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Detroit Lions 2016 Schedule

Detroit Lions 2016 Schedule

The Detroit Lions 2016 Schedule for the regular season kicks off with a game against the Colts in Indianapolis and concludes with a home game against the Green Bay Packers.

Detroit Lions 2016 Schedule

Week 1 - Detroit Lions @ Indianapolis Colts
Date: Sunday, September 11th, 2016
Television: 4:25pm ET on FOX
Location: Lucas Oil Stadium
Week 2 - Tennessee Titans @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, September 18th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on CBS
Location: Ford Field
Week 3 - Detroit Lions @ Green Bay Packers
Date: Sunday, September 25th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Lambeau Field
Week 4 - Detroit Lions @ Chicago Bears
Date: Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Soldier Field
Week 5 - Philadelphia Eagles @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, October 9th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Ford Field
Week 6 - Los Angeles Rams @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, October 16th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Ford Field
Week 7 - Washington Redskins @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Ford Field
Week 8 - Detroit Lions @ Houston Texans
Date: Sunday, October 30th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: NRG Stadium
Week 9 - Detroit Lions @ Minnesota Vikings
Date: Sunday, November 6th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: U.S. Bank Stadium
Week 10 - BYE
Date: Sunday, November 13th, 2016
Week 11 - Jacksonville Jaguars @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, November 20th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on CBS
Location: Ford Field
Week 12 - Minnesota Vikings @ Detroit Lions
Date: Thursday, November 24th, 2016
Television: 12:30pm ET on CBS
Location: Ford Field
Week 13 - Detroit Lions @ New Orleans Saints
Date: Sunday, December 4th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Week 14 - Chicago Bears @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, December 11th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Ford Field
Week 15 - Detroit Lions @ New York Giants
Date: Sunday, December 18th, 2016
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: MetLife Stadium
Week 16 - Detroit Lions @ Dallas Cowboys
Date: Monday, December 26th, 2016
Television: 8:30pm ET on ESPN
Location: AT&T Stadium
Week 17 - Green Bay Packers @ Detroit Lions
Date: Sunday, January 1st, 2017
Television: 1:00pm ET on FOX
Location: Ford Field

Lions Schedule Highlights

Thursday Night Football 2016 (CBS)
Detroit play a Thursday Night Football game on November 24th as the Lions host Minnesota.

Monday Night Football 2016 (ESPN)
The Bears are in Texas to play the Dallas Cowboys on December 26th.

Thanksgiving Day 2016 (CBS)
The Detroit Lions Thursday Night Football is on Thanksgiving.

In total, the Detroit Lions 2016 Schedule includes two nationally televised games. Read more about the Detroit Lions 2016 Season here.

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