The Minnesota Vikings preseason schedule of opponents prior to the start of 2018 was announced in April before the regular season campaign became official, but the NFL has officially set the times and dates of the entire league's slate of games throughout training camp and leading up to when the showdowns really count.

Here is the full rundown of the who, the where and the when of the preseason slate that the Vikings will take part in, which will feature the breaking in of their new quarterback in Kirk Cousins, the reunion in one of their old friends in Case Keenum with the Denver Broncos a showdown with a team they will see in the regular season and more as they prepare for the regular season and watch the position battles for the 53-man roster play out in real time.