NFL Releases 2021 Regular Season Schedule

Published on May 12th, 2021 2:40 pm EST
Written By: Dave Manuel



The new NFL season schedule has been announced. NFL fans around the world are rejoicing today, as the league released the regular season schedule for the 2021 regular season.

There are many interesting games this year - including a primetime clash between the Tampa Buccaneers and New England Patriots (in New England), but the focus of this article will be on the Week 1 games and their lines.

There are a number of very interesting Week 1 clashes - the games that really stand out include:

Dallas @ Tampa Bay
Pittsburgh @ Buffalo
Philadelphia @ Atlanta
Green Bay @ New Orleans
Chicago @ Los Angeles Rams

The biggest favourite of Week 1 will be the San Francisco 49ers, who are currently 7.5 point favourites to win on the road in Detroit.

The highest total of Week 1 is the Cleveland vs Kansas City game, where the total is set at 53.5 points.

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Here are the lines for the Week 1 games, as well as their totals, courtesy of William Hill:

Dallas @ Tampa Bay (-6), 53
Seattle @ Indianapolis (-2.5), 52
San Francisco @ Detroit (+7.5), 47
Arizona @ Tennessee (-2.5), 51.5
Minnesota @ Cincinnati (+2.5), 47
Pittsburgh @ Buffalo, (-6), 51
Los Angeles Chargers @ Washington, PK, 44.5
Jacksonville @ Houston (+1.5), 46
New York Jets @ Carolina (-4), 43.5
Philadelphia @ Atlanta (-3.5), 47.5
Cleveland @ Kansas City (-5.5), 53.5
Denver @ New York Giants (-1), 43
Miami @ New England (-1.5), 46
Green Bay @ New Orleans (-1.5), 51
Chicago @ Los Angeles Rams (-7), 45.5
Baltimore @ Las Vegas (+5.5), 51.5

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With the war on COVID-19 being won in the United States, all of these games should be played in front of full stadiums in September.

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