The first game of the year is between the Baltimore Ravens, led by last year's Superbowl MVP Joe Flacco, and the Denver Broncos led by star quarterback Peyton Manning.
The game kicks off at 7:30 p.m. on NBC.
If you're looking for someplace to take in the game other than your couch, here are some local bars and grills around the Montgomery area that might be a great location.
- Elmer's Dog House
- Scoreboards Sports Pub (Oswego)
- Chelios' Pub and Grill (Aurora)
Tell Us: Will you be watching the game? Are you ready for the season to start?