2014 Packers Schedule

The Packers visit Seattle in the NFL's Kickoff game — one of five primetime contests on the schedule that was announced on Wednesday night. The home slate begins in Week 2 against the Jets. Plus, the Packers get a midseason bye. Here's the schedule with the opponents' key offseason moves.

WEEK 1 at Seattle

Where, time/date, TV: Seattle, 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 4, NBC

2013 record: 13-3

Key additions: OT Steve Schilling.

Key losses: CB Brandon Browner, DT Red Bryant, DE Chris Clemons, TE Kellen Davis, OT Breno Giacomini, DT Clinton McDonald, OLB O'Brien Schofield.

WEEK 2: N.Y. Jets

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, 3:25 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 14, CBS

2013 record: 8-8

Key additions: WR Eric Decker, WR Jacoby Ford, OT Breno Giacomini, RB Chris Johnson, CB Johnny Patrick, CB Dimitri Patterson, QB Michael Vick.

Key losses: CB Antonio Cromartie, OT Austin Howard, QB Mark Sanchez.

WEEK 3: at Detroit

Where, time/date, TV: Detroit, noon, Sunday, Sept. 21, Fox

2013 record: 7-9

Key additions: S James Ihedigbo, WR Golden Tate.

Key losses: WR Nate Burleson, S Louis Delmas.

WEEK 4: at Chicago

Where, time/date, TV: Chicago, noon, Sunday, Sept. 28, Fox

2013 record: 8-8

Key additions: DE Jared Allen, C Brian De La Puente, DE Lamarr Houston, S M.D. Jennings, DE Willie Young.

Key losses: QB Josh McCown, DT Henry Melton, DE Julius Peppers, DT Corey Wootton, S Major Wright.

WEEK 5: Minnesota

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, 7:25 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, NFL Network/CBS

2013 record: 5-10-1

Key additions: CB Derek Fox, DT Linval Joseph, CB Captain Munnerlyn, DE Corey Wootton.

Key losses: DE Jared Allen, TE John Carlson, CB Chris Cook, RB Toby Gerhart, DT Letroy Guion.

WEEK 6: at Miami*

Where, time/date, TV: Miami, noon, Sunday, Oct. 12, Fox

2013 record: 8-8

Key additions: OT Branden Albert, S Louis Delmas, CB Cortland Finnegan, DT Earl Mitchell, RB Knowshon Moreno, G Shelley Smith, WR Damian Williams.

Key losses: CB Nolan Carroll S Chris Clemons, G John Jerry, CB Chris Owens, CB Dimitri Patterson, DT Paul Soliai.

WEEK 7: Carolina*

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, noon, Sunday, Oct. 19, Fox

2013 record: 12-4

Key additions: WR Jason Avant, WR Jerricho Cotchery, S Thomas Decoud.

Key losses: WR/KR Ted Ginn, WR Brandon LaFell, S Mike Mitchell, CB Captain Munnerlyn, WR Steve Smith.

WEEK 8: at New Orleans*

Where, time/date, TV: New Orleans, 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 26, NBC

2013 record: 11-5

Key additions: CB Champ Bailey, S Jairus Byrd, FB Erik Lorig.

Key losses: OT Charles Brown, C Brian De La Puente, S Malcolm Jenkins, WR Lance Moore.


WEEK 10: Chicago*

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 9, NBC

2013 record: 8-8

Coaching changes: There were no shocking moves, even with the worst defense in franchise history. Mel Tucker remains as coordinator, though second-year coach Marc Trestman whacked his defensive line and linebackers coaches.

WEEK 11: Philadelphia*

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, noon, Sunday, Nov. 16, Fox

2013 record: 10-6

Key additions: CB Nolan Carroll, S Malcolm Jenkins, QB Mark Sanchez.

Key losses: WR Jason Avant, S Patrick Chung, WR DeSean Jackson, QB Michael Vick.

WEEK 12: at Minnesota*

Where, time/date, TV: Minnesota, noon, Sunday, Nov. 23, Fox

2013 record: 5-10-1

Coaching changes: Leslie Frazier is out and Mike Zimmer is in. He had spent the past five seasons as Cincinnati's defensive coordinator, and that unit frustrated the Packers through much of last year's matchup.

WEEK 13: New England*

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, 3:25 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 30, CBS

2013 record: 12-4

Key additions: CB Brandon Browner, S Patrick Chung, WR Brandon LaFell, CB Darrelle Revis.

Key losses: RB LeGarrette Blount, MLB Dane Fletcher, MLB Brandon Spikes, CB Aqib Talib.

WEEK 14: Atlanta

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, 7:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 8, ESPN

2013 record: 4-12

Key additions: G Jon Asamoah, WR Devin Hester, DE Tyson Jackson, DT Paul Soliai, CB Josh Wilson.

Key losses: S Thomas Decoud.

WEEK 15: at Buffalo*

Where, time/date, TV: Buffalo, noon, Sunday, Dec. 14, Fox

2013 record: 6-10

Key additions: RB Anthony Dixon, CB Corey Graham, MLB Brandon Spikes.

Key losses: S Jairus Byrd, DE Alex Carrington, MLB Arthur Moats.

WEEK 16: at Tampa Bay*

Where, time/date, TV: Tampa Bay, noon, Sunday, Dec. 21, Fox

2013 record: 4-12

Key additions: OT Anthony Collins, C Evan Dietrich-Smith, MLB Dane Fletcher, CB Mike Jenkins, DE Michael Johnson, QB Josh McCown, DT Clinton McDonald, TE Brandon Myers, CB Alterraun Verner, S Major Wright.

Key losses: C Ted Larsen, FB Erik Lorig, OT Donald Penn, CB Darrelle Revis.

WEEK 17: Detroit*

Where, time/date, TV: Lambeau, noon, Sunday, Dec. 28, Fox

2013 record: 7-9

Coaching changes: Jim Schwartz is out and Jim Caldwell is in. Caldwell, the former coach of the Colts, has been asked to bring discipline to a penalty-plagued team and to get the best out of Matthew Stafford.

NOTE: Games with asterisk may shift due to NFL flexible scheduling, which will be used in Weeks 11-17 this season. It may also be applied in Weeks 5-10, but can be used in no more than two weeks during that period.

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