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NFL schedule release planned for May 12

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The NFL will release its 2021 schedule on May 12.
USA Today

The NFL has announced it will release the full 2021 regular-season schedule on Wednesday, May 12.

All 32 team schedules will be released during the NFL Network's "Schedule Release '21" show, which is set to begin at 8 p.m. ET.

The complete schedule will feature all regular-season games, sites and start times.

The 2021 NFL season will be the first of its kind, featuring 17 regular-season games and three preseason games.

The 17th game will feature teams from opposing conferences that finished in the same place within their division in the 2020 season, with the AFC as the home conference for the 17th game in 2021.