The NFL formally released the Atlanta Falcons schedule for the 2019 season tonight. The quirks in this year’s itinerary can be found in November. While the Falcons have a bye week on Nov. 3, they will play three NFC South divisional games in eleven days. In the middle of that gauntlet lies the New Orleans Saints on Thanksgiving Night at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Complete schedule is below, home games are in bold. All Sunday games are available for flex scheduling after Week Six.

Week 1: Sunday, Sept. 8, at Minnesota Vikings, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 2: Sunday, Sept. 15 vs. Philadelphia Eagles, 8:20 PM (NBC)

Week 3: Sunday, Sept. 22 at Colts, 1:00 PM (CBS)

Week 4: Sunday, Sept. 29 vs. Tennessee Titans, 1:00 PM (CBS)

Week 5: Sunday, Oct. 6 at Houston Texans, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 6: Sunday, Oct. 13 at Arizona Cardinals, 4:05 PM (FOX)

Week 7: Sunday, Oct. 20 vs Los Angeles Rams, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 8: Sunday, Oct. 27 vs. Seattle  Seahawks, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 9: Sunday, Nov. 3, Bye Week 

Week 10: Sunday, Nov. 10 at New Orleans Saints, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 11: Sunday, Nov. 17 at Carolina Panthers, 1:00 (FOX)

Week 12: Sunday, Nov. 24 vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 1 p.m. (FOX)

Week 13: Thursday, Nov. 28 vs. New Orleans Saints, 8:20 PM (NBC)

Week 14: Sunday, Dec. 8 vs. Carolina Panthers, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 15: Sunday, Dec. 15 at San Francisco 49ers, 4:25 PM (FOX)

Week 16: Sunday, Dec. 22 vs. Jaguars, 1:00 PM (FOX)

Week 17: Sunday, Dec. 29 at Buccaneers, 1:00 PM (FOX)

The New Orleans Saints will play the Atlanta Falcons on Thanksgiving night once again this season. This time, the rivals will square off at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Photo by: Itoro N. Umontuen/The Atlanta Voice

Itoro Umontuen currently serves as Managing Editor of The Atlanta Voice. Upon his arrival to the historic publication, he served as their Director of Photography. As a mixed-media journalist, Umontuen...

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.