In one of only two NFL games played on a Tuesday in the past 70 years, backup quarterback Joe Webb (14) led the Vikings past the Eagles 24-14 in Philadelphia on Dec. 28, 2010. In the past 70 years, there have been two NFL games played on Tuesdays.
When was the last time the NFL played on Tuesday?
According to ESPN’s Turron Davenport, who cites ESPN Stats & Info and the Elias Sports Bureau, the last time an NFL game took place on a Tuesday was in 2010, when the Philadelphia Eagles and Minnesota Vikings met Dec. 28 after their game was moved due to a blizzard.
Does the NFL play on Tuesday?
The Tuesday game will be the second one this year and just the third one the NFL has seen since 1950. Not only did the Titans and Bills play back in Week 5, but the Eagles and Vikings also played a Tuesday game back in 2010.
Has an NFL game ever been played on a Friday?
The Friday game is so rare that there have only been 10 ever played since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970, and this year’s game will mark just the fifth time it’s happened since 1993. … Currently, the Rams are the only team that has played three Friday games (1970, 1984, 1986).
How many NFL games have been played on a Wednesday?
All told, there have been 40 NFL games played on Wednesdays dating back to 1925, according to Hall of Fame data.
Has there ever been an NFL game on a Saturday?
Since 2012, the NFL has games on Thursday nights every season. Should there be a need for it, an occasional Saturday afternoon or night game, only in mid to late December, due to the Sports Broadcasting Act of 1961. December Saturday games have been a part of the schedule every season since 1970, except for 2013.
Has there ever been a Wednesday NFL game?
Since 1950, the only time the NFL has played a Wednesday game came during the 2012 regular season opener. The Giants and Cowboys were originally scheduled to play on Thursday, but the game got bumped to Wednesday so that it didn’t conflict with President Obama’s speech at the Democratic National Convention that year.
Has there ever been an NFL game without penalties?
That’s how many infractions the Buccaneers committed in the game, marking just the second time in franchise history that the team has made it through a whole game without incurring a single accepted penalty. The other occasion was 37 years ago, against Detroit on Dec. 18, 1983.
What NFL team plays Thursday night?
2020 Thursday Night Football Schedule
- Week 1. September 10: Houston Texans at Kansas City Chiefs. …
- Week 2. September 17: Cincinnati Bengals at Cleveland Browns. …
- Week 3. September 24: Miami Dolphins at Jacksonville Jaguars. …
- Week 4. October 1: Denver Broncos at New York Jets. …
- Week 5. October 8: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Chicago Bears. …
- Week 6. …
- Week 7. …
- Week 8.
What channel is Tuesday night football on?
Thursday Night Football/Каналы
Has an NFL team ever forfeited?
There have been no forfeits in the league’s history; a 1921 game between the Rochester Jeffersons and the Washington Senators is occasionally listed as a forfeit, but because of the lax cancellation rules of the time and uncertainty over which team (if either) was at fault for the game not being played, the game is …
Why NFL season is so short?
As such, one could say the reason the season is shorter compared to other sports is because it’s already long enough to keep the league ranked #1 in valuation. … Football at the NFL level, and even at the college level, is such a physically-demanding sport that players require at least one week of rest between games.
How long is the NFL season 2020?
Regular season. The NFL released its regular season schedule on May 7. The season was played over a 17-week schedule beginning on September 10. Each of the league’s 32 teams played 16 games, with one bye week for each team.
What happened to Lamar Jackson?
Lamar Jackson Leaves Playoff Loss Early With Concussion. Before they lost Saturday night’s playoff game, the Ravens lost Lamar Jackson to a concussion. Jackson never returned after taking a hard hit to the back of the head on the final play of the third quarter.
What station is the NFL game on?
The 2020 NFL TV schedule on FOX, NBC, CBS, ESPN and NFL Network.
Thursday Night Football TV schedule (all games at 8:20 PM ET)
|10/29||Atlanta–Carolina||FOX, NFLN, Amazon|
|11/5||Green Bay–San Francisco||FOX, NFLN, Amazon|
|11/12||Indianapolis–Tennessee||FOX, NFLN, Amazon|
|11/19||Arizona–Seattle||FOX, NFLN, Amazon|