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Published: Sept. 5, 2019 at 10:39 p.m.
Updated: Sept. 10, 2019 at 01:53 a.m.

Best photos from Week 1 of the 2019 season

The celebration of the NFL's 100th Season is kicking off with a rivalry match of the ages: the Green Bay Packers challenging the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. As we celebrate the return of football, take a look at some of the best photos of Week 1 of the 100th Season!

25 Photos Total

  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) celebrates a touchdown on the field during an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 in Oakland, Calif. 25

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    Derek Carr

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) celebrates a touchdown on the field during an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 in Oakland, Calif.

  • Denver Broncos quarterback Joe Flacco is tackled by Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Oakland, Calif. 24

    Ben Margot/Associated Press

    Joe Flacco, Vontaze Burfict

    Denver Broncos quarterback Joe Flacco is tackled by Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Oakland, Calif.

  • Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams scores a touchdown as Denver Broncos free safety Justin Simmons looks on during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Oakland, Calif. 23

    D. Ross Cameron/Associated Press

    Tyrell Williams

    Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams scores a touchdown as Denver Broncos free safety Justin Simmons looks on during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Oakland, Calif.

  • New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz celebrates his game winning 58-yard field goal at the end of regulation in the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans in New Orleans, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. The Saints won 30-28. 22

    Butch Dill/Associated Press

    Wil Lutz

    New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz celebrates his game winning 58-yard field goal at the end of regulation in the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans in New Orleans, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. The Saints won 30-28.

  • New Orleans Saints free safety Marcus Williams (43) makes a catch in front of Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller (15) during an NFL football game, Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 in New Orleans. 21

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    Marcus Williams, Will Fuller

    New Orleans Saints free safety Marcus Williams (43) makes a catch in front of Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller (15) during an NFL football game, Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 in New Orleans.

  • Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) scores a touchdown during an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints, Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 in New Orleans. 20

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    Deshaun Watson

    Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) scores a touchdown during an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints, Monday, Sep. 9, 2019 in New Orleans.

  • Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (10) tries to pull in a pass against New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore (23) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. 19

    Butch Dill/Associated Press

    DeAndre Hopkins, Marshon Lattimore

    Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (10) tries to pull in a pass against New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore (23) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019.

  • Minnesota Vikings free safety Harrison Smith (22) breaks up a pass intended for Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Russell Gage (83) during the first quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium. 18

    Harrison Barden/Associated Press

    Harrison Smith, Russell Gage

    Minnesota Vikings free safety Harrison Smith (22) breaks up a pass intended for Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Russell Gage (83) during the first quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium.

  • Philadelphia Eagles' DeSean Jackson celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia. 17

    Matt Rourke/Associated Press

    DeSean Jackson

    Philadelphia Eagles' DeSean Jackson celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia.

  • San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) runs to the end zone against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first half an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. The touchdown was called back after a penalty. 16

    Chris O'Meara/Associated Press

    George Kittle

    San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) runs to the end zone against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first half an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. The touchdown was called back after a penalty.

  • Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper (81) is tackled by Minnesota Vikings defensive back Kris Boyd after making a reception during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Minneapolis. 15

    Bruce Kluckhohn/Associated Press

    Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper (81) is tackled by Minnesota Vikings defensive back Kris Boyd after making a reception during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Minneapolis.

  • Seattle Seahawks running back Chris Carson leaps over Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Sam Hubbard as he carries the ball during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Seattle. 14

    John Froschauer/Associated Press

    Chris Carson

    Seattle Seahawks running back Chris Carson leaps over Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Sam Hubbard as he carries the ball during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Seattle.

  • Detroit Lions wide receiver Danny Amendola (80) pulls in a touchdown catch as Arizona Cardinals free safety D.J. Swearinger (36) defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Glendale, Ariz. 13

    Rick Scuteri/Associated Press

    Danny Amendola, D.J. Swearinger

    Detroit Lions wide receiver Danny Amendola (80) pulls in a touchdown catch as Arizona Cardinals free safety D.J. Swearinger (36) defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Glendale, Ariz.

  • Washington Redskins' Terry McLaurin catches a touchdown pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia. 12

    Michael Perez/Associated Press

    Terry McLaurin

    Washington Redskins' Terry McLaurin catches a touchdown pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia.

  • Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey (22) reacts following a touchdown against the Los Angeles Rams during the second half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. 11

    Mike McCarn/Associated Press

    Christian McCaffrey

    Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey (22) reacts following a touchdown against the Los Angeles Rams during the second half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019.

  • Philadelphia Eagles' Alshon Jeffery, left, hangs onto a touchdown pass against Washington Redskins' Jon Bostic during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia. 10

    Matt Rourke/Associated Press

    Jon Bostic, Alshon Jeffery

    Philadelphia Eagles' Alshon Jeffery, left, hangs onto a touchdown pass against Washington Redskins' Jon Bostic during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia.

  • Minnesota Vikings defensive back Anthony Harris (41) intercepts a pass intended for Atlanta Falcons tight end Luke Stocker in the end zone during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Minneapolis. 9

    Bruce Kluckhohn/Associated Press

    Anthony Harris, Luke Stocker

    Minnesota Vikings defensive back Anthony Harris (41) intercepts a pass intended for Atlanta Falcons tight end Luke Stocker in the end zone during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Minneapolis.

  • Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Russell Gage (83) catches a pass over Minnesota Vikings free safety Harrison Smith (22) during an NFL football game, Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019 in Minneapolis. 8

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    Russell Gage, Harrison Smith

    Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Russell Gage (83) catches a pass over Minnesota Vikings free safety Harrison Smith (22) during an NFL football game, Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019 in Minneapolis.

  • Philadelphia Eagles' Zach Ertz is sent flying after a tackle by Washington Redskins' Montae Nicholson during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia. 7

    Michael Perez/Associated Press

    Zach Ertz

    Philadelphia Eagles' Zach Ertz is sent flying after a tackle by Washington Redskins' Montae Nicholson during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia.

  • Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) hugs Miami Dolphins defensive back Chris Lammons (30) at the end of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Ravens defeated the Dolphins 59-10. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) 6

    Brynn Anderson/Associated Press

    Lamar Jackson,Chris Lammons

    Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) hugs Miami Dolphins defensive back Chris Lammons (30) at the end of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Ravens defeated the Dolphins 59-10. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

  • Green Bay Packers strong safety Adrian Amos (31) celebrates after an interception in the endzone during an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 in Chicago. 5

    Ben Liebenberg/NFL

    Adrian Amos

    Green Bay Packers strong safety Adrian Amos (31) celebrates after an interception in the endzone during an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 in Chicago.

  • Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson (12) goes airborne after a reception during an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 in Chicago. 4

    Todd Rosenberg/NFL

    Allen Robinson

    Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson (12) goes airborne after a reception during an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 in Chicago.

  • Green Bay Packers' Jimmy Graham leaps over Chicago Bears' Eddie Jackson during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Chicago. 3

    Ben Liebenberg/NFL

    Jimmy Graham, Eddie Jackson

    Green Bay Packers' Jimmy Graham leaps over Chicago Bears' Eddie Jackson during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Chicago.

  • Chicago Bears' Roy Robertson-Harris sacks Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Chicago. 2

    Charles Rex Arbogast/Associated Press

    Roy Robertson-Harris

    Chicago Bears' Roy Robertson-Harris sacks Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Chicago.

  • Chicago Bears tight end Ben Braunecker (82), tight end Bradley Sowell (85), quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10), wide receiver Taylor Gabriel (18), and teammates huddle prior kickoff during an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 in Chicago. 1

    Todd Rosenberg/NFL

    Ben Braunecker, Bradley Sowell, Mitchell Trubisky, Taylor Gabriel

    Chicago Bears tight end Ben Braunecker (82), tight end Bradley Sowell (85), quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10), wide receiver Taylor Gabriel (18), and teammates huddle prior kickoff during an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 in Chicago.