BOSTON (CBS) – The NFL released the 2012 schedule Tuesday night and the Patriots will play in at least four nationally televised games including Thanksgiving night against the New York Jets.
Peyton Manning and the Broncos will visit Gillette Stadium on October 7.
The Patriots will close out the month of October by traveling to London, England to play the St. Louis Rams at Wembley Stadium on Oct. 28 as part of the NFL’s International Series. The game will be the Patriots’ second regular-season game played in London.
The team’s bye week comes after the London game in Week 9.
2012 Patriots Regular Season Schedule
Sunday, September 9, 1:00PM ET at Tennessee Titans
Sunday, September 16, 1:00PM ET Arizona Cardinals
Sunday, September 23, 8:20PM ET at Baltimore Ravens
Sunday, September 30, 1:00PM ET at Buffalo Bills
Sunday, October 7, 4:15PM ET Denver Broncos
Sunday, October 14, 4:05PM ET at Seattle Seahawks
Sunday, October 21 , 4:15PM ET New York Jets
Sunday, October 28, 1:00PM ET at St. Louis Rams (London)
Week 9 Bye
Sunday, November 11, 1:00PM ET Buffalo Bills
Sunday, Novemebr 18, 1:00PM ET Indianapolis Colts
Thursday, November 22, 8:30PM ET at New York Jets (Thanksgiving)
Sunday, December 2, 1:00PM ET at Miami Dolphins
Monday, December 10, 8:30 PM ET Houston Texans
Sunday, December 16, 8:20 PM ET San Francisco 49ERS
Sunday, December 23, 1:00PM ET at Jacksonville Jaguars
Sunday, December 30, 1:00PM ET Miami Dolphins