On Wednesday morning, the NFL announced the broadcast schedule for the league’s five nationally-televised preseason games in August.
Things get kicked off on August 5 with the Hall-of-Fame Game which will be between the Cowboys and the Steelers. That game is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. ET on FOX.
On August 20th and 23rd, ESPN will broadcast the Chiefs at Cardinals and then the Jaguars at Saints, respectively. Both games have an 8:00 p.m. ET start time.
NFL Preseason Primetime game schedule:— Field Yates (@FieldYates) June 10, 2021
August 5th: Steelers vs. Cowboys, 8 PM, Hall of Fame Game (FOX)
August 20th: Chiefs at Cardinals, 8 PM (ESPN)
August 23rd: Jaguars at Saints, 8 PM (ESPN)
August 29th: Dolphins at Bengals, 4 PM (CBS), Browns at Falcons, 8 PM (NBC)
Now for today’s links.
Observations from the Rams’ final day of mini camp (TheRams.com)
Zac Taylor highlighted similarities between Ja’Marr Chase and Cooper Kupp (The Rams Wire)
Sean McVay will host his second annual “Chalk Talk” summit with over 150 high school coaches (The Rams Wire)
Cam Akers is feeling like a vet already in year two (Ramblin’ Fan)
Kyle Long injures knee cap after coming out of retirement (ESPN)
Jace Sternberger got suspended for the first two games of the 2021 season (ESPN)
Russell Wilson did not request a trade from Seattle (Bleacher Report)
Ron Rivera is planning for an open QB competition in Washington (NFL.com)
The NFL announced the entire, completed preseason schedule (NFL.com)
Who are the AFC’s most-underrated players heading into 2021? (CBS Sports)