NFL, college football, golf, and NASCAR package for your weekend sports slate


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MIAMI, Sept 16 (UPI) – More than 100 college football and NFL games, and dozens of MLB, soccer, and LIV golf tournament games fill the weekend sports schedule.

A boxing title fight and a playoff race from the NASCAR Cup Series will also be broadcast.

But the college football slate and the NFL’s regular classes are in full swing, with thousands of athletes set to invade fields across the country Friday through Sunday.

The second week of the NFL kicks off Thursday, with the Kansas City Chiefs facing the Los Angeles Chargers. Three college games will be broadcast on Friday, with 220 other teams to face off on Saturday.

Thirteen of the 16 games will be broadcast from Week Two Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening.


Florida will battle Louisville in one of the three games scheduled for Friday night. That match will begin at 7:30 PM EST and will be broadcast on ESPN.

Georgia, second in the coaches poll, will face South Carolina Saturday noon EST on ESPN. Number 14 BYU will meet Number 24 Oregon at 3:30 p.m. on Fox.

1 Alabama will host UL Monroe at 4 p.m. on the SEC Network. Ohio State No. 3 will face Toledo at 7 p.m. on Fox.

In the NFL, Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens will face the Miami Dolphins in one of seven games scheduled at 1 p.m. EST on Sunday. This game will be broadcast on CBS.

Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will face the New Orleans Saints at the same time on Fox.

The Dallas Cowboys will host the Cincinnati Bengals at 4:25 p.m. on CBS. Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers will host the Chicago Bears at 8:20 p.m. Sunday on NBC.

Week two will also include two Monday night games. The Buffalo Bills will host the Tennessee Titans at 7:15 p.m. on ESPN. The Philadelphia Eagles host the Minnesota Vikings at 8:30 p.m. on ABC.

Live golf

The fifth championship of the controversial LIV Golf Invitational Series will take place Friday through Sunday in Sugar Grove, Ill. LIV Golf Chicago will broadcast at 1 PM EST daily on DAZN,, and on the LIV Golf YouTube and Facebook pages.

The winner of LIV Golf Chicago will receive a first place prize of $4 million. The second and third places will receive $2.1 and $1.5 million, respectively.

Cameron Smith, the number 3 golfer in the world golf rankings, is a 48-player field favourite. #23 Dustin Johnson, #20 Joaquin Neiman, #35 Taylor Gotsch, #50 Patrick Reed are among the other top 5 candidates.

NASCAR Qualifiers

The Round of 16 of the NASCAR Cup Series will conclude on Saturday evening at Bristol Motor Speedway. The Bass Pro Shops Night Race will air at 7:30pm EST on USA Network.

Denny Hamlin is a favourite. Expected contenders include Chase Elliott, Kyle Larson, Kyle Bush and Kevin Harvick.

Four drivers will be disqualified from the AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500 next week, the first race of the round of 12.

Bosch, Austin Dillon, Chase Briscoe and Harvick are the last four drivers in the current standings.

Weekend schedule (all times are EST)



LIV Golf Chicago Round 1 at 1pm on DAZN,, YouTube and Facebook

college football

Merrimack at Harvard at 7 p.m. on ESPN+

Florida in Louisville at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN

Air Force Wyoming at 8 p.m. on CBSSN


Orioles at Blue Jays at 7 p.m. on Apple TV +

Dodgers at Giants at 10 p.m. on Apple TV +



Premier League: Manchester City at Wolverhampton at 7am on USA Network

Bundesliga: Schalke 04 at Borussia Dortmund at 9:30 a.m. on ESPN2

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich in Augsburg at 9:30 a.m. on ESPN +

La Liga: Elche in Barcelona at 10:15 a.m. on ESPN +

MLS: New York Red Bulls at NYCFC 1pm on ESPN+

MLS: Philadelphia in Atlanta at 3:30 p.m. on Twitter

MLS: Montreal in New England at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN+

MLS: Toronto in Orlando at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN+

MLS: Charlotte in Chicago at 8pm on ESPN+

MLS: Minnesota in Kansas City at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN+

MLS: Nashville in Austin at 9 p.m. on ESPN+

MLS: Cincinnati at Salt Lake 9:30 p.m. on ESPN+

MLS: Seattle in Vancouver at 10pm on ESPN+

MLS: Colorado at LA Galaxy 10:30 p.m. on ESPN+

MLS: Dallas at San Jose at 10:30 p.m. on ESPN+

college football

Georgia in South Carolina noon on ESPN

UConn at Michigan noon on ABC

Oklahoma in Nebraska at noon on Fox

Texas State at Baylor Noon FS1

Youngstown State in Kentucky Noon on SEC

Bordeaux in Syracuse at noon on ESPN2

Cal at Notre Dame at 2:30 p.m. on NBC

BYU in Oregon at 3:30 p.m. on Fox

Ole miss at Georgia Tech at 3:30 p.m. on ABC

Penn State in Auburn at 3:30 p.m. on CBS

UL Monroe in Alabama at 4 p.m. on SEC . Network

Utah Martin in Boise State at 4 p.m. at FS1

Liberty at Wake Forest at 5 p.m. on ACC

Toledo, Ohio at 7 p.m. on Fox

Arkansas-Pine Bluff in Oklahoma at 7 p.m. on ESPN+

Missouri in Arkansas at 7 p.m. on ESPN +

Texas Tech in NC State at 7 p.m. on ESPN2

Akron in Tennessee at 7 p.m. on ESPN +

South Florida in Florida at 7:30 p.m. on SEC . Network

Michigan State in Washington at 7:30 p.m. on ABC

Pittsburgh in western Michigan at 7:30 p.m. on ESPNU

SMU in Maryland at 7:30 p.m. on FS1

Louisiana Tech in Clemson at 8 p.m. on ACC

UTSA in Texas at 8 p.m. on Longhorn . Network

Miami at Texas A&M at 9 pm on ESPN

San Diego State in Utah at 10 p.m. on ESPN2

Fresno State at USC at 10:30 p.m. on Fox

North Dakota Arizona at 11 p.m. FS1


LIV Golf Chicago: Round Two at 1pm on DAZN,, YouTube and Facebook


Cup Series Round 16 of the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at 7:30 p.m. on USA Network


Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin at 11pm on DAZN



Serie A: Inter Milan in Udinese at 6:30 am on Paramount +

Premier League: Arsenal at Brentford at 7am on USA Network

Serie A: Juventus at Monza at 9 am on Paramount +

Premier League: Leicester City vs Tottenham 12:30pm on NBC

MLS: Portland in Columbus at 1 p.m. on ESPN

Ligue 1: PSG at Lyon at 2:45 PM on beIN Sports

La Liga: Real Madrid at Atletico Madrid at 3 pm on ESPN +

MLS: Miami at DC United at 5 pm on ESPN +

MLS: Houston at LAFC at 10:30 p.m. on ESPN+


Dolphins at Ravens at 1 p.m. on CBS

Jets at Browns at 1 p.m. on CBS

Leaders at Lions at 1 p.m. on Fox

Ponies at a Jaguar at 1 p.m. on CBS

Pirates in Saints at 1 p.m. on Fox

Panthers in the Giants at 1 p.m. on Fox

The Patriots at the Steelers at 1 p.m. on CBS

Falcons in Ramez at 4:05 pm on Fox

Seahawks at the 49ers at 4:05 p.m. on Fox

Bengals at the Cowboys at 4:25 p.m. on CBS

Texas at the Broncos at 4:25 p.m. on CBS

Cardinals in Raiders at 4:25 p.m. on CBS

Bears in the Packers at 8:20 p.m. on NBC


LIV Golf Chicago: Final Round at 1pm on DAZN,, YouTube and Facebook


Dodgers at the Giants at 7 p.m. on ESPN

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert passed under pressure during the first half of the game between the Chargers and the Las Vegas Raiders at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood California on September 11, 2022. The Chargers won 24-19. Photo by Mike Golding/UPI | license image