The Seahawks open their preseason schedule the same way they ended the playoffs, by playing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos. Although all dates and times weren’t released Tuesday by the NFL, the first game will be at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium Aug. 7-10, and will be followed by contests against San Diego and Chicago at CenturyLink Field and another in Oakland.
The Chargers game is week 2 (Aug. 14-18), the Bears in week 3 (Aug. 21-24). The Seahawks close out the preseason Aug. 28 against the Raiders. Seattle will face Oakland for the ninth consecutive preseason.
Times and dates for the preseason andregular season will be released later this month.
Seattle’s regular-season opponents are known. The Seahawks face the Broncos, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, New York Giants, Oakland Raiders, Arizona Cardinals, St. Louis Rams,and San Francisco 49ers at home. On the road, the Seahawks will meet their NFC West rivals as well as the Carolina Panthers, Philadelphia Eagles, Kansas City Chiefs, San Diego Chargers and Washington Redskins.
The Seahawks are 11-5 during preseason in four years under head coach Pete Carroll. That includes an 8-0 mark the past two seasons and a streak of nine in a row dating to 2011.
All preseason games can be seen on Q13 FOX and heard on 710 AM ESPN and KIRO Radio 97.3 FM.
Seahawks preseason schedule
Week 1 (August 7-10)
at Denver Broncos
Week 2 (August 14-18)
vs. San Diego Chargers
Week 3 (August 21-24)
vs. Chicago Bears
Week 4 (August 28)
at Oakland Raiders