The National Football League released the schedule for the 2019 season earlier this week and New England Patriots fans will need to plan their life around Sunday, September 8th!

September 8th is when the Patriots will raise their sixth Championship banner ahead of their season opener against the Pittsburg Steelers.

The schedule, which was announced Wednesday night shows the Pats will appear in primetime at least five times during the 2019 season. The teams bye-week is set for Week 10.

For those of you wondering about the AFC rematch between the Patriots and the Kansas City Chiefs, you'll have to wait until Sunday, December 8th for the Brady/Mahomes matchup.

Week 1: Sun. Sept. 8 - 8:25 p.m. - vs. Steelers
Week 2: Sun. Sept. 15 - 1 p.m. - at Dolphins
Week 3: Sun. Sept. 22 - 1 p.m. - vs. Jets
Week 4: Sun. Sept. 29 - 1 p.m. - at Bills
Week 5: Sun. Oct. 6 - 1 p.m. - at Redskins
Week 6: Thu. Oct. 10 - 8:20 p.m. - vs. Giants
Week 7: Mon. Oct. 21 - 8:15 p.m. - at Jets
Week 8: Sun. Oct. 27 - 4:25 p.m. - vs. Browns
Week 9: Sun. Nov. 3 - 8:25 p.m. - at Ravens
Week 10: Bye Week
Week 11: Sun. Nov. 17 - 4:25 p.m. - at Eagles
Week 12: Sun. Nov. 24 - 4:25 p.m. - vs. Cowboys
Week 13: Sun. Dec. 1 - 8:25 p.m. - at Texans
Week 14: Sun. Dec. 8 - 4:25 p.m. - vs. Chiefs
Week 15: Sun. Dec. 15 - 1 p.m. - at Bengals
Week 16: Sun. Dec. 22 - 1 p.m. - vs. Bills
Week 17: Sun. Dec. 29 - 1 p.m. - vs. Dolphins