By Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers will take on the Philadelphia Eagles in the preseason opener at Lambeau Field Thursday. This will be the 16th time Green Bay and Philadelphia have met during the preseason. The Eagles lead the preseason series, (9-6).
The last time the two teams met was during the regular season last year, a 27-13 Packers victory at Philadelphia that gave Green Bay a 26-14 lead in the regular-season series. The Packers and Eagles last played each other during the preseason in 2015, a 39-26 road victory by Philadelphia. This will be the fifth consecutive year that the Packers and Eagles have faced each other in the preseason or regular season.
The Packers will take to the road for their second preseason game, traveling to play the Washington Redskins on Saturday, Aug. 19, at 6:30 p.m. CST.