Report: NFL Preseason Cut To 2 Games

The exhibition slate will be cut in half as part of the league's health precautions.

670 The Score Staff
July 01, 2020 - 3:20 pm

(670 The Score) The NFL is cutting its preseason slate from four games to two as part of the its preventative measures against the spread of the coronavirus, Pro Football Talk reported Wednesday.

The league will cut out the scheduled first and fourth preseason games while keeping the second and third games. For the Bears, games against the Browns on Aug. 15 at Soldier Field and at the Tennessee Titans on Sept. 3 will be canceled. Chicago is set to play at Denver on Aug. 22 and host San Francisco on Aug. 29.

The NFL is still planning to hold its training camps on time, with teams asked to report to home facilities by July 28, according to reports.