Patriots to face Chiefs in NFL’s regular-season opener

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, pictured above. (Ben Margot/AP)

The NFL released its regular-season schedule on Thursday, with the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs squaring off in the opener on Sept. 7 at Gillette Stadium.

Other marquee games in Week 1 include the Green Bay Packers hosting the Seattle Seahawks and the Dallas Cowboys welcoming the New York Giants on Sunday Night Football.