BEARS announce 2011 preseason opponents

April 20, 2011 7:49:06 AM PDT
The Chicago Bears will headline the kickoff of the 2011 NFL preseason schedule as participants in the Hall of Fame Game on Sunday, August 7.

The game will be played at 7 p.m. in Canton, Ohio, versus the St. Louis Rams. The Bears will be participating in the Hall of Fame Game for the first time since 2005 when they battled the Dolphins.

The Bears 2011 preseason schedule is also includes a second nationally-televised contest on ESPN's Monday Night Football on August 22 at 7 p.m. at the New York Giants.

Chicago's home preseason schedule includes home games versus the Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns. The Bears final road preseason contest will be in Tennessee versus the Titans. Exact dates and times for three of the contests will be announced at a later date.

Preseason Schedule

Sunday, Aug. 7 vs. St. Louis Rams Fawcett Stadium (Canton, OH) 7:00 p.m.

Aug. 11-14 BUFFALO BILLS Soldier Field

Monday, Aug. 22 at New York Giants New Meadowlands Stadium 7:00 p.m.

Aug. 25-28 at Tennessee Titans LP Field

Sept. 1-4 CLEVELAND BROWNS Soldier Field