The bulk of Week 2 of the NFL season arrives on Sunday, Sept. 18, with intriguing games spread throughout the day. After a front-loaded schedule last Sunday, we have seven early matchups and five late ones.
And although several Pro Bowlers are banged up, this slate does give us several eye-catching quarterback matchups. Sure, none will likely measure up to Justin Herbert-Patrick Mahomes from Thursday, but there's still Kyler Murray-Derek Carr, Tua Tagovailoa-Lamar Jackson, and more.
There are four divisional matchups, headlined by the "Sunday Night Football" pairing of the oldest rivalry in the NFL. Plus, six of the seven early games have spreads of 3.5 points or less. There should be something for everyone on this busy Sunday.
So if you're wondering "What NFL games are on today?" know this: There are 13 scheduled for today, Sunday, Sept. 18.
Note: Games are ordered by start time. All times are ET.
NFL Games on TV Today
Miami at Baltimore, 1 p.m. on CBS
Impressive Week 1 wins have both teams thinking of the playoffs. The Dolphins have one of the fastest offenses in the league with new addition Tyreek Hill, while the Ravens remain the most dangerous running team around. It makes for quite a contrast.
New York Jets at Cleveland, 1 p.m. on CBS
Maybe we shouldn't have been sleeping on the Browns with Deshaun Watson out. There's enough talent on the lines to keep this team afloat until their quarterback returns from suspension. Certainly enough against the Jets.
Washington at Detroit, 1 p.m. on FOX
Carson Wentz and Jared Goff were the top two picks in the 2016 NFL Draft, but things haven't gone as planned for either. They're each on their second (or more) team, and this game can be used as a measuring stick of sorts going forward.
Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 1 p.m. on CBS
All four teams in the AFC South are winless, but that will likely change Sunday. Assuming the Colts don't tie again. Head coach Frank Reich could be on the hot seat if he doesn't start picking up winnable games like this one.
Tampa Bay at New Orleans, 1 p.m. on FOX
Tom Brady has done everything he's hoped to accomplish in Tampa Bay. Everything, it seems, except beat the Saints in the regular season. Brady is 0-4 against New Orleans in the regular season — although he crucially did win the lone playoff game — and you know he will be motivated to check this win off his list.
Carolina at New York Giants, 1 p.m. on FOX
It's been a while since the Giants have been good. Will they compete for a division title? Seems unlikely, but who's to say? Step 1 is potentially earning their first 2-0 start since 2016. Carolina looks a step improved from last season, but they still need to deliver on wins to save Matt Rhule's job.
New England at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m. on CBS
A few years ago, this would've been the game of the week, but now both teams are breaking in new quarterbacks. With mounting injuries on both sides, this game could get sloppy, but the defenses remain solid and the head coaches unimpeachable.
Atlanta at Los Angeles Rams, 4:05 p.m. on FOX
Coming off tough losses, one of these NFC teams can bounce back with a win. Although the Rams won in a 37-10 blowout last time they met, the Falcons have won the previous five.
Seattle at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m. on FOX
The Seahawks were the lone NFC West team to win last week, and they've had the 49ers' number for a while now. Four straight wins, to be exact. Few would have thought it at the start of the season, but there's a serious question about who will be the better quarterback this year: Geno Smith or Trey Lance. Still, the Niners are heavy favorites today.
Cincinnati at Dallas, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
This looked like a potential Super Bowl preview at the start of the season, but that’s no longer the case after Dak Prescott went down with a thumb injury. Now it presents the Bengals with a great opportunity to bounce back after a heartbreaking Week 1 loss.
Houston at Denver, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
Week 1 was a tough Denver debut for Russell Wilson, who lost to his former team. The good news for him and the Broncos is that they have an easy matchup in Week 2, as they're tied for the largest favorites (10 points).
Arizona at Las Vegas, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
Expect plenty of offense in this one as two potent quarterbacks go head-to-head out west. Neither team has an especially great defense, so it should be an exciting bounce-back opportunity for these teams who are hoping to land a wild-card spot.
It's become an annual tradition for the Packers to start with a stinker, and now it's time for them to get back on track. Justin Fields is still looking for his first win against the Packers, and after earning a big victory in the rain last week, he appears to be headed in the right direction.