A rematch to look forward to

The Panthers and Broncos kick off the season in a not-to-be-missed Super Bowl 50 rematch. Read

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  1. 2016 NFL Kickoff Fan Events in Denver

    On Thursday, Sept. 8, football is back, as the 2016 NFL season kicks off with the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos hosting the Carolina Panthers at Mile High Stadium. Read

  2. February forecast: Our Super Bowl predictions

    Two Februarys ago, Tom Brady's Patriots outlasted Richard Sherman's Seahawks in one of the greatest Super Bowls ever. Will these two meet again in Houston? Our analysts provide their Super Bowl picks. Read

  3. 2016 season predictions: And the awards go to ...

    Who's poised to add some hardware to the mantel this season? Our analysts provide their picks for all of the major individual awards, with Khalil Mack, Russell Wilson and Ezekiel Elliott getting love. Read

  4. New NFL stadium bag policy

    Be clear on NFL GameDay safety

    To provide a safer environment for the public, the NFL has implemented a policy that limits the size and types of bags brought into stadiums. Get caught up here. Read

  5. Game Center: Panthers @ Broncos

    Panthers seek revenge in Super Bowl 50 rematch

    The Panthers were overmatched by Von Miller and Co. in a Super Bowl 50 loss to the Broncos. On September 8 they look for redemption to open the 2016 season.

  6. 2016 season predictions: NFC playoff teams

    Can David Johnson and the Cardinals defend their NFC West title against a loaded Seahawks squad? Our analysts project division winners and wild cards across the conference. Read

  7. 2016 season predictions: AFC playoff teams

    Our analysts forecast AFC division winners and wild-card teams. All four teams appear to be in play in the South. Can Blake Bortles, Andrew Luck or Marcus Mariota knock Houston off the throne? Read

  8. The Schein Nine

    Ranking 2016 MVP candidates: Back-to-back bros?

    Steph Curry just won his second straight MVP award. Can the quarterback of his favorite team, Cam Newton, follow suit? Adam Schein reveals the top contenders for the NFL's top honor. Read

  9. Game Center: Patriots @ Cardinals

    Patriots-Cardinals meet for Week 1 showdown

    Two of the NFL's most talented teams meet in what promises to be a thriller of a game and a fantastic coaching matchup as well.

  10. The Schein Nine

    Follow the King: Likeliest team to end Super drought?

    Cleveland's 52-year drought is over! LeBron James led the Cavs to their first title. Could Larry Fitzgerald or Adrian Peterson follow suit? Adam Schein ranks teams vying for that first Super Bowl win. Read

  11. Peyton 'pulling hard' for Osweiler in 2016

    Peyton Manning has a lot of time on his hands these days, which is good because he's decided to become a fan of about half the teams in the NFL, including Brock Osweiler's Texans. Read

  12. Game Center: Giants @ Cowboys

    Giants and Cowboys meet in East-ern clash

    Storied NFC East rivals take the field against one another in a no-love-lost opener between the dangerous Giants and the revitalized Cowboys.

  13. Joe Buck predicts Packers vs. Patriots in Super Bowl LI

    Fox Sports broadcaster Joe Buck gives his predictions for Super Bowl LI and discusses Dustin Johnson's recent U.S. Open controversy and compares it to Dez Bryant's catch/no catch play. Watch
  14. Sideline Gear + Free Shipping

    Sideline Gear + Free Shipping

    The 2016 season is in full swing. Visit NFL Shop online and browse our full inventory of sideline gear for all 32 NFL teams. Shop now and receive free shipping. Shop

  15. Game Center: Rams @ 49ers

    Rams begin their Los Angeles campaign

    The Rams usher in a new era in franchise history in their first game after returning home to Los Angeles. Can they take down the 49ers?

  16. Football 101: Teams & Divisions

    In need of a football education? Start here, as Football 101 breaks down how all 32 NFL teams are sorted into their respective conferences and divisions. Watch
  17. Top 10 non-quarterbacks

    J.J. Watt and Rob Gronkowski are the NFL's most valuable non-quarterbacks, writes Chris Wesseling. Where does Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller rank? Read

  18. Instant Debate

    Who's the best cornerback in the NFL today?

    The cornerback hierarchy is always a subject of great debate -- among fans and the players themselves. Who reigns supreme today? Richard Sherman, Patrick Peterson or Darrelle Revis? Someone else? Read

  19. Winners and losers of final minicamp week

    After 24 minicamps this week, teams escaped their facilities this week and won't be back until late July. Before we all downshift, let's take a look at some of the winners and losers from this week. Read

  20. Will QB Cam Newton repeat as MVP?

    The "NFL HQ" crew debates if Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton can repeat as MVP. Watch

2016 Kickoff

On Thursday, September 8 (8:30pm ET on NBC), football is back, as the 2016 season kicks off with the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos hosting the Carolina Panthers at Mile High Stadium. Then enjoy a full slate of games through Kickoff Weekend, as the NFL returns on Sunday, September 10 and Monday, September 11.


Click HERE for information on 2016 NFL Kickoff fan events in Denver on September 7 & 8


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