When does the NFL start?
When: Round 1 begins on Thursday night at 7:00 p.m. Central Time. Rounds 2-3 are scheduled for Friday evening at 6:00 p.m. C.T., and the final four rounds are set for Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. and extending until all picks through round seven have been made. How: You can watch the draft on ESPN, ABC, NFL Network, and ESPN Deportes.
Are there any Saturday NFL games?
Fast forward to now, and the NFLstill has Saturday games, but they tend to not begin until mid-to-late December and into the playoffs. This works out fairly well for the NCAA because its football season is pretty done that time, with only playoffs and bowl games around the holidays.
When is the NFL playoff schedule?
The first weekend of the playoffs begins on Saturday, Jan. 15 with the wild-card round. The divisional round games take place the weekend after, with the conference championships happening on Sunday, Jan. 30. The 2022 Pro Bowl will take place on Sunday, Feb. 6, which is the weekend before the Super Bowl.
When does regular season NFL end?
The season was the first to feature a 17-game regular season schedule as the league expanded the season from 16 games. The regular season started on September 9, 2021, with defending Super Bowl LV champion Tampa Bay defeating Dallas in the NFL Kickoff Game. The regular season ended on January 9, 2022.