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NFL to release team schedules at 7 p.m. Wednesday

NFL to release team schedules at 7 p.m. Wednesday

kansascity.com Updated 19 hours ago
The Chiefs already know what teams they will play in 2014 and where they will play them, but the dates and times of those games will finally become public at 7 p.m. Wednesday, when the league reveals its regular-season schedule.
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