NFL schedule Week 1: TV coverage, channels, scores for every football game today

Written By Edward Sutelan
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The 2021 NFL season is underway in 2021, and the first Sunday slate is already loaded up with high profile matchups.

There are a pair of potential postseason preview matchups with the Steelers taking on the Bills and the Cardinals facing the Titans at 1 p.m. ET, followed by a rematch of the AFC Divisional matchup between the Browns and Chiefs at 4:25 p.m. ET.

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Several rookie quarterbacks are also going to be making their highly anticipated debuts with Trevor Lawrence and the Jaguars traveling to Houston to face the Texans, and Zach Wilson will get the start for the Jets, who take on the Panthers in Charlotte.

And after the season kicked off on Thursday with the first prime time clash of the year, there are two more to watch this week. First, the Rams with new quarterback Matthew Stafford will host the Bears on Sunday, while on Monday, the Raiders play for their first time in front of home fans against the Ravens.

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NFL schedule this week: Week 1 TV coverage

Here's the full Week 1 schedule of the NFL season, plus final scores and how to watch every game live.

Note: national broadcasts are listed in bold

Thursday, Sept. 9

Game Time (ET) TV channel
Buccaneers 31, Cowboys 29 8:20 p.m. NBC, fuboTV

Sunday, Sept. 12

Game Time (ET) TV channel
Eagles 32, Falcons 6 1 p.m. FOX, fuboTV
Steelers 23, Bills 16  1 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Bengals 27, Vikings 24 (OT) 1 p.m. FOX, fuboTV
49ers 41, Lions 33  1 p.m. FOX, fuboTV
Cardinals 38, Titans 13  1 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Seahawks 28, Colts 16 1 p.m. FOX, fuboTV
Chargers 20, Washington 16  1 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Panthers 19, Jets 14  1 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Texans 37, Jaguars 21  1 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Browns at Chiefs 4:25 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Dolphins at Patriots 4:25 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Packers at Saints 4:25 p.m. FOX, fuboTV
Broncos at Giants 4:25 p.m. FOX, fuboTV
Bears at Rams 8:20 p.m. NBC, fuboTV

Monday, Sept. 13

Game Time (ET) TV channel
Ravens at Raiders 8:15 p.m. ESPN, fuboTV

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How to watch NFL games in Week 1

The NFL season is back with a trio of prime time games, starting with the Cowboys-Buccaneers clash on Thursday. The Bears and Rams will face off on Sunday night followed by the Ravens traveling to Las Vegas on Monday for the first home game with fans for the Raiders. There will be a separate Monday Night Football MegaCast, carried on ESPN2 and ESPN+, that will feature both Peyton and Eli Manning.

The slates are full at 1 p.m. and 4:25 p.m. ET on Sunday with a number of exciting matchups, including Cardinals vs. Titans at 1 p.m. and Browns vs. Chiefs at 4:25 p.m. Check your local listings to see which games will be on your broadcast.

Canadian viewers can find the games on TSN, CTV and CTV2.

NFL scores Week 1

Thursday, Sept. 9

Game Score
Cowboys at Buccaneers 31-29, TB

Sunday, Sept. 12

Game Score
Eagles at Falcons 32-6, PHI
Steelers at Bills 23-16, PIT
Vikings at Bengals 27-24, CIN (OT)
49ers at Lions 41-33, SF
Cardinals at Titans 38-13, ARI
Seahawks at Colts 28-16, SEA
Chargers at Washington 20-16, LAC
Jets at Panthers 19-14, CAR
Jaguars at Texans 37-21, JAX
Browns at Chiefs 33-29, KC
Dolphins at Patriots 17-16, MIA
Packers at Saints 38-3, NO
Broncos at Giants 27-13, DEN
Bears at Rams 34-14, LAR

Monday, Sept. 13

Game Score
Ravens at Raiders --

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