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Saints vs. Buccaneers: Week 1 open thread

The Saints host Tampa in the marquee matchup of the NFL’s Week 1 schedule! Join us here for the game!

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New Orleans Saints v Tampa Bay Buccaneers Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

FOX’s America’s Game of the Week - Week 1

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-0) at New Orleans Saints (0-0)

The Saints host the Bucs in not only the most anticipated game of Week 1 but arguably the most anticipated matchup of the entire 2020 season. The story writes itself, Drew Brees vs. Tom Brady, two of the greatest quarterbacks in league history, now division rivals. The steadily escalating arms race between the teams this offseason, the winner gets a huge leg up on the competition right off the bat. Now the talking and speculation come to an end and the real thing is finally here. Fans or no fans in attendance, the Superdome will be rocking today as the Saints plan to bring some noise to the Bucs! Get ready Who Dat Nation, it’s finally time to get this season underway!

Kickoff:

Sunday, September 13th - 1:25pm PST / 3:25pm CST / 4:25pm EST

Location:

Mercedes-Benz Superdome - New Orleans, Louisiana

Weather Forecast:

Perfect conditions under the dome

TV Broadcasts:

NFL on FOX

- Joe Buck, Troy Aikman

Local broadcasts in your region can be found here

DIRECTV NFL Sunday Ticket:

Channel 715

Radio:

WWL 870AM/105.3FM New Orleans

-Featuring: Zach Streif, Deuce McAllister, and Kristian Garic

SIRIUS XM 225 / Internet 821

New Orleans Saints radio network affiliates can be found here

Tampa Bay Buccaneers radio network affiliates can be found here

Online Streaming:

NFL GAMEPASS (Subscription Required)

iOS/Android Streaming:

NFL App

Multi-device Streaming:

fuboTV (7-day free trial)

Odds:

Saints -3.5; Over/Under 48.5

Uniform Combination:

Black Jerseys and Black Pants

Opponent Blog:

Bucs Nation

Here’s to New Orleans taking the steam out of Tampa right from the opening game, once again establishing the Saints as the dominant team in the NFC South! WHO DAT!

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