GREEN BAY, Wis. Only four months and counting until the Packers return to the field for their first preseason game.
The NFL released on Wednesday the preseason schedule for all 32 teams, and Green Bay's will begin at 7 p.m. CT Aug. 9 when the Packers travel to San Diego for a nationally televised game against the Chargers. This will be the second NFL game of the preseason, coming four days after the Arizona Cardinals and New Orleans Saints meet in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game.
It will mark fourth preseason meeting between the Packers and Chargers, the most recent happening in 2006.
The two preseason games Lambeau Field will be against the Cleveland Browns (Week 2) and Kansas City Chiefs (Week 4). The dates and times of those games have not yet been determined. Neither will be available nationwide, but both will be broadcast throughout the state of Wisconsin, as well as in northeastern Minnesota and the Quad Cities in Iowa.
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