Viewer’s Guide: NFL Week 17 TV Schedule and Announcer Assignments

And it all comes down to this.

Though most playoff positions are locked up and a few teams have nothing to play for, there is still plenty on the line in Week 17. Most notably, St. Louis and Seattle will face off in the Sunday night game to determine the NFC West champion.

Other games of intrigue include the early Atlanta and New Orleans games, will determine whether one or the other gets the NFC’s #1 seed, or if the Bears have something to play for Thursday afternoon – we know Green Bay will.

nfl week 17 tv schedule - announcer assignments - matchups - flex gamesA couple of quick things to keep in mind:

  • All times are ET.
  • All announcer information courtesy of Click that link to see the Week 16 coverage maps.
  • If you want updated point spread info, or some expert advice as you make your weekly picks, below are a few helpful links.
  • DocSports: NFL Odds
  • DocSports: NFL Picks

And with all that said, here is your Week 17 TV schedule, point spreads, announcers, free picks, and byes

NFL Week 17 Viewer’s Guide

TV Schedule – Announcers – Kickoff Times – Matchups – Flex Games

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints

  • Buccaneers-Saints Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Buccaneers-Saints Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Buccaneers-Saints TV Network: FOX
  • Buccaneers-Saints Announcers: Thom Brennaman and Brian Billick

Cincinnati Bengals at Baltimore Ravens

  • Bengals-Ravens Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Bengals-Ravens Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Bengals-Ravens TV Network: CBS
  • Bengals-Ravens Announcers: Keivn Harlan and Solomon Wilcots

Carolina Panthers at Atlanta Falcons

  • Panthers-Falcons Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Panthers-Falcons Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Panthers-Falcons TV Network: FOX
  • Panthers-Falcons Announcers: Dick Stockton and Charles Davis

Pittsburgh Steelers at Cleveland Browns

  • Steelers-Browns Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Steelers-Browns Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Steelers-Browns TV Network: CBS
  • Steelers-Browns Announcers: Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts

Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions

  • Vikings-Lions Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Vikings-Lions Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Vikings-Lions TV Network: FOX
  • Vikings-Lions Announcers: Ron Pitts and John Lynch

Oakland Raiders at Kansas City Chiefs

  • Raiders-Chiefs Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Raiders-Chiefs Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Raiders-Chiefs TV Network: CBS
  • Raiders-Chiefs Announcers: Spero Dedes and Randy Cross

Buffalo Bills at New York Jets

  • Bills-Jets Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Bills-Jets Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Bills-Jets TV Network: CBS
  • Bills-Jets Announcers: Gus Johnson and Steve Tasker

Miami Dolphins at New England Raiders

  • Dolphins-Raiders Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Dolphins-Raiders Kickoff Time: 1:00 pm
  • Dolphins-Raiders TV Network: CBS
  • Dolphins-Raiders Announcers: Bill Macatee and Rich Gannon

Jacksonville Jaguars at Houston Texans

  • Jaguars-Texans Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Jaguars-Texans Kickoff Time: 4:05 pm
  • Jaguars-Texans TV Network: CBS
  • Jaguars-Texans Announcers: Greg Gumbel and Dan Dierdorf

Tennessee Titans at Indianapolis Colts

  • Titans-Colts Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Titans-Colts Kickoff Time: 4:05 pm
  • Titans-Colts TV Network: CBS
  • Titans-Colts Announcers: Jim Nantz and Phil Simms

San Diego Chargers at Denver Broncos

  • Chargers-Broncos Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Chargers-Broncos Kickoff Time: 4:15 pm
  • Chargers-Broncos TV Network: CBS
  • Chargers-Broncos Announcers: Don Criqui and Steve Beuerlein

Arizona Cardinals at San Francisco 49ers

  • Cardinals-49ers Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Cardinals-49ers Kickoff Time: 4:15 pm
  • Cardinals-49ers TV Network: FOX
  • Cardinals-49ers Announcers: Chris Myers and Jim Mora Jr.

New York Giants at Washington Redskins

  • Giants-Redskins Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Giants-Redskins Kickoff Time: 4:15 pm
  • Giants-Redskins TV Network: FOX
  • Giants-Redskins Announcers: Sam Rosen and Tim Ryan

Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles

  • Cowboys-Eagles Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Cowboys-Eagles Kickoff Time: 4:15 pm
  • Cowboys-Eagles TV Network: FOX
  • Cowboys-Eagles Announcers: Kenny Albert, Daryl Johnston, and Tony Siragusa

Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers

  • Bears-Packers Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Bears-Packers Kickoff Time: 4:15 pm
  • Bears-Packers TV Network: FOX
  • Bears-Packers Announcers: Joe Buck and Troy Aikman

St. Louis Rams at Seattle Seahawks

  • Rams-Seahawks Date: Sunday, January 2
  • Rams-Seahawks Kickoff Time: 8:20 pm
  • Rams-Seahawks TV Network: NBC
  • Rams-Seahawks Announcers: Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth

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