The Bears will host Peyton Manning while facing his defending Super Bowl champion brother Eli in preseason play. The Bears announced their preseason schedule Wednesday, complete with the following games:
New York Giants
Cleveland Browns Stadium
The Aug. 24 matchup with New York will be nationally-televised on CBS.
The Denver game will, if all goes right, be Manning's first appearance in a Broncos uniform, while the Washington game will likely give Chicago an early glimpse of Robert Griffin III.
The Cubs take on the Pittsburgh Pirates tonight, and you can catch all the action on CSN. Catch first pitch at 6 p.m. with Len Kasper and Jim Deshaies. Be sure to stick around after the final out to get analysis and player reaction on Cubs Postgame Live.
Starting pitching matchup: John Lackey (10-8, 3.39 ERA) vs. Ryan Vogelsong (3-6, 4.85 ERA)
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