The New England Patriots are expected to play their starters against the Detroit Lions and we should get a chance to see the top players for the first half of the game. Hopefully everyone remains healthy as the teams prepare for the opening week of the regular season.
All game details below. Please use this as the open thread for discussion.
Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017
Location: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan
Kickoff: 7:00 PM EST
SB Nation Affiliates: PrideofDetroit.com
Announcers: Dan Roche and Christian Fauria with Matt Chatham on the sidelines.
Boston, Mass. WBZ-TV Channel 4
Radio: 98.5 FM, with Scott Zolak and Bob Socci
Additional Information: The Patriots provide an incredible breakdown on their website.