For Immediate Release
April 9, 2019


LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. – The National Football League announced its 2019 preseason schedule today. The Washington Redskins’ four-game slate features their preseason debut on the road against the Cleveland Browns, home games against the Cincinnati Bengals and Baltimore Ravens, as well as the team’s road finale in Week 3 of the preseason against the Atlanta Falcons.

All four games will be televised locally on NBC4 and NBC Sports Washington. Specific dates and times for these games will be determined at a later date.

All four games can be heard on the Redskins Radio Network, including on The Team 980 and WMAL (105.9 FM/630 AM) in the Washington, D.C. metro area.

Washington’s preseason opener in Cleveland will be the 14th all-time preseason meeting between the Redskins and Browns. The teams last met in preseason play in 2015, when the Redskins earned a 20-17 victory against Cleveland at FirstEnergy Stadium.

The Redskins will make their FedExField debut a week later against the Cincinnati Bengals. The Redskins have won four of their five preseason home openers in the Jay Gruden Era. Washington is 3-5-1 against the Bengals all-time in preseason play and last faced Cincinnati in the preseason in 2017, defeating them 23-17 at FedExField.

The following week, the Redskins will travel to Atlanta and play their first ever game in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Washington is 10-6 all-time in preseason play against the Falcons. They last met in the preseason in 2016 with the Falcons defeating the Redskins 23-17 in the Georgia Dome.

The Redskins will conclude their 2019 preseason slate at home against the Baltimore Ravens on August 29th. The teams have met in seven of the last 10 preseasons. This year’s contest will mark the first time that the Redskins will host the Ravens in the preseason at FedExField since the 2010 season. Washington will look to secure its first preseason win against Baltimore since the 2015 season.


Aug 8-12* at Cleveland Browns (NBC4/NBC Sports Washington) TBA
Aug 15-19* vs. CINCINNATI BENGALS (NBC4/NBC Sports Washington) TBA
Aug 22-25* at Atlanta Falcons (NBC4/NBC Sports Washington) TBA
Aug 29 vs. BALTIMORE RAVENS (NBC4/NBC Sports Washington) TBA

Home games in BOLD
*Exact Date TBD


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