Chiefs open season on road at defending champion Patriots on Thursday Night Football

One of the spoils of being champion: The New England Patriots will kick off the NFL season on Sept. 7 by hosting the Kansas City Chiefs.

The Chiefs return home for the season home opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. Kansas City will play six prime-time games. Three of those come in October versus the Texans, the Raiders and the Broncos.

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4/20/2017 7:13:41 PM (GMT -5:00)