Sep 23, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) against the San Francisco 49ers at the Metrodome. The Vikings defeated the 49ers 24-13. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings announce 2013 preseason schedule


The Minnesota Vikings will open the preseason at Mall of America Field against the Houston Texans. The next two games will be back-to-back road games in Weeks 2 and 3 against the Buffalo Bills and San Francisco 49ers. The final preseason game will be at home against the Tennessee Titans.

The only for-sure known time and date at this moment is Week 3 against the 49ers, which will be aired on NBC’s Sunday Night Football at 7:30 PM CT.

The preseason games are listed below:

Preseason Week 1 (Aug. 8 – 10) vs. Houston Texans
Preseason Week 2 (Aug. 15 – 17) at Buffalo Bills
Preseason Week 3 (Sunday, August 25) at San Francisco 49ers
Preseason Week 4 (Aug. 29 – 30) vs. Tennessee Titans

Dates and times for all games will be announced when finalized.

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