2023 NFL season: Full Week 1 scores & recaps of Sunday games

2023-09-11 04:46:41

Week 1 of the NFL season felt like a breath of fresh air for some and like a punch to the gut for others. After almost seven months of no official NFL games, the 2023 season went full steam ahead with a jampacked Sunday in which 14 games were played. Including humiliating beatings by the Dallas Cowboysagainst the New York Giants on Sunday Night Football and by the San Francisco 49ers against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Dallas Cowboys (1-0) 40-0 New York Giants (0-1)

Daniel Jones’ blank stare after 40-0 loss to Cowboys: “It wasn’t our best game”@SNYGiants

Where: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New JerseyInteresting fact: The Cowboys opened the scoring with a blocked field goal attempt return for a touchdown, the first such score in 15 years, and the 40-point difference is the largest margin of victory in the history of this rivalry.

San Francisco 49ers (1-0) 30-7 Pittsburgh Steelers (0-1)

Where: Acrisure Stadium, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaInteresting fact: San Francisco second-year defensive lineman Drake Jackson had three catches against Kenny Pickett.

Philadelphia Eagles (1-0) 25-20 New England Patriots (0-1)

Where: Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MassachusettsInteresting Fact: The game was marked by Tom Brady’s return home for the first 20 years of his career, he was honored at halftime.

Miami Dolphins (1-0) 36-34 Los Angeles Chargers (0-1)

Where: SoFi Stadium, Inglewood CaliforniaInteresting Fact: With his 215 yards receiving on Sunday, Tyreek Hill surpassed the combined total of Ja’Marr Chase, Tee Higgins, Drake London, Tyler Lockett, D.J. Moore, Terry McLaurin, Amari Cooper, Odell Beckham Jr. and Marquise ‘Hollywood’ Brown for the week.

Las Vegas Raiders (1-0) 17-16 Denver Broncos (0-1)

Where: Empower Field at Mile High, Denver, ColoradoInteresting Fact: Sean Payton’s first call as head coach of the Broncos was a short kick that they recovered surprisingly but was nullified for touching the ball before it went 10 yards


Los Angeles Rams (1-0) 30-13 Seattle Seahawks (0-1)

Where: Lumen Field, Seattle, WashingtonInteresting Fact: Puka Nacua made his NFL debut with an unexpected performance for the Rams that included 10 receptions for 115 yards.

Other NFL Week 1 Sunday results

Arizona Cardinals (0-1) 16-20 Washington Commanders (1-0)Carolina Panthers (0-1) 10-24 Atlanta Falcons (1-0)Cincinnati Bengals (0-1) 3-24 Cleveland Browns (1-0)Houston Texans (0-1) 9-25 Baltimore Ravens (1-0)Jacksonville Jaguars (1-0) 31-21 Indianapolis Colts (0-1)Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0) 20-17 Minnesota Vikings (0-1)Tennessee Titans (0-1) 15-16 New Orleans Saints (1-0)Green Bay Packers (1-0) 38-20 Chicago Bears

The only game pending is the game between the Buffalo Bills and the New York Jets which will take place during the first Monday Night Football of the season.

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