Wide Receiver Sterling Shepard #87 of the New York Giants makes a touchdown catch while being covered by Cornerbacks Vernon Hargreaves III #28 and Mike Ewards of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium on September 22, 2019 in Tampa, Florida.
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After weeks of waiting, the National Football League finally released the details of its 2020 regular-season.
It’s the clearest signal yet that the NFL fully intends to start its next season, despite the fact that much of the country is still under lockdown orders due to the coronavirus pandemic. Meanwhile, other professional leagues like the National Basketball Association and Major League Baseball have yet to solidify their plans to return to play after suspending their seasons in March.
The defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs will kick off the year when they host the Houston Texans in a prime-time game on Thursday Night, Sept. 10. It will mark the 15th time in the last 17 years the league’s…