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2019 NFL Regular Season Week 1 TV and Announcer Schedule

The league’s 100th season begins with the NFL’s annual primetime kickoff game, as two of the NFL’s oldest franchises renew one of the richest rivalries in sports when the Chicago Bears host the Green Bay Packers at Soldier Field on Thursday, September 5 (8:20 PM ET, NBC).

The New England Patriots begins defense of its Super Bowl LIII title on NBC’s “Sunday Night Football”, September 8, hosting the Pittsburgh Steelers (8:20 PM ET).

The 50th season of “Monday Night Football” kicks off September 9 with an ESPN doubleheader, as the Houston Texans travels to the New Orleans Saints (7:10 PM ET) followed by the Denver Broncos at Oakland Raiders in the nightcap (10:20 PM ET).

The following is the complete Week 1 NFL regular season schedule, including dates, start times, TV networks and scheduled announcers.

Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 8:20 p.m.

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears (NBC)
Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst), Michele Tafoya (reporter)

Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Los Angeles Rams @ Carolina Panthers (Fox)
Announcers: Chris Myers (play-by-play), Daryl Johnston (analyst), Laura Okmin (reporter)

Tennessee Titans @ Cleveland Browns (CBS)
Announcers: Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Tony Romo (analyst), Tracy Wolfson (reporter)

Kansas City Chiefs @ Jacksonville Jaguars (CBS)
Announcers: Ian Eagle (play-by-play), Dan Fouts (analyst), Evan Washburn (reporter)

Baltimore Ravens @ Miami Dolphins (CBS)
Announcers: Andrew Catalon (play-by-play), James Lofton (analyst)

Atlanta Falcons @ Minnesota Vikings (Fox)
Announcers: Thom Brennaman (play-by-play), Chris Spielman (analyst), Shannon Spake (reporter)

Buffalo Bills @ New York Jets (CBS)
Announcers: Kevin Harlan (play-by-play), Rich Gannon (analyst)

Washington Redskins @ Philadelphia Eagles (Fox)
Announcers: Kevin Burkhardt (play-by-play), Charles Davis (analyst), Pam Oliver (reporter)

Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019 4:05 p.m.

Indianapolis Colts @ Los Angeles Chargers (CBS)
Announcers: Greg Gumbel (play-by-play), Trent Green (analyst), Melanie Collins (reporter)

Cincinnati Bengals @ Seattle Seahawks (CBS)
Announcers: Spero Dedes (play-by-play), Adam Archuleta (analyst) 

Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019 4:25 p.m.

Detroit Lions @ Arizona Cardinals (Fox)
Announcers: Dick Stockton (play-by-play), Mark Schlereth (analyst), Jennifer Hale (reporter)

New York Giants @ Dallas Cowboys (Fox)
Announcers: Joe Buck (play-by-play), Troy Aikman (analyst), Erin Andrews (reporter)

San Francisco 49ers @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Fox)
Announcers: Kenny Albert (play-by-play), Rondé Barber (analyst), Lindsay Czarniak (reporter)

Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019 8:20 p.m.

Pittsburgh Steelers @ New England Patriots (NBC)
Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst), Michele Tafoya (reporter)

Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 7:10 p.m.

Houston Texans @ New Orleans Saints (ESPN)
Announcers: Joe Tessitore (play-by-play), Booger McFarland (analyst), Lisa Salters (reporter)

Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 10:20 p.m.

Denver Broncos @ Oakland Raiders (ESPN)
Announcers: Steve Levy (play-by-play), Brian Griese (analyst), Louis Riddick (analyst), Dianna Russini (reporter)