CINCINNATI, OH - SEPTEMBER 1: Ryan Whalen #88 of the Cincinnati Bengals makes a move after a reception against Kevin Thomas #21 of the Indianapolis Colts during an NFL preseason game at Paul Brown Stadium on September 1, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Colts won 17-13. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Bengals announce dates, times for preseason game

The Cincinnati Bengals finalized their preseason schedule Monday with the announcement of dates and times for the three games that will not be nationally televised.

The Bengals open the preseason at home against Tampa Bay at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11.

The second of back-to-back home games will be against Kansas City at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19.

After the nationally televised game at Washington at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, the Bengals will travel to Indianapolis to play the Colts at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31.

The regular season schedule is expected to be announced Thursday.

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