Bears-Colts face off Aug. 20 in Indianapolis

Updated: April 11, 2007, 10:43 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

NEW YORK -- The NFL preseason schedule includes 15 nationally televised games, including a Super Bowl rematch Aug. 20 when Chicago visits Indianapolis on ESPN (8 p.m. ET).

It will be the Colts' first home game since winning the Super Bowl last February in Miami.

The schedule kicks off with New Orleans facing Pittsburgh in the annual Hall of Fame game at Canton, Ohio (8 p.m. ET, NFL Network). There will be nationally televised games from Thursday to Monday in each of the first two weeks of the preseason, and four games in Week 3.

Every 2006 playoff team will play a nationally televised preseason game, according to the NFL.

The preseason schedule:

Hall of Fame Game

New Orleans vs. Pittsburgh (Aug. 5, NFL Network)

Week 1 (Aug. 9-13)

National TV games
Indianapolis at Dallas (Aug. 9, FOX)
Buffalo at New Orleans (Aug. 10, CBS)
Washington at Tennessee (Aug. 11, NFL Network)
Seattle at San Diego (Aug. 12, NBC)
Denver at San Francisco (Aug. 13, ESPN)
Other games (dates TBD)
Arizona at Oakland
Atlanta at New York Jets
Carolina at New York Giants
Chicago at Houston
Cincinnati at Detroit
Green Bay at Pittsburgh
Jacksonville at Miami
Kansas City at Cleveland
New England at Tampa Bay
Philadelphia at Baltimore
St. Louis at Minnesota

Week 2 (Aug. 16-20)

National TV games
Miami at Kansas City (Aug. 16, ESPN)
Minnesota at New York Jets (Aug. 17, FOX)
San Diego at St. Louis (Aug. 18, CBS)
New York Giants at Baltimore (Aug. 19, NBC)
Chicago at Indianapolis (Aug. 20, ESPN)
Other games (dates TBD)
Atlanta at Buffalo
Carolina at Philadelphia
Denver at Dallas
Detroit at Cleveland
Houston at Arizona
New Orleans at Cincinnati
Oakland at San Francisco
Pittsburgh at Washington
Seattle at Green Bay
Tampa Bay at Jacksonville
Tennessee at New England

Week 3 (Aug. 23-27)

National TV games
Jacksonville at Green Bay (Aug. 23, FOX)
New England at Carolina (Aug. 24, CBS)
Philadelphia at Pittsburgh (Aug. 26, NBC)
Cincinnati at Atlanta (Aug. 27, ESPN)
Other games (dates TBD)
Baltimore at Washington
Cleveland at Denver
Dallas at Houston
Detroit at Indianapolis
Minnesota at Seattle
New Orleans at Kansas City
New York Jets at New York Giants
St. Louis at Oakland
San Francisco at Chicago
San Diego at Arizona
Tennessee at Buffalo
Tampa Bay at Miami

Week 4 (Aug. 31-Sept. 2)

National TV games
None
Other games (dates TBD)
Arizona at Denver
Baltimore at Atlanta
Buffalo at Detroit
Cleveland at Chicago
Dallas at Minnesota
Green Bay at Tennessee
Houston at Tampa Bay
Indianapolis at Cincinnati
Pittsburgh at Carolina
Kansas City at St. Louis
Miami at New Orleans
New York Giants at New England
New York Jets at Philadelphia
Oakland at Seattle
San Francisco at San Diego
Washington at Jacksonville