Associated Press, Published April 04 2013
Vikings to open final Metrodome season against TexansEDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – The Minnesota Vikings will start their final season at the Metrodome at home, against Houston in an exhibition game the weekend of Aug. 8-10.
The NFL announced the preseason schedule on Thursday, but most exact dates and times haven’t been set.
The Vikings will play at Buffalo the weekend of Aug. 15-17 and at San Francisco on Aug. 25 before hosting Tennessee on either Aug. 29 or 30. The San Francisco game will be televised nationally by NBC.
The regular season schedule will be released later this month.