INDIANAPOLIS, IN - SEPTEMBER 09: Giovani Bernard #25 of the Cincinnati Bengals runs the ball in the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 9, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Bobby Ellis/Getty Images)

Cincinnati Bengals announce preseason schedule

The Cincinnati Bengals on Tuesday announced their 2019 preseason schedule.

The Bengals will face Kansas City and Washington on the road and have home games against the New York Giants and Indianapolis Colts.

The Bengals will take the field for the first time under new head coach Zac Taylor during the weekend of Aug. 8-12 at Arrowhead Stadium vs. the Chiefs. Kansas City leads the all-time preseason series 9-0.

Cincinnati stays on the road to face the Redskins during the weekend of Aug. 15-19. Washington leads the series 5-3-1.

The Bengals first preseason game at Paul Brown Stadium comes against the Giants the weekend of Aug. 22-25. The Giants lead the series 3-1.

The traditional preseason finale vs. the Colts will take place Aug. 29 or Aug. 30 at PBS. It will be the 27th preseason meeting between the two teams the last 28 years. Cincinnati leads the series 16-11.

Dates and times will be announced later this month.