The New England Patriots have released their weekly schedule for the upcoming 2016 season.

Preseason games at home are August 11 & 18 against New Orleans and Chicago. Away games are August 26 and September 1 at Carolina and New York Giants.

The regular season starts on Sunday night at the Arizona Cardinals and the first home game is the following week at 1 p.m. against the Miami Dolphins.

Thursday night September 22 they are home against The Houston Texans.

Sunday, October 2 they play the Buffalo Bills at home. Other games of note for the 2016 season:

Sunday, October 26: Cincinnati Bengals

Sunday, October 23: at Pittsburgh Steelers

Sunday, November 13: Seattle Seahawks

Sunday, November 27: at New York Jets

Monday night December 12: Baltimore Ravens

Sunday, December 18: at Denver Broncos

The entire schedule here:

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