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The Denver Broncos initial preseason schedule has been released, and there are some notable games to look forward to.
Cutler and Marshall will return to Denver this preseason. (Photo courtesy of Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Week 1 (August 9-12): @ Chicago Bears (date/time TBA)
Week 2 (August 16-20th): vs. Seattle Seahawks (date/time TBA)
Week 3 (Sunday, August 26th): vs. San Francisco 49ers (2 p.m. (MT), NTV)
Week 4 (August 29-30th): @ Arizona Cardinals (date/time TBA)
The complete dates and times of the team’s preseason schedule will be released later this month, along with the team’s regular season schedule. The Broncos own a 125-112 (.527) all-time record in the preseason.
Interestingly, the team will face former Broncos quarterback Jay Cutler and receiver Brandon Marshall in Week 1 before going on to play three teams that quarterback Peyton Manning spurned in free agency. The team’s Week 3 game vs. San Francisco will be nationally televised on FOX.
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