2019 NFL schedule release: Live updates, leaks, TNF and MNF games, Thanksgiving matchups and more

The leaks are over, the 2019 NFL schedule has been released! 

For a full look at the entire schedule, be sure to click here or you can keep scrolling down and check out our live blog as we go through the ups and downs of each team's schedule. 

Now that we have the full 256-game regular season schedule, here's a few highlights: 

  • The Patriots will kick off off their season by hosting the Steelers on Sunday night in Week 1.
  • The Saints and Falcons will be playing in the primetime game on Thanksgiving.
  • The Bills will also be playing on Thanksgiving with their game against the Cowboys marking the first time since 1994 that Buffalo has played on Turkey Day. 
  • Odell Beckham will be returning to New York in Week 2 for a Monday night game against the Jets.
  • Also in Week 2, the Saints will have a chance to get revenge on the Rams for the NFC title game.  

Once again, you can click here to check out the entire schedule or you can check out our schedule analysis in our live blog below (click here to refresh if the live blog doesn't load)

Keep in mind that the schedule you see below is based on leaks and that nothing is official until the NFL announces the schedule at 8 p.m. ET. Join us at CBS Sports HQ as we break down everything you need to know about the schedule (you can find the live feed at the top of this article at 8 p.m. ET).

If you made it this far, here's a look at every game that leaked before the schedule came out. 

Week 1

Thursday, Sept. 5
Packers at Bears, 8:20 p.m. ET (Officially announced)

Sunday, Sept. 8
Redskins at Eagles, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Bills at Jets (Source
Ravens at Dolphins (Source)
49ers at Buccaneers (Source)
Chiefs at Jaguars (Source)
Titans at Browns (Source)
Bengals at Seahawks (Source)
Rams at Panthers (Source)
Colts at Chargers (Source
Giants at Cowboys, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Steelers at Patriots, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Monday, Sept. 9
Texans at Saints, 7:10 p.m. ET (Source)
Broncos at Raiders, 10:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 2

Thursday, Sept. 12
Buccaneers at Panthers, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Sunday, Sept. 15
Patriots at Dolphins (Source)
Bills at Giants, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
49ers at Bengals (Source)
Bears at Broncos (Source)
Vikings at Packers (Source
Colts at Titans  (Source
Saints at Rams, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Eagles at Falcons, 8:20 p.m. ET  (Source)

Monday, Sept. 16
Browns at Jets, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 3

Sunday, Sept. 22
Jets at Patriots (Source)
Falcons at Colts  (Source
Broncos at Packers (Source)
Steelers at 49ers (Source)
Bears at Redskins (Source)
Bengals at Bills (Source)
Dolphins at Cowboys (Source)
Giants at Buccaneers, 4:05 p.m. ET (Source)
Saints at Seahawks, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Rams at Browns, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 4

Sunday, Sept. 29
Patriots at Bills (Source)
Raiders at Colts  (Source
Chargers at Dolphins (Source)
Redskins at Giants, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Cowboys at Saints, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 5

Sunday, Oct. 6
Bears vs. Raiders in London, 1 p.m. ET (Officially announced)
Vikings at Giants, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Buccaneers at Saints, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Packers at Cowboys (Source)
Patriots at Redskins (Source)
Jets at Eagles (Source
Colts at Chiefs, 8:20 p.m. ET  (Source

Monday, Oct. 7
Browns at 49ers, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 6

Thursday, Oct. 10
Giants at Patriots, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Sunday, Oct. 13
Panthers vs. Buccaneers in London, 9:30 a.m. ET (Officially announced)
Cowboys at Jets (Source
Redskins at Dolphins (Source)
Saints at Jaguars, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
49ers at Rams (Source)

Monday, Oct. 14
Lions at Packers, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 7

Sunday, Oct. 20
Cardinals at Giants, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Raiders at Packers (Source)
Dolphins at Bills (Source)
Saints at Bears, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Texans at Colts  (Source
49ers at Redskins (Source)

Monday, Oct. 21
Patriots at Jets, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 8

Sunday, Oct. 27
Bengals vs. Rams in London, 1 p.m. ET (Officially announced)
Giants at Lions, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Cardinals at Saints, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Broncos at Colts (Source
Panthers at 49ers (Source)
Browns at Patriots, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Jets at Jaguars (Source
Packers at Chiefs, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Monday, Oct. 28
Dolphins at Steelers, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 9

Sunday, Nov. 3
Texans vs. Jaguars, 9:30 a.m. ET (Officially announced)
Panthers at Packers (Source)
49ers at Cardinals (Source)
Jets at Dolphins (Source
Colts at Steelers  (Source
Packers at Chargers, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Patriots at Ravens, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Monday, Nov. 4
Cowboys at Giants, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 10

Sunday, Nov. 10
Giants at Jets (Source
Bills at Browns (Source)
Dolphins at Colts (Source)
Seahawks at 49ers (Source)
Falcons at Saints, 1 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 11

Sunday, Nov. 17
Patriots at Eagles (Source)
Jets at Redskins (Source
Bills at Dolphins (Source)
Jaguars at Colts  (Source
Saints at Buccaneers, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Cardinals at 49ers (Source)

Monday, Nov. 18
Chiefs vs. Chargers in Mexico City, 8:15 p.m. ET (Officially announced)

Week 12

Thursday, Nov. 21
Colts at Texans  (Source

Sunday, Nov. 24
Raiders at Jets (Source
Giants at Bears, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Dolphins at Browns (Source)
Panthers at Saints, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Packers at 49ers, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)
Cowboys at Patriots, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 13

Thursday, Nov. 28 (Thanksgiving)
Bears at Lions, 12:30 p.m. ET (Sports Business Journal)
TBA at Cowboys, 4:30 p.m. ET
Saints at Falcons, 8:30 p.m. ET (Source)

Sunday, Dec. 1
Jets at Bengals (Source
Eagles at Dolphins (Source)
Packers at Giants, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Titans at Colts  (Source
49ers at Ravens (Source)
Patriots at Texans, 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 14

Thursday, Dec. 5
Cowboys at Bears (Source)

Sunday, Dec. 8
Dolphins at Jets (Source
Redskins at Packers (Source)
Colts at Buccaneers  (Source
49ers at Saints, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Chiefs at Patriots, 4:25 p.m. ET (Source)

Monday, Dec. 9
Giants at Eagles, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 15

Thursday, Dec. 12
Jets at Ravens, 8:20 p.m ET (Source

Sunday, Dec. 15
Patriots at Bengals (Source)
Bears at Packers (Source)
Falcons at 49ers (Source)
Dolphins at Giants, 1 p.m. ET (Source)

Monday, Dec. 16
Colts at Saints, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 16

Saturday, Dec. 21 or Sunday, Dec. 22
Bills at Patriots (Source)

Sunday, Dec. 22
Steelers at Jets (Source
Bengals at Dolphins (Source)
Giants at Redskins, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Saints at Titans, 1 p.m. ET (Source)
Panthers at Colts  (Source
Rams at 49ers (Source)
Chiefs at Bears 8:20 p.m. ET (Source)

Monday, Dec. 23
Packers at Vikings, 8:15 p.m. ET (Source)

Week 17

Sunday, Dec. 29
Dolphins at Patriots (Source)
Colts at Jaguars  (Source
Packers at Lions (Source)
Jets at Bills (Source
49ers at Seahawks (Source)
Eagles at Giants (Source)
Saints at Panthers (Source

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