WikiNow lets you discover the news you care about, follow the topics that matter to you and share your favourite stories with your friends.

© WikiNow

The 2016 NFL season, the 97th season in the history of the National Football League , began on September 8, 2016, with the defending Super Bowl 50 champion Denver Broncos defeating the Carolina Panthers 21–20 in the NFL Kickoff Game. The season will conclude with Super Bowl LI, the league's championship game, on February 5, 2017, at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. For the first time since the Houston Oilers relocated to Tennessee in 1997, an NFL team relocated to another state, as the former St. Louis Rams moved out of St. Louis, Missouri and returned to Los Angeles, its home from 1946 to 1994.

2016 National Football League season
Regular season
Duration September 8, 2016 (2016-09-08)–January 1, 2017 (2017-01-01)
Playoffs
Start date January 7, 2017
Super Bowl LI
Date February 5, 2017
Site NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas
Pro Bowl
Date January 29, 2017
Site Camping World Stadium, Orlando, Florida

The 2016 NFL season, the 97th season in the history of the National Football League (NFL), began on September 8, 2016, with the defending Super Bowl 50 champion Denver Broncos defeating the Carolina Panthers 21–20 in the NFL Kickoff Game. The season will conclude with Super Bowl LI, the league's championship game, on February 5, 2017, at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. For the first time since the Houston Oilers relocated to Tennessee in 1997, an NFL team relocated to another state, as the former St. Louis Rams moved out of St. Louis, Missouri and returned to Los Angeles, its home from 1946 to 1994.


2016 NFL Season in Six Minutes! | NFL Films

Relive the glory, the big moments, the incredible breakout performances, and a Super Bowl for the ages in this epic cut down of the 2016 NFL Season courtesy ...

The 2016 NFL Season.... So Far | NFL Films Presents

NFL Films reviews the 2016 season as the stretch run approaches. Subscribe to NFL Films: http://goo.gl/XJTggL Start your free trial of NFL Game Pass: ...

2016-17 NFL Season Highlights

Welcome to GSquared YouTube Channel! (↓↓ click show more ↓↓) This video is a compilation of the top plays throughout the 2016-17 NFL Season.

Top 5 Games of the 2016 NFL Season | NFL Films Presents

Relive all of the epic sights & sounds from the 2016 season's best games. Subscribe to NFL Films: http://goo.gl/XJTggL Start your free trial of NFL Game Pass: ...

10 Reasons the 2016 NFL Season Was A HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT

10 reasons why the 2016 nfl was the worst ever Did you enjoy the 2016 NFL season? If so, tell us why? We would love to know. Any other Sports lists you want ...

Top Plays of the 2016 Regular Season! | NFL

Check out the best plays from the 2016 regular season! Vote for your Top Play of 2016 at http://www.nfl.com/playoftheyear and the winning play will be revealed ...