Monday, August 20, 2007
8:00 p.m. (EDT)/7:00 p.m. (CDT)
The Indianapolis Colts, 0-1, open the home portion of the preseason schedule by facing the Chicago Bears, 1-0, on Monday, August 20. Kickoff for the contest in the RCA Dome, broadcast nationally by ESPN, is 8:00 p.m. (EDT)/7:00 p.m. (CDT).
The last time these clubs met came before an estimated worldwide audience of 139,000,000 spectators as the Colts earned a 29-17 win in Super Bowl XLI in Dolphin Stadium on February 4, 2007. The clubs will be meeting for the 14th time in preseason action. The preseason series started in 1957, and the clubs last met in preseason action on August 20, 2005, with Chicago earning a 24-17 win in Indianapolis. The league series stands 22-17 in favor of the Colts.