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8 Things You Need to Know About ‘Hard Hits’

8 Things You Need to Know About ‘Hard Hits’

For the first time ever, Hard blows starts in the low season. The NFL Films and HBO series, which first debuted in 2001, follows a National Football League team through training camp and their preparations for the upcoming season. Capturing the behind-the-scenes action of the team’s personnel, players, coaching staff and upper management, Hard blows has helped fill the void between the NFL draft and the first kickoff. For 21 seasons Hard blows signed a slew of organizations during preseason and most recently during the season, but for the first time Hard blows examines the step for this Hard knocks: off-season.




Hard blows finally returns to New York. To kick off season 22, Hard knocks: off-season follows the New York Giants as they embark on their historic 100th season.Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants is a brand new iteration of the groundbreaking franchise that will document the NFL season for the first time. Viewers will get a rare insight into the New York Giants organization as they prepare for their highly anticipated 100th season. Every moment is captured, Hard knocks: out of season will cover the period between January and July 2024, including the NFL Scouting Combine, free agency, the NFL draft and team minicamps.


8 When will ‘Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants’ be released?

The logo for 'Hard Knocks: Offseason.'
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Hard knocks: out of seasonwith the New York Giants debuts on Tuesday, July 2 at 9:00 p.m. New episodes of the five-part series will air through July 30. The HBO original series will air all episodes on HBO and be available to stream on Max.

7 Where can you watch ‘Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants’?

Joe Schoen on 'Hard Knocks: Offseason.'
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Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants airs on HBO with episodes available to stream on Max with new episodes debuting afterward. The HBO original series premieres July 2.

Streaming on Max

6 Is there a trailer for ‘Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants’?


Yes! In the trailer released by HBO, the series offers a glimpse into the New York Giants’ offseason action. Featuring key moments from the NFL draft room, workouts at MetLife Stadium, and the team’s star quarterback working on a comeback from a painful injury, the trailer gives viewers a taste of all the action. Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants is set to deliver.

5 Who will star in ‘Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants’?

Brandon Brown and Joe Schoen on 'Hard Knocks: Offseason'
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The New York Giants are listed on Hard blows is monumental as co-owner John Mara made it clear in 2010 that he had no interest in having cameras document the team. John Mara believed that if the Giants were to perform this season, it would be an important aspect of reaching a target demographic to celebrate their historic 100th season. HBO executives Nancy Abraham, Lisa HellerAnd Bentley Weiner said: “We’re thrilled that the New York Giants have opened their doors to the Hard Knocks cameras for the first time ever. The NFL offseason is a fascinating period that we’ve always wanted to explore and we can’t wait to to show football fans everywhere what NFL Films captured behind the scenes of the team’s headquarters will be told by Dear Schreiber.

Since the end of last NFL season, the New York Giants have had a busy offseason, which may be highlighted in the series. They had an overhaul of their coaching staff. They traded for Pro Bowler Brian Brandt of the Carolina Panthers. They lost Saquon Barkley to free choice. They have dealt with it Daniel Jonesrecovery from an ACL injury. And to compensate for the injury, they signed a quarterback Pull lockwho could possibly be the starter this season.


4 What is ‘Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants’ about?

New York Giants Head Coach Brian Daboll on “Hard Setbacks: The Offseason.”
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According to the series’ press release, Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants will take viewers inside the New York Giants organization as the team prepares for their highly anticipated 100th season. Camera crews will capture the team’s every move as general manager Joe Schoen and other members of the team’s front office and staff navigate the critical offseason period from January to July 2024, from the NFL Scouting Combine, to free agency, to the NFL Draft and team minicamps.

3 Who makes ‘Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants’?

Dennis Hickey on 'Hard Knocks: Offseason.'
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Hard Knocks: Offseson with the New York Giants is presented by the combined forces of HBO, NFL Films, Skydance Sports and the New York Giants. Hard blows has previously won 18 Sports Emmy Awards. The long-running series is produced by the legendary team at NFL Films, a division of NFL Media, owned and operated by the National Football League.

2 Who are the New York Giants?


The New York Giants are a professional American football team. Part of the NFC East division, the New York Giants have a storied history. The team currently plays at MetLife Stadium at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey and has been nicknamed by everything from Big Blue, G-Men, and the New York Football Giants. The Giants have won eight league championships and are four-time Super Bowl champions, winning in 1986, 1990, 2007, and 2011. Since 2005, the New York Giants have been owned by John Mara and Steve TischThe Giants have retired fifteen numbers, including Giant legends Eli Manning, Phil Simms, Frank Gifford, Lawrence TaylorAnd Michael Strahan.

Nilay ShahSpeaking about the historic partnership, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Brand Strategy said: “As we enter our 100th season, we’re excited to give our fans the chance to see what it takes to build an NFL roster. Starting when last season ended, we’ve given NFL Films unprecedented access to this critical time of year. We know viewers will gain insight into moments never before captured and are excited for them to learn more about our Giants history.”


Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants is available to stream on Max.