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GREEN BAY — The Green Bay Packers’ 2022 NFL schedule will feature 17 regular-season games and three preseason games. It is highlighted by five prime-time contests (subject to flexible scheduling) on the original schedule for the ninth straight year (2014-22), seven games against 2021 playoff teams and five contests versus division winners from last year.

The Packers will open the season at the Minnesota Vikings, marking the fourth straight year and the eighth time in the last 10 seasons Green Bay has started the season on the road. It is also just the second time ever that Green Bay has played at Minnesota in Week 1 (2020).

Week 2 brings a division opponent at home for the fifth consecutive season when the Packers and Chicago Bears face off. The game will be played on Sunday night, marking the second straight year the home opener is in prime time and the 17th consecutive regular season that the Packers and Bears have squared off in a prime-time game. It is the third time in the last four seasons that Green Bay has opened up with two division opponents (2019-20).


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The Packers go back on the road in Week 3 as they travel to face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, marking the third straight year that Green Bay opens the season with two of the first three games on the road. Week 4 bring the Packers back to Lambeau Field for a matchup with the New England Patriots.

For the first time in franchise history, Green Bay will travel to London, where it will face off against the New York Giants in Week 5. The Packers return to the states to host the New York Jets in Week 6, marking the first time since 2010 that Green Bay plays both New York teams in the same season.

The Packers finish October and start November with three straight road games, marking just the third time this century (2012 and 2016) that Green Bay plays three straight contests on the road. The Packers travel to play the Washington Commanders in Week 7, the Buffalo Bills in Week 8 and the Detroit Lions in Week 9. The Week 8 matchup is the first prime-time game between the Packers and Bills.

Green Bay will return to Lambeau for back-to-back home games in Weeks 10-11, first hosting the Dallas Cowboys and then playing on Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans. It is the first time Green Bay will play an AFC opponent in a Thursday night contest.

Weeks 12 and 13 will be on the road to end a run of a five road trips in seven games. The Packers first go east to play the Philadelphia Eagles in the first Sunday night matchup between the two teams and then travel to Chicago to take on the Bears. For the first time since 2014, Green Bay enters its bye (Week 14) after a road game. It is the latest bye ever for Green Bay, and it is just the fifth time since 1990 that the Packers have had a bye in Week 10 or later (Week 13 in 2021, Week 11 in 2019, Week 10 in 2012 and 2010).

Green Bay will end the regular season with three of its last four at home for the first time since 2011. In Week 15, the Packers host the Los Angeles Rams on Monday Night Football, marking the latest MNF contest ever at Lambeau Field. For the second straight year and for the fourth time in franchise history, the Packers will play on Christmas. It will be the first time Green Bay will play on the road on the holiday, as it travels to Florida to face the Miami Dolphins.

The Packers will finish the regular season the same way they started it, against two division opponents. Green Bay will end the regular season with back-to-back NFC North games for the fifth time in the last seven seasons. It is the first time ever that Green Bay will play two regular-season home games in January. In Week 17, the Minnesota Vikings come to town and the regular season will end on either Saturday or Sunday with a visit from the Detroit Lions in Week 18.

With the three-game preseason schedule implemented last season, the Packers will alternate between hosting one and two preseason games each year. This year, with the Packers hosting only one preseason game, the matchup is designated as the Packers Give Back Game, with a benefiting charity to be highlighted through the game and surrounding activities. More information about the nonprofit organization chosen for this year’s Packers Give Back Game will be announced soon.

For ticket information, please visit www.packers.com/tickets. For a secure method to buy and sell tickets, the Packers encourage fans to use NFL Ticket Exchange at www.ticketmaster.com/packers.

All Packers games can be heard on the Packers Radio Network, which is made up of 49 stations in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois and South Dakota. This year, the Packers transitioned to a new flagship station in Milwaukee, iHeartRadio Milwaukee’s 97.3 The Game WRNW. For a full listing of radio affiliates, go to packers.com/video/radio-network

Flagshipped by Milwaukee’s WTMJ-TV, Packers preseason games are televised over an 21-station network throughout the state of Wisconsin, Upper Michigan, northeastern Minnesota, the Quad Cities, Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Waterloo in Iowa, Peoria in Illinois, St. Louis in Missouri, Bismarck, Fargo and Minot in North Dakota, Sioux Falls in South Dakota, Omaha in Nebraska and Anchorage, Fairbanks and Juneau in Alaska. For a list of affiliates, please go to packers.com/video/tv-network.

– PRESEASON –

Date                               Opponent                                                        Time (CT)                                TV                                    

TBD                                at San Francisco 49ers                                       TBD                      Packers TV Network

TBD                                NEW ORLEANS SAINTS                                   TBD                      Packers TV Network

                                            Green Bay Packers Give Back Game

TBD                                at Kansas City Chiefs                                          TBD                      Packers TV Network

*All preseason games will also be broadcast on Telemundo

– REGULAR SEASON –

Date                               Opponent                                                       Time (CT)                                  TV                                    

Sun., Sept. 11              at Minnesota Vikings                                      3:25 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Sept. 18              CHICAGO BEARS                                          7:20 p.m.                                NBC

Sun., Sept. 25              at Tampa Bay Buccaneers                            3:25 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Oct. 2                   NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (Gold Pkg.)   3:25 p.m.                                CBS

Sun., Oct. 9                   vs. New York Giants (Tottenham)                8:30 a.m.                               NFLN

Sun., Oct. 16                NEW YORK JETS                                            *12 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Oct. 23                at Washington Commanders                          *12 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Oct. 30                at Buffalo Bills                                                *7:20 p.m.                                NBC

Sun., Nov. 6                  at Detroit Lions                                                  *12 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Nov. 13                DALLAS COWBOYS                                    *3:25 p.m.                                FOX

Thu., Nov. 17                TENNESSEE TITANS (Gold Pkg.)              7:15 p.m.                         Prime Video

Sun., Nov. 27                at Philadelphia Eagles                                  *7:20 p.m.                                NBC

Sun., Dec. 4                  at Chicago Bears                                              *12 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Dec. 11                BYE

Mon., Dec. 19               LOS ANGELES RAMS                                 *7:15 p.m.                          ESPN/ABC

Sun., Dec. 25                at Miami Dolphins                                               12 p.m.                                FOX

Sun., Jan. 1                   MINNESOTA VIKINGS                                 *3:25 p.m.                                CBS

Sat./Sun., Jan. 7/8       DETROIT LIONS                                                     TBD                                TBD

    

This season, “flexible scheduling” for Sunday night may be used twice between Weeks 5-10, and during Weeks 11-15 and Week 17. In weeks of the season eligible for “flexible scheduling,” the games listed for the Sunday night window are tentative and subject to change. Only Sunday afternoon games are eligible to be moved to Sunday night, in which case the tentatively scheduled Sunday night game would be moved to a Sunday afternoon. Flexible scheduling will not be applied to games airing on Thursday or Monday nights. In Week 15, three of five designated matchups will be played on Saturday with the remainder to be played on Sunday. Specific dates and start times for the designated Week 15 matchups will be determined and announced at a later date during the season. In Week 18, two games will be played on Saturday (3:30 p.m. CT and 7:15 p.m. CT) with the remainder to be played on Sunday afternoon (12 p.m. CT and 3:25 p.m. CT) and one matchup to be played on Sunday night (7:20 p.m. CT). Specific dates, start times, and networks for Week 18 matchups will be determined and announced following the conclusion of Week 17.

A pdf of the schedule can be downloaded at the following link: https://static.clubs.nfl.com/image/upload/packers/cgwvxyfqbz0hxogosymv

SCHEDULE NOTES …

at Minnesota, Sept. 11, 3:25 p.m. CT (FOX) – Of the past 39 regular-season meetings between the teams, 25 of those games have been decided by seven points or less…The Packers have a 30-30 record in away games against the Vikings, including wins at Minnesota in two of the last three seasons.

vs. Chicago, Sept. 18, 7:20 p.m. CT (NBC) – Green Bay has won 12 of the last 14 meetings against the Bears at Lambeau Field, including a 45-20 victory last season…The Packers have outscored Chicago, 406-215, in the last 14 home games, scoring 20-plus points in 12 of those contests…It is the third straight season and the 11th time in the last 12 years that the Packers-Bears game at Lambeau Field will be played in prime time…It is the Bears’ first visit to Lambeau Field in September since 2018.

at Tampa Bay, Sept. 25, 3:25 p.m. CT (FOX) – The Packers and Buccaneers face off for the third time since 2020 (two regular season, one postseason)…It is Green Bay’s second visit to Tampa in three seasons (2020)…The Packers have won three of the last four regular-season matchups…Only two of the last seven contests between the two have been decided by a touchdown or less…The winning team has scored 20-plus points in each of the last seven games (including postseason) and 30-plus points in five of those contests.

vs. New England, Oct. 2, 3:25 p.m. CT (CBS) – They have split the last two matchups (2014, 2018), with both teams winning at home…New England holds a 6-5 advantage in the all-time regular-season series, while the Packers won the only postseason matchup, a 35-21 victory in Super Bowl XXXI…Two of the last three contests between the two teams have been decided by a combined nine points.

vs. New York Giants, Oct. 9, 8:30 a.m. CT (NFLN) – Game will be played at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London with a local kickoff of 2:30 p.m. …It is the largest football club stadium in London, with a capacity of 62,850…It is the Packers’ first international regular-season game…The Packers will become the 32nd NFL team to play in London since 2007…Previously, Green Bay has played internationally during the preseason on three occasions: in Toronto in 1997, Tokyo in 1998 and Winnipeg in 2019…Including the postseason, the Packers have one each of the last three matchups, scoring over 30 points in both of the last two games (31, 38)…Five of the last six games between the two teams (including playoffs) have been decided by 14-plus points, with each team winning three times.

vs. New York Jets, Oct. 16, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The Packers have won three straight over the Jets, including their last home game, a 31-24 victory in 2014…Each of the last three games against the Jets have been decided by single digits…In four of the last five contests, the winning team has scored 30-plus points…Of the 13 matchups, two have gone to overtime, including the last contest in 2018.

at Washington, Oct. 23, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The teams met last year on Oct. 24 in Green Bay, with the Packers winning, 24-10…Including the postseason, Green Bay has won four of the last six matchups between the two teams…The Packers’ last win at Washington was a 35-18 victory in the 2016 NFC Wild Card…Five of the last six contests between the two have been decided by 14-plus points (including playoffs).

at Buffalo, Oct. 30, 7:20 p.m. CT (NBC) – The two teams have alternated wins in the series since 1994 with each club winning four contests…Only four of the 13 previous contests in the series have been decided by single digits…Green Bay won the last matchup, a 22-0 victory at home in 2018…Neither team has won a road game in the series since 1991, a 34-24 victory by the Bills…The Packers are looking for their first-ever win at Buffalo.

at Detroit, Nov. 6, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The Packers have won two of the last three contests at Detroit and five of the last six games overall…Green Bay has scored 30-plus points in each of the last four games…The Packers lead the regular-season series, 103-73-7 (.582), and have won both postseason contests the two clubs have played…Green Bay’s 103 regular-season wins over the Lions are the most it has against any team…The Packers swept the season series in two of the last three seasons and 11 times in the last 18 years.

vs. Dallas, Nov. 13, 3:25 p.m. CT (FOX) – It will be the first time former Packers head coach Mike McCarthy returns to Lambeau Field…Green Bay is 20-17 against the Cowboys (including postseason) and has won three in a row and eight of the last nine…The Packers have scored 34-plus points in five of those contests, including each of the last three…Including the postseason, it will be the eighth matchup between the two franchises in 10 years (2013-2022)…Green Bay is 11-5 at home against the Cowboys (including playoffs).

vs. Tennessee, Nov. 17, 7:15 p.m. CT (Prime Video) – Third-ever prime-time game against the Titans (MNF in 2004 and Sunday night in 2020)…Green Bay has won two of the last three contests, including a 40-14 win at home in 2020…Each of the last three games and four of the last five have been decided by 20-plus points…The winning team has scored 40-plus points in four of the last five games, including the last three…The Packers have won two straight Thursday games and six of their last eight.

at Philadelphia, Nov. 27, 7:20 p.m. CT (NBC) – The Packers have won six of the last eight meetings (including playoffs) against the Eagles…In the last seven meetings in Green Bay, four have been decided by seven points or less…The Packers won the last matchup, 30-16, at home in 2020…The Packers also won the last road game against Philadelphia, 27-13, on MNF in 2016.

at Chicago, Dec. 4, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – Including a 2010 playoff victory at Chicago, Green Bay has won 23 of the last 28 meetings between the rivals at Soldier Field, including 11 of the last 12…Seven of the last 10 games between the two clubs at Soldier Field have been decided by single digits…Overall, the Packers have won six straight games against the Bears and 10 of the last 11.

vs. L.A. Rams, Dec. 19, 7:15 p.m. CT (ESPN/ABC) – It will be the first time the Packers have hosted the defending Super Bowl champions since Oct. 14, 2001, vs. Baltimore…It will be the first prime-time matchup between the teams since they met on MNF at Lambeau Field (Nov. 29, 2004)…The Packers are on MNF for the 30th straight season…It will be the latest regular-season visit for the Rams to Lambeau Field since 1992, a 28-13 victory by Green Bay on Dec. 20…Green Bay has won six of the last seven regular-season matchups with the Rams and 13 of the last 18…Including the postseason, the Packers have won each of the last four home games against the Rams, outscoring them 116-59.

at Miami, Dec. 25, 12 p.m. CT (FOX) – The Packers have won four of the last five matchups with the Dolphins, including the last time they played (31-12 in 2018 in Green Bay)…Seven of the last 11 matchups between the Packers and Dolphins have been decided by single digits…Green Bay has scored 20-plus points against Miami in each of the last seven games…The Packers last played at Miami in 2014, a 27-24 victory…This will be only the second December game for Green Bay at Miami (Dec. 19, 1971).

vs. Minnesota, Jan. 1, 3:25 p.m. CT (CBS) – Will be just the third January matchup for the Packers and Vikings during the regular season (2015, 2021)…Three of the last four matchups between the two in Green Bay have been decided by six points or less, including a tie in 2018…The Packers have won four of the last five meetings…Green Bay has scored 22-plus points in 13 of the last 16 home games vs. Minnesota, including 37 last season.

vs. Detroit, Jan. 7-8, TBD (TBD) – Including a 1994 playoff victory, the Packers are 28-3 against the Lions in the state of Wisconsin since 1992…Green Bay scored 42 points in the meeting at Lambeau in 2021, the most it had scored at home against the Lions since posting 45 in 2011…The Packers followed it up with scoring 35 in an 18-point victory last season at home…Green Bay will close the regular season at home for the first time since 2018 when they faced the Lions.

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By staff