How to watch the 49ers schedule release for 2023

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The 49ers schedule for 2023 is going to be released on Thursday, May 11, and here's how you can tune in live.

The San Francisco 49ers' list of opponents has been public news for some time now, but fans are still eagerly awaiting the actual release of the 2023 NFL schedule.

That schedule release, which is also inclusive of the 31 other teams around the league, will allow fans to plan their calendars accordingly, decide which games to attend and if there are any primetime games worth watching. In the Niners' case, getting the max of five primetime games should squarely be on the table.

The 2023 NFL schedule will officially be released on Thursday, May 11. And while there will be various leaks that take place leading up to the official announcement, it'll be Thursday night for fans who want to know when things are made official.

And here's how you can find out live.

What time is the 2023 NFL schedule release?

The NFL schedule release, including that for San Francisco, will start on Thursday, May 11 at 8 p.m. ET.

The show is scheduled to last three hours.

Additionally, the league announced that certain games, including international bouts, will be announced prior to the schedule-release show on Thursday night:

"Ahead of the release of the full 2023 NFL regular season schedule on Thursday, the following games will be announced: International Games -- Wednesday on NFL Network and ESPN Black Friday Game -- Wednesday via Amazon Select individual games -- Wednesday on Fox & Friends and CBS Mornings Select individual games -- Thursday on Today Show and Good Morning America"

49ers schedule 2023: How to watch NFL schedule release live

Fans who want to tune into the live television broadcast can either watch it on NFL Network or stream it on, the NFL app or NFL+,

Which teams do the 49ers play in 2023?

San Francisco will be the road team for the 17th game of the season, meaning there'll be eight home games at Levi's Stadium and nine away games. The 49ers also play the NFC East and AFC North while also boasting a first-place schedule after winning the NFC West last year.

Here are the teams the Niners play this season:

49ers home opponents

  • Los Angeles Rams
  • Arizona Cardinals
  • Seattle Seahawks
  • Dallas Cowboys
  • New York Giants
  • Baltimore Ravens
  • Cincinnati Bengals
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers

49ers road opponents

  • Los Angeles Rams
  • Arizona Cardinals
  • Seattle Seahawks
  • Philadelphia Eagles
  • Washington Commanders
  • Cleveland Browns
  • Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Minnesota Vikings
  • Jacksonville Jaguars

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