When will the full 2024 NFL schedule be announced?

When will the 2024 NFL schedule drop and how can you be sure to watch the schedule release?
Super Bowl LVIII - San Francisco 49ers v Kansas City Chiefs
Super Bowl LVIII - San Francisco 49ers v Kansas City Chiefs / Ryan Kang/GettyImages

We are less than a week away from the 2024 NFL schedule release. This has become an event that is met with anticipation each year. While it might not draw the same crowd as the NFL Draft, football fans are anxious to see when their team will play its most important games, when their bye week will take place, which games are in primetime, and when their toughest stretch of the schedule will be.

In recent years, the NFL schedule release has grown in popularity. This can largely be credited to the social media crews of the official team accounts. The Chargers have released their schedule with Anime videos over the past few years, while the Titans got creative by asking folks on the street to identify the logos of their 2023 opponents.

Fans are excited to see which team will have the best and funniest schedule release video this year, while hardcore fans will be mapping out their team's schedule and predicting wins and losses. Here's what you need to know about the 2024 schedule release.

When will the 2024 NFL schedule be released?

Adam Schefter confirmed the report from Ben Fischer of Sports Business Journal that the 2024 NFL schedule will be released on Wednesday, May 15th. The 2024 schedule will drop at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

How to watch the NFL schedule release

If you are interested in following the biggest storylines as the 2024 NFL schedule unfolds, you can watch the coverage on NFL Network at 8 p.m. ET on May 15th. Fans without cable can watch the schedule release on NFL Network with a seven-day free trial of FuboTV.

Many fans will be interested to see when the Chiefs and 49ers will have their Super Bowl LVIII rematch game, when Steelers QB Russell Wilson will face the Broncos for a revenge game, and when the Chiefs and Ravens face each other in a rematch of the AFC title game. We will have specific dates for all of these games on May 15th.