Carolina Panthers announce 2015 Preseason Schedule


The Carolina Panthers got a step closer to the new NFL season today,  announcing their four-game slate for the preseason that begins in August.

Though no definite dates were given, a press release from the team stated that the preseason will get underway with a road game at Buffalo between August 13-17. So yes, there will be an early chance to get your Rex Ryan fix in the preseason schedule.

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Carolina will then return to Bank of America Stadium for back-to-back home games against the Dolphins and defending Super Bowl Champion Patriots. The game against Miami will happen between August 20-24 while the New England contest will be somewhere between August 27-30. So you will get the new team of Ndamukong Suh and the team that no longer has Vince Wilfork.

The Panthers will face Pittsburgh on the road on September 3, marking the 13th straight year that Carolina has locked up with the Steelers in the preseason. Sadly, there will be no appearance of Troy Polamalu, who has just retired. It will also be te first game of DeAngelo Williams against his former team.

The preseason usually gives fans a good look at what to expect from Carolina, at least in recent years. The team has gone at least .500 preseason record in the past six seasons that led to playoff berths and hold a 38-43 overall record in the preseason. Plus, full price tickets!