NFL: When does the 2021 season start? When is Super Bowl LVI?

Score a touchdown with the key dates in Paddy's NFL diary.


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Touchdown! Grab your shoulder pads, cleats and oval-shaped ball because it’s time for the NFL show to get back on the road.

The long path to next year’s Super Bowl will provide thrills, spills, punts and field goals galore so you won’t want to miss a second of the action.


Can Tom Brady lead the Buccaneers to the Vince Lombardi Trophy for a second year in a row? Perhaps Patrick Mahomes can help the Chiefs avenge last year’s defeat to the Bucs? Or maybe Josh Allen can lead the Bills to their maiden Super Bowl win?

Paddy’s traders have priced up a whole host of NFL markets including the all-important Super Bowl odds and we’ll have regular tipping articles on PP News throughout the season.


When does the NFL 2021 regular season start?

The NFL 2021 season gets underway in the early hours of Friday September 10 for American Football fans in the UK & Ireland. Last season’s Super Bowl winners the Tampa Bay Buccaneers host the Dallas Cowboys, with kick off scheduled for 1.20am. The bulk of the opening round is scheduled for Sunday September 12 at 6pm.

When does the NFL 2021 regular season end?

The 18th and final round of games in the NFL 2021 season takes place on January 9 2022. NFL‘s postseason commences from the weekend beginning Saturday January 15.

When is Super Bowl LVI?

One of the biggest dates of the sporting calendar, Super Bowl LVI will take place on Sunday February 13 2022 at the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.

What are the latest Super Bowl LVI odds?

Kansas City Chiefs – 5/1
Tampa Bay Buccaneers – 13/2
Buffalo Bills – 10/1
Green Bay Packers – 10/1
Cleveland Browns – 14/1
Los Angeles Rams – 14/1
San Francisco 49ers – 14/1
Baltimore Ravens – 14/1

The remainder of the Super Bowl LVI Outright Betting market is priced from 18/1 to 250/1.

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