Eden Prairie, MN (April 10, 2013) – The Minnesota Vikings have set dates and times for their 2013 preseason schedule. Minnesota will open the preseason at Mall of America Field versus the Houston Texans on Friday, August 9 at 7 p.m. CST. The Vikings will travel to Buffalo for their Week 2 matchup coming on Friday, August 16 at 6 p.m. CST. The 49ers-Vikings matchup, in Week 3, will be televised nationally on NBC’s Sunday Night Football on August 25 at 7 p.m. CST. Week 4 of the preseason will feature the Tennessee Titans and Vikings on Thursday, August 29 at 7 p.m. CST. All Vikings games can be seen on KARE 11 and heard on FM 106.9 KARP.