The countdown is on. It's less than 30 days now until preseason kickoff. The 2018 Preseason begins on August 2nd, 2018 at 8PM eastern (5PM pacific), with Chicago Bears vs. Baltimore Ravens, Canton, OH. Televised on NBC. Tickets are available starting at $60 from StubHub. The NFL preseason kicks off on August 2nd, 2018 with the Hall of Fame game between the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Ravens. The NFL will induct eight members into the Hall of Fame, which includes WR Randy Moss, WR Terrell Owens, G Jerry Kramer, LB Brian Urlacher, LB Ray Lewis, LB Robert Brazile, SS Brian Dawkins, and GM Bobby Beathard. This star-studded Hall of Fame class is must-watch TV for football fans across the country, as the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is August 4th at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN and the NFL Network. The rest of the league will begin preseason the following week, as each team has four weeks of preseason games to fine-tune their roster and prepare for the upcoming season.