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How to watch the 2021 NFL schedule release on TV, via live stream

We go over how and when to watch the NFL’s official 2021 NFL schedule release show on Wednesday, May 12th.

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stands onstage during round one of the 2021 NFL Draft at the Great Lakes Science Center on April 29, 2021 in Cleveland, Ohio. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

The official 2021 NFL schedule release show is set to air Wednesday evening, as the league provides its fans an official glimpse at the coming NFL season. ABC, CBS, FOX, and NBC morning shows provided the full Week 1 schedule. Next up is the remaining 17 weeks!

The schedule release show will air on NFL Network, starting at 8 p.m. ET, with three hours of analysis and schedule breakdown for the 2021 NFL regular season. Analysts Rich Eisen, Kurt Warner, Michael Irvin, Steve Mariucci and Colleen Wolfe will be offering their anaylsis as the network releases the schedule team by team. Each team will post their 18-week schedule on their website at 7:45 p.m.

The broadcast is also set to feature guests like announcers Jim Nantz, Al Michaels and Joe Buck, along with plenty of other current NFL names like Rams QB Matthew Stafford, Bears HC Matt Nagy and Bucs LB Lavonte David.

If you aren’t around a TV to watch the 2021 NFL schedule release, you can watch coverage will be available across multiple devices (smartphone, PC, tablet and connected TVs) through the NFL app or NFL.com/watch and the NFL Network App on smartphones and tablets. Keep in mind, though, that this option requires access to a cable or streaming subscription with access to

If you don’t have a cable login to access to NFL Network for live stream, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream the 2021 schedule release.