NFL schedule 2011 – NFL regular season begins on 8 the league will open for business in time again – September Green Bay with a duel between the last two Super Bowl champions.
The league announced calendar 2011 on Tuesday, a presentation that emissions from the league-owned NFL Network and ESPN2 has more than a month could put an end to the season – or at least parts of it – in danger.
“We do everything to prepare for the 2011 season,” said NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell television in the league. “We announce the schedule as usual in this time of year, because we know it is an important point where the fans are looking forward to the season and I think there are many reasons to do so. We have every intention of playing The complete agenda and so we begin, as we normally do. “
The announcement of the slate of 256 games in the next season came on a day when representatives of the League and its players lockout with the judge mediating talks Minneapolis, after a period of three days was back. A federal judge is preparing to request the player to a court order that the blockade on the franchisee 12th March would set the end rule, was a day collapsed after the last round of talks between the two parties.
If there is a season that starts earlier in the Lambeau Field with the defending champion of the Super Bowl, the host of the opening on Thursday night and traditional. Green Bay Packers will face the New Orleans Saints to the Super Bowl won by the 2009 season.
On the first Sunday of regular season games in the Washington area and New York on the 10th Anniversary of the attacks of 11 September 2001, terrorists included. The Washington Redskins are expected to welcome the New York Giants at FedEx Field in the afternoon, and the New York Jets are the home of the Dallas Cowboys new stadium in the Meadowlands in the game on the first Sunday of the season.
There is a double event for 12 September, the first game of the season planned Monday night. The Miami Dolphins are hosting the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos are at home in the Oakland Raiders.
first game of NFL brothers who head coach opposes by Baltimore Ravens come to host San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers hired Jim Harbaugh, brother of Ravens coach John Harbaugh as a coach in the off season. It is believed that the first set of brothers at the head coaches in the NFL. Both brothers said they expect their close relationship with most involved in their job descriptions, now in conflict, but the game could be difficult for your family. His father, Jack, is a former football coach, but said in an interview that offseason and his wife is not in this game.
49ers game, the Ravens at 20.20 on 24 November play. Other games with the Detroit Lions and the Packers hosting the Cowboys host Dolphins.
With Christmas falling on a Sunday, a game scheduled December 25 – Packers at Bears clock at 8:20 EDT. There are 13 games for 24th December, a Saturday, no start to clock 04.15 Est Ange sets.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Chicago Bears on 23 October playing in London that the NFL’s attempt to increase its global appeal. The programming of this game was announced Monday by the league, adding the caveat that the game would be postponed to be played in Tampa, when the labor market situation of sport is not solved, Aug. be 1.
That resolution could come in the next few days. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson said lawyers for the league and the players at the end of a hearing on 6 April in St. Paul, Minnesota would need a few weeks to decide a player demand for an injunction to end the blockade.
If Nelson was the request by the players and the league is not in a position to obtain a stay of the order pending appeal before the Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the NFL re-entering the job could be at least temporarily. If that happens, next season could be played – probably by the rules of last season, without specifying a salary cap – all litigation, antitrust players play against the owners still on the farm.
Representatives of the league and the players on the side Tuesday before a federal court in Minneapolis with the Chief Magistrate Judge Arthur J. Boylan collected, the mediator appointed by Nelson last week when it asked the parties to enter into discussions again. Boylan was given to participants in the talks in three days of rest, two days after negotiations Commons last week. Talks resumed Tuesday with no DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the players’ union dissolved. Smith not participating, as family medical emergency, a spokesman for the players’ side. The discussions have continued on Wednesday.