FAMU Opens Spring Football

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida A&M Rattler Football team will officially begin their proverbial "rites of spring," otherwise known as spring practice here Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. on the university's practice fields.

Head coach Rubin Carter and his staff will put the prospective Rattler gridders through 15 days of drills spread out over four weeks leading up to the annual Spring Game on April 14 in Bragg Memorial Stadium at 2:00 p.m.

All weekday practices will begin at 3:30 p.m., with weekend sessions on Saturdays to begin at 10 a.m.

Scrimmages will primarily be held on Saturday's, although some limited scrimmage work will take place in the final two weeks of workouts.