The NFL Schedule was released on Wednesday night.
– PRESEASON –
Date Opponent Time (CT) TV
Sat., Aug. 9 at Tennessee Titans 7 p.m. Packers TV Network
Sat., Aug. 16 at St. Louis Rams 3 p.m. Packers TV Network
Fri., Aug. 22 OAKLAND RAIDERS (Gold Pkg.) 7 p.m. CBS
(Midwest Shrine Game)
Thu., Aug. 28 KANSAS CITY CHIEFS 6 p.m. Packers TV Network
(Bishop’s Charities Game)
– REGULAR SEASON –
Date Opponent Time (CT) TV+
Thu., Sept. 4 at Seattle Seahawks 7:30 p.m. NBC
Sun., Sept. 14 NEW YORK JETS 3:25 p.m. CBS
Sun., Sept. 21 at Detroit Lions 12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Sept. 28 at Chicago Bears 12 p.m. FOX
Thu., Oct. 2 MINNESOTA VIKINGS (Gold Pkg.) 7:25 p.m. CBS/NFLN
Sun., Oct. 12 at Miami Dolphins *12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Oct. 19 CAROLINA PANTHERS *12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Oct. 26 at New Orleans Saints *7:30 p.m. NBC
Sun., Nov. 2 BYE
Sun., Nov. 9 CHICAGO BEARS *7:30 p.m. NBC
Sun., Nov. 16 PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (Gold Pkg.) *12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Nov. 23 at Minnesota Vikings *12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Nov. 30 NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS *3:25 p.m. CBS
Mon., Dec. 8 ATLANTA FALCONS 7:30 p.m. ESPN
Sun., Dec. 14 at Buffalo Bills *12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Dec. 21 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers *12 p.m. FOX
Sun., Dec. 28 DETROIT LIONS *12 p.m. FOX
* Start time may shift due to NFL flexible scheduling, which will be used in Weeks 11-17 this season.
It may also be applied in Weeks 5-10, but can be used in no more than two weeks during that period.
+ For the first time, a select number of games are being “cross-flexed” by the NFL, moving between
CBS and FOX to bring potentially under-distributed games to wider audiences.
SCHEDULE NOTES …
at Seattle, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m. CT (NBC) – Green Bay opens its season in Seattle for the first time in franchise history…The third straight season that the Packers have traveled to face the defending Super
Bowl champions (N.Y. Giants in 2012, Baltimore in 2013), a franchise first…Second time in the last four years (2011) that Green Bay has played in the Thursday night opener that kicks off the NFL season.
vs. N.Y. Jets, Sept. 14, 3:25 p.m. CT (CBS) – The Packers open their home slate against the Jets for the third time ever (1973, 2000)…The Jets’ first game at Green Bay since 2006…The Packers’ last shutout came in a 9-0 victory over the Jets at MetLife Stadium in October 2010.
at Detroit, Sept. 21, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – Green Bay has won six of eight games at Ford Field under Head Coach Mike McCarthy…The third September visit to Detroit under McCarthy (2006, 2008)…One of
two indoor games for the Packers on the season, Green Bay has a 20-9 mark (.690) indoors since 2006 (including playoffs).
at Chicago, Sept. 28, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The second time in the last four seasons (2011) that the teams have met at Soldier Field in September…Including a 2010 playoff victory at Chicago, Green Bay
has won 16 of the last 20 meetings between the rivals at Soldier Field…The Packers have won at Chicago in the regular season each of the last three years.
vs. Minnesota, Oct. 2, 7:25 p.m. CT (CBS/NFLN) – Border rivals square off in a prime-time contest for the sixth time in the last seven seasons…Including playoffs, Green Bay has a 7-1-1 mark (.833) against the Vikings at Lambeau Field under McCarthy…Will be the third Thursday night meeting between the teams (1994, 2006).
at Miami, Oct. 12, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – Green Bay’s first visit to Miami since 2006 and only its third in the last 23 seasons…The ’06 meeting between the clubs also came in the month of October…Dolphins head
coach Joe Philbin coached on the staff in Green Bay from 2003-11.
vs. Carolina, Oct. 19, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The Panthers’ first visit to Green Bay since 2008 and their first ever to Lambeau Field in the month of October…The Packers have won five of the last seven meetings between the teams.
at New Orleans, Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m. CT (NBC) – Three of the last four meetings have been prime-time contests (2008, 2011)…With 55 regular-season wins each, a matchup of the two winningest clubs in the
NFC since 2009…Green Bay’s first visit to New Orleans since 2008…The teams have combined for 211 points in their last three meetings.
vs. Chicago, Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m. CT (NBC) – The division rivals square off in a prime-time contest for the ninth consecutive season…The Packers have won five of the last six meetings against the Bears at
Lambeau Field…Under McCarthy, Green Bay is 7-1 (.875) in the game after the bye, which is tied for No. 1 in the league over that span.
vs. Philadelphia, Nov. 16, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – Marks the second straight season that the Eagles have visited Lambeau Field, only the second time in the series that the teams have squared off in Green Bay in back-to-back seasons (1933-34)…Also the second straight season that the teams will play in November.
at Minnesota, Nov. 23, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The teams meet in Week 12 for the second straight season...Will mark the first outdoor game (TCF Bank Stadium) between the clubs in Minnesota since they
squared off at Metropolitan Stadium on Nov. 29, 1981…Of the past 23 regular-season meetings between the teams, 17 of those games have been decided by seven points or less.
vs. New England, Nov. 30, 3:25 p.m. CT (CBS) – The Patriots’ first visit to Lambeau Field since 2006 and only their third visit ever to the stadium (also 1979)…Since 2009, the Patriots lead the NFL in regular season wins (61), with the Packers (55) tied for No. 2 in the league.
vs. Atlanta, Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m. CT (ESPN) – Marks the 22nd straight season that the Packers have appeared on Monday Night Football (1993-2014)…Just the second MNF meeting ever between the clubs
(1971 at Atlanta)…The teams square off at Lambeau Field on Dec. 8 for the second straight year…The Falcons visit Green Bay in back-to-back seasons for the first time since 2001-02.
at Buffalo, Dec. 14, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – Green Bay’s first visit to Buffalo since 2006 and its first ever in the month of December…The Packers have won four of their last six road games played in the month of December.
at Tampa Bay, Dec. 21, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The Packers’ first December visit to Tampa Bay since 1999, which was also the last time they played the Buccaneers in their regular-season road finale…Green Bay’s first visit to Raymond James Stadium since 2009.
vs. Detroit, Dec. 28, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The fourth time under McCarthy that Green Bay has closed its season vs. Detroit at Lambeau Field (2007, 2008, 2011)…Including a 1994 playoff victory, the Packers
have won 23 consecutive games against the Lions in the state of Wisconsin…Green Bay has a 14-2 overall mark (.875) and an 8-0 home record against Detroit under McCarthy.
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