Quarterback Mark Sanchez (6) of the New York Jets stands behind the line of scrimmage against the Minnesota Vikings at New Meadowlands Stadium on October 11 2010 in East Rutherford New Jersey. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
The New York Jets' preseason slate includes bouts against the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles.
The NFL released its 2012 preseason schedule on Wednesday, and the New York Jets will open with an away bout against the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 1.
The Jets have one nationally televised preseason game, on Sunday, Aug. 26 against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers. New York's preseason slate also includes meetings with the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles.
The entire New York Jets preseason schedule 2012 follows (all times Eastern):
Week 1 (Aug 9-13): at Cincinnati Bengals
Week 2 (Aug. 16-20): vs. New York Giants
Week 3 (Aug. 23-26): vs. Carolina Panthers at 8 p.m. on Aug. 26, televised nationally on NBC
Week 4 (Aug. 29-30): at Philadelphia Eagles
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