The Rams will kick off the NFL season by hosting the Bills in the Thursday(22 Dec) night opener

Russell  would be making his return to Seattle and he' willl be doing it in prime time when the Broncos play at the Seahawks in the NFL's Monday night opener

The annual triple-header on Thanks giving Day will open with the Bills at the Lions followed by the Giants. The Patriots will then travel to Minnesota for the Turkey Day nightcap.

 On Sunday, Dec. 25, the Dolphins will host the Packers in the starting game, the Rams will host the Broncos in the middle game and the Buccaneers will travel to Arizona for the nightcap

The rosters for the 2023 Pro Bowl  set, with Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa leading  league in votes from fans but not making  AFC squad. Patrick Mahomes (Chiefs), Josh Allen (Bills) and Joe Burrow (Bengals) instead made the team, as Tagovailoa was the odd passer out. In the NFC, the quarterbacks are Jalen Hurts (Eagles), Geno Smith (Seahawks) and Kirk Cousins

The Eagles lead the way with eight Pro Bowl selections, followed by the Cowboys and Chiefs  and Ravens and 49ers (six apiece). The NFL announced Monday that Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald and Packers cornerback Jaire Alexander were the first two NFC players to make the roster. This is Donald's ninth consecutive year being named to the Pro Bowl