NFL announces Week 18 schedule for 2022 season

By Kevin Kelley -

The NFL has announced the Week 18 schedule for the 2022 season, which includes two Saturday contests.

Week 18 will feature a Saturday Doubleheader beginning at 4:30pm ET with the Kansas City Chiefs visiting the Las Vegas Raiders. That will be followed by the Jacksonville Jaguars hosting the Tennessee Titans at 8:15pm ET.

Both Week 18 Saturday games will be broadcast on ESPN with a simulcast on ABC and streaming coverage on ESPN+.

The Sunday Night Football Game in Week 18 will feature the Green Bay Packers hosting the Detroit Lions at 8:20pm ET on NBC.

The 13 remaining regular-season matchups are slated for Sunday afternoon at either 1:00pm ET or 4:25pm ET. The Week 18 Baltimore at Cincinnati game will be played on Sunday at either 1:00pm ET or 4:25pm ET, depending on the result of tonight’s Buffalo-Cincinnati Monday Night Football matchup. If Buffalo wins, the game will be played at 4:25pm ET. If Cincinnati wins, it will be played at 1:00pm ET.

Below is the complete schedule for Week 18 of the 2022 NFL season. See our weekly NFL schedule for the entire season slate.

Update (Jan. 4, 2023): The NFL has announced the finalized schedule for Week 18 and placed the Baltimore-Cincinnati game at 1:00pm ET.

WEEK 18 (all times Eastern)

Saturday, Jan. 7
Kansas City at Las Vegas – 4:30pm, ESPN/ABC
Tennessee at Jacksonville – 8:15pm, ESPN/ABC

Sunday, Jan. 8
Tampa Bay at Atlanta – 1pm, FOX
New England at Buffalo – 1pm, CBS
Minnesota at Chicago – 1pm, FOX
Baltimore at Cincinnati – 1pm, CBS
Houston at Indianapolis – 1pm, CBS
NY Jets at Miami – 1pm, FOX
Carolina at New Orleans – 1pm, FOX
Cleveland at Pittsburgh – 1pm, CBS
LA Chargers at Denver – 4:25pm, CBS
NY Giants at Philadelphia – 4:25pm, CBS
Arizona at San Francisco – 4:25pm, FOX
LA Rams at Seattle – 4:25pm, FOX
Dallas at Washington – 4:25pm, FOX
Detroit at Green Bay – 8:20pm, NBC

NFL Schedules