The regular season is finally here! Ford Field will be LOUD as the Detroit Lions host the San Francisco 49ers for a Week 1 showdown at 1:00 p.m. EDT on Sunday, Sept. 12. This will be the Lions' first regular-season home game with fans in the stands since the end of the 2019 season. Here are all the ways to follow the game:
TV coverage: FOX
- Play-by-play: Kevin Kugler
- Analyst: Mark Sanchez
- Sideline Reporter: Laura Okmin
TV map: See where the Lions-49ers matchup will be available via local FOX stations courtesy 506sports.com.
Live streaming: Fans can watch local and primetime games FOR FREE on their phone and tablet devices through Yahoo! Sports. Links to watch become available once the game begins. Simply go to www.DetroitLions.com or the Detroit Lions Mobile App and click on the banner at the top of the page once the game has started.
Postgame Show: Watch Lions Postgame Live following the conclusion of this week's game on DetroitLions.com, the Detroit Lions Mobile App, Facebook and Youtube. Hosted by Dannie Rogers and featuring analysis from Lions Legend Lomas Brown, the show includes live press conferences, reactions from the coach and quarterback, live player interviews, scores from around the league, the play of the game and more.
Local radio broadcast: 97.1 FM | The Ticket
- Play-by-play: Dan Miller
- Color commentary: Lomas Brown
- Sideline reporter: T.J. Lang
Click here to view a complete list of affiliate stations.
Pride Plaza: Start your pregame party at Pride Plaza on Brush Street, the Detroit Lions' official tailgate presented by Bud Light. Admission is free and the event includes Bud Light bars, beverage tents, Detroit food trucks, exciting interactive fan games and more.
Power Hour: Before the game, check out the Detroit Lions Power Hour for the first hour after gates open. Enjoy food and drink specials including $3 beers, $2 hot dogs and $2 sodas. Watch the Lions Legends pregame show, meet the Detroit Lions Cheerleaders and more!
Game Day Guide: Stay up to date with everything you need to know about Lions Game Day at Ford Field including Game Day giveaways, Ford Field activities, Silver Savings, mobile ticketing, traffic, parking and more.
View photos of the starters for San Francisco 49ers.
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Get all your gameday coverage at DetroitLions.com.
For everything in-game including box score, live stats and interactive games playable from home, download the Detroit Lions Mobile App.
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