By Florida A&M Sports Information
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida A&M Rattler football Team will hold their annual Media Day and Fan Appreciation at the Alfred Lawson, Jr., Multipurpose Center and Teaching Gymnasium on Sat., Aug. 11, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The FAMU Football players and coaching staff will be available exclusively to the media from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Doors will open to the public at 3 p.m. for the 2012 FAMU Football Fan Appreciation. FAMU Athletics will have posters, schedule cards, contests and prizes to entertain the fans. DJ Laila Jade will be in the house, spinning the tunes for the day.
Rattlers, fans, family and alumni will have a chance to meet the 2012 Rattler gridders, as well get a chance to get their 2012 FAMU Football poster autographed. We will also have a photo booth where Rattler Fans can get their photos taken for free with their favorite players and coaches.
FAMU will open up their 2012 campaign as they will travel to Nashville, Tenn., to take on the Tennessee State Tigers in the 14th annual John Merritt Classic at LP Field in a 6 p.m. CST start.