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Lions at Chiefs: How to watch, listen and follow

The Detroit Lions are ready for the bright lights, traveling to take on the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL Kickoff Game at 8:20 p.m. ET on Thursday, September 7. The Lions look to open the season with a win for the first time since 2017. This game will also mark Detroit's first trip to GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium since 2003. Here are all the ways to follow the game:


TV coverage: NBC

  • Play-by-play: Mike Tirico
  • Analyst: Cris Collinsworth
  • Sideline reporter: Melissa Stark

Live streaming: Fans can watch live local & primetime regular season and postseason games on your phone or tablet, game replays, and more with NFL+.

Postgame Show: Watch the Detroit Lions Live CURE Auto Postgame Show following the conclusion of this week's game on, the Detroit Lions Mobile App, Facebook and YouTube. Hosted by Dannie Rogers and featuring live analysis from Lions Legend Lomas Brown, the show includes live press conferences with immediate reactions from Coach Campbell and QB Jared Goff, player interviews, scores from around the NFL, the play of the game and more.


Local radio broadcast: Lions Radio Network

  • Play-by-play: Dan Miller
  • Color commentary: Lomas Brown
  • Sideline reporter: T.J. Lang


  • Lions Predict: Put your football knowledge to the test with Lions Predict! Which team will win the coin toss? Who will lead the game in passing touchdowns? Which player will score the first touchdown? Answer questions like this for your chance to win! Weekly winners will receive a Lions autographed item, as well as compete for a yearlong prize!

View photos of the starters for the Kansas City Chiefs.


Get all your gameday coverage at

For everything in-game including box score, live stats and interactive games playable from home, download the Detroit Lions Mobile App.

Stay connected with the Detroit Lions by following the team on all the following social media channels:

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