NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE (NFL) 2005 SCHEDULE



The beginning of the football season is here! The schedules have been announced.

WEEK 1

Thursday, Sept. 8
Oakland Raiders at New England Patriots, 9 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 11
Chicago Bears at Washington Redskins, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati Bengals at Cleveland Browns, 1 p.m.
Denver Broncos at Miami Dolphins, 1 p.m.
Houston Texans at Buffalo Bills, 1 p.m.
New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers, 1 p.m.
New York Jets at Kansas City Chiefs, 1 p.m.
Seattle Seahawks at Jacksonville Jaguars, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Minnesota Vikings, 1 p.m.
Tennessee Titans at Pittsburgh Steelers, 1 p.m.
Arizona Cardinals at New York Giants, 4:15 p.m.
Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers, 4:15 p.m.
Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions, 4:15 p.m.
St. Louis Rams at San Francisco 49ers, 4:15 p.m.
Indianapolis Colts at Baltimore Ravens, 8:30 p.m.

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Monday, Sept. 12
Philadelphia Eagles at Atlanta Falcons, 9 p.m.

WEEK 2

Sunday, Sept. 18
Baltimore at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
Buffalo at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Detroit at Chicago, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.
Minnesota at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
New England at Carolina, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Houston, 1 p.m.
San Francisco at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.
Atlanta at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.
St. Louis at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.
Cleveland at Green Bay, 4:15 p.m.
Miami at N.Y. Jets, 4:15 p.m.
San Diego at Denver, 4:15 p.m.
Kansas City at Oakland, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 19
Washington at Dallas, 9 p.m.

WEEK 3

Sunday, Sept. 25
Atlanta at Buffalo, 1 p.m.
Carolina at Miami, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati at Chicago, 1 p.m.
Cleveland at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.
New Orleans at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
Oakland at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Green Bay, 1 p.m.
Tennessee at St. Louis, 1 p.m.
Arizona at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.
Dallas at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
New England at Pittsburgh, 4:15 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at San Diego, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 26
Kansas City at Denver, 9 p.m.

Open date: Baltimore, Detroit, Houston, Washington

WEEK 4

Sunday, Oct. 2
Buffalo at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Denver at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.
Detroit at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Houston at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
Indianapolis at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
Philadelphia at Kansas City, 1 p.m.
San Diego at New England, 1 p.m.
Seattle at Washington, 1 p.m.
St. Louis at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Jets at Baltimore, 4:05 p.m.
Dallas at Oakland, 4:15 p.m.
Minnesota at Atlanta, 4:15 p.m.
San Francisco at Arizona, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 3
Green Bay at Carolina, 9 p.m.

Open date: Chicago, Cleveland, Miami, Pittsburgh

WEEK 5

Sunday, Oct. 9
Baltimore at Detroit, 1 p.m.
Chicago at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
Miami at Buffalo, 1 p.m.
New England at Atlanta, 1 p.m.
New Orleans at Green Bay, 1 p.m.
Seattle at St. Louis, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.
Tennessee at Houston, 1 p.m.
Indianapolis at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
Carolina at Arizona, 4:15 p.m.
Philadelphia at Dallas, 4:15 p.m.
Washington at Denver, 4:15 p.m.
Cincinnati at Jacksonville, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 10
Pittsburgh at San Diego, 9 p.m.

Open date: Kansas City, Minnesota, N.Y. Giants, Oakland

WEEK 6

Sunday, Oct. 16
Atlanta at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Carolina at Detroit, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
Cleveland at Baltimore, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.
Miami at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Minnesota at Chicago, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 1 p.m.
Washington at Kansas City, 1 p.m.
New England at Denver, 4:15 p.m.
N.Y. Jets at Buffalo, 4:15 p.m.
San Diego at Oakland, 4:15 p.m.
Houston at Seattle, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 17
St. Louis at Indianapolis, 9 p.m.

Open date: Arizona, Green Bay, Philadelphia, San Francisco

WEEK 7

Sunday, Oct. 23
Detroit at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
Green Bay at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
Indianapolis at Houston, 1 p.m.
Kansas City at Miami, 1 p.m.
New Orleans at St. Louis, 1 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
San Diego at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.
San Francisco at Washington, 1 p.m.
Dallas at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.
Baltimore at Chicago, 4:15 p.m.
Buffalo at Oakland, 4:15 p.m.
Denver at N.Y. Giants, 4:15 p.m.
Tennessee at Arizona, 4:15 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 24
N.Y. Jets at Atlanta, 9 p.m.

Open date: Carolina, Jacksonville, New England, Tampa Bay

WEEK 8

Sunday, Oct. 30
Arizona at Dallas, 1 p.m.
Chicago at Detroit, 1 p.m.
Cleveland at Houston, 1 p.m.
Green Bay at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at St. Louis, 1 p.m.
Miami at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Minnesota at Carolina, 1 p.m.
Oakland at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
Washington at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.
Kansas City at San Diego, 4:05 p.m.
Philadelphia at Denver, 4:15 p.m.
Tampa Bay at San Francisco, 4:15 p.m.
Buffalo at New England, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 31
Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 9 p.m.

Open date: Atlanta, Indianapolis, N.Y. Jets, Seattle

WEEK 9

Sunday, Nov. 6
Atlanta at Miami, 1 p.m.
Carolina at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Chicago at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati at Baltimore, 1 p.m.
Detroit at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
Houston at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.
Oakland at Kansas City, 1 p.m.
San Diego at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.
Tennessee at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
Seattle at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Green Bay, 4:15 p.m.
Philadelphia at Washington, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 7
Indianapolis at New England, 9 p.m.

Open date: Buffalo, Dallas, Denver, St. Louis

WEEK 10

Sunday, Nov. 13
Arizona at Detroit, 1 p.m.
Baltimore at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.
Houston at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.
Kansas City at Buffalo, 1 p.m.
Minnesota at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.
New England at Miami, 1 p.m.
San Francisco at Chicago, 1 p.m.
Washington at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Denver at Oakland, 4:05 p.m.
N.Y. Jets at Carolina, 4:05 p.m.
Green Bay at Atlanta, 4:15 p.m.
St. Louis at Seattle, 4:15 p.m.
Cleveland at Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 14
Dallas at Philadelphia, 9 p.m.

Open date: Cincinnati, New Orleans, San Diego, Tennessee

WEEK 11

Sunday, Nov. 20
Arizona at St. Louis, 1 p.m.
Carolina at Chicago, 1 p.m.
Detroit at Dallas, 1 p.m.
Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
Miami at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
New Orleans at New England, 1 p.m.
Oakland at Washington, 1 p.m.
Philadelphia at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Atlanta, 1 p.m.
Seattle at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
Buffalo at San Diego, 4:15 p.m.
N.Y. Jets at Denver, 4:15 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Baltimore, 4:15 p.m.
Kansas City at Houston, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 21
Minnesota at Green Bay, 9 p.m.

WEEK 12

Thursday, Nov. 24
Atlanta at Detroit, 12:30 p.m.
Denver at Dallas, 4:15 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 27
Baltimore at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
Carolina at Buffalo, 1 p.m.
Chicago at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Cleveland at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
New England at Kansas City, 1 p.m.
San Diego at Washington, 1 p.m.
San Francisco at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
St. Louis at Houston, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.
Miami at Oakland, 4:05 p.m.
Green Bay at Philadelphia, 4:15 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at Seattle, 4:15 p.m.
New Orleans at N.Y. Jets, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 28
Pittsburgh at Indianapolis, 9 p.m.

WEEK 13

Sunday, Dec. 4
Atlanta at Carolina, 1 p.m.
Buffalo at Miami, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.
Dallas at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.
Green Bay at Chicago, 1 p.m.
Houston at Baltimore, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
Minnesota at Detroit, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Tennessee at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.
Arizona at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
Washington at St. Louis, 4:05 p.m.
Denver at Kansas City, 4:15 p.m.
N.Y. Jets at New England, 4:15 p.m.
Oakland at San Diego, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 5
Seattle at Philadelphia, 9 p.m.

WEEK 14

Sunday, Dec. 11
Chicago at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.
Cleveland at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
Houston at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.
New England at Buffalo, 1 p.m.
Oakland at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.
St. Louis at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Carolina, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.
San Francisco at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.
Washington at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.
Baltimore at Denver, 4:15 p.m.
Kansas City at Dallas, 4:15 p.m.
Miami at San Diego, 4:15 p.m.
Detroit at Green Bay, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 12
New Orleans at Atlanta, 9 p.m.

WEEK 15

Saturday, Dec. 17
Tampa Bay at New England, 1:30 p.m.
Kansas City at N.Y. Giants, 5 p.m.
Denver at Buffalo, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 18
Arizona at Houston, 1 p.m.
Carolina at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Dallas at Washington, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Jets at Miami, 1 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
San Diego at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.
Seattle at Tennessee, 1 p.m.
San Francisco at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati at Detroit, 4:05 p.m.
Cleveland at Oakland, 4:05 p.m.
Philadelphia at St. Louis, 4:15 p.m.
Atlanta at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 19
Green Bay at Baltimore, 9 p.m.

WEEK 16

Saturday, Dec. 24
Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Buffalo at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.
Dallas at Carolina, 1 p.m.
Detroit at New Orleans, 1 p.m.
Jacksonville at Houston, 1 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at Washington, 1 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
San Diego at Kansas City, 1 p.m.
San Francisco at St. Louis, 1 p.m.
Tennessee at Miami, 1 p.m.
Philadelphia at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.
Indianapolis at Seattle, 4:15 p.m.
Oakland at Denver, 4:15 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 25
Chicago at Green Bay, 5 p.m.
Minnesota at Baltimore, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 26
New England at N.Y. Jets, 9 p.m.

WEEK 17

Saturday, Dec. 31
Denver at San Diego, 4:30 p.m.
N.Y. Giants at Oakland, 8 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 1
Arizona at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.
Baltimore at Cleveland, 1 p.m.
Buffalo at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.
Carolina at Atlanta, 1 p.m.
Chicago at Minnesota, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati at Kansas City, 1 p.m.
Detroit at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.
Miami at New England, 1 p.m.
New Orleans at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
Houston at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
Tennessee at Jacksonville, 4:05 p.m.
Seattle at Green Bay, 4:15 p.m.
Washington at Philadelphia, 4:15 p.m.
St. Louis at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

POSTSEASON

Saturday, Jan. 7 and Sunday, Jan. 8
Wild card weekend

Saturday, Jan. 14 and Sunday, Jan. 15
Divisional playoffs

Sunday, Jan. 22
Conference championships

Sunday, Feb. 5
Super Bowl XL