Packers week one opponent revealed, Bears to play on Sunday night


Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones (33) runs in front of New Orleans Saints cornerback Janoris Jenkins (20) during an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – While the full 2021 NFL schedule will be released later on Wednesday, the Green Bay Packers week one opponent was revealed.

The Packers will play the New Orleans Saints, in New Orleans, at 4:25 p.m. (EST). According to reports, it will be FOX’s America’s Game of the Week.

Other notable week one games are, Sam Darnold playing his former team, as the Carolina Panthers play the New York Jets.

Baker Mayfield also faces off against Patrick Mahomes when the Cleveland Browns play the Kansas City Chiefs.

The Sunday night week one game is the Chicago Bears at the Los Angeles Rams.

The season-opener will have the Dallas Cowboys play the defending champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sept. 9. The Monday night game will be the Baltimore Ravens at the Las Vegas Raiders.

The full NFL schedule will be released on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. on the NFL Network.

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