Aug. 8 -- First weekend of preseason games.
Aug. 27 -- Roster cutdown to 75 players.
Aug. 31 -- Roster cutdown to 53 players.
Aug. 29 -- Preseason schedule ends.
Sept. 5 -- 2013 season begins, Baltimore at Denver.
Sept. 8-9 -- First weekend of regular-season games.
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