Kickoff weekend, Thanksgiving TV Games Announced


The NFL announced on Monday which teams would be playing on national television on opening weekend and Thanksgiving.

Kicking things off will be the Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers hosting the Tennessee Titans on NBC Thursday September 10th.

On Sunday September 13th, the Chicago Bears take on the Green Bay Packers on NBC.  On Monday night, ESPN will host a doubleheader with Buffalo at New England and San Diego at Oakland.

On Thanksgiving, the NFL decided to keep the Lions and Cowboys traditional home games.  Detroit will face off against Green Bay, while Oakland visits Dallas.  The night game on NFL Network will be the New York Giants at the Denver Broncos.