DETROIT, MICHIGAN - JANUARY 09: The Detroit Lions defense celebrates after Tracy Walker III #21 of the Detroit Lions made an interception against the Green Bay Packers during the fourth quarter at Ford Field on January 09, 2022 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Mulholland/Getty Images)

Today is NFL schedule release day! While the NFL will officially announce the schedule at 8 p.m., some games are leaking out now.

So, why wait? Here’s a list of the 2022 Detroit Lions schedule, with games confirmed via the Detroit Free Press. I’ll add more confirmed games as they are added.

2022 Detroit Lions schedule:

Preseason Week 1 – Date TBA: vs. Atlanta (Time & TV TBA)
Preseason Week 2 – Date TBA: at Indianapolis (Time & TV TBA)
Preseason Week 3 – Sunday, August 28: at Pittsburgh (4:30, CBS)

Week 1 – Sunday, September 11: vs. Philadelphia (1:00, FOX)
Week 2 – Sunday, September 18: vs. Washington (1:00, FOX)
Week 3 – Sunday, September 25: at Minnesota (1:00, FOX)
Week 4 – Sunday, October 2: vs. Seattle (1:00, FOX)
Week 5 – Sunday, October 9: at New England (1:00, FOX)
Week 6 – BYE
Week 7 – Sunday, October 23: at Dallas (1:00, CBS)
Week 8 – Sunday, October 30: vs. Miami (1:00, CBS)
Week 9 – Sunday, November 6: vs. Green Bay (1:00, FOX)
Week 10 – Sunday, November 13: at Chicago (1:00, FOX)
Week 11 – Sunday, November 20: at NY Giants (1:00, FOX)
Week 12 – Thursday, November 24: vs. Buffalo (12:30, CBS) (Thanksgiving)
Week 13 – Sunday, December 4: vs. Jacksonville (1:00, FOX)
Week 14 – Sunday, December 11: vs. Minnesota (1:00, FOX)
Week 15 – Sunday, December 18: at NY Jets (1:00, FOX)
Week 16 – Saturday, December 24: at Carolina (1:00, FOX)
Week 17 – Sunday, January 1: vs. Chicago (1:00, FOX)
Week 18 – Saturday, January 7 OR Sunday, January 8: at Green Bay (TBA)

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