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Thursday Night Football: Eagles vs. Falcons

NFL football is back!

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Finally, real NFL football is back in our lives.

Tonight marks the return of the world’s greatest game as the Philadelphia Eagles host the Atlanta Falcons in Game 1 of the 2018 season.

The Eagles are fresh off their Super Bowl win over the New England Patriots, though a lot of their top guys are sitting out tonight due to injury.

On the other side, Atlanta is looking to get back to the Super Bowl after making it there two years ago but fell to Philly in last year’s Division Round of the playoffs.

How to watch Atlanta Falcons at Philadelphia Eagles

  • When: Thursday, Sept. 6, 8:20 p.m. ET
  • Where: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia
  • TV: NBC
  • Announcers: Play-by-play man Al Michaels is joined by color analyst Cris Collinsworth to call the first NFL game this season.
  • Online Streaming: To watch the Eagles-Falcons game online, you could head to or use the NBC Sports app.

Now, let’s talk football!