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NFL Week 1 Schedule 2021

NFL Week 1 Schedule 2021

NFL Week 1 Schedule 2021

Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 9 with defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay hosting Dallas. Elsewhere on the schedule, Pittsburgh is in Buffalo in a matchup of AFC division winners from last season while Green Bay takes on New Orleans offers the same but with an NFC flavor. There's also a playoff rematch between Cleveland and Kansas City while New England and Miami kick things off with an important divisional contest. Chicago and the Los Angeles Rams will get the season's "Sunday Night Football" slate started and Week 1 concludes with Baltimore and Las Vegas facing off on "Monday Night Football."

Athlon Sports is here to keep you updated on the full NFL regular-season schedule, including start times and byes, as well as the Thursday night, Sunday night, and Monday night slates if you are looking for a more specific breakdown.

Note: All times are ET and subject to change.

Week 1

Thursday, Sept. 9

Dallas at Tampa Bay, 8:20 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 12

Philadelphia at Atlanta, 1 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

New York Jets at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

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San Francisco at Detroit, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at Houston, 1 p.m.

Seattle at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

Arizona at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Los Angeles Chargers at Washington, 1 p.m.

Cleveland at Kansas City, 4:25 p.m.

Miami at New England, 4:25 p.m.

Green Bay at New Orleans, 4:25 p.m.

Denver at New York Giants, 4:25 p.m.

Chicago at Los Angeles Rams, 8:20 p.m. (SNF)

Monday, Sept. 13

Baltimore at Las Vegas, 8:15 p.m.