The 2021 NFL season is finally here. Week 1 kicks off Thursday, September 9th, and features the reigning Super Bowl champions Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
With fans allowed back into most stadiums, this is set to be a special season. Teams are still shuffling around their rosters to make the most complete team for the first game of the season. Just today the Bengals signed QB Jake Browning to their practice squad, the Seahawks signed CB John Reid to their active roster, the Eagles poached CB Mac McCain lll from the Bronco’s practice squad, and the Falcons sign RB Qadree Ollison to their practice squad.
There are some good matchups set for week 1 amongst teams that are projected to be good this year on paper. Below is the full slate of games.