Many specialty stores offer preseason sales or hold special promotional events like Boys' Nights or Gentleman's sales.
An annual year is split into four different training periods: off-season, preseason, in-season and postseason.
So, any changes made after training camps and preseason games are only available through downloads.
Are there any supervised preseason and in-season conditioning programs?
Because preseason is a minimal indicator of true performance, the games of the actual football season improve or lower ratings because they represent how a football player might play on a more consistent basis.
To some, preseason football means absolutely nothing: just about everyone gets to play, stats aren't recorded after the final preseason game, and starters are usually limited per game.
Madden 09 uses the preseason as a gauge to increase or decrease ratings based on performances.