Preseason schedule finalized

The Dolphins released their preseason schedule on Thursday in conjunction with the release of the regular season schedule.

The Dolphins will open with a pair of Saturday night games, first at home against Jacksonville on Aug. 12 and then at Tampa Bay on Aug. 19.

The previously announced nationally televised game (FOX) at Carolina is next on Thursday, Aug. 24, followed by the preseason finale Thursday, Aug. 31 at home against St. Louis.

2006 PRESEASON SCHEDULE

Saturday, Aug. 12, Jacksonville, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 19, at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 24, at Carolina, 8 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 31, St. Louis, 7:30 p.m.