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Atlanta Falcons release 2018 schedule

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If the Atlanta Falcons are going to be the first team to make the Super Bowl when the game is hosted in their own stadium, they'll face a tough road on their way.

The 2018 schedule was released Thursday and it's not pretty.

The Falcons will visit both teams in the Keystone State, including the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles in the opening week on September 6. They'll also visit Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers on October 7.

Additional out of division road games include trips to Washington, Cleveland and Green Bay. That's in addition to road games in their division against New Orleans, Carolina and Tampa Bay.

Here's a look at the entire Falcons 2018 schedule:

  • September 6: at Philadelphia
  • September 16: vs. Carolina
  • September 23: vs. New Orleans
  • September 30: vs. Cincinnati
  • October 7: At Pittsburgh
  • October 14: vs. Tampa Bay
  • October 22: vs. New York Giants
  • WEEK 8 BYE
  • November 4: at Washington
  • November 11 at Cleveland
  • November 18: vs. Dallas
  • November 22: at New Orleans
  • December 2: vs. Baltimore
  • December 9 at Green Bay
  • December 16 vs. Arizona
  • December 23: at Carolina
  • December 30: at Tampa Bay

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