Prescott also set the record for the most passing yards in a two- and three-game stretch, with 974 and 1,424, respectively. This will increase to 48.8% if the regular season expands to 17 games. Played their Week 2 home opener behind closed doors; for Week 4, only season-ticket holders who had season tickets since 1998 or earlier were allowed to attend; beginning in Week 6, spectator capacity will be limited to 25%. A team-by-team look", "Where each of the 32 NFL teams stands on allowing fans into stadiums", "Roger Goodell doubles down on lack of competitive advantage for teams that have fans in stands", "How each NFL stadium is planning on handling fans", "NFL to ban cheerleaders, mascots, reporters and multiple other groups from sideline for 2020 season", "NFL will block off first 6–8 rows of seats from fans this season", "Raiders ready for big opening act on Las Vegas Strip", "NFL Kickoff 2020: League Debuts Crowd-Sound System Designed for Fanless Stadiums", "NFL finalizing policy for artificial crowd noise", "NFL to provide pre-recorded crowd noise for teams to play during games", "NFL Kickoff 2020: NBC's Sunday Night Football Adds C360 Overhead Replay Camera, Shifts Graphics and Edit Teams Back Home", "NFL revises stadium sound rules, allows teams to crank up the volume on fake crowd noise", "The NFL will use Microsoft Teams to let fans cheer along with players when they score a touchdown", "Cardinals' First Two Home Game Won't Have Fans", "Falcons to allow limited number of fans at games in Mercedes-Benz Stadium starting Oct. 11", "Ravens Will Not Host Fans for Initial Part of 2020 Season", "Mayor Jack Young Approves Plans Allowing Fans At M&T Bank Stadium For Ravens-Steelers Game", "Current New York guidelines would prohibit fans from attending pro sports events", "Poloncarz: talks underway to allow Bills fans to attend next home game in October", "Cuomo: I am "100 percent eager" to get fans back at Bills Stadium", "Carolina Panthers will have fans at home games. , Cincinnati, by virtue of having the worst record in 2019, held the first overall selection and selected QB Joe Burrow out of LSU. He oversees the day-to-day operations of the officiating department and is the primary contact for coaches' and general managers' officiating questions, among other duties. Prevent teams from committing multiple dead-ball fouls in the fourth quarter or in overtime while the clock is running in an attempt to manipulate the game clock. , Although ESPN's current MNF deal expires in 2021 and the contracts with CBS, Fox, and NBC end in 2022, the NFL may begin negotiations on new broadcast deals in 2020. Players who voluntarily opted out will have their advances taken from their 2021 salary, while players who opted out for medical reasons will not. Brady also became the oldest player to throw five touchdown passes in a game at 43 years, 62 days. The final times of these games will be announced no later than four weeks prior to game day. 6-keys: media/spln/nfl/reg/free/stories, at Teams may return an unlimited number of players from injured reserve throughout the year, instead of the normal limit of three. Make permanent the expansion of automatic replay reviews to include scoring plays and turnovers negated by a foul, and any successful or unsuccessful try attempt.
No spectators for the entire season, as Raiders' owner, In May, the team unveiled a concept for how it would adapt, Played behind closed doors for their home opener.  Brennaman, who also worked for the Reds, was suspended from doing games “until further notice”. CBS plans to air an alternate broadcast for this game on sister network Nickelodeon, oriented toward a youth audience. The game will also be available via live stream on CBS All Access. His tenure was lowlighted by trading away star WR. A player on injured reserve is allowed to return after missing three games, down from eight. The only time the NFL extended its regular season and postseason in the same year was back in 1978, when the regular season went from 14 to 16 games, while the playoff field was expanded by two teams. The division pairings for 2020 are as follows: Intra-conference Get the day's big stories + fun stuff you love like mock drafts, picks and power rankings. The soundtrack uses crowd audio collected by NFL Films from past games involving the home team, including general ambience, team-specific chants, and contextual reactions. , This season, the TNF games include a new "Scout's Feed" broadcast featuring extended play analysis by Bucky Brooks and Daniel Jeremiah, and a new "NFL Next Live" feed on Twitch hosted by Cari Champion and Andrew Hawkins and, which will feature viewer interactivity. The NFL has officially expanded its playoff format to 14 teams in time for the 2020 season. He had a 35–49–1 (.418) record for his 5+ season tenure with the organization, with one playoff appearance. Under the new NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), the playoffs will expand to 14 teams. ET. Also, the minimum attendance required to turn off the crowd noise was reduced to 2,500. section: | slug: nfl-owners-approve-playoff-expansion-for-2020-season-adding-one-team-per-conference | sport: football | route: article_single.us | In 8+ seasons as the Panthers head coach, he went 79–67–1 (.541), with four playoff appearances including three. In addition, a team plays against all four teams in one division from each conference. NBC continues to air Sunday Night Football, the Kickoff Game, and the Thanksgiving night game. However, NBC traded the game to CBS in exchange for Super Bowl LVI, which will fall during the 2022 Winter Olympics, the first to be scheduled during an ongoing Olympic Games (NBC also holds the U.S. broadcast rights to the Olympics). There will be three Wild Card teams per conference, and only the conference's top seed receives a first round bye.