Buccaneers get Vikings, Bengals, Browns and Dolphins in preseason

The Buccaneers will begin the preseason on the road against the Vikings.

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TAMPA, Fla. — Come the preseason, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers may face a pair of their former quarterbacks.

The Bucs will play Josh McCown’s Cleveland Browns in Week 3 of the exhibition schedule before closing the preseason against Josh Freeman’s Miami Dolphins in Week 4. Tampa Bay also faces the Minnesota Vikings in Week 1 and the Cincinnati Bengals at 8 p.m. on Aug. 24 as part of Week 2 action.

The Bucs will host the Bengals and Browns at Raymond James Stadium.

Specific dates and times for Weeks 1, 3 and 4 have yet to be determined.

Here’s the Bucs’ full preseason schedule:

Week 1 (Aug. 13-17): at Minnesota
Week 2 (8 p.m., Aug. 24): vs. Cincinnati
Week 3 (Aug. 27-30): vs. Cleveland
Week 4 (Sept. 2-3): at Miami