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Official 2019 NFL schedule released tomorrow at 8:00 PM EST (1 Viewer)

Bracie Smathers

Footballguy
Field Yates‏Verified account @FieldYates

Official: the NFL will release its 2019 regular season schedule on Wednesday night at 8 PM EST.

4:07 AM - 16 Apr 2019

 

Mr. Irrelevant

IBL Representative
We live in a time where computing power is effectively free and unlimited. Among the 10 trillion or whatever schedule permutations there are, you'd think there would be a few that feature 6 teams on bye weeks 7-10 and 4 teams on bye weeks 6 and 11, the way George Halas intended.

Nonetheless, I eagerly anticipate some combination of bad teams being on bye week 5 and 12 and not having a starting fantasy RB week 9 when there are like eight teams on bye, because reasons.

 

rschroeder1

Footballguy
If the rumors are true that New England plays the Sunday night game in Week 1 (with Bears/Packers the Thursday opener), the gods will have saved us from yet another Dallas-NY Giants blah fest on Sunday night.  Ye gods!

 

BradtheAg

Footballguy
London games:

Bears vs Raiders - Week 5

Panthers vs Bucs - Week 6

Bengals vs Rams - Week 8

Texans vs Jags - Week 9

Mexico City game:

Chiefs vs Chargers - Week 11

 

menobrown

Footballguy
Chiefs vs Chargers - Week 11
This should mean we are looking at second year in a row the Chiefs have a week 12 bye which probably does not mean much to most people except those who play in FFPC redraft leagues. These leagues have an 11 week regular season schedule and week 12 is first week of the two weeks playoffs so always a bit of dilemma in how to look at players on bye that week.

 

matttyl

Footballguy
An interesting read 

http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/26523224/how-mathematicians-trying-make-nfl-schedules-fairer

"This is a field I've worked in for 46 years, including 43 as a professor," Karwan said by phone last week. "I've worked on very difficult problems that take more than 12 hours on the supercomputer to solve. And this is by far the hardest any of us have ever seen."
"Indeed, Karwan calculates there are more possible NFL schedules (10 to the 300th) in a given year than there are atoms in the universe (10 to the 80th)."

 

Stinkin Ref

IBL Representative
This should mean we are looking at second year in a row the Chiefs have a week 12 bye which probably does not mean much to most people except those who play in FFPC redraft leagues. These leagues have an 11 week regular season schedule and week 12 is first week of the two weeks playoffs so always a bit of dilemma in how to look at players on bye that week.
first thing I though of as well....

in some of my leagues we have DH weeks and week 12 was often one of them.....as in the past bye weeks seemed to be over by then....tough break for Mahomes owners....ouch.... :whistle:

maybe they give em a bye leading into that week...

 

Stinkin Ref

IBL Representative
"Indeed, Karwan calculates there are more possible NFL schedules (10 to the 300th) in a given year than there are atoms in the universe (10 to the 80th)."
That is a good read....its nice to see the NFL doing just about everything they can to try and make it better....there will still always be quirks and complaints, but I think if teams realize they are trying to do the best they can and that some years they may have to "take one for the team"...it will help....if the NFL can avoid kind of "screwing" the same team in back to back years or something it will help....

 

Anarchy99

Footballguy
New England schedule . . .

Week 1: vs. Steelers (Sunday Night Football)
Week 2: at Dolphins
Week 3: vs. Jets
Week 4: at Bills 
Week 5: at Redskins 
Week 6: vs. Giants (Thursday Night Football)
Week 7: at Jets (Monday Night Football)
Week 8: vs. Browns (4:25)
Week 9: at Ravens (Sunday Night Football)
Week 10: BYE
Week 11: at Eagles (4:25) 
Week 12: vs. Cowboys (4:25)
Week 13: at Texans (Sunday Night Football)
Week 14: vs. Chiefs (4:25) 
Week 15: at Bengals 
Week 16: vs. Bills (could be Saturday) 
Week 17: vs. Dolphins

 

Stinkin Ref

IBL Representative
New England schedule . . .

Week 1: vs. Steelers (Sunday Night Football)
Week 2: at Dolphins
Week 3: vs. Jets
Week 4: at Bills 
Week 5: at Redskins 
Week 6: vs. Giants (Thursday Night Football)
Week 7: at Jets (Monday Night Football)
Week 8: vs. Browns (4:25)
Week 9: at Ravens (Sunday Night Football)
Week 10: BYE
Week 11: at Eagles (4:25) 
Week 12: vs. Cowboys (4:25)
Week 13: at Texans (Sunday Night Football)
Week 14: vs. Chiefs (4:25) 
Week 15: at Bengals 
Week 16: vs. Bills (could be Saturday) 
Week 17: vs. Dolphins
wow I though that game would be a lock for prime time

 

bicycle_seat_sniffer

Smells like chicken
New England schedule . . .

Week 1: vs. Steelers (Sunday Night Football)
Week 2: at Dolphins
Week 3: vs. Jets
Week 4: at Bills 
Week 5: at Redskins 
Week 6: vs. Giants (Thursday Night Football)
Week 7: at Jets (Monday Night Football)
Week 8: vs. Browns (4:25)
Week 9: at Ravens (Sunday Night Football)
Week 10: BYE
Week 11: at Eagles (4:25) 
Week 12: vs. Cowboys (4:25)
Week 13: at Texans (Sunday Night Football)
Week 14: vs. Chiefs (4:25) 
Week 15: at Bengals 
Week 16: vs. Bills (could be Saturday) 
Week 17: vs. Dolphins
14 n 2

 

bicycle_seat_sniffer

Smells like chicken
2019 New York Giants schedule

Week 1, Sept 8

At Dallas Cowboys, 4:25 p.m.

Week 2, Sept. 15

Vs. Buffalo Bills, 1 p.m.

Week 3, Sept. 22

At Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 4:05 p.m. 

Week 4, Sept. 29

Vs. Washington Redskins, 1 p.m.

Week 5, Oct. 6

Vs. Minnesota Vikings, 1 p.m.

Week 6, Oct. 10 (Thursday night)

At New England Patriots, 8:20 p.m.

Week 7, Oct. 20

Vs. Arizona Cardinals, 1 p.m.

Week 8, Oct. 27

At Detroit Lions, 1 p.m.

Week 9, Nov. 4  (Monday night)

Vs. Dallas Cowboys, 8:15 p.m.

Week 10, Nov. 10

At NEW YORK JETS, 1 p.m.

Week 11, Nov. 17

BYE

Week 12, Nov. 24

At Chicago Bears, 1 p.m.

Week 13, Dec. 1

Vs. Green Bay Packers, 1 p.m.

Week 14, Dec. 9 (Monday night)

At Philadelphia Eagles, 8:15 p.m.

Week 15, Dec. 15

Vs. Miami Dolphins, 1 p.m.

Week 16, Dec. 22

At Washington Redskins, 1 p.m.

Week 17, Dec. 29

Vs. Philadelphia Eagles, 1 p.m.

 

JoeSteeler

Footballguy
http://www.sportingnews.com/us/nfl/news/nfl-schedule-leaks-2019-tracking-rumors/11qd07o11v5t2zjm2rxe4mjcy

Week 1

Packers vs. Bears — TNF (confirmed by league)

Jets vs. Bills (via NYDN)

Dolphins vs. Ravens (via Palm Beach Post)

Patriots vs. Steelers — SNF (via The Athletic)

Cowboys vs. Giants (via NJ.com)

Eagles vs. Redskins (via Philly.com)

Saints vs. Texans — MNF (via The Athletic)

Week 2

Jets vs. Browns — MNF (via NYDN)

Dolphins vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Saints vs. Rams (via The Athletic)

Week 3

Patriots vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Week 4

Bills vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Week 5

Bears vs. Raiders — Tottenham (confirmed by league)

Eagles vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Redskins vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Week 6

Bucs vs. Panthers — Tottenham (confirmed by league)

Jets vs. Cowboys (via NYDN)

Patriots vs. Giants — TNF (via The Athletic)

Week 7

Jets vs. Patriots — MNF (via NYDN)

Week 8

Bengals vs. Rams — Wembley (confirmed by league)

Jaguars vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Patriots vs. Browns (via The Athletic)

Week 9

Texans vs. Jaguars — Wembley (confirmed by league)

Dolphins vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Ravens vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Week 10

Jets vs. Giants (via NYDN)

Week 11

Chiefs at Chargers — Mexico City (confirmed by league)

Redskins vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Eagles vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Week 12

Jets vs. Raiders (via NYDN)

Patriots vs. Cowboys (via The Athletic)

Browns vs. Dolphins (via Sun Sentinel)

Week 13

Lions vs. Bears — Thanksgiving Day game (via Chicago Tribune and Sports Business Journal)

Dolphins vs. Cowboys — Thanksgiving Day game (via Sports Business Journal)

Falcons vs. Saints — Thanksgiving Day game (via The Athletic)

Bengals vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Texans vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Week 14

Jets vs. Dolphins (via NYDN)

Patriots vs. Chiefs (via The Athletic)

Week 15

Ravens vs. Jets — TNF (via NYDN)

Bengals vs. Patriots (via The Athletic)

Week 16

Jets vs. Steelers (via NYDN)

Patriots vs. Bills (via The Athletic)

Week 17

Bills vs. Jets (via NYDN)

Patriots vs. Dolphins (via The Athletic)

 

tangfoot

Living Slackmaster
This should mean we are looking at second year in a row the Chiefs have a week 12 bye which probably does not mean much to most people except those who play in FFPC redraft leagues. These leagues have an 11 week regular season schedule and week 12 is first week of the two weeks playoffs so always a bit of dilemma in how to look at players on bye that week.
Why?  Isn't Mexico City the equivalent of playing any other away game?

 

matttyl

Footballguy
Not really schedule related, but the Chargers home jerseys this year will be their powder blues. 

 

menobrown

Footballguy
Why?  Isn't Mexico City the equivalent of playing any other away game?
It's a little more travel but it's considered an international game and NFL usually gives those teams the bye week following those games. It's what they did last year for Rams vs Chiefs.

 

Anarchy99

Footballguy
The Patriots only have one game not in the Eastern time zone and that is their game in Houston. Not traveling far and not having any west coast trips should be a decent advantage. 

 

Ghost Rider

Footballguy
The NFL gave us the Bills on Thanksgiving afternoon in the game at Dallas.  Way to give your fans the middle finger, NFL. 

 

menobrown

Footballguy
Factoring in quality of opponents, no home games between weeks 2 and 9 and an astonishing 7 early noon games for a west coast team I have reached the conclusion that the Raiders just received the worst schedule I've ever seen.

 

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