(CBS) The Bears will open the 2012 preseason by hosting Peyton Manning and the new-look Denver Broncos.
The exact date has yet to be announced, but it will be sometime between Aug. 9-12.
The Bears will also host the Washington Redskins Aug. 16-19 before going to New York to face the Giants Aug. 24 and Cleveland Aug. 30 to face the Browns.
All four games will be broadcast in high definition on TV and air on WBBM Newsradio 780 AM and 105.9 FM.
2012 Bears Preseason Schedule
Aug 9-12 vs Denver Broncos
Aug 16-19 vs Washington Redskins
Aug 24 at New York Giants
Aug. 30 at Cleveland Browns