Dolphins set time, dates of 2020 preseason schedule

No weekend games on preseason slate this year
Miami Dolphins defense tackles Atlanta Falcons receiver Russell Gage in 2019 preseason
Posted at 1:01 PM, May 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-15 13:01:17-04

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The Miami Dolphins finalized their preseason schedule Friday, releasing the time and dates of all four games.

Miami will open and conclude its preseason schedule on the road, beginning with an Aug. 14 trip to Atlanta and ending Sept. 3 in New Orleans. The Dolphins are 10-8 against the Falcons and 15-7 against the Saints all-time in preseason games.

The Dolphins will play at Hard Rock Stadium for the first time this year Aug. 20 against the Philadelphia Eagles. They'll host the Detroit Lions a week later Aug. 27.

2020 Miami Dolphins Preseason Schedule

Aug. 14at Atlanta FalconsMercedes-Benz Stadium7 p.m.
Aug. 20Philadelphia EaglesHard Rock Stadium7:30 p.m.
Aug. 27Detroit LionsHard Rock Stadium7:30 p.m.
Sept. 3at New Orleans SaintsMercedes-Benz Superdome8 p.m.

There are no weekend games on the preseason schedule this year. Miami's preseason opener will be played on a Friday, and the remaining three games will be played on Thursdays.

Miami travels to New England to take on the Tom Brady-less Patriots in the Sept. 13 regular-season opener.

The Dolphins have posted a perfect record in the preseason five times in team history, but they haven't made it through unscathed since 2009.