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2021 NFL Schedule to be Released Wed 05/12/21


The NFL schedule was always released in April before the NFL draft. These are still uncertain times so that has been delayed. The NFL is changing to a 17 game schedule with three preseason games instead of four. So word came out that the schedule release would be delayed until May.  The NFL made it official today by announcing that the schedule will be released on Wed May 12,2021. Fans are discussing the Jets schedule in our forums.

Here is the official press release from the NFL Media Relations department.

‘Schedule Release ’21’ Show on NFL Network Airs Wednesday, May 12 at 8:00 PM ET

All 32 Team Schedules & More to be Available on NFL.com & the NFL App

The National Football League announced today that the 2021 NFL Schedule powered by AWS will be released on NFL Network, NFL.com and the NFL app on Wednesday, May 12 at 8:00 PM ET.

NFL Network’s coverage will be highlighted by Schedule Release ’21 Presented by Verizon which breaks down the 2021 NFL regular season schedule, division-by-division, analyzing the top matchups and primetime games.

Live streaming of NFL Network is available across multiple devices (smartphone, PC, tablet and connected TVs) through the NFL app or NFL.com/watch for subscribers of participating NFL Network providers.

NFL.com and the NFL app will provide complete team-by-team and weekly schedules of all regular season games, listing opponents, sites and times.

The 2021 NFL season will feature each team playing 17 regular-season games and three preseason games for the first time, providing fans an extra week of regular-season NFL action. The 17th game will feature teams from opposing conferences that finished in the same place within their division the previous season, with the AFC as the home conference for the 17th game in 2021.


This Article Was Written By Phil Sullivan

Phil Sullivan

I started JetNation in 2005 and have been a New York Jets season ticket holder since graduating from high school. My dream is to see the New York Jets win the Super Bowl. Until then, I will be right here on JetNation writing, dreaming and talking NY Jets football.


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