Packers announce dates, kickoff times for preseason games
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Fans looking to make a trip to Lambeau Field this preseason now know when to book their tickets.
The Packers announced their preseason schedule Wednesday, featuring a rematch against the team that ended their playoff run last season.
The #Packers preseason schedule is set 📆
— Green Bay Packers (@packers) May 25, 2022
The Green and Gold will head west on August 12 to take on the San Francisco 49ers. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. CT. The team will return to Lambeau Field on August 19 when they play the New Orleans Saints starting at 7 p.m. CT. Prior to that game, the Packers will host the Saints for a joint practice in Green Bay.
The preseason wraps up in Missouri when the Packers lock horns with the Kansas City Chiefs starting at 7 p.m.
This will be the first time since 2015 that the Packers start the preseason on the road, and the third time in the last seven years that they’ve played a preseason matchup in the Golden State.
The August 19 game will be the Packers Give Back Game, which will benefit a local charity. That charity will be announced at a later date.
The NFL unveiled the Packers’ regular-season schedule earlier this month, featuring a Week 1 matchup with the Minnesota Vikings. The Packers will play one less game at Lambeau Field this year, due to their trip to London on October 9.
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