What time is the NFL kickoff today?

What time is the NFL kickoff today?

What time is NFL Kickoff? The Cowboys-Bucs game will begin at 8:30 p.m. ET.

Who plays the opening game of the NFL season?

The NFL’s 103rd season begins with the league’s annual primetime kickoff game, as the defending Super Bowl Champion Los Angeles Rams host the Buffalo Bills at SoFi Stadium on Thursday, September 8 (8:20 PM ET, NBC).

What time is kickoff central time?

Television Info. Even though the pre-game festivities kick off well ahead of time. . . honestly, they may have already started. . .the kickoff of the actual game itself is set for around 5:30 PM Central time.

Where do you kickoff from in the NFL?

We have you covered. Via the NFL rulebook: The kickoff team must have five players on each side of the ball and cannot line up more than one-yard from the restraining line. For example, the kicking team will line up at the 34-yard line for a kickoff from the 35-yard line.

Who plays in the NFL Kickoff game?

List of games

Season Date Home team
2018 September 6 Philadelphia Eagles
2019* September 5 Chicago Bears
2020 September 10 Kansas City Chiefs
2021 September 9 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

What is the new kick off rule?

Under this new rule that has been approved by the owners, the receiving team will be able to have no more than nine players lined up in the “setup zone,” which is the area between 10 and 25 yards of the kickoff spot.

Where does the kicker kick off from?

A kickoff occurs after every touchdown and field goal. On a kickoff the ball is placed on a tee on the 35 yard line. The kicker then kicks the ball downfield, changing the possession to the other team. There are four potential outcomes on a kickoff: a touchback, a fair catch, a return, and illegal procedure.