Posted on January 20, 2011
If you're a New York Jets fan, then you know there's no better way to spend your weekend than to prepare for the AFC championship game on Sunday; which is why HBO will air a five hour marathon of 'Hard Knocks' featuring the New York Jets, this Saturday on DISH Network.HBO takes fans back to the start of the Jets' season as cameras follow second year coach Rex Ryan and a team of high-profile players as they embark on a new season, which we now know has lead the team to the AFC Championship game on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. You'll get an all access pass to on-field training camp drills to coaches' conversations in the office and you'll even see your favorite players QB Mark Sanchez, Ladainian Tomlinson, former Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes including the drama that ensues.The Sports Emmy award-winning series started out with an up-close look at the Baltimore Ravens 2001 pre-season training, followed by series featuring the following teams: Dallas Cowboys (twice), Kansas City Chiefs, Cincinnati Bengals and now the New York Jets. All five episodes of the sports documentary following the NY Jets will air in HD on HBO this Saturday, January 22nd at 3:00 PM ET/PT.Find out how you can get HBO for free when you subscribe to DISH Network - just call authorized retailer DISH Systems at 866-989-3474 or visit us online. You can get updates on other HBO shows, DISH Network programming and DISH deals when you become a fan of DISH Systems on Facebook and Twitter. After getting pumped all day Saturday with HBO's 'Hard Knocks' special showing, be sure to tune in Sunday for the AFC Championship game on CBS at 6:30 PM ET.