Oakland Raiders Get a Sneak Peek at Training Camp of Most Authentic Football Videogame NFL Gameday™ 2001


  NFL GameDay™ 2001 Touted by NFL Players as Most Authentic Football

             **FOOTBALL ALERT *            * FOOTBALL ALERT**

                          Monday, August 7, 2000

  989 Sports is visiting the Oakland Raiders training camp to give the team
  a sneak peek of the all-new version of the most popular football videogame
  for the PlayStation® game console -- NFL GameDay™ 2001.  Available
  mid-August, NFL GameDay 2001, has a reputation for being the most
  realistic because of the involvement of all-pro players like Terrell
  Davis, John Randle, Mike Alstott, Charles Woodson, Akili Smith, Ryan Leaf,
  Hardy Nickerson, Jason Sehorn and Jimmy Smith (just to name a few).
  989 Sports incorporates actual player movements into their videogames
  through motion capture technology, as well as enlisting numerous marquee
  players to consult on the NFL GameDay 2001 playbook.

  Napa Marriott -- Carneros Room
  3425 Solano Avenue, Napa Valley
  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  Monday, August 7, 2000

  Demo of NFL GameDay 2001
  Oakland Raiders playing NFL GameDay 2001
  Talk to the many Raiders who are videogame fans
  Behind-the-scenes making of NFL GameDay 2001, including player interviews
  and NFL GameDay 2001 gameplay footage (available upon request)

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PRNewswire -- Aug. 3

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