San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos Highlight NFL Preseason Schedule for August 23-26

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With NFL training camps well underway, position battles are heating up across the league. Week three of the preseason scrimmages will be the proving ground for many looking to either earn a starting spot or a place on the final roster.

The highlight of the week will be when the San Francisco 49ers take on the Denver Broncos on Sunday, August 26. It will be interesting to see how well Peyton Manning performs against his toughest preseason opponent to date. The matchup will be televised nationally on FOX starting at 4 p.m. EDT.

In addition to local broadcasts, nationally televised games will be available each night for football fans from Thursday through Sunday.

Note: All start times Eastern Daylight Time. Check your local listings for regional broadcasts in your area.

Thursday, August 23:

Green Bay Packers at Cincinnati Bengals, 7 p.m.

Jacksonville Jaguars at Baltimore Ravens, 7:30 p.m.

Arizona Cardinals at Tennessee Titans, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

Friday, August 24:

Atlanta Falcons at Miami Dolphins, 7:30 p.m.

New England Patriots at Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia Eagles at Cleveland Browns, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago Bears at New York Giants, 8 p.m. (CBS)

San Diego Chargers at Minnesota Vikings, 8 p.m.

Seattle Seahawks at Kansas City Chiefs, 8 p.m.

Saturday, August 25:

Indianapolis Colts at Washington Redskins, 4 p.m. (NFLN)

Detroit Lions at Oakland Raiders, 7 p.m.

Pittsburgh Steelers at Buffalo Bills, 7 p.m.

Houston Texans at New Orleans Saints, 8 p.m. (CBS)

St. Louis Rams at Dallas Cowboys, 8 p.m.

Sunday, August 26:

San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos, 4 p.m. (FOX)

Carolina Panthers at New York Jets, 8 p.m. (NBC)


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Paul Rados is a Cleveland based freelance sportswriter and Featured Contributor for the Yahoo! Contributor Network. Follow him on Twitter @PSRados or leave him a message on Facebook.

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