The Bears also play the Washington Redskins on Monday Night Football in Week 3. The first will be on October 27 between the reigning NFC champion Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals, followed by an AFC South showdown between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Houston Texans on November 3.
The NFL is so big and so popular at this point that something as mundane as releasing the schedule has become a big event.
This marks the third time the Buccaneers will play a regular-season game in London, following a pair of contests at Wembley Stadium in 2009 and 2011.
"What they saw was if they just believe in what we're telling them and how they do it, to trust us, that we'll win games", Nagy said of that stretch.
The NFL had to cancel its game in Mexico City a year ago due to significant concerns about the turf.
Starting on Friday, May 3, at 9 a.m., My One Buffalo mobile app users can take advantage of an exclusive presale offer on single game tickets. Last season, the Rams and Chiefs had Week 12 byes after they were supposed to play in Mexico City in Week 11, though the game was moved to L.A. due to field conditions. Did your team face the Aaron Rodgers Packers in 2017 or the Brett Hundley Packers? It will be the first National Football League game to be played at the newly constructed stadium. This means the Bears have a total of five primetime games, not including the Thanksgiving matchup against the Lions.