The Raiders, who typically hold training camp in California, will have to hold it in Nevada this year. Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

NFL tells teams training camps must be at club facilities amid pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic robbed fans of a standard NFL Draft experience in late April after the league was forced to make the player-selection process a virtual experience.

On Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported fans won't be flocking to normal training-camp cities and towns, as clubs must hold those sessions at their facilities:

ESPN's David Newton and Todd Archer added tweets about the Carolina Panthers and Dallas Cowboys: 

Newton wrote that the NFL hopes to start camps in late July, but those and other dates on the league calendar remained penciled-in because of the unpredictable virus outbreak.

Currently, the Cowboys and Pittsburgh Steelers are scheduled to open the preseason with the Hall of Fame Game on Aug. 6. 

The Kansas City Chiefs are set to begin their Super Bowl title defense by hosting the Houston Texans on Thursday, Sept. 10.

The NFL Players Association hasn't yet agreed to terms to participate in a pandemic-altered season.

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Can you name the NFL players with the most sacks since the 2009 season?
106.0 / DEN
Von Miller
100.5 / MIA
Cameron Wake
96.0 / NE/ARZ
Chandler Jones
96.0 / HOU
J.J. Watt
91.5 / GB/LAR
Clay Matthews
90.0 / WAS
Ryan Kerrigan
89.5 / KC/IND
Justin Houston
89.0 / CAR/CHI/GB
Julius Peppers
88.0 / ARZ/JAX
Calais Campbell
87.0 / NO
Cameron Jordan
86.0 / BAL/ARI/KC
Terrell Suggs
85.0 / DAL/DEN
DeMarcus Ware
81.5 / CIN
Carlos Dunlap
80.5 / LAR/MIA/DAL
Robert Quinn
79.5 / DEN/BAL/SF
Elvis Dumervil
79.5 / NYG/TB
Jason Pierre-Paul
78.5 / MIN/CHI/CAR
Jared Allen
75.5 / CIN
Geno Atkins
74.5 / MIN
Everson Griffen
72.0 / LAR
Aaron Donald
71.0 / KC
Tamba Hali
Michael Bennett
69.5 / IND
Robert Mathis
69.0 / DET/SEA
Cliff Avril
67.0 / HOU/BUF/MIA
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