We already knew the preseason schedule. When the Oakland Raiders break camp in August they’ll renew their once again annual preseason clash with the Dallas Cowboys on August 9th.
Beyond that its clashes with the New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks as the Silver and Black prepare for the regular season.
We also knew just who Dennis Allen was going to preparing for in 2013 as the Raiders’ opponents were announced some time ago. Dates with the usual suspects of AFC West foes in addition to a lap around the NFC East highlighted the regular season for Oakland. Not to mention matchups with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Indianapolis Colts, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.
But that is all window dressing. Today the NFL rolled out the official schedule. Start making you plans now, Raider Nation!
It’s that time of the year when pointless predictions are abundant. It’s also that time when hope for a better is just a draft pick away. More importantly its Raider football and this is our first fix.
Raiders 2013 Preseason Schedule
|Friday, August 9||7:00 p.m.||Dallas||KTVU/KICU|
|Friday, August 16||5:00 p.m.||at New Orleans||KTVU/KICU|
|Friday, August 23||7:00 p.m.||Chicago||KTVU/KICU|
|Thursday, August 29||7:00 p.m.||at Seattle||KTVU/KICU|
Raiders 2013 Regular Season Schedule
|Sunday, September 8||10:00 a.m.||at Indianapolis||CBS|
|Sunday, September 15||1:25 p.m.||Jacksonville||CBS|
|Monday, September 23||5:40 p.m.||at Denver||ESPN|
|Sunday, September 29||1:25 p.m.||Washington||FOX|
|Sunday, October 6||1:25 p.m.||San Diego||CBS|
|Sunday, October 13||10:00 a.m.||at Kansas City||CBS|
|Sunday, October 27||1:05 p.m.||Pittsburgh||CBS|
|Sunday, November 3||1:05 p.m.||Philadelphia||FOX|
|Sunday, November 10||10:00 a.m.||at New York Giants||CBS|
|Sunday, November 17||10:00 a.m.||at Houston||CBS|
|Sunday, November 24||1:05 p.m.||Tennessee||CBS|
|Thursday, November 28||1:30 p.m.||at Dallas||CBS|
|Sunday, December 8||10:00 a.m.||at New York Jets||CBS|
|Sunday, December 15||1:05 p.m.||Kansas City||CBS|
|Sunday, December 22||1:25 p.m.||at San Diego||CBS|
|Sunday, December 29||1:25 p.m.||Denver||CBS|
|*All Times Are Pacific|