NFL preseason schedule

The dates and kickoff times of the 65-game NFL preseason schedule were announced recently. The Hall of Fame Game is the first of 11 national preseason telecasts that will feature the entire 2009 playoff field.

All times Central.

Sunday, August 8 (Hall of Fame Game)
Cincinnati vs. Dallas (Canton, OH), NBC, 7 p.m.

WEEK 1: AUGUST 12-16
Thursday, August 12

Carolina at Baltimore, ESPN, 7 p.m.
New Orleans at New England, 6:30 p.m.
Oakland at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Friday, August 13
Buffalo at Washington, 6:30 p.m.
Jacksonville at Philadelphia, 6:30 p.m.
Kansas City at Atlanta, 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 14
Tampa Bay at Miami, 6 p.m.
Detroit at Pittsburgh, 6:30 p.m.
Cleveland at Green Bay, 7 p.m.
Houston at Arizona, 7 p.m.
Minnesota at St. Louis, 7 p.m.
Chicago at San Diego, 8 p.m.
Tennessee at Seattle, 9 p.m.

Sunday, August 15
San Francisco at Indianapolis, Noon
Denver at Cincinnati, 6 p.m.

Monday, August 16
NY Giants at NY Jets, ESPN, 7 p.m.

WEEK 2: AUGUST 19-23
Thursday, August 19

New England at Atlanta, FOX, 7 p.m.
Indianapolis at Buffalo (Toronto), 6:30 p.m.

Friday, August 20
Philadelphia at Cincinnati, FOX, 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 21
Baltimore at Washington, 6 p.m.
Pittsburgh at NY Giants, 6 p.m.
Kansas City at Tampa Bay, 6:30 p.m.
Miami at Jacksonville, 6:30 p.m.
St. Louis at Cleveland, 6:30 p.m.
Houston at New Orleans, 7 p.m.
NY Jets at Carolina, 7 p.m.
Oakland at Chicago, 7:30 p.m.
Dallas at San Diego, 8 p.m.
Detroit at Denver, 8 p.m.
Green Bay at Seattle, 9 p.m.

Sunday, August 22
Minnesota at San Francisco, NBC, 7 p.m.

Monday, August 23
Arizona at Tennessee, ESPN, 7 p.m.

WEEK 3: AUGUST 26-29
Thursday, August 26

Indianapolis at Green Bay, ESPN, 7 p.m.
St. Louis at New England, 6:30 p.m.

Friday, August 27
San Diego at New Orleans, CBS, 7 p.m.
Atlanta at Miami, 6 p.m.
Washington at NY Jets, 6 p.m.
Philadelphia at Kansas City, 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 28
Dallas at Houston, CBS, 7 p.m.
Cleveland at Detroit, 4:30 p.m.
Cincinnati at Buffalo, 5:30 p.m.
Jacksonville at Tampa Bay, 6:30 p.m.
NY Giants at Baltimore, 6:30 p.m.
Seattle at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
Tennessee at Carolina, 7 p.m.
Arizona at Chicago, 7:30 p.m.
San Francisco at Oakland, 8 p.m.

Sunday, August 29
Pittsburgh at Denver, FOX, 7 p.m.

Thursday, September 2

Buffalo at Detroit, 6 p.m.
Cincinnati at Indianapolis, 6 p.m.
New England at NY Giants, 6 p.m.
Atlanta at Jacksonville, 6:30 p.m.
Carolina at Pittsburgh, 6:30 p.m.
NY Jets at Philadelphia, 6:30 p.m.
Baltimore at St. Louis, 7 p.m.
Chicago at Cleveland, 7 p.m.
Denver at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
Green Bay at Kansas City, 7 p.m.
Miami at Dallas, 7 p.m.
New Orleans at Tennessee, 7 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Houston, 7 p.m.
San Diego at San Francisco, 9 p.m.
Seattle at Oakland, 9 p.m.
Washington at Arizona, 9 p.m.

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