Monday Night Football: Broncos at Seahawks kicks off ESPN’s schedule

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ESPN will debut a new broadcasting team this season, having lured Joe Buck and Troy Aikman from Fox to join sideline reporter Lisa Salters and rules analyst John Parry. Michelle Beisner-Buck also joins the team to present feature content.

The crew will hit the ground running, getting Russell Wilson‘s return to Seattle in his Broncos debut in Week 1. The Monday Night Football season ends with a to-be-announced doubleheader Jan. 7.

Here is the entire Monday Night Football schedule:

Sept. 12 — Denver at Seattle

Sept. 19 — Tennessee at Buffalo and Minnesota at Philadelphia (ABC exclusive)

Sept. 26 — Dallas at NY Giants

Oct. 3 — LA Rams at San Francisco

Oct. 10 — Las Vegas at Kansas City

Oct. 17 — Denver at LA Chargers

Oct. 24 — Chicago at New England

Sunday, Oct. 30 — Denver vs. Jacksonville (international game in London)

Oct. 31 — Cincinnati at Cleveland

Nov. 7 — Baltimore at New Orleans

Nov. 14 — Washington at Philadelphia

Nov. 21 — San Francisco at Arizona

Nov. 28 — Pittsburgh at Indianapolis

Dec. 5 — New Orleans at Tampa Bay

Dec. 12 — New England at Arizona

Dec. 19 — LA Rams at Green Bay

Dec. 26 — LA Chargers at Indianapolis

Jan. 2 — Buffalo at Cincinnati

Jan. 7 — TBD doubleheader

ESPN will continue with an alternative announcing option in the form of the “ManningCast” with Peyton and Eli Manning. The “ManningCast” aired for nine regular-season Monday Night Football games and ESPN’s Wild Card weekend during the 2021 season.

11 responses to “Monday Night Football: Broncos at Seahawks kicks off ESPN’s schedule

  1. Some good games here. Feels like some of the prestige is coming back to MNF like it used to be.

    Chi @ NE – Justin Fields vs Mac Jones. I like both QB’s and looking forward to that matchup.

  2. I see now the schedule I was looking at on the Pats site was not yet 100% complete/accurate. The Bears are on MNF, and the Week 14 game is vs Az. Raiders are a Sunday night, and the Bye is in week 10. 5 Prime Time games. 1 MNF, 2 Sunday Nite, and 2 Thursday Nite. 11-6, due to tough late season games. Swipe one of those games and it’s 12-5. If they don’t swipe one, that final game vs Buffalo will be for the division. Win it and go 11-6. Lose it and go 10-7 again, with a repeat of second place behind Buffalo. Buffalo has a tough schedule. Gonna be a dog fight. The team that avoids the unexpected let down….the one that manages to stay 100% focused over the duration…will likely eek out the division. The second place finisher may not make the playoffs due to how stacked the AFC is.

  3. I love the Jan 2nd matchup tween Bills in the Natti. Should happen much earlier in the year, but, whatever, I’ll take it. Best game of the year hands down. boof!

  4. Ticket to the Seahawks/Denver game $145
    Eight beers
    Watching Drew Lock beat Russ pricele$$

  5. I like Carson having to go back to Philly
    Obviously Wilson going “back home” good call.

  6. I guess the NFL has already decided Watson’s fate. Cleveland gets a Monday Night game in Week 9. Sounds like an 8 game suspension to me…

  7. Worst game on the schedule. Wilson is past his prime and neither team are competing for much. Sadly, one of the bad teams will be 1-0, my guess is the winner will be 1-4 after week 5.

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