Chiefs to open up 2020 NFL season with playoff rematch against the Texans, schedules released

Chiefs to open up 2020 NFL season with playoff rematch against the Texans, schedules released
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Houston Texans, in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga) (Source: KY3)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs will open up the 2020 NFL season at Arrowhead Stadium with a Thursday night match-up against the Houston Texans, a playoff rematch from last season.

The Chiefs and Texans are scheduled kick off the NFL season on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 7:20 p.m.

Three of the first four opponents on the schedule made playoffs last year. The Chiefs will travel to Baltimore in Week 3 for a Monday Night match-up with the Ravens. The defending Super Bowl champions will also host the New England Patriots, now without long-time quarterback Tom Brady, in Week 4.

The Chiefs 2020 schedule consists of the following opponents:

  • Week 1: Sept. 10: vs. Texans (Thursday Night Football)
  • Week 2: Sept. 20: at Chargers
  • Week 3: Sept. 28: at Ravens (Monday Night Football)
  • Week 4: Oct. 4: vs. Patriots
  • Week 5: Oct. 11: vs. Raiders
  • Week 6: Oct. 15: at Bills (Thursday Night Football)
  • Week 7: Oct. 25: at Broncos
  • Week 8: Nov. 1: vs. Jets
  • Week 9: Nov. 8: vs. Panthers
  • Week 10: Nov. 15: BYE WEEK
  • Week 11: Nov. 22: at Raiders (Sunday Night Football)
  • Week 12: Nov. 29: at Buccaneers
  • Week 13: Dec. 6: vs. Broncos (Sunday Night Football)
  • Week 14: Dec. 13: at Dolphins
  • Week 15: Dec. 20: at Saints
  • Week 16: Dec. 27: vs. Falcons
  • Week 17: Jan. 4: vs. Chargers

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