The Panthers will host the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins and will travel to the Steelers, marking the 21st time Carolina has faced a team in the regular season after facing the same team in the preseason.
The Carolina Panthers will travel to Pittsburgh in the regular season for the Steelers and the Buffalo Bills at the Ralph Wilson Stadium for their first preseason game, as three of the four preseason games are versus teams that made the NFL playoffs last season. The AFC as the Panthers open at Buffalo (Aug. 9-13) before hosting Miami (Aug. 16-20) then New England (Aug. 23-26), then wrapping up the preseason at Pittsburgh Thursday, Aug. 30.
The Carolina Panthers are 45-48 all-time in preseason games in NFL history, finishing at least .500 in the preseason in each of the franchise’s eight playoff seasons. The Panthers have gone at least .500 every preseason since 2012.