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2023 NFL Schedule: Release Notes, Highlights & Prime Time Matchups

Written by: Richard Janvrin
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The NFL Schedule was released in its entirety on Thursday night after different sets of games were released throughout the week. While the entire NFL schedule and week-by-week breakdown can be found in many places, here are the most notable games from the full NFL Schedule release.

2023 NFL Schedule: Release Notes, Highlights & Prime Time Matchups

NFL Week 1 

  • The first game of the NFL season will be the Detroit Lions at the Kansas City Chiefs for a Thursday Night, Sept. 7 opener. 

  • While all eyes will be on Aaron Rodgers as the New York Jets host the Buffalo Bills on Monday Night Football.

International Game Schedule 


Week 4, Oct. 1 

Atlanta Falcons vs Jacksonville Jaguars

Wembley Stadium, London, U.K.

Week 5, Oct. 8

Jacksonville Jaguars vs Buffalo Bills

Wembley Stadium, London, U.K.

Week 6, Oct. 16

Baltimore Ravens vs Tennessee Titans    

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, U.K.

Week 9, Nov. 9

Miami Dolphins vs Kansas City Chiefs    

Frankfurt Stadium, Frankfurt, Germany

Week 10, Nov. 12

Indianapolis Colts vs New England Patriots

Frankfurt Stadium, Frankfurt, Germany

Monday Night Games


Week 1, Sept. 11

Buffalo Bills at New York Jets

Week 2, Sept. 18

New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers

Week 2, Sept. 18

Cleveland Browns at Pittsburgh Steelers

Week 3, Sept. 25

Philadelphia Eagles at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Week 3, Sept. 25

Los Angeles Rams at Cincinnati Bengals

Week 4, Oct. 1

Atlanta Falcons at Jacksonville Jaguars

Week 4, Oct. 2

Seattle Seahawks at New York Giants

Week 5, Oct. 9

Green Bay Packers at Las Vegas Raiders

Week 6, Oct. 16

Dallas Cowboys at Los Angeles Charges

Week 7, Oct. 23

San Francisco 49ers at Minnesota Vikings

Week 8, Oct. 30

Las Vegas Raiders at Detroit Lions

Week 9, Nov. 6 

Los Angeles Chargers at New York Jets

Week 10, Nov. 13

Denver Broncos at Buffalo Bills

Week 11, Nov. 20

Philadelphia Eagles at Kansas City Chiefs

Week 12, Nov. 27

Chicago Bears at Minnesota Vikings

Week 13, Dec. 4

Cincinnati Bengals at Jacksonville Jaguars

Week 14, Dec.11

Tennessee Titans at Miami Dolphins

Week 14, Dec.11

Green Bay Packers at New York Giants

Week 15, Dec. 18

Kansas City Chiefs at New England Patriots

Week 16, Dec. 25

Baltimore Ravens at San Francisco 49ers

Week 17, Jan. 1

Detroit Lions at Dallas Cowboys

Week 18, Jan. 8


Holiday Games

  • Thanksgiving Day Games, Week 12

    • Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions, 12:30 pm ET on FOX

    • Washington Commanders at Dallas Cowboys, 4:30 pm ET on CBS

    • San Francisco 49ers at Seattle Seahawks, 8:20 pm ET on NBC

  • Christmas Day Games, Week 16 

    • Las Vegas Raiders at Kansas City Chiefs, 1:00 pm ET on CBS, Nickelodeon

    • New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles, 4:30 pm ET on FOX

    • Baltimore Ravens at San Francisco 49ers, 8:15 pm ET on ESPN

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After graduating from the University of New Hampshire with a BA in Journalism, Richard Janvrin has been covering iGaming and sports betting since December 2018. Richard has covered betting at Bleacher Report, Gambling.com, The Game Day, Forbes, and more.

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