Bears to face Manning, defending champs in preseason

Bears to face Manning, defending champs in preseason
April 4, 2012, 7:54 pm
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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:

DateOpponentLocationTimeAug. 9-12
DenverSoldier Field
TBDAug. 16-19
WashingtonSoldier Field
TBDAug. 24
New York Giants
MetLife Stadium
7:00pmAug. 30
Cleveland Browns
Cleveland Browns Stadium
TBD
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.