The Oakland Raiders will begin the franchise’s 54th season of professional football competition at home versus the Dallas Cowboys at O.Co Coliseum on Friday, Aug. 9, with kickoff at 7 p.m. PT.
The Raiders return to O.Co Coliseum in Preseason Week 3 to face the Chicago Bears. The time and date of that game is TBA.
Oakland travels to New Orleans to face the Saints in Week 2, on Friday, Aug. 16, at 5 p.m. PT. The Silver and Black travel to Seattle to face the Seahawks to wrap up the 2013 preseason on Thursday, Aug. 29, with kickoff at 7 p.m. PT.
OAKLAND RAIDERS 2013 PRESEASON SCHEDULE
WEEK 1 Friday, August 9 DALLAS 7 p.m. PT
WEEK 2 Friday, August 16 at New Orleans 5 p.m. PT
WEEK 3 TBA CHICAGO TBA
WEEK 4 Thursday, August 29 at Seattle 7 p.m. PT
2013 REGULAR-SEASON OPPONENTS
HOME: Denver Broncos, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Diego Chargers, Tennessee Titans, Washington Redskins
AWAY: Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, New York Giants, New York Jets, San Diego Chargers
Dates and times for the 2013 regular-season games are slated to be announced by the NFL Thursday at 5 p.m. PT.