It’s time to get “Back to Football!”
The 2015 season begins with the NFL’s annual primetime kickoff game. The opener on Thursday, September 10 on NBC (8:30 PM ET) will feature the Super Bowl champion NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS hosting the PITTSBURGH STEELERS at Gillette Stadium.
Thursday’s matchup features two of the NFL’s three winningest teams over past 10 seasons (2005-14). New England (122-38, .763) has the best regular-season winning percentage during that span, while Pittsburgh ranks third (101-59, .631). The Patriots and Steelers combined for 15 playoff berths, six AFC Championship wins and three Super Bowl titles over the past decade.
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