2015 schedule: Lions have Sunday Night game

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford reacts after the touchdown by teammate Joique Bell during the first half of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (WOOD) — The Detroit Lions will feature in a Sunday Night and two Monday Night games this season.

The NFL released the schedule for the 2015 season on Tuesday.

The Lions play:

  • 4:05 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 13 at San Diego Chargers
  • 1 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 20 at Minnesota Vikings
  • 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27 vs. the Denver Broncos at home. That game will air on NBC Sunday Night.
  • 8:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 5 at Seattle Seahawks
  • 4:05 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 11 vs. the Arizona Cardinals at home
  • 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18 vs. Chicago Bears at home
  • 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25 vs. Minnesota Vikings at home
  • As previously announced, the Lions will play the Kansas City Chiefs in London during Week 8. That’s at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1
  • The Lions have a bye-week in Week 9 (Nov. 8).
  • 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15 at Green Bay Packers
  • 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 22 vs. Oakland Raiders at home
  • 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 26 (Thanksgiving) vs. the Philadelphia Eagles at home
  • 8:25 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3 vs. Green Bay Packers at home
  • 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13 at St. Louis Rams.
  • 8:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21 at New Orleans Saints
  • 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 27 vs. San Francisco 49ers at home
  • 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 3 at Chicago Bears

Six games will be televised on national TV — a record for the Lions.

Season tickets for games at Ford Field are available online or by calling 313.262.2222.

 

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