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When does the NFL start? The key dates of the 2022 season

all ready for a new nfl seasonlooking for the successor Los Angeles Ramschampions in 2021... or will it be the Angelenos themselves who repeat with


all ready for a new nfl seasonlooking for the successor Los Angeles Ramschampions in 2021… or will it be the Angelenos themselves who repeat with a back-to-back not seen in the league since the 2003 and 2004 campaigns with the New England Patriots?

Next, all the details to know about the most important dates of the North American contest.

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When does the NFL start? The key dates of the 2022 season

The NFL announced the full game schedule for the 2022 season in May, confirming that the defending champions Los Angeles Rams and another of this year’s great candidates, the buffalo billswill open the Regular Phase on Thursday September 8.

That first week will continue the Sunday September 11 with another 14 gamesincluding a Sunday Night between Dallas Cowboys and Tampa Bay Buccaneerswhile it will close on Monday with Monday Night between Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos.

The Regular Phase will end on Sunday January 8 of next yearwhile the Playoff crosses have the following dates:

  • Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 January 2023: Wild Card Round
  • Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 January 2023: Divisional Round
  • Sunday, January 29, 2023: conference championships
  • Sunday February 12, 2023: superbowl

For its part, preseason games will begin on Thursday, August 4 with a duel between Las Vegas Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars.