FOX SPORTS 2020 NFL SCHEDULE PACKED WITH STAR POWER
AMERICA'S GAME OF THE WEEK Opens FOX NFL Season With Brady vs. Brees
THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL PRESENTED BY BUD LIGHT
Kicks off Thursday, Oct. 8 Featuring Buccaneers-Bears
NEW YORK - FOX Sports is pleased to present its extensive coverage of the 2020 NFL season, including THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL presented by BUD LIGHT, marquee matchups on Sunday afternoons and games in Spanish on FOX Deportes. AMERICA'S GAME OF THE WEEK, television's No. 1 show for 11 straight years, kicks off FOX Sports' slate with a Week 1 showdown between two future Hall of Fame quarterbacks, as Tom Brady leads the Tampa Bay Buccaneers into New Orleans to face Drew Brees and the Saints Sunday, Sept. 13, at 4:25 PM ET on FOX.
FOX Sports' 2020 NFL Sunday schedule includes at least 98 regular-season games, highlighted by nine editions of AMERICA'S GAME OF THE WEEK. Overall, FOX televises more NFL football than any other network with a minimum of 109 regular-season matchups, including 10 appearances each by the Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers and defending NFC Champion San Francisco 49ers, as well as 11 from the New Orleans Saints and nine from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
FOX Sports' 2020 NFL schedule is peppered with appearances by the league's top quarterbacks all season long, highlighted by Brady, Brees, Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson and Jimmy Garoppolo, as well as Super Bowl LIV MVP Patrick Mahomes and reigning league MVP Lamar Jackson.
AMERICA'S GAME OF THE WEEK features several Hall of Fame matchups throughout the season, including a Week 6 contest between Brady's Buccaneers and Rodgers' Packers in Tampa Bay on Sunday, Oct. 18.
Additional top matchups featured during AMERICA'S GAME OF THE WEEK include:
· Dallas Cowboys at Seattle Seahawks (Week 3)
· San Francisco 49ers at New Orleans Saints (Week 10)
· Dallas Cowboys at Minnesota Vikings (Week 11)
· Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys (Week 16)
THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL on FOX begins Week 5 as Brady's Buccaneers head north to Chicago to take on the Bears on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 8:20 PM ET on FOX, FOX Deportes, NFL Network and Amazon Prime Video. The season begins Week 2 with exclusive NFL Network games.
Top THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL on FOX games also include:
· Kansas City Chiefs at Buffalo Bills (Week 6)
· New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles (Week 7)
· Green Bay Packers at San Francisco 49ers (Week 9)
· Dallas Cowboys at Baltimore Ravens (Week 13)
· Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints (CHRISTMAS DAY - Week 16)
The NFL on FOX continues its Thanksgiving Day tradition with a classic NFC East showdown between the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys at 4:30 PM ET on Thursday, Nov. 26.
FOX Sports' postseason coverage features one NFC Wild Card Game on Saturday or Sunday, Jan. 9 or 10; two NFC Divisional Playoffs games on Saturday or Sunday, Jan. 16 or 17; and the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 24
FOX NFL KICKOFF opens the network's NFL coverage every Sunday at 11:00 AM ET, followed by FOX NFL SUNDAY (12:00 PM ET), America's most-watched pregame show for 27 straight years, and the only NFL pregame show comprised entirely of Pro Football Hall of Fame analysts.
Games are simulcast on the FOX Sports app, which provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content through iOS and Android devices.
The full FOX NFL schedule can be found here.
About FOX Sports
FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation's wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes. FOX Sports' digital properties include FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App, which provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content, instant scores, stats and alerts to iOS and Android devices. Additionally, FOX Sports and social broadcasting platform Caffeine jointly own Caffeine Studios which creates exclusive eSports, sports and live entertainment content. Also included in FOX Sports' portfolio are FOX's interests in joint-venture business Big Ten Network, a licensing and commercial relationship with The Stars Group that created the FOX Bet sports betting platform and the FOX Sports Super 6 free-to-play game, as well as a licensing agreement that established the FOX Sports Radio Network.