The Patriots will play the Colts in Frankfurt, Germany, on Nov. 12 in a Week 10 matchup, the NFL launched Wednesday.
Kickoff is about for 9:30 a.m. ET. The Patriots can be the designated residence group, as one in every of many few franchises that owns promoting rights in Germany. The rest of the group’s schedule will doubtless be launched Thursday.
“Germany has among the most passionate sports activities followers on the earth and has at all times been a global chief in enthusiasm for American soccer and the NFL,” Patriots proprietor and CEO Robert Kraft acknowledged in a press launch. “I’m thrilled to play a house recreation on this new market and to proceed to construct upon our staff’s lengthy historical past and engagement with German followers. Our objective is to attach with followers on the native stage, and I stay up for increasing that fan base and fostering extra relationships and alternatives for partnership in Germany in addition to Austria and Switzerland.”
The Nov. 12 sport can be the Patriots’ first worldwide kickoff since 2017, after they beat the Raiders in Mexico Metropolis. The Pats beforehand kicked off twice in London and gained every video video games in 2009 and 2012.
The Chiefs and Dolphins will play the NFL’s second-ever sport in Germany and first in Frankfurt on Nov. 5. Final season, the Buccaneers edged Seattle 21-16 in Munich for the league’s first Germany sport.
The Patriots’ remaining 2023 opponents are below.
Residence: Payments, Dolphins, Jets, Chargers, Chiefs, Saints, Eagles, Commanders
Away: Payments, Dolphins, Jets, Broncos, Raiders, steelers, Cowboys, Giants