NFL Preseason Schedule, Picks and More Week 3
TEXAS, Sporting Alert – The full NFL preseason schedule for Week 3, as the Minnesota Vikings travel to the AT&T Stadium looking to stay undefeated against the Dallas Cowboys.
Minnesota (3-0) have won all three of its opening preseason games so far – beating the Pittsburgh Steelers, 14-3, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 26-16 and the Oakland Raiders, 20-12 in their exhibitions at home.
The Vikings will now travel to Arlington on Saturday to take on the Cowboys, who have suffered defeats in their two opening games of the 2015 NFL preseason.
However, Week 3 action begins on Friday, Aug. 28, with three games, with the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs and Carolina Panthers, who are both 2-0 in preseason, both featuring.
The Chiefs are at home in the Arrowhead Stadium against the Tennessee Titans (1-1) and Marcus Mariota.
Tennessee dropped its first warmup game, but bounced back with a 27-14 victory over the St. Louis Rams in Week 2.
They will face a Kansas City team, which has already picked up wins over the Cardinals, 34-19 and most recently, the Seahawks, 14-13.
Carolina will travel to Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, to face hosts New England Patriots, who are coming off a narrow 26-24 win over New Orleans.
The other contests on the Week 3 NFL preseason schedule on Friday, the Jacksonville Jaguars (1-1) and the Detroit Lions (1-1), meeting at EverBank Field.
Saturday’s schedule will see 11 games being contested, with Chicago, Washington, Denver, Philadelphia and San Diego all set to feature.
The Seattle Seahawks will try to win their first game of this preseason when they go on the road at Qualcomm Stadium to take on the Chargers.
Indianapolis Colts and St. Louis Rams, two teams still searching for their first victory on the schedule, will battle each other at Edward Jones Dome.
Elsewhere on Saturday, Cleveland goes to Tampa Bay, the battle in New York sees the Jets and Giants going head-to-head at MetLife Stadium, in East Rutherford, while Miami, seeking its first win in the exhibitions, play host to Atlanta.
There are two games on Sunday, with Houston meeting New Orleans live on FOX and Arizona taking on Oakland.
NFL Preseason Schedule For Week 3, Sky Bet Picks
Friday, August 28
New England (+1.0) 10/11 v Carolina (-1.0) 10/11 at Bank of America Stadium
Detroit (+2.0) 10/11 v Jacksonville (-2.0) 10/11 at EverBank Field, CBS
Tennessee (+5.0) 10/11 v Kansas City (-5.0) 10/11 at Arrowhead Stadium
Saturday, August 29
Pittsburgh (+2.5) 10/11 v Buffalo (-2.5) 10/11 at Ralph Wilson Stadium, NFL
Atlanta (+3.5) 10/11 v Miami (-3.5) 10/11 at Sun Life Stadium
Cleveland (+3.0) 10/11 v Tampa Bay (-3.0) 10/11 at Raymond James Stadium
Minnesota (+1.5) 10/11 v Dallas (-1.5) 10/11 at AT&T Stadium
NY Jets (+1.5) 10/11 v NY Giants (-1.5) 10/11 at MetLife Stadium
Chicago (+3.5) 10/11 v Cincinnati (-3.5) 10/11 at Paul Brown Stadium
Washington (+4.0) 10/11 v Baltimore (-4.0) 10/11 at M&T Bank Stadium
Indianapolis (+1.5) 10/11 v St Louis (-1.5) 10/11 at Edward Jones Dome
Philadelphia (+1.0) 4/5 v Green Bay (-1.0) 21/20 at Lambeau Field
Seattle (-1.0) 10/11 v San Diego (+1.0) 10/11 at Qualcomm Stadium, CBS
San Francisco (+5.0) 10/11 v Denver (-5.0) 10/11 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High
Sunday, August 30
Houston (+3.5) 10/11 v New Orleans (-3.5) 10/11 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome, FOX
Arizona (+1.0) 10/11 v Oakland (-1.0) 10/11 at O.co Coliseum, NBC