Colts, NFL release 2013 schedule
The Indianapolis Colts have released their schedule for the 2013 season.
The Colts will open the season September 8 at home against the Raiders. They play four prime time games, including hosting Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos on NBC October 20. After a bye week, the Colts will again play on NBC at Houston on November 3.
Indianapolis plays at San Diego on October 14 on ESPN's Monday Night Football and at Tennessee on Thursday, November 14 in a game televised by NFL Network.
The Colts close the season at home on December 29 vs. Jacksonville.
Indianapolis finished last season with an 11-5 record behind rookie quarterback Andrew Luck. The Colts won 10 of their last 13 regular season games before falling to the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens 24-9 in an AFC Wild Card game.
Full regular season schedule
Sept. 8 vs. Raiders 1 p.m.
Sept. 15 vs. Dolphins 1 p.m.
Sept. 22 at 49ers 4:25 p.m.
Sept. 29 at Jaguars 1 p.m.
Oct. 6 vs. Seahawks 1 p.m.
Oct. 14 at Chargers 8:40 p.m. - ESPN
Oct. 20 vs. Broncos 8:30 p.m. - Channel 13
Oct. 27 BYE WEEK
Nov. 3 at Texans 8:30 p.m. - Channel 13
Nov. 10 vs. Rams 1 p.m.
Nov. 14 at Titans 8:25 p.m. - NFL Network
Nov. 24 at Cardinals 4:05 p.m.
Dec. 1 vs. Titans 1 p.m.
Dec. 8 at Bengals 1 p.m.
Dec. 15 vs. Texans 1 p.m.
Dec. 22 at Chiefs 1 p.m.
Dec. 29 vs. Jaguars 1 p.m.
Preseason dates set
The Colts also finalized the dates and times of their preseason schedule.
Indianapolis will host Buffalo at 1:30 p.m on Sunday, August 11, then play at the New York Giants in a nationally-televised game at 7 p.m. on Sunday, August 18. The Colts return home to play the Cleveland Browns at 7 p.m. on Saturday, August 24, then visit Cincinnati on Thursday, August 29 at 7 p.m. to wrap-up the preseason.