Bengals announce complete preseason dates and times

Bengals running back Giovani Bernard and wide receiver A.J. Green celebrate a touchdown during the second quarter against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. 

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Dates and kickoff times are now set for all Bengals 2015 preseason games. Included are a Friday night opener against the New York Giants at Paul Brown Stadium and a Saturday night home game against the Chicago Bears in week three. Both games will have 7:30 p.m. kickoffs.

The New York Giants game, set for Aug. 14, will mark only the second time in the last nine seasons for the Bengals to open preseason at home. 

Though dates and kickoff times for the Bengals’ regular-season schedule are yet to be announced, the list of home and road opponents has been set, and season tickets are available now through the Bengals Ticket Hotline at 866-621-8383 (TDTD) or online through

The full Bengals preseason schedule, with home games in CAPS and all times ET:

–Fri., Aug. 14: N.Y. GIANTS, 7:30 p.m.

–Mon., Aug. 24: at Tampa Bay, 8 p.m.

–Sat., Aug. 29: CHICAGO, 7:30 p.m.

–Thurs., Sept. 3: at Indianapolis, 7 p.m.

Portions of the team press release were directly used in this article.