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2017 New York Giants And New York Jets Schedule

2017 is flying back, as we are now almost near May and sooner or later, football will be here. I know we hopefully have a nice long summer ahead of us, but the NFL is the headlines right now due to their schedule release. Here’s what we have to look forward to in New York with the Giants and Jets in 2017.

2017 New York Giants Schedule

WeekOpponent (Last Year’s Record)Date And Time
Week 1At Cowboys (13-3)September 10th 8:30 PM (Sunday Night Football)
Week 2Lions (9-7)September 18th 8:30 PM (Monday Night Football)
Week 3At Eagles (7-9)September 24th 1:00 PM
Week 4At Bucs (9-7)October 1st 4:05 PM
Week 5Chargers (5-11)October 8th 1:00 PM
Week 6At Broncos (9-7)October 15th 8:30 PM (Sunday Night Football)
Week 7Seahawks (10-5-1)October 22nd 4:25 PM
Week 8Bye WeekBye Week
Week 9Rams (4-12)November 5th 1:00 PM
Week 10At 49ers (2-14)November 12th 4:25 PM
Week 11Chiefs (12-4)November 19th 1:00 PM
Week 12At Redskins (8-7-1)November 23rd 8:30 PM (Thanksgiving)
Week 13At Raiders (12-4)December 3rd 4:25 PM
Week 14Cowboys (13-3)December 10th 4:25 PM
Week 15Eagles (7-9)December 17th 1:00 PM
Week 16At Cardinals (7-8-1)December 24th 4:25 PM
Week 17Redskins (8-7-1)December 31st 1:00 PM

The New York Giants will be in the center of the national football stage from the jump, as the G-Men’s first two games are due to be on national TV. Their first month of games will be against NFC teams, before they play against all west coast teams in October. After the Cowboys game in week one, the week seven matchup against the Seahawks stands out the most for the Giants in the first half.

With four primetime games set as of right now – with more possibly being flexed in towards the end of the season – the Giants will be once again one of the most talked about teams in the league. As of right now, fans are most excited about the Thanksgiving primetime game in Washington against the Cowboys. With the Cowboys of course also playing on Thanksgiving, that means three out of the four NFC East teams will be playing that day. This is too early, but three games I believe that can swing the season for the Giants are: week 11 in Kansas City, week 13 in Oakland, and of course week 17 against the Redskins.

2017 New York Jets Schedule

WeekOpponent (Last Year’s Record)Date And Time
Week 1At Bills (7-9)September 10th 1:00 PM
Week 2At Raiders (12-4)September 17th 4:00 PM
Week 3Dolphins (10-6)September 24th 1:00 PM
Week 4Jaguars (3-13)October 1st 1:00 PM
Week 5At Browns (1-15)October 8th 1:00 PM
Week 6Patriots (14-2)October 15th 1:00 PM
Week 7At Dolphins (10-6)October 22nd 1:00 PM
Week 8Falcons (11-5)October 29th 1:00 PM
Week 9Bills (7-9)November 2nd 8:25 PM (Thursday Night Football)
Week 10At Buccaneers (9-7)November 12th 1:00 PM
Week 11Bye WeekBye Week
Week 12Panthers (6-10)November 26th 1:00 PM
Week 13Chiefs (12-4)December 3rd 1:00 PM
Week 14At Broncos (9-7)December 10th 4:00 PM
Week 15At Saints (7-9)December 17th 1:00 PM
Week 16Chargers (5-11)December 24th 1:00 PM
Week 17At Patriots (14-2)December 31st 1:00

The Jets are quite the polar opposite of their MetLife roommates. The NFL hid the 5-11 Jets the best they could this year, as their only primetime game is against the Bills in their now annual Christmas Color Rush game. To start the season, the Jets will be on the road for the first two games, against the Bills and the AFC contender Raiders. They will then play their home opener against the Dolphins, followed by playing against the  weaker teams in the league last year in the Jaguars and Browns.
With the Patriots penciled in for two games a year, now along with playing the Super Bowl loser Falcons, Chiefs, and Bucs, the Jets didn’t catch any breaks in their 2017 schedule. In what is going to be seen as the first season of the rebuilding process, Jets fans cannot judge this season on wins and losses, as they know they will be disappointed if they do so.

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