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Vikings' first two preseason games are at TCF Bank Stadium

Posted by: Master Tesfatsion Updated: April 9, 2014 - 2:30 PM

The Vikings will host their first game at TCF Bank Stadium against the Raiders in Week 1 of the preseason schedule.

The NFL unveiled the entire preseason schedule on Wednesday. With times and dates on most games to be determined, here’s how the Vikings preseason schedule looks (date range of when the game will be played in parenthesis):

Week 1: vs. Oakland (Aug. 7-9)

Week 2: vs. Arizona (Aug. 14-16)

Week 3: at Kansas City (Aug. 21-23)

Week 4: at Tennessee (Aug. 28-29)

The Vikings do not have a nationally televised preseason game this year.

The complete NFL preseason schedule is here.


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