Cleveland Browns to play Minnesota Vikings in London October 29

T.J. an eighth grader at McDonogh who's currently undergoing treatment for brain cancer got a big surprise Friday

"The London game comes at a really good time, with the bye following the game, it's great to have that at the midseason point", Jackson said.

As you might have guessed when seeing the Pittsburgh Steelers on the docket for Cleveland, the Browns are the opening weekend's biggest underdogs.

Also, for the second-straight year, and only the second time in team history, the Steelers will play on Christmas Day.

Their first home game at Heinz Field is on September 17, when the team hosts the Minnesota Vikings at 1 p.m.

"We have a lot of work in front of us before we get to the point of playing games, but we've had a good first week to start the offseason program", Jackson said.

The Steelers open the season with five-straight 1 p.m. games against Cleveland, Minnesota, Chicago, Baltimore and Jacksonville. It counts as one of Cleveland's eight home games and will kick off at 9:30 a.m. and air on NFL Network - the lone national TV game on the schedule.

In fact, starting with the Thursday, Nov. 16 game against the Tennessee Titans, the Steelers play four straight in primetime, with the other three being against the Packers on Nov. 26, in Cincinnati on December 4, and against the Ravens on December 10.

"The league told me we wouldn't have a home game on Christmas Day", Rooney said on the team's web site, "although I am surprised that we do have a Christmas Day game".

12 - at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

Zinedine Zidane: Isco has shown he belongs at Real Madrid
He scored the first goal for Los Blancos with a very good play, dribbling two opponents and scoring from a great let footed shot. Yannick Carrasco struck twice and Filipe Luis added another goal as third-placed Atletico eased past bottom-side Osasuna , 3-0.

The first half of the season concludes with a home game against the Cincinnati Bengals (Oct. 22) and a visit to the Detroit Lions on Oct. 29.

Week 2: Sunday, Sept. 17 MINNESOTA VIKINGS at 1 p.m.

24 - at Chicago, 1 p.m.

1 - at Baltimore, 1 p.m.

Instead of playing December 23 or even Christmas Eve, the league slated the Steelers for a 4:30 p.m. game on a Monday, one of only two games to be played on the holiday. This year, the Steelers will travel to Houston to face the Texans for a 4:30 game on Christmas.

December 17 vs. Baltimore Ravens at 1 p.m.

31 - Cleveland, 1 p.m.

November 16 Tennessee, 8:25 p.m.

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