By Earl Heath , Contributing Sports Writer

The Rams will begin the 2022 NFL season as defending Super Bowl champions, ABC7 will broadcast all of the team’s preseason games, beginning on Aug. 13. 

ABC7’s coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. Saturday with the pregame show “Game Time.” Sports anchor Rob Fukuzaki will be joined by Rams Legend Roland Williams for pregame and coverage throughout the preseason. The pregame show will provide an inside look into the upcoming games complete with player profiles. 

At 7 p.m., the Rams will take on the Chargers at Inglewood’s SoFi Stadium, with ABC7’s Curt Sandoval reporting from the sidelines. 

After the game, stay with ABC7 for the Rams postgame show with exclusive reaction and analysis. And it’s all followed by Eyewitness News at 11 p.m. 

The Rams are scheduled to host the Houston Texans at So-Fi Stadium on Aug. 19, and then will travel to Cincinnati to face their Super Bowl LVI opponents, the Bengals, for an afternoon game on Aug. 27. 

They will begin the defense of their title when they open the season hosting Von Miller’s Buffalo Bills on Thursday night Sept. 8.