NFL Kickoff





Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 9:05PM
at Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Philadelphia QB Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles remaining the starting QB in place of injured Carson Wentz
Game delayed 45 minutes from original 8:20 PM start time due to lightning.
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 8:30PM
at Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 8:40PM
at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver, CO
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
First NFL start for Broncos QB Trevor Siemian
The first quarterback to start the opening game for a defending Super Bowl Champion having zero career pass attempts (Trevor Siemian, Denver Broncos)

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 8:40PM
at Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 8:42PM
at CenturyLink Stadium, Seattle, WA
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 9:13PM
at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver, CO
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Super Bowl Champion Ravens unable to host the traditional kickoff game due to conflict with baseball Orioles

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 8:41PM
Dallas Cowboys  24  vs
at MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Thursday, September 8, 2011 - 8:40PM
at Lambeau Field, Green Bay, WI
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Michele Tafoya
Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 8:41PM
at Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, LA
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Andrea Kremer

Thursday, September 10, 2009 - 8:41PM
at Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA
NBC - Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth,
Andrea Kremer
Thursday, September 4, 2008 - 7:08PM
at Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
NBC - Al Michaels, John Madden,
Andrea Kremer
The game’s kickoff was at 7 p.m. EDT, because of a time conflict with the 2008 Republican National Convention
Thursday, September 6, 2007 - 8:39PM
at RCA Dome, Indianapolis, IN
NBC - Al Michaels, John Madden,
Andrea Kremer

Thursday, September 7, 2006 - 8:37PM
Miami Dolphins  17  vs
at Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA
NBC - Al Michaels, John Madden,
Andrea Kremer
Thursday, September 8, 2005 - 9:07PM
at Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA
ABC - Al Michaels, John Madden,
Michele Tafoya
Thursday, September 9, 2004 - 9:08PM
at Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA
ABC - Al Michaels, John Madden,
Michele Tafoya