A common question asked by NFL fans is when does the 2017 NFL football season start? For the upcoming season, the first game will be held on Thursday, September 7th, 2017. Following the annual kickoff game, the remainder of the league will start play on either Sunday, September 10th, 2017 or Monday, September 11th. Historically, the NFL will feature the Super Bowl Champion from the previous season in the kick off game playing on their home field. For the 2016 NFL regular season kick off game, fans were treated to the Denver Broncos hosting the Cam-Newtown led Carolina Panthers at home. As the 2017 NFL regular season schedules are posted, we will have them here for you to enjoy!
When do the 2018 NFL Playoffs Take Place?
Once the 2017 NFL regular season starts to wind down, fans also want to know when the 2018 Playoffs will be held. For the 2018 NFL Playoff schedule, the Wild Card round of play will held on Saturday January 6th, 2018 and Sunday, January 7th, 2018. The Divisional round is set to take place on January 13th-14th, and the Conference Championship games will be held on Sunday, January 21st. On February 4th, 2018, Super Bowl 52 will be held and is located at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN. The Super Bowl will be shown on NBC this season and the kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 PM Eastern Time.