The Buffalo Bills today announced the 2017 preseason schedule. The Bills open the preseason at home for the third consecutive season when they host the Minnesota Vikings in Week 1. Buffalo will hit the road in Week 2 to face the Philadelphia Eagles. The Bills will travel to Baltimore to face the Ravens in Week 3 and conclude the preseason at home against Detroit.
The Bills-Vikings preseason matchup will be the first preseason game between the two teams since 2013.
The Bills will play their first preseason game in Philadelphia since 2000. The Bills-Eagles matchup will be the 10th between the two clubs.
The Bills will make their first preseason trip to Baltimore since 2003.
After two consecutive preseason trips to Detroit, the Bills will host the Lions for the first time since 2014. The Bills and Lions will meet for the 16th consecutive preseason.
2017 season ticket information is available through buffalobills.com, by phone at 1-877-BB-TICKS (228-4257), or in person by visiting the Bills ticket office at New Era Field.
Specific dates and times of the team’s 2017 preseason schedule will be announced at a later date.
Buffalo Bills – Minnesota Vikings
Last Meeting: 2013 (at Buffalo; 20-16 Bills)
Buffalo Bills – Philadelphia Eagles
Last Meeting: 2001 (at Buffalo; 6-3 Bills)
Buffalo Bills – Baltimore Ravens
Last Meeting: 2003 (at Baltimore; 20-19 Bills)
Buffalo Bills – Detroit Lions
Last Meeting: 2016 (at Detroit; 31-0 Lions)
*The Bills and Lions have met in 16 straight preseasons.
BUFFALO BILLS 2017 PRESEASON SCHEDULE
WEEK OPPONENT TIME
Week 1 (August 10-14) MINNESOTA VIKINGS TBD
Week 2 (August 17-21) at Philadelphia Eagles TBD
Week 3 (August 24-27) at Baltimore Ravens TBD
Week 4 (August 31-September 1) DETROIT LIONS TBD