BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Buffalo Bills are ready for primetime.
The Bills’ 2022 schedule was released at 8 p.m. Thursday night – and the Bills are set for at least five primetime games, as well as the early game shown nationally on Thanksgiving.
The Bills will kick off the NFL season against the Super Bowl champion Rams in Week 1, and they will host the Titans on Monday Night Football in Week 2. In all, they play twice on Monday Night Football, once on Sunday Night Football, and three times on Thursday. The complete schedule is below.
The Bills will have nine road games this season and only eight home games. The AFC had the extra home game last year when the league transitioned to the 17-game schedule.
Bills preseason schedule
Dates and times TBD
Week 1: vs. Indianapolis Colts (WIVB)
Week 2: vs. Denver Broncos (WIVB)
Week 3: at Carolina Panthers (WIVB)
Bills 2022 regular-season schedule
Week 1: Thursday, Sept. 8 at Los Angeles Rams, 8:20 p.m. (NBC)
Week 2: Monday, Sept. 19 vs. Tennessee Titans, 7:15 p.m. (ESPN)
Week 3: Sunday, Sept. 25 at Miami Dolphins, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 4: Sunday, Oct. 2 at Baltimore Ravens, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 5: Sunday, Oct. 9 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 6: Sunday, Oct. 16 at Kansas City Chiefs, 4:25 p.m. (CBS)
Week 7: Bye week
Week 8: Sunday, Oct. 30 vs. Green Bay Packers, 8:20 p.m. (NBC)
Week 9: Sunday, Nov. 6 at New York Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 10: Sunday, Nov. 13 vs. Minnesota Vikings, 1 p.m. (FOX)
Week 11: Sunday, Nov. 20 vs. Cleveland Browns, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 12: Thursday, Nov. 24 at Detroit Lions, 12:30 p.m. (Thanksgiving) (CBS)
Week 13: Thursday, Dec. 1 at New England Patriots, 8:15 p.m. (Amazon; local TV TBD)
Week 14: Sunday, Dec. 11 vs. New York Jets, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 15: Sat/Sun Dec. 17/18 vs. Miami Dolphins, TBD
Week 16: Saturday, Dec. 24 at Chicago Bears, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Week 17: Monday, Jan. 2 at Cincinnati Bengals, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Week 18: Sat/Sun Jan. 7/8 vs. New England Patriots, TBD
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Nick Veronica is a Buffalo native who joined the News 4 team as a Digital Executive Producer in 2021. He previously worked at NBC Sports and The Buffalo News. You can follow Nick on Facebook and Twitter and find more of his work here.