Chiefs’ 2013 regular-season schedule released

• Sunday, Sept. 8: at Jacksonville, noon on CBS

Chiefs couldn’t ask for an easier road assignment to start season

• Sunday, Sept. 15: vs. DALLAS, noon on Fox

Lamar Hunt would have loved this year’s home opener

• Thurs., Sept. 19: at Philadelphia, 7:25 p.m. on NFL Network

No surprise that Reid’s return to Philly is in prime time

• Sunday, Sept. 29: vs. NEW YORK GIANTS, noon on Fox

Giants know Reid well, and vice versa

• Sunday, Oct. 6: at Tennessee, noon on CBS

Chiefs make first visit to Nashville since 2004

• Sunday, Oct. 13: vs. OAKLAND, noon on CBS

Crazy to think Chiefs haven’t beaten Raiders at home since 2006

• Sunday, Oct. 20: vs. HOUSTON, noon on CBS

Texans’ first trip to Arrowhead since 2004

• Sunday, Oct. 27: vs. CLEVELAND, noon on CBS

Chiefs might need to sweep three-game homestand for shot at playoffs

• Sunday, Nov. 3: at Buffalo, noon on CBS

In KC or Buffalo, Chiefs always have problems with the Bills

Nov. 10: Bye week • Sunday, Nov. 17: at Denver, 3:05 p.m. on CBS

Five of the last seven games come against division rivals

• Sunday, Nov. 24: vs. SAN DIEGO, noon on CBS

Like Chiefs, Chargers have new head coach in Mike McCoy

• Sunday, Dec. 1: vs. DENVER, noon on CBS

Interesting quirk: These teams meet twice in three weeks

• Sunday, Dec. 8: at Washington, noon on CBS

Tough break for Chiefs: RG III should be back in time

• Sunday, Dec. 15: at Oakland, 3:05 p.m. on CBS

Chiefs have fared better against the Raiders in Oakland of late

• Sunday, Dec. 22: vs. INDIANAPOLIS, noon on CBS

Pre-Christmas meeting with Andrew Luck at Arrowhead for second straight year

• Sunday, Dec. 29: at San Diego, 3:25 p.m. on CBS

Chiefs finish on the road for third straight season

Chiefs 2013 preseason schedule


Friday, Aug. 9:

at New Orleans 7 p.m. on KCTV, Ch. 5


Friday, Aug. 16:

vs. SAN FRANCISCO 7 p.m. on KCTV, Ch. 5


Saturday, Aug. 24:

at Pittsburgh 6:30 p.m. on KCTV, Ch. 5


Thursday, Aug. 29:

vs GREEN BAY, 7 p.m. on KCTV, Ch. 5