Likely 2017 NFL TV schedules for New York market

The NFL schedule was released on Thursday night, and here’s a look at the likely schedule for the New York market.
A couple interesting points: the Jets and Giants are scheduled to play at the same time on five occasions (Sept. 24, Oct. 1 and 8, Dec. 10 and 31) – this is rather unusual since the NFL tries to keep the two teams apart in the same time window. Also, the New York market will be “cheated” of five doubleheader games due to the antiquated NFL blackout rules, which calls for no TV game opposite a Jets or Giants home game.
Hopefully, the NFL will utilize its flex scheduling to add a couple good match-ups into the late Sunday afternoon time slots because the current slate is not chock full of top match-ups, especially with the woeful California-based teams.

Thursday, September 7
Kansas City-New England, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Sunday, September 10
Jets-Buffalo, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Philadelphia-Washington – or – Tampa Bay-Miami – or – Arizona-Detroit – or – Atlanta-Chicago, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Seattle-Green Bay – or – Carolina-San Francisco, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
Giants-Dallas, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, September 11
New Orleans-Minnesota, 7:10 p.m. (ESPN)
Los Angeles Chargers-Denver, 10:20 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, September 14
Houston-Cincinnati, 8:25 p.m. (NFL Network)

Sunday, September 17
Chicago-Tampa Bay – or – Minnesota-Pittsburgh – or – Philadelphia-Kansas City – or – Arizona-Indianapolis, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Jets-Oakland, 4 p.m. (CBS-2)
No Fox-5 doubleheader game at 4:25 p.m. (blackout restriction, no Dallas-Denver game)
Green Bay-Atlanta, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, September 18
Detroit-Giants, 8:30 p.m. (a N.Y. station TBD, ESPN)

Thursday, September 21
Los Angeles Rams-San Francisco, 8:25 p.m. (NFL Network)

Sunday, September 24
Giants-Philadelphia, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Miami-Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Cincinnati-Green Bay – or – Kansas City-Los Angeles Chargers, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Oakland-Washington, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, September 25
Dallas-Arizona, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, September 28
Chicago-Green Bay, 8:25 p.m. (CBS-2, NFL Network)

Sunday, October 1
Jacksonville-Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Giants-Tampa Bay, 4 p.m. (Fox-5)
Oakland-Denver, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Indianapolis-Seattle, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, October 2
Washington-Kansas City, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, October 5
New England-Tampa Bay, 8:25 p.m. (CBS-2, NFL Network)

Sunday, October 8
Jets-Cleveland, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Los Angeles Chargers-Giants, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Green Bay-Dallas, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
Kansas City-Houston, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, October 9
Minnesota-Chicago, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, October 12
Philadelphia-Carolina, 8:25 p.m. (CBS-2, NFL Network)

Sunday, October 15
New England-Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Tampa Bay-Arizona – or – Los Angeles Rams-Jacksonville, 4 p.m. (Fox-5)
Giants-Denver, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, October 16
Indianapolis-Tennessee, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, October 19
Kansas City-Oakland, 8:25 p.m. (CBS-2, NFL Network)

Sunday, October 22
Jets-Miami, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Cincinnati-Pittsburgh – or – Baltimore-Minnesota – or – Tennessee-Cleveland – or – Jacksonville-Indianapolis, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Seattle-Giants, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Atlanta-New England, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, October 23
Washington-Philadelphia, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, October 26
Miami-Baltimore, 8:25 p.m. (CBS-2, NFL Network)

Sunday, October 29
Minnesota-Cleveland, 9:30 a.m. (NFL Network)
Atlanta-Jets, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Houston-Seattle, 4 p.m. (CBS-2)
Dallas-Washington, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
Pittsburgh-Detroit, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, October 30
Denver-Kansas City, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, November 2
Buffalo-Jets, 8:25 p.m. (a N.Y. station TBD, NFL Network)

Sunday, November 5
Los Angeles Rams-Giants, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
No doubleheader game on CBS-2 at 1 p.m. (blackout restrictions)
Kansas City-Dallas, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Oakland-Miami, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, November 6
Detroit-Green Bay, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, November 9
Seattle-Arizona, 8:25 p.m. (NBC-4, NFL Network)

Sunday, November 12
Jets-Tampa Bay, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Green Bay-Chicago – or – New Orleans-Buffalo – or – Minnesota-Washington – or – Cincinnati-Tennessee, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Giants-San Francisco, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
New England-Denver, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, November 13
Miami-Carolina, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, November 16
Tennessee-Pittsburgh, 8:25 p.m. (NBC-4, NFL Network)

Sunday, November 19
Kansas City-Giants, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Buffalo-Los Angeles Chargers, 4 p.m. (Fox-5)
Cincinnati-Denver – or – New England-Oakland, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Philadelphia-Dallas, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, November 20
Atlanta-Seattle, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, November 23
Minnesota-Detroit, 12:30 p.m. (Fox-5)
Los Angeles Chargers-Dallas, 4:30 p.m. (CBS-2)
Giants-Washington, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Sunday, November 26
Carolina-Jets, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
No doubleheader game on CBS-2 at 1 p.m. (blackout restrictions)
Jacksonville-Arizona – or – Denver-Oakland, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Green Bay-Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, November 27
Houston-Baltimore, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, November 30
Washington-Dallas, 8:25 p.m. (NBC-4, NFL Network)

Sunday, December 3
Kansas City-Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
No doubleheader game on Fox-5 at 1 p.m. (blackout restrictions)
Giants-Oakland, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
Philadelphia-Seattle, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, December 4
Pittsburgh-Cincinnati, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, December 7
New Orleans-Atlanta, 8:25 p.m. (NBC-4, NFL Network)

Sunday, December 10
Detroit-Tampa Bay – or – Seattle-Jacksonville – or – San Francisco-Houston – or – Green Bay-Cleveland – or – Chicago-Cincinnati, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Jets-Denver, 4 p.m. (CBS-2)
Dallas-Giants, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
Baltimore-Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, December 11
New England-Miami, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, December 14
Denver-Indianapolis, 8:25 p.m. (NBC-4, NFL Network)

Saturday, December 16
Chicago-Detroit, 4:30 p.m. (NFL Network)
Los Angeles Chargers-Kansas City, 8:25 p.m. (NFL Network)

Sunday, December 17
Jets-New Orleans, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Philadelphia-Giants, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Tennessee-San Francisco – or – New England-Pittsburgh, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
Dallas-Oakland, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Monday, December 18
Atlanta-Tampa Bay, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Saturday, December 23
Indianapolis-Baltimore, 4:30 p.m. (NFL Network)
Minnesota-Green Bay, 8:30 p.m. (NBC-4)

Sunday, December 24
Los Angeles Chargers-Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
No Fox-5 doubleheader game at 1 p.m. (blackout restrictions)
Giants-Arizona, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)
No NBC Sunday night game (Christmas Eve)

Monday, December 25
Pittsburgh-Houston, 4:30 p.m. (NBC-4, NFL Network)
Oakland-Philadelphia, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Sunday, December 31
Jets-New England, 1 p.m. (CBS-2)
Washington-Giants, 1 p.m. (Fox-5)
Oakland-Los Angeles Chargers – or – Kansas City-Denver, 4:25 p.m. (CBS-2)
San Francisco-Los Angeles Rams – or – Arizona-Seattle, 4:25 p.m. (Fox-5)

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