And just like that, NFL preseason football is here. The majority of teams take to the fields this week after the Cowboys and Dolphins kicked things off on Sunday at the annual Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio.

Vikings, Packers, and Bears, oh my. Here's when our upper Midwest faves play for preseason football:

Minnesota Vikings (Buy Tickets)

Friday, August 9 Houston Texans 7:00 pm

Friday, August 16 at Buffalo Bills 6:00 pm

Sunday, August 25 at San Francisco 49ers 7:00 pm

Thursday, August 29 Tennessee Titans 7:00 pm

Green Bay Packers: (Buy Tickets)

Friday, August 9th, Arizona Cardinals, Lambeau Field, Green Bay 7:00pm

Saturday, August 17th, at St. Louis Rams 7:00pm

Friday, August 23, Seattle Seahawks, Lambeau Field, Green Bay 7:00pm

Thursday, August 29, at Kansas City Chiefs 7:00pm

Chicago Bears: (Buy Tickets)

Friday, August 9, at Carolina Panthers 7:00pm

Thursday, August 15, San Diego Chargers, Soldier Field 7:00pm

Friday, August 23, at Oakland Raiders 9:00pm

Thursday, August 29th, Cleveland Browns, Soldier Field 7:00pm