Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season is here, and that means the return of the announcers that grace our screens over the coming months. With a full slate of 16 games kicking off the season, we have a wide range of announcers (with CBS and FOX the mainstays) covering Week 1 of the NFL season. Nonetheless, which ones will be announcing which games?
FOX NFL announcers for Week 1
Week 1 will see FOX covering a total of six games, four at 1 PM ET and two at 4:25 PM ET. FOX will have three-person crews at five of their games, with a field reporter providing additional analysis beyond the two headline announcers. However, at their feature game between the Packers and Saints, FOX will have a four-person team, with two field reporters.
Eagles at Falcons | 1 PM ET | Kevin Burkhardt, Greg Olsen, Pam Oliver (Field reporter)
49ers at Lions | 1 PM ET | Kevin Kugler, Mark Sanchez, Laura Okmin (Field reporter)
Seahawks at Colts | 1 PM ET | Kenny Albert, Jonathan Vilma, Sara Walsh (Field reporter)
Vikings at Bengals | 1 PM ET | Chris Myers, Daryl Johnson, Jennifer Hale (Field reporter)
Packers at Saints | 4:25 PM ET | Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Erin Andrews/Tom Rinaldi (Field reporters)
Broncos at Giants | 4:25 PM ET | Adam Amin, Mark Schlereth, Shannon Sharpe (Field reporter)
CBS NFL announcers for Week 1
In Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season, CBS will be covering a total of seven games with three-person crews at five of them. Two of the games in the 1 PM ET window will have just a two-person crew of announcers with no field reporter.
Steelers at Bills | 1 PM ET | Ian Eagles, Charles Davis, Evan Washburn (Field reporter)
Jets at Panthers | 1 PM ET | Andrew Catalon, James Lofton, Sherree Burruss (Field reporter)
Jaguars at Texans | 1 PM ET | Greg Gumbel, Adam Archuleta, AJ Ross (Field reporter)
Cardinals at Titans | 1 PM ET | Tom McCarthy, Tiki Barber
Chargers at Washington | 1 PM ET | Spero Dedes, Jay Feely
Browns at Chiefs | 4:25 PM ET | Jim Nantz, Tony Romo, Tracy Wolfson (Field reporter)
Dolphins at Patriots | 4:25 PM ET | Kevin Harlan, Trent Green, Melanie Collins (Field reporter)
Bears at Rams | 8:20 PM ET | Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter)
ESPN / ABC announcers for 2021
Ravens at Raiders | 8:15 PM ET | Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick, Lisa Salters (Field reporter)