Central Catholic High School's Bob Benson '66 Stadium.
The practice started at 11:30 a.m. and finished shortly after 1 p.m. with the players jerseys.
The practice sessions was a quarter-paced walk-through, allowing the coaches to continue to teach and implement the offensive and defensive schemes, while allowing the players an active rest.
In transactions, the Commanders terminated the rights of offensive lineman Donald Hawkins via the waiver system.
In front office news, the Commanders announced a partnership with San Antonio-based Alamo Beer Company. The partnership includes the production of two co-branded beers.
A member of The Alliance of American Football, the San Antonio Commanders have an experienced professional coaching and front office staff led by head coach Mike Riley, general manager Daryl Johnston and team president Vic Gregovits.
The Commanders compete in The Alliance of American Football with the Atlanta Legends, Arizona Hotshots, Birmingham Iron, Memphis Express, Orlando Apollos, Salt Lake Stallions and San Diego Fleet. The Commanders team name draws inspiration from San Antonio's Military City, USA nickname. From Bowie to Travis to the 39,000-plus who graduate each year from military training at Joint Base San Antonio, Commanders have called San Antonio home for more than 300 years.
The Commanders take their first snap on February 9 against the San Diego Fleet with home games being played at the Alamodome. Fans can purchase season tickets for as low as $75 at sanantoniocommanders.com. For more information on the Commanders, visit the team's website and be sure to follow the Commanders on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The Commanders team headquarters while in training camp in San Antonio will be the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Antonio Downtown. Practices will be held at Central Catholic High School.
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