The Arizona Cardinals will be the subject of the new season of “Hard Knocks In Season”.
HBO Sports and NFL Films will team up this fall for “Hard Knocks In Season: The Arizona Cardinals,” a docuseries about the NFC West contender. The Emmy-winning weekly series will feature all inside access coverage of the Cardinals as they navigate the challenges of an NFL season and fight their way back to the postseason. The series will be available on HBO and stream on HBO Max during the 2022 NFL season starting in November.
“We couldn’t be happier to continue to expand our hugely successful partnership with the NFL and grow the ‘Hard Knocks’ experience for our viewers,” said Nancy Abraham and Lisa Heller, co-directors of HBO Documentary & Family. Programming, in a statement. “We are thrilled to have the Cardinals join the list of teams who have graciously invited our audience into their world.”
Last fall, the acclaimed sports reality franchise “Hard Knocks” successfully expanded its programming platform with its first-ever in-season edition following the Indianapolis Colts’ tumultuous 2021 season.
“This season, we look forward to building on that success and going even further with one of the NFL’s most exciting teams,” said Keith Cossrow, vice president and senior producer, NFL Films. “It was a vivid and enlightening look at the life of an NFL team. We can’t wait to get to work in Arizona, and we thank Michael Bidwill, Steve Keim, Coach Kingsbury and the entire organization of Cardinals for this opportunity.
This in-season edition of “Hard Knocks” will be the Cardinals’ first appearance as part of the franchise, which originally launched in 2001. The pre-season edition of “Hard Knocks” is expected to follow the Detroit Lions in a episode of five episodes. “Hard Knocks Training Camp” race, starting August 9th.
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