Opponents and Matchups with Home and Away will be released Dec. 29th 2016. The 2017-2018 NFL Schedule will be released by team for all 32 franchises by Thursday, April 20th 2017. The ESPN NFL Schedule Release Show will air on ESPN at 8 PM EST.
The 2017 NFL Draft will follow shortly after with the first round aired on ESPN on May 6th 2017. The coverage of the later rounds will be shared on NFL Network and ESPN on the 8th and 9th of May. The venue will be Philadelphia. Eagles fans will not have to travel far to once again boo their team as they begin preparing for the upcoming season.