The first game of the season features one of the league’s all-time great rivalries as Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers travel to historic Soldier Field to face Mitch Trubisky and the Chicago Bears on Thursday, Sept. 5, at 8:20 p.m. ET on NBC.
Sunday Night Football: NBC’s Sunday Night Football returns this season after finishing the 2018-19 TV season as primetime’s No. 1 TV show in all key metrics for an unprecedented eighth consecutive year.
Football Night in America: Football Night in America, the most-watched studio show in sports since 2006, will premiere on-site from Solder Field in Chicago Thursday, Sept. 5 at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC.
In addition to SNF and FNIA, here is a listing of NBC Sports’ expansive NFL coverage:
- NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app will stream all NBC SNF games to desktops, tablets, mobile devices and connected TVs via “TV Everywhere.”
- Daily studio coverage on NBCSN with PFT Live; insider NFL knowledge from NBC Sports’ Peter Kingvia his Football Morning in America column and podcast; multi-platform content from Chris Simms.
- Expansive podcast programming featuring top NFL players and personalities.
- Daily radio coverage on more than 300 NBC Sports Radio affiliates across the United States.
- Local team coverage on seven NBC Sports Regional Networks.
- Comprehensive fantasy football coverage online through com; and additional content across NBC Sports’ digital and social media channels.
- 2019 marks NBC’s 14th consecutive season as the premier primetime broadcast home of the NFL. In the Sep. 8 opener of Sunday Night Football, – America’s No. 1 primetime television show for an unprecedented eight consecutive years – New England will raise its sixth Super Bowl banner at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass., before Tom Brady and the Patriots host Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
- All 18 scheduled NBC SNF games feature at least one 2018 playoff team (Week 17 game TBD) – up from 14 such matchups last year. Nine contests feature both clubs from the 2018 postseason. In addition to kicking off the 2019 NFL season, NBC will also broadcast a Divisional Playoff game on the weekend of January 11-12, and a Wild Card Playoff game on the January 4-5 weekend.
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