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NFL reveals Chiefs’ opening 2021 matchup, full Week 1 schedule

Kansas City will open at Arrowhead Stadium against the Cleveland Browns in a rematch of last year’s Divsional round.

Divisional Round - Cleveland Browns v Kansas City Chiefs Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images

The Kansas City Chiefs will host the Cleveland Browns on September 12 at 3:25 p.m. in their 2021 NFL season-opener, as announced by the league early on Wednesday. The matchup is a rematch of last year’s Divisional round matchup, in which the Chiefs won 22-17.

The rest of the NFL’s 2021 schedule is expected to be revealed around 7 p.m. Arrowhead Time. Here are the other Week 1 games made official by the NFL:

Thursday Night Football and league-opener

Dallas Cowboys at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Early Sunday, September 12

Jacksonville Jaguars at Houston Texans

Pittsburgh Steelers at Buffalo Bills

New York Jets at Carolina Panthers

Arizona Cardinals at Tennessee Titans

Los Angeles Chargers at Washington Football Team

Minnesota Vikings at Cincinnati Bengals

San Francisco 49ers at Detroit Lions

Philadelphia Eagles at Atlanta Falcons

Seattle Seahawks at Indianapolis Colts

Late Sunday, September 12

Denver Broncos at New York Giants

Green Bay Packers at New Orleans Saints

Miami Dolphins at New England Patriots

Sunday Night Football

Chicago Bears at Los Angeles Rams

Monday Night Football

Baltimore Ravens at Las Vegas Raiders


What’s your way-too-early Week 1 prediction?

This poll is closed

  • 1%
    Browns in a blowout
    (29 votes)
  • 2%
    Browns in a close one
    (41 votes)
  • 47%
    Chiefs in a close one
    (801 votes)
  • 47%
    Chiefs in a blowout
    (799 votes)
1670 votes total Vote Now

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