INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Colts Wednesday announced the dates and times of the three preseason games for the 2021 NFL season.
The Colts will open preseason play at home against Carolina. It will mark just the second preseason meeting between the teams. On Aug. 9, 2008, the Panthers hosted and defeated Indianapolis, 23-20.
In their second preseason contest, Indianapolis will travel to Minnesota. The Colts and Vikings have played 10 times in the preseason with Minnesota holding a 6-4 advantage. The last time the teams squared off in preseason play was on Aug. 14, 2009 when the Vikings defeated the Colts in Indianapolis, 13-3.
Indianapolis will conclude the preseason in Detroit. It will mark the 23rd all-time preseason game between the teams with the Colts leading the series at 13-8-1. On Aug. 13, 2017, Indianapolis hosted the Lions and lost, 24-10.
|INDIANAPOLIS COLTS 2021 SEASON SCHEDULE|
|Sun.||Aug. 15||Carolina||1 PM||FOX 59|
|Sat.||Aug. 21||at Minnesota||8 PM||FOX 59|
|Fri.||Aug. 27||at Detroit||7 PM||FOX 59|
|Sun.||Sept. 12||SEATTLE||1 PM||FOX|
|Sun.||Sept. 19||L.A. RAMS||1 PM||FOX|
|Sun.||Sept. 26||at Tennessee||1 PM||CBS|
|Sun.||Oct. 3||at Miami||1 PM||CBS|
|Mon.||Oct. 11||at Baltimore||8:15 PM||ESPN|
|Sun.||Oct. 17||HOUSTON||1 PM||CBS|
|Sun.||Oct. 24||at San Francisco||8:20 PM||NBC|
|Sun.||Oct. 31||TENNESSEE||1 PM||CBS|
|Thurs.||Nov. 4||N.Y. JETS||8:20 PM||FOX/NFLN/AMAZON|
|Sun.||Nov. 14||JACKSONVILLE||1 PM||CBS|
|Sun.||Nov. 21||at Buffalo||1 PM||CBS|
|Sun.||Nov. 28||TAMPA BAY||1 PM||FOX|
|Sun.||Dec. 5||at Houston||1 PM||CBS|
|Sat. or Sun.||Dec. 18 or 19||NEW ENGLAND||TBD||TBD|
|Sat.||Dec. 25||at Arizona||8:15 PM||NFLN|
|Sun.||Jan. 2||LAS VEGAS||1 PM||CBS|
|Sun.||Jan. 9||at Jacksonville||1 PM||CBS|
Single-game tickets for the team’s 2021 home games – including the recently added game versus the defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers – are on sale now at Colts.com/Tickets and Ticketmaster.com.