2003 preseason

The Green Bay Packers received word this week that they will be on national television twice during the exhibition season. In addition to their Aug. 4 Hall of Fame game, the Packers will play the Cleveland Browns at Cleveland Stadium on Aug. 15 on CBS.<p>

The Packers will play the Kansas City Chiefs at 7 p.m. CT in the Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio, on ABC's Monday Night Football. Green Bay's game against the Browns is on a Friday night and will begin at 7 p.m. CT.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who will face the New York Jets in the American Bowl in Tokyo, Japan, are the only team other than the Packers with two nationally-televised exhibition games.

The Packers' three other preseason games will be carried on statewide TV. Exact dates and times for those games will be determined in the next few weeks.

CBS Sports and Green Bay's WFRV-TV in conjunction with Milwaukee's WTMJ-TV will televise the remaining three games over an expanded, eight-station network throughout the state of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, with CBS network production, personnel and the latest network quality technology. Other stations televising the games include WKOW/ABC, Madison, Wis.; WAOW/ABC, Wausau/Rhinelander, Wis.; WXOW/ABC, La Crosse, Wis.; WQOW/ABC, Eau Claire; WYOW/ABC, Eagle River, Wis.; and WJMN/CBS, Marquette, Mich.


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