How to watch the NFL's 2022 schedule release

The full regular-season slate for all 32 teams will be released Thursday, May 12 at 5 p.m. PT, airing on NFL Network, NFL.com and the NFL app.

The Raiders, along with each team, will announce their first home game opponent at 3 p.m. PT this Thursday ahead of the full schedule release.

Follow along on the Raiders' Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Raiders.com to keep up with all announcements. Download the Raiders + Allegiant Stadium app to be the first to know the latest about the Silver and Black with push notifications and live stream alerts straight from the team.

TV Broadcast:

NFL Network's coverage is highlighted by Schedule Release '22 presented by Verizon, a three-hour show which breaks down the 2022 NFL regular season schedule, division by division, analyzing the top matchups and primetime games.

Emmy-nominated host Rich Eisen anchors coverage from NFL Los Angeles, joined by analysts Michael Irvinand Steve Mariucci, and analytics expert Cynthia Frelund. Additional coverage is provided by analyst Kurt Warner, the Good Morning Football team of Kay Adams, Peter Schrager and Kyle Brandt, the Around the NFL team of Dan Hanzus, Gregg Rosenthal and Marc Sessler, and contributor Rachel Bonnetta.

ESPN2 will air its own primetime special surrounding the release of the 2022 NFL Schedule on Thursday at 5 p.m. PT, with Laura Rutledge, Tedy Bruschi, Damien Woody and Adam Schefter, and appearances by the new Monday Night Football broadcasters Joe Buck and Troy Aikman. ESPN+ will also stream a separate show at 5 p.m. PT.

Livestream:

Live streaming of NFL Network is available across multiple devices (smartphone, PC, tablet and connected TVs) through the NFL app or NFL.com/watch for subscribers of participating NFL Network providers.

Digitally, NFL GameDay View: Schedule Release presented by Verizon streams at 5 p.m. PT on NFL.com, the NFL app and the NFL Channel, with Rachel Bonnetta, Andrew Hawkins, Cynthia Frelund and Gregg Rosenthal breaking down the 2022 NFL Schedule. The one-hour NFL GameDay View: Schedule Release show also streams on YouTube, Paramount+, Peacock and Prime Video.

Who are the Raiders' 2022 opponents?

Home (8 games):

Denver Broncos

Kansas City Chiefs

Los Angeles Chargers

Houston Texans

Indianapolis Colts

Arizona Cardinals

San Francisco 49ers

New England Patriots

Away (9 games):

Denver Broncos

Kansas City Chiefs

Los Angeles Chargers

Jacksonville Jaguars

Tennessee Titans

Los Angeles Rams

Seattle Seahawks

Pittsburgh Steelers

New Orleans Saints

How are opponents determined?

  • 6 division games (Broncos, Chargers, Chiefs)
  • 4 games vs. opponent outside the division, in the same conference (Texans, Colts, Jaguars, Titans)
  • 4 games vs. opponent outside division, opposite conference (Cardinals, Rams, Seahawks, 49ers)
  • 2 games vs. opponent in same conference based on where they finished in last year's standings (Steelers, Patriots)
  • 1 game vs. opponent outside conference based on where they finished in last year's standings (Saints)

Preview the Raiders' 2022 home and away opponents with a look back at past matchups.

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