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2024 NFL Schedule Release: Date, when does the season start?

The 2024 NFL offseason continues to chug right along. Up next is the 2024 NFL Draft and not shortly after that will be the NFL schedule release for 2024. Stay up to date with everything you need to know about the 2024 NFL Schedule release below:

When is the 2024 NFL Schedule Release?

We don’t know exactly when the NFL will announce the 2024 regular season schedule yet, but we can make some educated guesses based on past releases.

Based on past release dates, NFL fans can expect to see 2024 NFL season dates in early May, typically on a Thursday. Perhaps Thursday, May 9 might be the best guess at the NFL Schedule Release date.

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Past NFL Schedule Release Dates2023 – May 112022 – May 122021 – May 122020 – May 72019 – April 172018 – April 192017 – April 202016 – April 142015 – April 212014 – April 232013 – April 182012 – April 172011 – April 192010 – April 202009 – April 142008 – April 152007 – April 112006 – April 62005 – April 13When does the 2024 NFL Season start?

While we don’t know much about the 2024 NFL season yet, we do know that the Week 1 opening game will feature the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs at home on Thursday, September 5.

Week 1 will also feature this season’s first international game, as the Philadelphia Eagles will host a game against the Green Bay Packers in São Paulo, Brazil on Friday, September 6.

How is the NFL schedule determined?

The NFL has detailed rules about how the schedule comes together. Check out the specifics below:

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Each team plays 17 regular season games. Each team receives a bye week.Teams alternate seasons where they host nine regular season games and one preseason game or eight regular season games and two preseason games.Each team has six games against divisional opponents – two against each team, one at home and one on the road.Each team has four games against teams from a division within its conference – two games at home and two on the road.Each team has four games against teams from a division in the other conference – two games at home and two on the road.Each team has two games against teams from the two remaining divisions in its own conference – one game at home and one on the road. Matchups are based on division ranking from the previous season.The 17th game for each team is an additional game against a non-conference opponent from a division that the team is not scheduled to play. Matchups are based on division ranking from the previous season.2024 NFL Schedule Opponents

While NFL teams don’t know the exact dates and times of their games yet, they do their opponents. Below is a list of who each team will be playing this season, home and away:

AFC East

Buffalo Bills

Home: Patriots, Dolphins, Jets, Jaguars, Titans, Chiefs, Cardinals, 49ersAway: Patriots, Dolphins, Jets, Texans, Colts, Ravens, Rams, Seahawks, Lions

Miami Dolphins

Home: Bills, Patriots, Jets, Jaguars, Titans, Raiders, Cardinals, 49ersAway: Bills, Patriots, Jets, Texans, Colts, Browns, Rams, Seahawks, Packers

New England Patriots

Home: Bills, Dolphins, Jets, Texans, Colts, Chargers, Rams, SeahawksAway: Bills, Dolphins, Jets, Bengals, Titans, Jaguars, 49ers, Cardinals, Bears

New York Jets

Home: Patriots, Dolphins, Bills, Texans, Colts, Broncos, Rams, SeahawksAway: Patriots, Dolphins, Bills, Jaguars, Titans, Steelers, Cardinals, 49ers, Vikings

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AFC South

Houston Texans

Home: Colts, Jaguars, Titans, Bills, Dolphins, Ravens, Bears, LionsAway: Colts, Jaguars, Titans, Jets, Patriots, Chiefs, Packers, Vikings, Cowboys

Indianapolis Colts

Home: Texans, Jaguars, Titans, Dolphins, Bills, Steelers, Lions, BearsAway: Texans, Jaguars, Titans, Jets, Patriots, Broncos, Giants, Packers, Vikings

Jacksonville Jaguars

Home: Texans, Colts, Titans, Patriots, Jets, Packers, Vikings, BrownsAway: Texans, Colts, Titans, Dolphins, Raiders, Bills, Eagles, Bears, Lions

Tennessee Titans

Home: Texans, Colts, Jaguars, Patriots, Jets, Bengals, Packers, VikingsAway: Texans, Colts, Jaguars, Dolphins, Bills, Chargers, Bears, Lions, Commanders

AFC North

Baltimore Ravens

Home: Bengals, Browns, Steelers, Broncos, Raiders, Bills, Eagles, CommandersAway: Bengals, Browns, Steelers, Chiefs, Chargers, Texans, Cowboys, Giants, Buccaneers

Cincinnati Bengals

Home: Ravens, Browns, Steelers, Broncos, Raiders, Patriots, Eagles, CommandersAway: Ravens, Browns, Steelers, Chiefs, Chargers, Titans, Cowboys, Giants, Panthers

Cleveland Browns

Home: Steelers, Bengals, Ravens, Chiefs, Chargers, Dolphins, Cowboys, GiantsAway: Steelers, Bengals, Ravens, Broncos, Raiders, Jaguars, Eagles, Commanders, Saints

Pittsburgh Steelers

Home: Ravens, Bengals, Browns, Chiefs, Chargers, Jets, Giants, CowboysAway: Ravens, Bengals, Browns, Broncos, Raiders, Colts, Eagles, Commanders, Falcons

AFC West

Denver Broncos

Home: Chiefs, Chargers, Raiders, Browns, Steelers, Colts, Falcons, PanthersAway: Chiefs, Chargers, Raiders, Ravens, Bengals, Jets, Saints, Buccaneers, Seahawks

Las Vegas Raiders

Home: Chiefs, Chargers, Broncos, Browns, Steelers, Jaguars, Falcons, PanthersAway: Chiefs, Chargers, Broncos, Ravens, Bengals, Dolphins, Saints, Buccaneers, Rams

Los Angeles Chargers

Home: Broncos, Chiefs, Raiders, Ravens, Bengals, Saints, Buccaneers, TitansAway: Broncos, Chiefs, Raiders, Browns, Steelers, Patriots, Falcons, Panthers, Cardinals

Kansas City Chiefs

Home: Broncos, Chargers, Raiders, Ravens, Bengals, Texans, Saints, BuccaneersAway: Broncos, Chargers, Raiders, Steelers, Browns, Bills, Falcons, Panthers, 49ers

NFC East

Dallas Cowboys

Home: Giants, Eagles, Commanders, Saints, Buccaneers, Lions, Ravens, Bengals, TexansAway: Giants, Eagles, Commanders, Falcons, Panthers, 49ers, Browns, Steelers

New York Giants

Home: Commanders, Cowboys, Eagles, Saints, Buccaneers, Vikings, Ravens, Bengals, ColtsAway: Commanders, Cowboys, Eagles, Panthers, Falcons, Seahawks, Steelers, Browns

Philadelphia Eagles

Home: Giants, Cowboys, Commanders, Panthers, Falcons, Packers, Steelers, Browns, JaguarsAway: Giants, Cowboys, Commanders, Rams, Saints, Buccaneers, Bengals, Ravens

Washington Commanders

Home: Cowboys, Eagles, Giants, Falcons, Panthers, Bears, Browns, Steelers, TitansAway: Cowboys, Eagles, Giants, Saints, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Bengals, Ravens

NFC North

Chicago Bears

Home: Lions, Packers, Vikings, Panthers, Rams, Seahawks, Jaguars, Titans, PatriotsAway: Lions, Packers, Vikings, Cardinals, 49ers, Commanders, Texans, Colts

Detroit Lions

Home: Bears, Packers, Vikings, Buccaneers, Rams, Seahawks, Jaguars, Titans, BillsAway: Bears, Packers, Vikings, Cowboys, Cardinals, 49ers, Texans, Colts

Green Bay Packers

Home: Bears, Lions, Vikings, Cardinals, 49ers, Saints, Colts, Texans, DolphinsAway: Bears, Lions, Vikings, Eagles, Rams, Seahawks, Jaguars, Titans

Minnesota Vikings

Home: Bears, Lions, Packers, Cardinals, 49ers, Falcons, Texans, Colts, JetsAway: Bears, Lions, Packers, Rams, Seahawks, Giants, Jaguars, Titans

NFC South

Atlanta Falcons

Home: Panthers, Saints, Buccaneers, Cowboys, Giants, Seahawks, Chiefs, Chargers, SteelersAway: Panthers, Saints, Buccaneers, Commanders, Eagles, Vikings, Broncos, Raiders

Carolina Panthers

Home: Falcons, Saints, Buccaneers, Cowboys, Giants, Cardinals, Chiefs, Chargers, BengalsAway: Falcons, Saints, Buccaneers, Eagles, Commanders, Bears, Broncos, Raiders

New Orleans Saints

Home: Falcons, Buccaneers, Panthers, Eagles, Commanders, Rams, Broncos, Raiders, BrownsAway: Falcons, Buccaneers, Panthers, Cowboys, Giants, Packers, Chiefs, Chargers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Home: Falcons, Panthers, Saints, Eagles, 49ers, Commanders, Ravens, Broncos, RaidersAway: Falcons, Panthers, Saints, Cowboys, Giants, Lions, Chiefs, Chargers

NFC West

Arizona Cardinals

Home: 49ers, Rams, Seahawks, Bears, Lions, Commanders, Patriots, Jets, ChargersAway: 49ers, Rams, Seahawks, Packers, Vikings, Panthers, Dolphins, Bills

Los Angeles Rams

Home: 49ers, Cardinals, Seahawks, Packers, Vikings, Eagles, Bills, Dolphins, RaidersAway: 49ers, Cardinals, Seahawks, Lions, Bears, Saints, Patriots, Jets

San Francisco 49ers

Home: Cardinals, Rams, Seahawks, Bears, Lions, Cowboys, Jets, Patriots, ChiefsAway: Cardinals, Rams, Seahawks, Packers, Vikings, Buccaneers, Dolphins, Bills

Seattle Seahawks

Home: Rams, Cardinals, 49ers, Packers, Vikings, Giants, Dolphins, Bills, BroncosAway: Rams, Cardinals, 49ers, Bears, Lions, Falcons, Patriots, Jets

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