The Steelers will open their preseason schedule at Heinz Field the weekend of Aug. 8-11 against the New York Giants and play on Monday night on ESPN at the Washington Redskins in their second game, Aug. 19 at 8 p.m., the team announced this afternoon.
Their remaining preseason games will take place at home against Kansas City in week three and at Carolina in week four.
Other than their second game, specific days and times have not yet been determined, although the fourth game is usually played on a Thursday, which would be Aug. 29.
The regular season opens Sept. 8, except for the annual Kickoff game, which will be held Sept. 5.
Steelers 2013 Preseason Schedule
Date/Time Opponent (TV)
Week 1: TBA New York Giants (KDKA)
Week 2: Aug. 19/8 p.m. at Washington (ESPN)
Week 3: TBA Kansas City (KDKA)
Week 4: TBA at Carolina (KDKA)