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2021 NFL Preseason Week 3 TV and Announcer Schedule

NFL Network’s live schedule for the third (and final) week begins Friday, August 27 with the Kansas City Chiefs hosting the Minnesota Vikings at 8:00 PM ET.

Two weekend triple-headers highlight preseason coverage. The first triple-header kicks off Saturday, August 28 at 1:00 PM ET with the Buffalo Bills hosting the Green Bay Packers, followed by the Chicago Bears at the Tennessee Titans at 7:00 PM ET and the Los Angeles Chargers at the Seattle Seahawks at 10:00 PM ET.

On Sunday, August 29, NFL Network’s triple-header starts at 1:00 PM ET with the Jacksonville Jaguars traveling to face the Dallas Cowboys, followed by the Las Vegas Raiders at the San Francisco 49ers at 4:00 PM ET and the New England Patriots at the New York Giants at 6:00 PM ET.

Live preseason games on NFL Network are subject to blackouts in the local markets of the participating teams.

The Atlanta Falcons take on the Cleveland Browns in the final NFL preseason game from Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga., this Sunday, Aug. 29, at 8 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. The Browns look to finish the preseason with an undefeated record after topping the Jacksonville Jaguars, 23-13, and the New York Giants, 17-13. The Falcons look to capture their first preseason win after losing to the Tennessee Titans (23-3) and Miami Dolphins (37-17).

The following is the NFL preseason schedule, including dates, start times (in Eastern time zone), TV networks and scheduled announcers.

Friday, August 27, 2021

7 PM: Indianapolis Colts @ Detroit Lions
Colts TV/WXIN: Greg Rakestraw, Rick Venturi, Larra Overton
Lions TV/WJBK: Brandon Gaudin, Herman Moore, Dannie Rogers

7:30 PM: Pittsburgh Steelers @ Carolina Panthers
Steelers TV/KDKA: Bob Pompeani, Charlie Batch, Missi Matthews
Panthers TV/WSOC: Taylor Zarzour, Steve Smith Sr., Kristen Balboni

7:30 PM: Philadelphia Eagles @ New York Jets
Eagles TV/WCAU: Scott Graham, Ross Tucker, Dave Spadaro
NFL Network/Jets TV/WCBS: Ian Eagle, Charles Davis, Otis Livingston

8 PM: Minnesota Vikings @ Kansas City Chiefs
Vikings TV/KMSP: Paul Allen, Pete Bercich, Greg Coleman, Ben Leber
NFL Network/Chiefs TV/KSHB: Ari Wolfe, Trent Green, Kay Adams, Matt McMullen

Saturday, August 28, 2021

1 PM: Green Bay Packers @ Buffalo Bills
Packers TV/WGBA: Kevin Harlan, James Lofton, John Kuhn, Lance Allan
NFL Network/Bills TV/WIVB: Andrew Catalon, Steve Tasker, Cynthia Frelund

7 PM: Baltimore Ravens @ Washington Football Team
Ravens TV/WBAL: Gerry Sandusky, Rod Woodson, Mike Nolan, Evan Washburn
Washington TV/WRC: Kenny Albert, Joe Theismann, Mike Silver

7 PM: Chicago Bears @ Tennessee Titans
Bears TV/WFLD: Adam Amin, Jim Miller, Lou Canellis
NFL Network/Titans TV/WKRN: Dan Hellie, Charles Davis, Cory Curtis

8 PM: Arizona Cardinals @ New Orleans Saints
Cardinals TV/KPNX: Dave Pasch, Ron Wolfley
Saints TV/WVUE: Joel Meyers, Jon Stinchcomb, Jonathan Vilma, Meghan Payton

8 PM: Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Houston Texans
Bucs TV/WFLA: Chris Myers, Ronde Barber, Dan Lucas
Texans TV/KTRK: Kevin Kugler, Spencer Tillman, Drew Dougherty

9:05 PM: Los Angeles Rams @ Denver Broncos
Rams TV/KABC: Andrew Siciliano, Aqib Talib, Mina Kimes, Curt Sandoval
Broncos TV/KTVD: Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Rod Mackey

10 PM: Los Angeles Chargers @ Seattle Seahawks
Chargers TV/KCBS: Spero Dedes, Dan Fouts, LaDainian Tomlinson, Jamie Maggio
NFL Network/Seahawks TV/KCPQ: Curt Menefee, Dave Wyman

Sunday, August 29, 2021

1 PM: Jacksonville Jaguars @ Dallas Cowboys
Jaguars TV/WJAX: Brian Sexton, Bucky Brooks, Brent Martineau
NFL Network/Cowboys TV/KTVT: Bill Jones, Babe Laufenberg, Michael Irvin, Kyle Youmans

4 PM: Miami Dolphins @ Cincinnati Bengals
CBS: Greg Gumbel, Adam Archuleta, AJ Ross

4 PM: Las Vegas Raiders @ San Francisco 49ers
Raiders TV/KVVU: Beth Mowins, Rich Gannon, Matt Millen
NFL Network/49ers TV/KPIX: Greg Papa, Tim Ryan, Dennis O’Donnell

6 PM: New England Patriots @ New York Giants
Patriots TV/WBZ: Bob Socci, Scott Zolak, Rob Ninkovich, Steve Burton
NFL Network/Giants TV/WNBC: Bob Papa, Carl Banks, Howard Cross, Bruce Beck

8 PM: Cleveland Browns @ Atlanta Falcons
NBC: Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya
NBC (SAP): Edgar López, René Giraldo, Verónica Contreras