CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Carolina Panthers know who their first opponent will be in the upcoming preseason.

The Panthers will take on the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field somewhere between August 8 and 12. Exact dates and times have not been released.

The preseason schedule released by the Panthers on Tuesday revealed two home games and two away games.

  • Aug. 8-12, Chicago Bears, Soldier Field
  • Aug. 15-19, Buffalo Bills, Bank of America Stadium
  • Aug. 22-25, New England Patriots, Gillette Stadium
  • Aug. 29, Pittsburgh Steelers, Bank of America Stadium

The regular season schedule is expected to be released by the NFL later this month.